When renegade author Hurley (The Light Brigade; The Stars Are Legion) takes readers to the future, be prepared for the unexpected. Yes, it will be dangerous, frequently brutal, and often devastating. But it's also savagely funny, deliriously strange, and absolutely brimming with adventure.
From the World Fantasy Award-winning author of Central Station comes a sweeping novel of history, adventure, and what it means to be a hero. Appeals to fans of classic/contemporary science fiction and literary fiction Appeals to superheroes and alternate history fansContains topical, international, and multicultural themesAuthor's novel, Central Station, won the Campbell Award, the Neukom Literary Award, and was shortlisted for the Clarke and British Science Fiction awards.