(From the publisher):
Metropolis is a city of superheroes where you can become anyone you like - fight all day, party all night...
Jalaeka has been many things in his short lifetime: a war captive, a prostitute, a pilgrim, a pirate, a princess in a glass coffin and a physics student at MIT. Now he's looking for someone to make him into something better, for the entity which created him is coming to take him back. It has consumed a million worlds, a billion lifeforms. It's power is unrivalled, its evolution relentless.
Francine is a fifteen-year-old runaway, out to find a definition of love she can believe in. She finds a Palace whose rooms are made of bone, flowers and the hearts of heroes. She finds herself at the centre of an unstoppable conflict that began long before she was born.
Original title: Living Next Door to the God of Love
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Species Evolution→ The Superman