A cyberpunk classic of a new Frankenstein from the critically acclaimed author of WOLVES, reborn for a new generation.
A fast-moving cyberpunk thriller set in a world of thinking cities, ruthless corporations and mad orbital AIs. A novel that links the groundbreaking works of William Gibson to the new generation of writers such as Charlie Stross and Hannu Rajaniemi.
Ajay had a future once, birthing intelligent cities for the Haag Agency. First Delhi, then Milan. But then he is seduced into betraying his employers and finds himself working for a city that wishes to become human.
Ajay must steal some rare technology from a long-dead wetware expert, a new Frankenstein called Snow, a man now alive in an AI. A man who wants a new toy for his manufactured daughter...
About the Author
Simon Ings is the author of six previous novels and two non-fiction titles and has been published by both genre and literary lists. His debut novel Hot Head was widely acclaimed. He writes non-fiction for Faber, contributes to New Scientist and is the editor of Arcfinity magazine. He was born in 1965 and lives in London.
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 13th May 2014
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.6
Weight (kg): 0.36
Edition Number: 1