'Beware, for I am fearless and therefore powerful.'
Inspired by Mary Shelley's gothic classic Frankenstein, discover this audacious new novel about the bodies we live in and the bodies we desire.
In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love - against their better judgement - with Victor Stein, a celebrated professor leading the public debate around AI.
Meanwhile, Ron Lord, just divorced and living with Mum again, is set to make his fortune launching a new generation of sex dolls for lonely men everywhere.
Across the Atlantic, in Phoenix, Arizona, a cryogenics facility houses dozens of bodies of men and women who are medically and legally dead... but waiting to return to life.
With a bold contemporary take on the same dilemmas that concerned Shelley, Winterson explores what it means to be human in a funny and furious love story about life itself.
'One of the most gifted writers working today' New York Times
Jeanette Winterson wurde 1954 in Lancashire, England geboren. Für ihr literarisches Schaffen wurde sie vielfach ausgezeichnet, u.a. mit dem Whitbread Award und dem E. M. Foster Award der Ame rican Academy for Arts and Letters. Jeanette Winterson lebt als freie Schriftstellerin in London