DEAD MONEY - A NOVEL

What if you could take your money with you when you die? DEAD MONEY is a dark satire that explores the pitfalls of modern capitalism and the dangerous power of myth.

Hong Kong, 2002. A stock market trader desperate to pay off a gangster debt invents Afterlife Dollars. It’s the beginning of a dizzying chain reaction that ripples in Mumbai, where one man does the unthinkable to secure his afterlife—while thousands of miles away in Amsterdam, another man races against time to stop an apocalypse. As a cast of larger-than-life characters grapple with unprecedented moral dilemmas, their choices will affect the rest of humanity.

Profound, exhilarating and full of unexpected twists, DEAD MONEY balances intelligence and dark humour with compassion, empathy and hope. Its cleverness lies in its ability to convince us that the impossible can happen—a compelling, thought-provoking read at a time when the world stares at an uncertain future.

Publication date: Jan 26, 2021

For rights enquiries and review copy, contact michelle@centralavenuepublishing.com

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Praise for Dead Money

“A unique and highly original story. If you’ve ever wondered about the rise of BitCoin or how money really works, you’ll enjoy this book. ”  Sion Scott-Wilson, Author of The Sleepwalker's Introduction to Flight.

“Exhilarating pace, intriguing proposition, and plenty of dark laughs: Dead Money’s the thriller I’ll be burning through in the afterlife.”  Kate Veitch, author of Without a Backward Glance and Trust.