by Paul Cornell
Paperback: 312 pages;
Dimensions: 6 x 9
Release Date: May 2007
List Price: $15.95
Alison can read
anything: body language, the shape of a city, the odds on a
footballer scoring a goal; but what she's reading now is the End of
Leyton is a pilot from the future, thrown back in time from an
interstellar war to the early years of the 21st Century.
Frederick Cleves is
the head of British intelligence.
Douglas is a
vicious killer and a master of disguise.
navigator, is a head without a body.
These five people
collide in a quest for Alison's best friend, stolen by the Golden
Men, who some call Angels. The search ranges from the days of the
New Testament to the end of time: an end which Alison and friends
will have to make terrible sacrifices to prevent.
Paul Cornell is a
Hugo-nominated television writer, novelist, and comics scripter,
best known for his work on the Doctor Who franchise. The
creator of the Who spin-off character Bernice Summerfield, he is
currently writing a miniseries for Marvel Comics. He lives in