By Charles Stross
In Charles Stross’s novel The Atrocity Archive and its sequels, the “Laundry” is a mystery British corporation answerable for retaining darkish interdimensional entitities from destroying the cosmos and, now not by the way, the human race. The battles with creatures from past time are harmful; even though, it’s the next bureaucratic forms that really breaks men’s souls.
Now, in “Down at the Farm,” Laundry veteran Bob Howard needs to examine unusual doings at one other imprecise, moth-eaten executive service provider — obviously a relaxation domestic for washing brokers whose minds have snapped…
Charles Stross is the Hugo-winning writer of a few of the main acclaimed novels and tales of the final ten years, together with Singularity Sky, Accelerando, Halting kingdom, the "Merchant Princes" sequence starting with The relatives alternate, and the tale collections Toast and instant. In 2010, his Laundry tale “Overtime,” released on Tor.com, is a finalist for technological know-how fiction’s Hugo Award.