About the author

Leon Steelgrave

<p>Leon Steelgrave is the author of the <em>Europa City</em> series &#8211; hardboiled science fiction that traces its genealogy back to the pulp stories of the 1930s.&#160; This dark and satirical world serves as a warning of the dangers of ecological disaster and totalitarian regimes.</p>&#13; &#13; <p>Leon&#8217;s early work includes articles and reviews for music fanzines <em>Take To The Sky</em> and <em>Glasperlenspiel</em>.&#160; But it was his attempt to secure a commission for writing one of a series of <em>Judge Dredd</em> novels published by Virgin Books that kickstarted his fiction writing career.&#160; Although ultimately unsuccessful, the editorial feedback was sufficiently positive and encouraging for him to complete his debut novel <em>White Vampyre</em>.&#160; He has published a further three books in the series and is currently working on the first of a new series set in the wider <em>Europa City</em> universe.</p>&#13; &#13; <p>Leon is a member of the Alliance of Independent Authors and self-publishes his work through Ice Pick Books &#8211; fiction to make your ears burn!</p>&#13; &#13; <p>Writing being a solitary profession, Leon loves to engage with his readers, so feel free to join his mailing list for releases, updates and exclusive material.</p>