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FORMAT: Electronic book text
ISBN: 9781782505365
RRP: £4.99
PAGES: 256
PUBLICATION DATE: August 16, 2018

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It’s Only the End of the World

By (author) J. A. Henderson

Charlie thinks he’s a pretty normal guy, until someone breaks into his room one night and reveals that everything he’s ever thought about anything is wrong.1. His parents are boring — except they’re actually highly skilled computer hackers with a history of radical action2. He has no special talents — except he’s been jacked up with the Jekyl serum, making him near enough a super hero (minus the spandex)3. The world is basically a good and predictable place — except the evil corporation determined to bring on THE END OF THE WORLD, and kill him4. The person who broke into his room is weird — OK, that one is true. But Daffodil (not her real name) has a bossy, all-powerful artificial intelligence attached to her brain stem which is bound to make anyone a little different.In this pacey, ironic thriller, brilliant dialogue meets slapstick fight scenes, in a teen version of Christopher Brookmyre, and the question of who’s controlling whom is startlingly, hilariously and constantly revised.

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