“Johnston continues his epic quest to breathe spasming, blasphemous, unforgettable life into the moribund staples of the horror genre.”
Serena Cumberland, daughter of a late physicist, is one of six people invited to a remote island home to witness a scientific breakthrough. She discovers the others were Dr Cumberland's colleagues, all part of a teleportation experiment that went badly wrong and was covered up.
Their host, a forgotten lab technician from the experiment, believes he's now perfected their work; but his demonstration vaporizes him, and blows out the house's power. And then people start dying...
Closer © Antony Johnston and Mike Norton.