Richard K Morgan Biography
Birthday: September 24, 1965 (Libra)
Born In: London, England
Richard K Morgan is a science fiction and fantasy author from Great Britain. Most of his books are based on the future and have an apocalyptic touch to them. He is often criticized for the extremely gloomy plots that most of his books have. He is also known for blending sci-fi with detective fiction to create a unique genre that piques the interest of both sci-fi and detective fiction fans equally. Some of his popular books that received great reviews from both the critics and readers alike are ‘Altered Carbon’, ‘Broken Angels’, ‘Woken Furies’ and the famous trilogy ‘A Land Fit for Heroes’. Altered Carbon’ became so successful that its rights were bought by the production unit Warner Brothers to be adapted into a movie. Though the movie failed to take off, it was recently made into a Netflix web series. Morgan is the proud recipient of the Arthur Clarke Award and Philip K. Dick Award. Apart from novels, he has also written the plot for the popular first-person shooter game ‘Crysis’. He has also worked with Liber Primus Games to create a gamebook series for Android, Apple and Amazon Kindle Fire devices.