He had forgotten his real name, so they called him “Springarn” after the last role he had played in the Frames – vast world-staged dramas programmed by directors. As a director, he had reactivated the forbidden Frames of the pre-human planet of Talisker. As punishment, Springarn was sent to the mad Frames of Talisker to unravel the secret of their origin a billion years before the Universe. A DAW Books original. Vintage paperback