"Stross gives his readers a British super spy with a long-term girlfriend, no fashion sense and an aversion to martinis."
(San Francisco Chronicle)
"Bond and Bourne never faced the adversaries Howard confronts."
About the Author
Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England in 1964. He holds degrees in pharmacy and computer science, and has worked in a variety of jobs including pharmacist, technical author, software engineer, and freelance journalist. He is now a full-time writer.