Max Barry is the author of numerous novels, including Jennifer Government, Company, Machine Man, Lexicon and Providence. He is also the developer of the online nation simulation game NationStates. Prior to his writing career, Barry worked at tech giant HP. He lives in Melbourne, Australia, with his wife and two daughters.
a quirky, character-driven commentary on the mechanisation of conflict and the sheer perversity of human nature - Financial TimesProvidence is a light-hearted thriller with a superbly dark, existential sting in its tail. - The Timesa fast-paced, intelligent military space opera - Guardian