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It is the very near future. Paul Ali, a young science fiction writer, who has the perceived misfortune of a Muslim heritage, has been arrested for no compelling reason.

He is held as prisoner B, without a lawyer and isolated.

Whenever the powers-that-be fancy a diversion, they beat him up.

A foul-mouthed jobsworth subjects him to coarse and unremitting questioning.

To escape from this humiliation prisoner B writes - in the privacy of his mind - a science fiction novel set on a planet in every sense a thousand light years away.

But gradually the two worlds start to converge...In the tradition of dystopias like "1984", this novel shocks and entertains.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 232 pages
  • Publisher: Duckworth Overlook
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Science fiction
  • ISBN: 9780715637623



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