Keeping It Real (novel)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Keeping It Real
Author Justina Robson
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Series Quantum Gravity
Genre Science Fiction
Publisher Gollancz
Publication date
May 2006
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
ISBN 978-0-575-07907-6
Followed by Selling Out, 2007

Keeping It Real is a science fiction novel and is the first in the Quantum Gravity series of books by Justina Robson.


Agent Lila Black is a cyborg operative for Earth Security, six years after the quantum bomb fractured reality and allowed elves, fairies, demons and other magical creatures access to the Earth. Agent Black is assigned to protect the first Elven rock star, Zal, whose decision to live amongst humans and 'go native' has been met with considerable animosity amongst his own people. Black has to protect Zal from death or capture whilst uncovering secrets that threaten the relationships between the realms.