Liquid Crystal Nightingale

Liquid Crystal Nightingale

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"Go Deeper," They Said. "Look Closer."

Pleo Tanza is a survivor. Her father was broken by tragedy, her twin sister is dead-chewed up and spat out by the corruption and injustice of Chatoyance-but she's going to make it, whatever it takes. She's going to get off this rock.

But escape is for the rich or lucky. Pleo's framed for the murder of a rival student-the daughter of one of the colony's wealthy, squabbling clans-and goes on the run, setting off a chain events that could destroy the fragile balance of the old colony forever...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 25mm | 270g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • No
  • 1781086508
  • 9781781086506
  • 1,462,213

Review quote

"This novel zooms down a motorway at 150 miles per hour on the back of a motorbike... a strong debut from a writer I will be watching." * Geek Syndicate * "Lee strongly invokes the tension between the different elements of the colony... Richly imagined and engrossing." * SFX Magazine * "Liquid Crystal Nightingale is an ambitious and complex debut... with a deeply realised world and an utterly unique tone." -- The British Fantasy Society -- Ian Green * The British Fantasy Society *
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About Eeleen Lee

EeLeen Lee was born in London, UK but has roots in Malaysia. After graduating from Royal Holloway College she spent several years as a lecturer and a copywriter until she took the leap into writing. As a result, her fiction since has appeared in various magazines and anthologies in the U.K, Australia, Singapore and Malaysia, such as Asian Monsters from Fox Spirit Books, and Amok: An Anthology of Asia-Pacific Speculative Fiction. When she is not writing she can be found editing fiction and non-fiction, being an armchair gemmologist, and tweeting at odd hours.
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Rating details

81 ratings
3.42 out of 5 stars
5 20% (16)
4 28% (23)
3 31% (25)
2 16% (13)
1 5% (4)
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