Hex and the City

Hex and the City

Simon R. Green

Book 4.0 of Nightside

Language: English

Publisher: Ace

Published: Feb 1, 2005

Words: 74220
Pages: 273


John Taylor is the name. I work the Nightside. Only in that dark heart of London where it’s always three A.M., where human and inhuman can feed their darkest desires, do I feel at home. Probably because I was born there. What I do is find things—people, objects—and in this case, the truth about the origins of the Nightside. That’s what Lady Luck has hired me to investigate. But the more I dig, the more I discover, not about the Nightside but about the great question in my life: exactly who—and what—was my long-vanished mother. Paying jobs are one thing. Personal quests are another. And I’ve been warned that uncovering the facts about dear old mum could be a very bad thing, not just for the Nightside but for all of existence. Still I can’t stop…I’m John Taylor. Finding things is who I am. It’s what I do. Whatever the consequences… ** ### Review Praise for Simon R. Green’s Novels of the Nightside:** ** “A macabre and thoroughly entertaining world.” – Jim Butcher, author of the Dresden Files* * “Cross *The X-Files* with *The Twilight Zone*, add a pinch of *The Outer Limits* and a dash of *Eerie, Indiana*, and one might have a glimmer of an idea what the Nightside is like.” – BookBrowser ### About the Author **Simon R. Gree**n is a *New York Times* bestselling author whose works include the Secret Histories Novels, the Novels of the Nightside, the Ghost Finders series,  *Drinking Midnight Wine, Beyond the Blue Moon, Blue Moon Rising, The Adventures of Hawk & Fisher*, and the Deathstalker series. He lives in England.