The Last Night at the Star Dome Lounge [hardcover] by M.R. Carey
CATEGORY Supernatural Fantasy
PUBLICATION DATE December 2022
COVER ART Ario Anindito
Unsigned Jacketed Hardcover — ISBN 978-1-78636-871-3 [£18]
100 JHC signed by M.R. Carey — ISBN 978-1-78636-870-6 [£25]
Fain has inherited Ocean View, a boarding house in Hove Harbour from her late mother, who’s still hanging around to offer advice where needed and generally keep an eye on the place – when magic of a different sort starts to rear its head within her home, Fain, her mother and friends old and new must band together to protect Ocean View, and each other.
M.R. CAREY is a BAFTA-nominated screenwriter, novelist and comic book writer. Born in Liverpool, he worked as a teacher for fifteen years before resigning to write full-time. He wrote the movie adaptation for his 2014 novel The Girl With All the Gifts. Distributed in the UK by Warners, the movie opened the Locarno festival in 2016 and subsequently went on international release. He received a British Screen-writers Award for his screenplay. In the field of comic books, he has completed long and critically acclaimed runs on Lucifer, Hellblazer and X-Men. His comic book series The Unwritten featured repeatedly in the New York Times’ graphic novel bestseller list. Latest comics work include The Dollhouse Family, for Joe Hill’s Hill House Comics imprint. He is also the writer of the Felix Castor novels, and (along with his wife Linda and their daughter Louise) of two fantasy novels, The Steel Seraglio (published in the UK as The City Of Silk and Steel) and The House Of War and Witness. His most recent novels are The Book of Koli, The Trials of Koli and The Fall of Koli, collectively known as the Rampart trilogy.