|description: Love. Politics. Parasitic manipulation. Julia Hernandez list her husband, shot a real-estate developer out to gentrify Brooklyn, and then vanished without a trace. Well, perhaps one or two traces were left... With different personal consumption habits, Julia has slipped out of the world she new into the Simulacrum - a place between the cracks of our existence, from which human history is both guided and thwarted by conflict between a species of anarchist wasp and a collective of hyperintelligent spiders.