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The Affinity Bridge

The Affinity Bridge

George Mann

"An enormous pile of awesome" Chris Roberson, World Fantasy Award finalist and Sidewise Award Winner.

Size: ↑ 129 mm416 PagesISBN: 9781905005888
Publication: September 1, 2008Series: Newbury and Hobbes

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Welcome to the bizarre and dangerous world of Victorian London, a city teetering on the edge of revolution. Its people are ushering in a new era of technology, dazzled each day by new inventions. Airships soar in the skies over the city, whilst ground trains rumble through the streets and clockwork automatons are programmed to carry out menial tasks in the offices of lawyers, policemen and journalists. But beneath this shiny veneer of progress lurks a sinister side. For this is also a world where lycanthropy is a rampant disease that plagues the dirty whorehouses of Whitechapel, where poltergeist infestations create havoc in old country seats, where cadavers can rise from the dead and where nobody ever goes near the Natural History Museum. Finalist for the "Masterton et Bob Morane" 2012 award.

George Mann is the author of The Affinity Bridge, Ghosts of Manhattan and The Human Abstract, as well as numerous short stories, novellas and an original Doctor Who audiobook.


'Mann is at the forefront of the new generation of UK genre movers and shakers.' 'The author does a superb job of recreating nineteenth century London...a thoroughly engaging story.' SF Signal 'Mann is leading the charge.' The Guardian 'Fans of Alan Moore's work will likely enjoy Mann's depiction of Victorian asylums, slums, aristocratic soirees and things that go bump in the night.' Strange Horizons 'A carefully plotted and entertaining steampunk mystery.' '[Mann] has a sharp talent for writing and a surplus of enthusiasm for the genre' Sci Fi Now 'Highly, highly recommended'

Format: Trade paperback

Size: ↑ 129 mm

416 Pages

ISBN: 9781905005888

Publication: September 1, 2008

Series: Newbury and Hobbes

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