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Jonathan Wright Reviews The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

The Shining GirlsVerdict: carrot

Imagine for a moment you’re one of the leading lights in nouveau-cyberpunk or post-new-weird-cyberpunk or some equally awkward term. Within genre circles you’re a rising star, but not to the wider world, in part because there’s an unfair perception that SF isn’t a southern-hemisphere thing and you hail from South Africa. Then, imagine you win the Clarke Award… Suddenly, all hell breaks loose.

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