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The Silent Invasion, Abductions
The Silent Invasion, Abductions

The Silent Invasion, Abductions

Illustrated by Michael Cherkas, By Larry Hancock, Introduction by Robert J. Sawyer

Silent Invasion


136 Pages, 7 x 10

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

Trade Paper, $16.99 (US $16.99) (CA $22.99)

Publication Date: May 2020

ISBN 9781681122557

Rights: WOR X UK

NBM Publishing (May 2020)


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A new collection in the Silent Invasion saga of a deeply paranoid and fearful America  

Several years after his fateful final encounter with would-be presidential assassin Matt Sinkage, private detective Phil Housley finds himself reluctantly protecting a paranoid lawyer from alien abductions, sinister government agents, and mad scientists. At the same time Housley is battling demons from his past that threaten to unravel his own fragile sanity.


"This reissue of a cult classic sci-fi mystery that touches upon deep state conspiracies and fake news remains incredibly relevant." -School Library Journal "Riveting to the last page and highly recommended!" -Midwest Book Review "Like the greatest episodes of "The Twilight Zone," "The Silent Invasion" mashes together the earthbound fears of a particular time with a threat from the outside to make an argument about the world around us." - William Kulesa, Journal

Author Biography

Michael Cherkas has worked for over 30 years as a graphic designer, art director, cartoonist, and illustrator. His other comics include Suburban Nightmares (with Larry Hancock and John van Bruggen), The Purple Ray (with Larry Hancock) and The New Frontier (with John Sabli´c). Larry Hancock graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Mathematics and since then has toiled in Toronto as a Chartered Accountant. However, counter to the view of accountants as boring, he has written The Silent Invasion and The Purple Ray with Michael Cherkas and Suburban Nightmares with Cherkas and John van Bruggen.Robert J Sawyer, who contributes the introduction, is a Hugo and Nebula award winning bestselling SF author.