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Condition: 
Good
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No
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Primary Author: 
North, Claire
Other Authors: 
North, Claire
Binding Type: 
Paperback
Publisher: 
Orbit
Publication Date: 
05/22/2018
Book Description: 

<div><b>A powerful dystopian vision of a world where money reigns supreme, from a World Fantasy Award-winning author.</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><div><b>"An extraordinary novel that stands with the best of dystopian fiction, with dashes of <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i>." ---Cory Doctorow</b></div><div><br></div><div><div><b>NOMINATED FOR THE PHILIP K. DICK AWARD 2019.</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><b> </b>The penalty for Dani Cumali's murder: £84,000. <br> <br>Theo works in the Criminal Audit Office. He assesses each crime that crosses his desk and makes sure the correct debt to society is paid in full.<br> <br>These days, there's no need to go to prison - provided that you can afford to pay the penalty for the crime you've committed. If you're rich enough, you can get away with murder. <br><br>But Dani's murder is different. When Theo finds her lifeless body, and a hired killer standing over her and calmly calling the police to confess, he can't let her death become just an entry on a balance sheet. <br> <br>Someone is responsible. And Theo is going to find them and make them pay.<b><br> <br>Perfect for fans of <i>1984</i> and <i>Never Let Me Go</i>, Claire North's moving and unnerving new novel will resonate with readers around the world.</b></div><div><br></div><div>Previous books by Claire North:</div><div><i>The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August</i></div><div><i>Touch</i></div><div><i>The Sudden Appearance of Hope</i></div><div><i>The End of the Day</i><br><br>By the same author, writing as Kate Griffin:<i><br>A Madness of Angels<br>The Midnight Mayor<br>The Neon Court<br>The Minority Council<br>The Glass God<br>Stray Souls<br><br></i></div>

ISBN: 
9780316316804