Kevin Wignall, author of People Die and For The Dogs, has started a serialized novel, Like Plastic. The first two chapters are up now.
Below is a quick excerpt from Kevin's comments about the new project. You can read his complete introduction here.
The main characters are Japanese, which works really well, because if you come to the novel late on, you'll have to read from back to front. It's about Manga comic books, the fight to restore Megumi's honour and a gangland boss with a fetish for.... well that would be telling.