Sad to hear today about the passing of writer Harry Harrison whose “Stainless Steel Rat” novels brightened up many a dreary day when I was a teenager. As well as his often satirical sci-fi novels, Harrison also provided the inspiration for the classic Charlton Heston movie “Soylent Green” which if you don’t know is made from …well I won’t spoil it for you if you haven’t seen it.

A full obituary courtesy of The Guardian can be found here.

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