In the current climate of behind the scenes comedy sitcoms like Extras, Moving wallpaper, The Office and Airline etc. this book focuses on the world of promotions. The book is centred on and around... More > one freelance event manager who works for various promotional and marketing companies. Most of the activities are centred on one particular staffing company called The Agency.
The promotional and events industry is a very diverse and fickle business and most of the personnel that work in the industry have a very strong character base in order to survive its ever-changing demands. Most are self employed, out of work (resting) actors, dancers, singers or students making some extra cash. But ultimately they are a breed to themselves enticed by the perceived rock n roll lifestyle and financial rewards.< Less
Jasper Fear is the first part in the long time coming series “Tales of the Nevercity” Set through out the late 19th century and into the 21st Century. It tells the tale of New London and... More > its governing force The MetaCog, the mighty engineering company that rebuilt the capital after the great fire and restored order.
Within the city a scientist is about to change the history of machine and mankind itself. Sebastian Francis, whose love of complex and life like automata is The MetaCog’s fresh face of research and development and the creator of the automaton Jasper Fear.< Less