In Tabat, Beasts — magical creatures like dryads, minotaurs, and centaurs — question a social order forcing them into its lowest level. Meanwhile the city has lost one of its most beloved heroes, gladiator Bella Kanto.
Nick Wood is a South African clinical psychologist and SF writer. His debut novel is AZANIAN BRIDGES, an alternative history, in a current South Africa where apartheid survives. Campbell, Nommos & BSFA shortlisted Best Novel.