Angelmaker / Nick Harkaway.
Author: Harkaway, Nick, 1972-
Edition: 1st American ed.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
ISBN: 9780307595959 (hbk.)
Description: 481 p. ; 25 cm.
Subject: Clocks and watches Repairing Fiction.
Children of gangsters England London Fiction.
Fathers and sons Fiction.
Older women Fiction.
End of the world Fiction.
London (England) Fiction.
Humorous fiction. gsafd
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain by William Heinemann"--T.p. verso.
Summary: Avoiding the lifestyle of his late gangster father by working as a clock repairman, Joe Spork fixes an unusual device that turns out to be a former secret agent's doomsday machine and incurs the wrath of the government and a diabolical South Asian dictator.