Herb returns to the remote planet he has been furtively trying to build a city on, to find it a swarming nightmare of self-replicating machinery. Eva has taken desperate steps to escape the tedium of her pointless life...only to end up in the super-intelligent clutches of a yellow mechanical digger. Constantine arrives at the remote part-idyllic, part-nightmare settlement of Stonebreak and - unsettlingly - begins to confront the truth of his own unreality. Meanwhile in the farthest reaches of outer space, the Enemy is ...

Recursion 2006, Bantam Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780553589283

Mass-market paperback

Recursion 2005, Tor, London

ISBN-13: 9780330426992

Unabridged edition


Recursion 2004, Tor, London

ISBN-13: 9781405041393

Trade paperback