Four interwoven stories set in a divided, intertwined, interconnected world. A city, divided into Topside and Downside, with one law: Angels kill according to the will of the majority. Angels come only from the ranks of the Downside girls.
Jaine Fenn writes spare, lean prose. She hasn’t turned her back on the short fiction form with the success of her long form prose – and I for one am glad. These hard scifi stories drop you into the lives of people living – often literally – on or just over the edge, and clinging to survival, both mental and physical.