Roil

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Shale is dying. A vast, chaotic, monster-bearing storm known only as the Roil is expanding, consuming the land. The last humans are fighting back with ever more bizarre new machines, but the Roil seems unstoppable. Whole cities have been consumed – where once there were twelve, now only four remain.

It’s up to a decadent wastrel, a four thousand year-old man, and a young woman bent on revenge, to try to save their city – and the world.

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Overview

Shale is dying. A vast, chaotic, monster-bearing storm known only as the Roil is expanding, consuming the land. The last humans are fighting back with ever more bizarre new machines, but the Roil seems unstoppable. Whole cities have been consumed – where once there were twelve, now only four remain.

It’s up to a decadent wastrel, a four thousand year-old man, and a young woman bent on revenge, to try to save their city – and the world.

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“An inventive, darkly fascinating world, rich in menace and challenges.” - Rowena Cory Daniells

“Jamieson writes a fast-paced story studded with action-movie beats.” - Financial Times

“Trent Jamieson is well known in speculative fiction circles as a significant talent, writing beautifully crafted tales that often have a baroque sensibility and resonate on an emotional level.” - Terra Incognita

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455848645
  • Publisher: Brilliance Audio
  • Publication date: 11/1/2011
  • Series: The Nightbound Land Series , #1
  • Format: MP3 on CD
  • Edition description: Unabridged
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Trent Jamieson is an Australian Fantasy writer, and winner of two Aurealis Awards, whose Death Most Definite series is being published by Orbit and is already attracting rave notices. He works as a teacher, a bookseller and a writer and has taught at Clarion South where he was described as “the nicest guy in Australian Spec Fic” shattering the reputation he was trying to build as the “Hard Man of the Australian Writing Community”. Trent’s latest creation takes us to a dying land of decaying clockwork technology that is being devoured by a great rift in reality, the Roil.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 2, 2011

    Interesting Read

    Very interesting read, different premise.

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