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False Value: The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller

Ben Aaronovitch

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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945), Crime & mystery, Fantasy

A brand-new novel in the bestselling RIVERS OF LONDON series!

Peter Grant was once the Met Police's first trainee wizard - yes, they exist - in fifty years. Now, he's facing fatherhood and a new job, with equal amounts of panic and enthusiasm.

Leaving his old police life behind, he takes a job with Silicon Valley tech genius Terrence Skinner's new London start up: the Serious Cybernetics Corporation.

Drawn into the orbit of Old Street's famous 'silicon roundabout', Peter thinks it should be a doddle compared to his last job. But he doesn't know that a secret is hiding in the building.

A secret that stretches back to Lovelace and Babbage, and forward to the future of artificial intelligence. A secret that is just as magical as it technological - and twice as dangerous...

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'A masterfully crafted world gives the late, great Terry Pratchett a run for his money' The Sun

'Full of mystery, magic and fantastic characters. I love being there more than the real London!' Nick Frost

'An incredibly fast-moving magical joyride for grown-ups' The Times

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Praise for False Value: The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller

  • An incredibly fast-moving magical joyride for grown-ups - The Times

  • For all the murder and mayhem, this is a darkly comic read with characters you can't help but like - The Sunday Express

  • As brilliant and funny as ever - The Sun

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Ben Aaronovitch

Ben Aaronovitch's work reflects his abiding fascination and love for what he modestly likes to refer to as the 'Capital of the World', where he was born and raised. He works as a London bookseller when he is not writing novels and TV scripts.

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