Dark Satanic Mills Signing!
MARCUS SEDGWICK and JULIAN SEDGWICK will be signing DARK SATANIC MILLS at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore on Sunday 10th November at 1:00pm.
“Any story that features a fanatical, fascistic church, that employs Soldiers of Truth to beat up atheists gets my vote! Excellent!” Pat Mills, creator of 2000 AD
Set in a near-future Britain, Dark Satanic Mills tracks a young woman’s journey from the flooded landmarks of London to the vast, scorched and abandoned hills of the North. Framed for a murder she did not commit, fearless and resourceful loner Christy has no other choice but to run for her life. Both a cautionary tale and a rip-roaring road trip, Dark Satanic Mills is altogether an intelligent, captivating and thrilling ride – a punked-up Wizard of Oz for a new generation, told in exhilarating shades of light and dark.
Marcus Sedgwick divides his time between a small village near Cambridge and the French Alps. Alongside a sixteen-year career in publishing, Marcus has established himself as a widely admired writer of YA fiction; he is the winner of many prizes, most notably the Branford-Boase Award for his debut novel Floodland , the Booktrust Teenage Prize for My Swordhand is Singing and the Blue Peter Book Award for Lunatics and Luck.
Julian Sedgwick studied Oriental Studies and Philosophy at Cambridge University. Since then he has worked variously as a bookseller, writer, painter and therapist. For the last ten years he has also worked in film and documentary-making as a researcher and development screenwri