Something has happened to the world.
People are going mad, the very foundations of society are crumbling... Only Adam Keller, testing a prototype environment suit, apparently remains safe – but for how long?
Can anything be done, can any of it be reversed, before everything goes to Rot?
The latest post-apocalyptic tale from award-winning and bestselling author Paul Kane (the sellout Hooded Man, The Disease, The End of the End) presents a nightmarish vision of a possible future, blending social commentary with page-turning action. This is one that fans of The Road and The Walking Dead will really not want to miss!
‘Paul Kane is a first-rate storyteller.’ (Clive Barker – Bestselling author of Books of Blood & The Scarlet Gospels)
‘It seems there is no risk, no high-stakes gamble, he fears to take... Kane’s foot never gets even close to the brake pedal.’ (Peter Straub – Bestselling author of Mr X, In the Night Room and A Dark Matter)
‘Paul Kane knows how to make you want to avoid the shadows and the cracks in the pavement.’ (M.R. Carey – Bestselling author of The Girl With All the Gifts and Fellside)
Paul Kane is the award-winning, bestselling author and editor of over fifty books – including the Arrowhead trilogy (gathered together in the sellout Hooded Man omnibus, revolving around a post-apocalyptic version of Robin Hood), The Butterfly Man and Other Stories, Hellbound Hearts and The Mammoth Book of Body Horror. His non-fiction books include The Hellraiser Films and Their Legacy and Voices in the Dark, and his genre journalism has appeared in the likes of SFX, Rue Morgue and DeathRay. He has been a Guest at Alt.Fiction five times, was a Guest at the first SFX Weekender, at Thought Bubble in 2011, Derbyshire Literary Festival and Off the Shelf in 2012, Monster Mash and Event Horizon in 2013, and Edge-Lit in 2014, ... (more)