In the wake of the Patriotic War and subsequent pandemic, a city of impoverished survivors is ruled by the charismatic Sensei and his strict environmental laws. Detective Sara Fidelia is called in to investigate a rare murder – a mutilated Mort has been left at the entrance to the walled city. She sets out to find the Perp, travelling through a ruined landscape to the distant rebel town of Excursion – a journey that brings her much more than she bargained for.
132 pages, black and white, 7 5/8 x 10 3/4 inches, soft cover
Published by Midtown Press, Vancouver
Suggested retail: $19.95
Available from all bookstores (real ones and on-line, too), plus the Comic Shop on 4th Avenue in Vancouver.
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|From Caroline Adderson, novelist, author of The Sky
is Falling, Ellen in Pieces, and principal author of
the Vancouver Vanishes book and FB page:
"2050 is a witty and subversive page-turner packed with sly commentary on our city and culture today, as any decent futuristic story must provide. The only thing that slowed me was the pleasure I got in identifying the locations in Kluckner’s transformed Vancouver. By the end I couldn’t decide if I was sorry I’d be dead by 2050, or glad."