By Todd Pierce,Jarret Keene
Las Vegas is taken into account a contemporary icon of extra. It bargains each possible severe of greed, excitement, and melancholy, all supported by way of expertise that reinforces delusion and permits citizens and viewers alike to fail to remember truth and accountability. The authors of the fourteen tales in Dead Neon think Sin urban within the close to destiny, while extra has ended in social, environmental, or monetary cave in. Their tales diversity from futuristic casinos to the seared post-apocalyptic barren region, from the fight to outlive in a repressive theocracy to the insanity of dwelling in a global the place so much existence varieties and all ethical codes have vanished. Dead Neon explores the prospective way forward for the United States by way of analyzing the close to way forward for Las Vegas. The authors, all both Vegas-based or in detail accustomed to town, trap its targeted rhythms and style and probe its capability for evoking the fullest diversity of the human spirit in settings of magic, horror, and despair.
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Dead Neon: Tales of Near-Future Las Vegas (West Word Fiction) by Todd Pierce,Jarret Keene