RPL Johnson

Biography

Richard Johnson is the award-winning author of In Apprehension, How Like a God (Gold Award: Writers of the Future 2011) and Taking the High Road (Grand Prize: Jim Baen Memorial Writing Contest 2012). His first short story, A Friend in Need ,was published online at Alienskinmag.com and podcast on the Hugo Award winning Starship Sofa.

Born in Botswana and raised in England he now lives in Melbourne, Australia where he works as a structural engineer and writer.

Where to find RPL Johnson online


Where to buy in print


Books

In Apprehension How Like a God
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It is the year 2120 and the internet had been freed. Released from the confines of computer networks, it overlays reality and is administered by the Academy. When a member of the Academy is found dead under bizarre circumstances, Detective Conroy must find the killer. But how can you solve a murder in a world where reality itself can be reprogrammed?
This Other Earth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The Earth is lost, terraformed by an invading alien ecosystem. Fragments of humanity cling to life on rocky islands on the edges of their former empire and every year brings them closer to the arrival of the mysterious alien Seeders. On a mission into the heart of this other Earth, Dylan Williams must learn not only how to survive but what he is fighting for when everything he knows is gone.