Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
Challenged to prove his worth, Theodore Kurita, heir apparent to the
Draconis Combine, begins a twenty-year odyssey of lethal encounters and
narrow escapes, at the end of which he must confront his worst
enemy – his own father.