This November, join Arthur C. Clarke Award-winner Adrian Tchaikovsky for an evening celebrating the forthcoming finale to his _Children of Time_ series: _Children of Memory_.
A far-reaching space opera spanning generations, species and galaxies, _Children of Memory_ is the unmissable follow-up to _Children of Time_ & _Children of Ruin._
_When Earth failed, it sent out arkships to establish new outposts. So the spaceship Enkidu and its captain, Heorest Holt, carried its precious human cargo to a potential new paradise. Generations later, this fragile colony has managed to survive on Imir, eking out a hardy existence. Yet life is tough, and much technological knowledge has been lost.
_Then strangers appear, on a world where everyone knows their neighbour. They possess unparalleled knowledge and thrilling new technology - for they have come from the stars, to help humanity's lost colonies. But not all is as it seems on Imir.
_As the visitors lose track of time and memories, they discover the colonists fear unknown enemies and Imir's own murky history. Neighbour turns against neighbour, as society fractures in the face of this terrifying foe. Perhaps some other intelligence is at work, toying with colonists and space-faring scientists alike? But not all questions are so easily answered - and the price may be the colony itself._
Adrian Tchaikovsky was born in Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, and headed off to university in Reading to study psychology and zoology. For reasons unclear even to himself, he subsequently ended up in law. Adrian has since worked as a legal executive in both Reading and Leeds and now writes full time.
Adrian is the author of the critically acclaimed Shadows of the Apt series, the Echoes of the Fall series and other novels, novellas and short-stories. _The Tiger and the Wolf_ won the British Fantasy Award for Best Fantasy Novel - and _Children of Time_ won the Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction Novel. This was in the award's thirtieth anniversary year.