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The Chickens of Atlantis and Other Foul and Filthy Fiends by Robert Rankin

The Chickens of Atlantis and Other Foul and Filthy Fiends

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Robert Rankin is a master of comic fantasy. This is book four in his Japanese Devil Fish Girl series featuring detective Cameron Bell and his educated monkey assistant Darwin in a steampunk Victorian world and those new to the series might enjoy starting with The Japanese Devil Fish Girl and Other Unnatural Attractions. Witty and funny, this book is narrated by Darwin as he and Bell must continue to fight Martians and solve mysteries, but to say anymore would give away how clever and inventive this series really is.

If you like Robert Rankin you might also like to read books by Terry Pratchett, Samit Basu and Douglas Adams.

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The Chickens of Atlantis and Other Foul and Filthy Fiends by Robert Rankin

Robert Rankin, the master of far-fetched fiction, presents, for the first time, a book written in 'the first monkey'. Sure to be taken up as the newest of literary fads, Darwin, the Educated Ape here tells his life story to his legions of fans. Featuring: Chickens! Martians! Doodlebugs! The Far Future! The Distant Past! Sherlock Holmes! Winston Churchill! Dynamite! More Monkeys than you can shake a stick at! Barmen! Pubs! The End of the World and more!

About the Author

Robert Rankin

Robert Rankin is an unrepentant Luddite who writes his bestselling novels by hand in exercise books. He is the author of THE HOLLOW CHOCLATE BUNNIES OF THE APOCALYPSE, THE WITCHES OF CHISWICK, The Brentford Trilogy (5 books), The Armageddon Quartet (3 books) and many more.

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10th July 2014


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Gollancz an imprint of Orion Publishing Co


352 pages


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