Entry updated 29 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1947- ) US author, mostly of nonfiction, including Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why (2003). He is of sf interest for Lucy (2010), an Apes as Human tale whose protagonist discovers after he has adopted the child of a dead colleague in Africa that she is the result of a Eugenic experiment in Genetic Engineering, and that she is half-human half-bonobo. [JC]
born St Louis, Missouri: 1947
works (highly selected)
- Lucy (New York: Alfred A Knopf, 2010) [hb/]
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