AMANDA BRIDGEMAN is an Aurealis Award finalist and author of 7 science fiction novels,including the best-selling space opera Aurora series and apocalyptic drama The Timeof the Stripes. Shestudied film & television/creative writing atMurdoch University, earning her a BA in Communication Studies. Perth has been herhome ever since, aside from a nineteen-month stint in the UK where shedabbled in film & TV extras work.
Part traditional police procedural, part exploration of redemption and the possibility of change, The Subjugate cleverly and apparently effortlessly builds a future world that is both engaging and utterly terrifying. An intelligent, believable future wrapped around an intriguing mystery. The Wire meets Blade Runner in this enthralling near-future crime thriller. This hard-boiled near-future SF thriller moves quickly and presents some thought-provoking ideas. A compelling seat-of-the-pants murder mystery and a fascinating inquiry into good and evil.