Heaven is a prison. Hell is a playground.
Would it be your ultimate fantasy to enter the world of a video game?
A realm where you don't have to go to work or worry about your health; where you can look like a hero or a goddess; where you can fly space-ships, slay dragons, yet all of it feels completely real. A realm where there are no consequences and no responsibilities.
Or would it be your worst nightmare?
Stuck in an endless state of war and chaos where the pain and fear feels real and from which not even death can offer an escape.
Prison or playground. Heaven or hell. This is where you find out. This is white-knuckle action, sprawling adventure, merciless satire and outrageous humour like you've never experienced.
This is Bedlam.
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Warm, funny, excellently violent and highly recommended. Game on ( SCIFI NOW)
Brain-tickling . . . It is a genuinely engrossing, amusing and intelligent novel. ( GUARDIAN)
Riddled with sci-fi in-jokes, humorous bathos and top-notch creative profanity . . . BEDLAM - both a jovial satire and a geeky celebration of gamer culture - is enthralling fun ( FINANCIAL TIMES)
Back to his visceral, vicious, jaw-dropping, jobby-on-the-mantlepiece best ( SCOTTISH DAILY EXPRESS)
Full of explosive action - but there are hilarious jokes and proper thoughtful sci-fi too. A gem ( THE SUN)
A fascinating, fast-paced but thoughtful blend of science fiction and techno-thriller ( Iain M. Banks)
Funny jokes, characters you can empathise with and devastatingly employed swearwords ( Ed Byrne)
Brookmyre hits another high score with this brilliant, fast-paced nightmare ( Charles Stross)
Christopher Brookmyre over-clocked and hardware-accelerated, this is The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy for a new generation.
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Descrizione libro Orbit. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110356502139