The Fictional Man

The Fictional Man

by Al Ewing

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Overview

Funny, whipsmart, profound and moving, The Fictional Man is a worthy successor to Ballard or Dick by best-selling comics icon Al Ewing (Immortal Hulk)



“What’s it like, not being real?”

In LA, where today’s star is tomorrow’s busboy, discarded “Fictionals” – characters spun into flesh-and-blood by genetic engineering and hypnogogic brain-training – are everywhere. Screenwriter Niles Golan’s therapist is a Fictional. So is his best friend. So (maybe) is the woman in the bar he can’t stop staring at. It’s getting so you can’t tell who’s real and who’s not.

Niles isn’t completely sure how real he is...

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781781088180
Publisher: Solaris
Publication date: 01/05/2021
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 777,894
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Al Ewing is best known for his work in comics, writing Immortal Hulk and Loki: Agent of Asgard for Marvel, as well as Judge Dredd and Zombo for the British comic 2000 AD. He has also written a number of novels for Abaddon Books, including the El Sombra trilogy

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