The Eternal Prison
by Jeff Somers
Orbit Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781841497051
Date: 04 February 2010 List Price £7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
A third Avery Cates novel from Jeff Somers by way of Orbit UK. I was impressed by the first title in this sequence, The Electric Church (reviewed back in our Oct 07 issue). The Eternal Prison is a paperback original - the US release of which was reviewed last year by our esteemed leader Ernest Lilley.
"Avery Cates is a wanted man. After surviving the worst bioengineered disaster in history, Cates finds himself incarcerated - in Chengara Penitentiary. As Chengara has a survival rate of exactly zero, the System's most famous gunner must do some serious plotting. And a betrayal or so later, he achieves his goal. At a price. All he has to do next is defeat some new personal demons, forge some unlikely alliances, and figure out why the people he's killed lately just won't stay dead. Plus pull off the biggest assassination of his career ..."