|VGSF / Victor Gollancz Science Fiction paperback,|
first VGSF edition, 1988. Cover illustration by Terry Pastor.
"Rampaging through space, bent on an orgy of random destruction, the killing machines pound all life forms to steam and dust. Humankind, fighting for its life, has devised a terrifying new weapon. But will Michel Geulincx - humanity's new champion - have the psychic strength to wield it? For he is one against many, a precarious synthesis of man and machine, and Michel Geulincx is only eleven years old..."