Ack-Ack Macaque

by Gareth L. Powell
Ack-Ack Macaque (Ack-Ack Macaque #1) - Gareth L. Powell 9.00   1

Startling, fast-paced SF from one of the most striking new voices. A cigar-chomping monkey, nuclear-powered Zeppelins, electronic souls and a battle to avert armageddon.

In 1944, as waves of German ninjas parachute into Kent, Britain's best hopes for victory lie with a Spitfire pilot codenamed 'Ack-Ack Macaque'. The trouble is, Ack-Ack Macaque is a cynical, one-eyed, cigar-chomping monkey, and he's starting to doubt everything, including his own existence.

A century later, in a world where France and Great Britain merged in the late 1950s and nuclear-powered Zeppelins encircle the globe, ex-journalist Victoria Valois finds herself drawn into a deadly game of cat and mouse with the man who butchered her husband and stole her electronic soul. Meanwhile, in Paris, after taking part in an illegal break-in at a research laboratory, the heir to the British throne goes on the run.

And all the while, the doomsday clock ticks towards Armageddon.


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Release date December 22, 2012
Details updated July 2, 2022

Ack-Ack Macaque :: Series

Series contains 3 primary works and has 4 total works.

Ack-Ack Macaque (Ack-Ack Macaque #1) 9.00   1
Hive Monkey (Ack-Ack Macaque #2) N/A
Macaque Attack (Ack-Ack Macaque #3) N/A
Ack-Ack Macaque: The Complete Trilogy N/A