Pax Brittania: Gods of Manhattan (Pax Britannia)
by Al Ewing
Abaddon Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781906735395
Date: 20 January 2011 List Price £7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
The Pax Brittannia series published by Abaddon Books ticks any number of boxes for those who like their genre stories steampunky, fast-paced and easy to digest. Perfect holiday reading or just something to curl up with on the Ottoman, with a glass of porter. Gods of Manhattan is author Al Ewing's fifth title for Abaddon and may well be his best yet.
"NEW YORK, USSA - The steam-powered city of tomorrow where psychedelic beat-poets rumble with punk futurists in the rain-drenched alleys, and where mad science colludes with the monstrous plans of the Meccha-Fuhrer! NEW YORK, USS - City of dazzle and danger. Only here could we find The Blood Spider, Doc Thunderand the saint of ghosts known as El Sombra! NEW YORK, USS - The setting for a bloody battle ofsteel will and science gone wild in a contest to save the city of tomorrow - or end it!"