Simon Ings

Simon Ings is the author of eight previous novels (some science fiction, some not) and two works of non-fiction, including the Baillie Gifford longlisted Stalin And The Scientists. His debut novel Hot Head was widely acclaimed. He is the arts editor of New Scientist magazine and splits his time between a sweltering penthouse in Dubai (not his) and possibly the coldest flat in London.

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  • The Smoke

    22 January 2019

    Simon Ings’ THE SMOKE is about love, loss and loneliness in an incomprehensible world.

    Humanity has been split into three ...