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Lauren Beukes



Lauren Beukes is a recovering journalist, TV scriptwriter, award-winning columnist and writer (aka glorified typist).She lives in Cape Town with her husband and daughter.

Genres: General Fiction
 
Non fiction
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Awards
Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Book winner (2011) : Zoo City
John W. Campbell Best Book nominee (2011) : Zoo City
World Fantasy Best Novel nominee (2011) : Zoo City
Dagger Awards Best Book nominee (2013) : The Shining Girls


Lauren Beukes recommends
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Cormorant (2013)
(Miriam Black, book 3)
Chuck Wendig
"Fast, ferocious, sharp as a switchblade and ****ing fantastic."
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The Army Of The Lost (2014)
(Deadlands , book 3)
Lily Herne
"Fantastic! Teen-fighting-zombie-fun."
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The Mirror Empire (2014)
(Worldbreaker Saga, book 1)
Kameron Hurley
"Smart, dark, visceral and wonderfully, hectically entertaining."
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The Last One (2016)
Alexandra Oliva
"Tense and gorgeous and so damn clever . . . I loved every second."
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South (2016)
(Divided America, book 1)
Frank Owen
"Dark and beautiful. I loved it."
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Zodiac (2016)
Sam Wilson
"A bold storyteller with an amazing mind."
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The White Road (2017)
Sarah Lotz
"A ferociously imaginative storyteller."
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Autonomous (2017)
Annalee Newitz
"Holy hell. Autnomous is remarkable."
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Intruders (2018)
Mohale Mashigo
"Subversive and electric and yet achingly familiar."

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