‘Comic, cruel, twisted and surreal’
‘Some books stretch the imagination. This one mugs it’
‘Tense, exciting and at times very, very funny… He’s worth every penny’
‘Witty, hard-edged and coruscatingly imaginative… Compellingly off-kilter’
‘Spares blurs imaginative surrealism and hard-bitten horror with a storytelling skill that can only be described as pure genius’
‘A compulsively readable melding of hardboiled narrative and hardware invention’
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From the Back Cover
' Spares ' – human clones, the ultimate health insurance. An eye for an eye – but some people are doing all the taking.
' Spares ' – the story of Jack Randall: burnt – out, dropped out, and way overdrawn at the luck bank. But as caretaker on a Spares farm, he still has a choice, and it might make a difference…if he can run fast enough.
' Spares ' – a breathless race through strange, disturbing territories in a world all too close on our own.
' Spares ' it’s fiction. But only just…
“ Comic, cruel, twisted and surreal.”
“Some books stretch the imagination.This one mugs it.
“Tense, exciting and at times very, very funny…He’s worth every penny.”
“Witty, hard – edged and coruscatingly imaginative…Compellingly off – kilter.”
“ ' Spares ' blurs imaginative surrealism and hard – bitten horror with a storytelling skill that can only be described as pure genius.”
“A compulsively readable melding of hardboiled narrative and hardware invention.”