|Conspiracies and Cyperpunk Noir
An Excerpt from Strange Flesh, a Novel Set in the Android Universe
|Strange Flesh | Published 31 October 2012|
It is the future, and while the world has changed, crime has not. Strange Flesh by Matthew Farrer takes place in the gritty, new-noir world of Android, where a tangled web of lies and corruption surrounds the New Angeles headquarters of Jinteki, a massive mega-corporation that leads the industry in cloning technology.
When corporate watchdog and media blogger Tallie Perrault stumbles upon evidence of a shocking coverup, she begins to unravel a conspiracy with world-changing implications. Now, Perrault must share her story with veteran NAPD detective and troubled psychic Caprice Nisei. But can these two women uncover the truth before it’s too late?
The Coverup Begins
Strange Flesh opens with the introduction and arrest of Tallie Perrault. The media blogger is reeling from the shock and aftermath of a traumatic incident as she’s carted off to the NAPD, but Tallie is still harboring some secret of her own.
Strange Flesh is a thrilling novel set in the gritty, neo-noir world of Android. In this suspenseful novel, Matthew Farrer breathes life into a world where humanity is fused with technology, and conspiracies, corruption, and danger riddle the streets of New Angeles.