China Miéville's star continues to rise and burn a little brighter with each new release. With 2009's THE CITY & THE CITY, he landed critical raves and recognition and earned himself some nice awards. He's been a growing presence in the middle of the list of the science fiction/fantasy world, his name getting more whispers and a growing interest. Now, with his latest book, KRAKEN, Miéville unleashes a novel that is pure fun to take up.
Young scientist Billy Harrow works at London's Natural History Museum, specifically in the Darwin Centre. His latest task is to embalm the most recent acquisition of the Museum: Architeuth