When his brother disappears into a bizarre gateway on a London Underground escalator, failed artist Ed Rico and his brother's wife Alice have to put aside their feelings for each other to go and find him. Their quest through the 'arches' will send them hurtling through time, to new and terrifying alien worlds. Four hundred years in the future, Katherine Abdulov must travel to a remote planet in order to regain the trust of her influential family. The only person standing in her way is her former lover, Victor Luciano, the ruthless employee of a rival trading firm. Hard choices lie ahead as lives and centuries clash and, in the unforgiving depths of space, an ancient evil stirs... Gareth L. Powell's epic new science-fiction novel delivers a story of galaxy-spanning scope by a writer of astounding vision. 'Gareth Powell is going to be a major voice in... ' - Paul Cornell 'Utterly Impossible to put down.' - Colin Harvey, author of Winter Song
"Brilliant." - The Guardian
"At the forefront of science fiction." - SF Book Reviews
Latest novel, Hive Monkey, published as a paperback and ebook in the UK and USA by Solaris Books.
Has also written articles for The Irish Times, Acoustic Magazine and SFX, and a comic strip for 2000AD.
Professionally represented by the John Jarrold Literary Agency.
Find me online at: www.garethlpowell.com