Neal Asher’s first novel was Gridlinked. He has since won acclaim for The Skinner, The Line of Polity, and Cowl. He lives in Chelmsord, Essex, England.
Tor Science Fiction
Ian Cormac is a legendary Earth Central Security agent, the James Bond of a wealthy future, the AI-ruled Polity of Worlds. Mr. Crane is an insane killer android, formerly believed destroyed, whose artificial brain is now resuscitated in a shiny new metal body. They are on a collision course across the galaxy.