Ninth in the high-octane Sandman Slim series, The Kill Society has the kick-ass action and inventive fantasy that are the hallmarks of New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey.
Sandman Slim has reached the far edge of Tenebrae: the desolate home of the lost dead. Alone and with no clue how to get back home, he collides with a caravan of the damned, led by the ruthless Magistrate.
Slim didn't land in Tenebrae by chance. When he tried to open Heaven, he sent a tsunami across the universe and now the afterlife is falling apart. The angels know Slim is close by, and they have put a tempting bounty on his head.
It's one thing to ride with a ferocious criminal gang across the land of the dead - it's quite another to do it while everyone is trying to make sure you stay there. But Slim's not too worried. He's been fighting cosmic forces hell-bent on destruction for years. A pack of vicious bounty hunters, vengeful angels, and dangerous enemies with friendly smiles isn't going to stop him fixing the chaos he's caused...
New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey has published nine novels, including SANDMAN SLIM, KILL THE DEAD, ALOHA FROM HELL, DEVIL SAID BANG, KILL CITY BLUES, THE GETAWAY GOD, KILLING PRETTY, BUTCHER BIRD, and METROPHAGE, and more than fifty stories. He has been immortalized as an action figure, his short story `Goodbye Houston Street, Goodbye' was nominated for a British Science Fiction Association Award, and BUTCHER BIRD was nominated for the Prix Elbakin in France. A freelance writer and photographer, he lives in San Francisco, California.