The Genehunter #1: The Wrong Tom Jacks is free to download from Amazon (amazon.com, amazon.co.uk) today and tomorrow (November 2nd-3rd). Grab it while you can!
Meanwhile, I'm going to start a who's who of the Genehunter books. Here's the cast of people and organizations from #1. To be extended as the remaining issues appear...
A genehunter; makes a living tracking down the DNA code of famous individuals.
A genehunter. Sometime partner of Simms. Sometime enemy too.
A woman Simms used to have a thing with. In Simms' head it's all still going on...
Runs the Double Helix bar in San Francisco. If the genehunters have a spiritual home, the Double Helix is it.
A GMAn, responsible for ensuring people like Simms obey the law. Which they don't.
A client. Employs Simms to track down some DNA for their collection on behalf of Mann's employer.
A dead rock star.
A genehunter who got sadly killed a while back.
The Genetic Monitoring Agency; the arm of government responsible for enforcing the cloning and genetic material laws. An agent of the GMA is commonly referred to as a "GMAn". Agent Ballard is one such agent, responsible for keeping tabs on Simms. Among other things...