Tales from the Uncanny Valley

Tales from the Uncanny Valley

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by Jared Axelrod
     
 
A robot requests death from its mechanic. A slick raygun salesman teaches his protege how to deal with warlords. A ronin barrista brings the joy of coffee to far-off colonies. A woman writes an automatically-updated novel that scrolls across her body. A flamboyant old soldier holds court behind the delicate defenses of a doomed war. A young man discovers fatherhood in

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A robot requests death from its mechanic. A slick raygun salesman teaches his protege how to deal with warlords. A ronin barrista brings the joy of coffee to far-off colonies. A woman writes an automatically-updated novel that scrolls across her body. A flamboyant old soldier holds court behind the delicate defenses of a doomed war. A young man discovers fatherhood in the violence of an arctic wasteland. A girl visits a brothel staffed by octopi. A man returns his newly purchased sex-bot on the grounds that it's too human. This volume reveals glimpses in to fifty futures, some uproarious, some disturbing, but all bearing the unique stamp of this visionary author

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781257307197
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
06/01/2011
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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