King Rat by China Miéville
By China Miéville
Anything is stirring in London's darkish, stamping out its territory in brickdust and blood. anything has murdered Saul's father, and left Saul to pay for the crime.
But a shadow from the city waste breaks into his legal mobile and leads him to freedom. A shadow referred to as King Rat.
In the night-land at the back of London's façade, in sewers and slums and rotting lifeless areas, Saul needs to study his actual nature.
Grotesque murders rock the town like a curse. Mysterious forces organize for a showdown. With Drum and Bass pounding the backstreets, Saul confronts his extraordinary inheritance – within the badlands of South London, within the middle of darkness, on the amassing of the Junglist colossal.
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