London 2030. When a postman knocks on his door, 70-year-old Anthony Pablo Rubens is forced to reflect on all the sadnesses and joys of the past, while he begins to prepare for the surprises of the future. The present is a Kafkaesque “nightmare worse than 1984, a hideous world where people don’t need to be watched by Big Brother.” A dystopian political satire, The Coldness of Objects is also a story of loss, and of different kinds of love. In yet another starred review, Kirkus Reviews have described Panayotis' sixth novel as an "intriguing, timely, and terrifying portent of life after Covid-19."
For his seventh novel, released in February 2023, Panayotis has returned to a lighter mood, a much-needed shift after the events of recent years. A satirical take on the multiplying ways in which art and the media, and even we ourselves in our everyday lives, are constantly blurring the line between fiction and fact, REIMAGINING BEN is also a tongue-in-cheek celebration of the trials and