You can, if you want to, check out some of my best-of-the-year picks. Unlike most of the other people who responded, I didn't give any shout-outs to fiction, simply because I haven't read enough. I'm trying to remedy that now. Any suggestions?
I worked as a research biologist in various universities, including Oxford and UCLA, and for
six years was a lecturer in botany at St Andrews University before becoming a full-time
My latest novel is In The Mouth of The Whale, published in paperback in October 2012.
Some of my fiction and nonfiction is archived on my web site