Broken Angels Disillusioned soldier Takeshi Kovacs quits a gruesome war and lands corporate backing to treasure-hunt for a Martian spaceship. Logline Three Kings meets Aliens Source of… Broken Angels Disillusioned soldier Takeshi Kovacs quits a gruesome war and lands corporate backing to treasure-hunt for a Martian spaceship. Logline Three Kings meets Aliens Source of… 2004-03-02 Fiction Sci-fi and Fantasy
Book Review

Broken Angels (2004)

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: Mar 02, 2004; Writer: Richard K. Morgan; Genres: Fiction, Sci-fi and Fantasy

Disillusioned soldier Takeshi Kovacs quits a gruesome war and lands corporate backing to treasure-hunt for a Martian spaceship.

Logline Three Kings meets Aliens

Source of Angst Radiation poisoning: ''It isn't easy running when every cell in your body is trying to shut down and die.''

Key Concepts Digitally stored consciousness, smart nano-weaponry

Lowdown Morgan's hard-boiled style is formulaic, but the cinematic prowess of his futuristic antihero is a worthy counterbalance.

Originally posted Apr 23, 2004 Published in issue #761 Apr 23, 2004 Order article reprints
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