America, 2036: a wasteland in economic ruin. Terrorism and ultra-violence plague a once powerful society, whose people's only escape is to numb themselves on flashback – a euphoric yet cripplingly addictive drug that allows its users to revisit happier, past experiences.
Ex-cop and addict Nick Bottom has seen flashback destroy his life. All he has left are the flash-induced memories of his beloved wife, taken from him in a fatal car accident. In despair and at rock bottom, Nick receives a proposition from billionaire magnate Hiroshi Nakamura.
Nakamura wants to buy Nick's services. In particular, his memories...
About the Author
Dan Simmons is an outstandingly creative and imaginative bestselling author. He has won the Hugo award, the World Fantasy Award, the Locus award (three times) and the Bram Stoker award. He lives in Colorado.
'a thrilling detective novel with a grand, compelling mystery at its centre' SFX. 'Relentlessly compelling' SciFi Now. 'Abundantly entertaining ... Flashback is first-rate' Washington Post.
Number Of Pages: 551
Published: 26th April 2012
Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 13.2 x 4.2
Weight (kg): 0.378
Edition Number: 1