John Birmingham is the author of Angels of Vengeance, After America, Without Warning, Final Impact, Designated Targets, Weapons of Choice, and other novels, as well as Leviathan, which won the National Award for Nonfiction at Australia's Adelaide Festival of the Arts. He has written for The Sydney Morning Herald, Rolling Stone, Penthouse, Playboy, and numerous other magazines. He lives at the beach with his wife, daughter, son, and two cats.
A seamless fusion of alternate history, postapocalyptic fiction, and espionage-fueled thriller. --<i>Publishers Weekly Birmingham knows how to write action. . . . I enjoy world building stories as well as post-apocalyptic tales. This is definitely a little of both. --Bill Lawhorn, SFRevu A rollicking ride . . . fast-paced and thought-provoking. --<i>The Sun-Herald</i> (Sydney, Australia)