Via Gollancz blog, next year will see the release of the novelization Robot Overlords by Mark Stay. It’s being released in conjuction with the film starring Ben Kingsley, Gillian Anderson, and Callan McAuliffe. Here’s the cover and synopsis…

Here’s the synopsis:

To find his father, one boy must defy an empire…Three years ago, Earth was conquered by a force of robots from a distant world. They have one rule: STAY IN YOUR HOMES Step outside and you get one warning before you’re vaporised by a massive robot Sentry, or a crawling Sniper, or a flying Drone. That’s if the vast Cube doesn’t incinerate you first. But Sean Flynn is convinced that his father – an RAF pilot who fought in the war – is still alive. And when he and his gang figure out a way to break the robots’ curfew, they begin an adventure that will pit them against the might of the ROBOT OVERLORDS. This fast-paced, thrilling novelisation is based on the hit British film starring Sir Ben Kingsley (Iron Man Three), Gillian Anderson (The X-Files) and Callan McAuliffe (The Great Gatsby). A perfect companion to the movie, it expands on the story with additional action, characters, and a special peek behind the scenes.

Book info as per Amazon US [Also available via Amazon UK]:

  • Paperback: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Gollancz (February 12, 2015)
  • ISBN-10: 1473204860
  • ISBN-13: 978-1473204867

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