Published 2 September 2019
Daredevil cat burglar James Curtis is a modern day Robin Hood, stealing back looted Nazi treasures and returning them to their rightful owners.
When a heist goes wrong, Curtis finds himself at the mercy of Russia’s notorious FSB, facing life in a Siberian prison camp — if he’s lucky. But he’s thrown a lifeline by the sinister Colonel Arnold Crombie: volunteer for a radical human experiment and his criminal past will be forgotten.
While working on the Large Hadron Collider deep below the Franco-Swiss border, Nobel Prize Winner Dr Ida Schildberg has made an epic discovery fulfilling her life’s work: Trans-Animate Displacement.
Time travel, with Curtis its first test pilot.
However unknown to Curtis is the project’s true purpose — one with the potential to reshape the history of our world forever…
Winner of the 2017 Koestler Platinum Award for Longer Fiction