Silently and Very Fast

Silently and Very Fast

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by Catherynne M. Valente
     
 

Fantastist Catherynne M. Valente takes on the folklore of artificial intelligence in this brand new, original novella of technology, identity, and an uncertain mechanized future. Neva is dreaming. But she is not alone. A mysterious machine entity called Elefsis haunts her and the members of her family, back through the generations to her great-great grandmother-a… See more details below

Overview

Fantastist Catherynne M. Valente takes on the folklore of artificial intelligence in this brand new, original novella of technology, identity, and an uncertain mechanized future. Neva is dreaming. But she is not alone. A mysterious machine entity called Elefsis haunts her and the members of her family, back through the generations to her great-great grandmother-a gifted computer programmer who changed the world. Together Neva and Elefsis navigate their history and their future, an uneasy, unwilling symbiote. But what they discover in their dreamworld might change them forever . . .

Winner of the 2012 Locus Award for Best Novella.
2011 Nebula Award Nominee for Best Novella.
2012 Hugo Award for Best Novella.
2012 Sturgeon Award Finalist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014086417
Publisher:
Wyrm Publishing
Publication date:
02/05/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
127
Sales rank:
236,412
File size:
0 MB

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