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The Impossible Fortress

Jason Rekulak

A heartwarming and hugely entertaining coming-of-age story set in the hazy days of the 1980s.

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It’s 1987. Ronald Reagan is in the White House. Prince and Madonna are on the radio. And Wheel of Fortune hostess Vanna White is on the cover of Playboy.

Billy and his friends are desperate to get hold of a copy, but no shopkeeper is going to sell one to three fourteen-year-old gaming nerds. The only thing for it is a heist of the local shop. But as they set out on their mission to enter one impossible fortress, they have no idea what lies ahead . . .

Critic Reviews

A moving love letter to the Eighties.

Critic Reviews

The Impossible Fortress lands us right back in the days of cassette tapes, Magnum PI and the Commodore 64 . . . Sweet, funny and filled with 'oh, yeaaah' references.

Sunday Telegraph, Stella magazine
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Really entertaining . . . a winning and charming novel.

New Books Magazine
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A sweet, funny, and moving tribute to nerds and misfits everywhere.

Geek Dad
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A sweet, funny, and moving tribute to nerds and misfits everywhere.

Seth Grahame-Smith, author of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Jason Rekulak is the Publisher of Quirk Books, an independent publishing house based in Philadelphia, USA, known for New York Times bestsellers like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. The Impossible Fortress is his first novel. Jason lives with his wife and two children in Philadelphia. www.jasonrekulak.com

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