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Malcolm Rose used to be a full time scientist (teaching mainly organic chemistry) and wrote fiction in the middle of the night before giving up his day job and becoming a full-time writer in 1996.
Malcolm says “I reckon novel writing is not so removed from chemistry as you might think. In one life, I mix chemicals, stew them for a while and observe the reaction. In the other, I mix characters, stir in a bit of conflict and, again, observe the outcome.”