Debris by Jo Anderton

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“A captivating story set in a brilliantly-conceived world.” Trudi Canavan, bestselling author of the Black Magician Trilogy “This is what modern fantasy looks like. Debris is a strong debut novel from a promising new writer, featuring a tough, professional heroine, a clever magic system and a complex, beautifully realised city. I couldn’t put it down.” Tansy Rayner Roberts, award-winning author of the Creature Court Trilogy Chosen for the Locus Best First Novel of 2011 list

Debris by Jo AndertonIn a far future where technology is all but indistinguishable from magic, Tanyana is one of the elite.

She can control pions, the building blocks of matter, shaping them into new forms using ritual gestures and techniques. The rewards are great, and she is one of most highly regarded people in the city. But that was before the “accident”.

Stripped of her powers, bound inside a bizarre powersuit, she finds herself cast down to the very lowest level of society. Powerless, penniless and scarred, Tanyana must adjust to a new life collecting ‘debris’, the stuff left behind by pions. But as she tries to find who has done all of this to her, she also starts to realize that debris is more important than anyone could guess.

Debris is a stunning new piece of Science Fantasy, which draws in themes from Japanese manga, and classic Western SF and Fantasy to create this unique, engrossing debut from the very exciting young author Jo Anderton.

File Under: Science Fiction [ Sentient Matter | Cast Down | Cruel Betrayals | All Is Lies ]

Book Info:

The First Book in the Veiled Worlds Series

UK Print

Date: October 2011

ISBN: 9780857661531

Format: Small (A-Format) Paperback

R.R.P.: £7.99

North American Print

Date: October 2011

ISBN: 9780857661548

Format: Small (Mass-Market) Paperback

R.R.P.: US$7.99 / CAN$8.99


Date: October 2011

ISBN: 9780857661555

Format: Epub & Mobi

R.R.P.: £5.49 / US$6.99

Other Books in This Series:

2. Suited (July 2012)

Buying Info:

UK Print & Ebook | Book Depository | Waterstones | WHSmith

North American Print & Ebook

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