About this book
A publishing event that brings together the talents of the phenomenon that is Sir Terry Pratchett and the mind-expanding vision of top British SF writer, Stephen Baxter. They have created the concept of 'the Long Earth,' a series of parallel versions of our Earth in an infinite chain, which is open to 'sidesteppers' who are able to travel across from one to the next. But the further you travel, the more dangerous things can get, as although the worlds seem to differ very little, they actually do quite a lot.
It's 1916: the Western Front. Private Percy Blakeney wakes up. He can hear birdsong, and the wind in the leaves in the trees. Where have the mud, blood and blasted landscape of No Man's Land gone? 2015: Madison, Wisconsin. Cop Monica Jansson is exploring the burned-out home of a reclusive scientist when she finds a curious gadget...