In a broken world there exists a strange and sinister eating establishment unlike anything known or imagined – referred to in some quarters as Cafe Grotesquerie – where only the most discriminating and well-connected are privileged enough to enter its doors and devour its dark delicacies. Once inside, however, status still reigns supreme, and for one particular couple – Audrey and Aubrey – a hunger for power proves far more desirable than anything on the menu. But when confronted by a supercilious sommelier, the suspicious disappearance of their waiter, and civilization collapsing all around them, will they even be able to make it through dessert?
Step inside and find out…
Broken World 1: Café Grotesquerie is taken from the collection Broken World (Omnibus)
Andrew Biss is an award-winning author and playwright whose work has received critical acclaim in both the U.S. and the U.K. In 2011 he was named as a finalist for the prestigious Heideman Award. He is a graduate of the University of the Arts London and a member of the Dramatists Guild of America, Inc.