History-distorting fantasy, full of puns and jokes, a real contender in the Pratchett market.
To save space, the spiralling population of the world has been shrunk, then, to acclimatize to the shock, put to sleep for five hundred years. However, while they have slept, certain computer mice have not — with disastrous results for the banks of data stored in preparation for the great wake-up.
A certain brave group of pioneers, who think they are in possession of the only true history of the world, prepare to voyage back in time in order to sort things out…
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Mice have eaten a whole page from one of the only three surviving books in England: 'Mavis Greer’s Guide to Easter Party Catering', a vital source of scholarly information about the pre-sleep.
Houseflies the size of cathedrals continue to get through London’s defences, and the word is they are getting bigger …
Trafalgar Hurlock is about to be drafted into the Evolution Limitation Volunteers, who must travel back in time to an era when houseflies were smaller, and bring back some samples of their DNA.
But even if he can make a time machine that works, can Trafalgar rely on the mouse-riddled datastores to guide him through history?
Find out now … and then … now!About the Author:
A former television and radio journalist, Nick Nielsen is now a full-time writer.
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Book Description Voyager, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0006498884
Book Description Voyager, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0006498884