The Annihilation Score (A Laundry Files Novel #6) (Paperback)
Ace, 9780425281185, 416pp.
Publication Date: June 28, 2016
Dominique O’Brien—her friends call her Mo—lives a curious double life with her husband, Bob Howard. To the average civilian, they’re boring middle-aged civil servants. But within the labyrinthine secret circles of Her Majesty’s Government, they’re operatives working for the nation’s occult security service known as the Laundry, charged with defending Britain against dark supernatural forces threatening humanity.
Unfortunately, one of those supernatural threats has come between Mo and Bob. An antique violin, an Erich Zahn original, made of white human bone, was designed to produce music capable of slaughtering demons. Mo is the custodian of this unholy instrument. It invades her dreams and yearns for the blood of her colleagues—and her husband. And despite Mo’s proficiency as a world-class violinist, it cannot be controlled…
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Praise For The Annihilation Score (A Laundry Files Novel #6)…
“Charles Stross is awesome and his books are awesome and his Laundry Files series in particular is a hell of a lot of fun.”—John Scalzi, New York Times bestselling author of The End of All Things
“Thumbs up for a smart and engaging novel that continues a very smart and engaging series. Highly recommended.”—Tor.com
“A quirky, hysterical and cerebral thriller that is practically impossible to put down.”—CK2’s Kwips and Kritiques