This episode of DEAD HAND RADIO is part of an ongoing series called simply SCIFI EDITION and is dedicated to the amazing writers, artists, filmmakers and fans of the Science Fiction genre.

My guest on this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Author / Illustrator Philip Reeve.

Philip is the author of Mortal Engines and The Railhead Series, as well as writer and illustrator of numerous children’s books. Philip joins me to talk about his background as a writer and illustrator, his early influences and how he got into the business of worldbuilding and storytelling.

We also talk about his interest in the Science Fiction genre and discuss several works by others, including films and novels.

This episode is part of the ongoing SCIFI EDITION which Andrew talks with artists, writers, filmmakers and fans of the science fiction genre.

If you’d like to learn more about Philip Reeve and his work, or get in contact with him you can find him on Twitter @philipreeve1 and read his blog at