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Stealing worlds

Author: Karl Schroeder
Publisher: New York : Tor, a Tom Doherty Associates book, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Sura Neelin is on the run from her creditors, from her past, and her father's murderers. She can't get a job, she can't get a place to live, she can't even walk down the street: the total surveillance society that is mid-21st century America means that every camera and every pair of smart glasses is her enemy. But Sura might have a chance in the alternate reality of the games. People can disappear in the LARP game  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Schroeder
ISBN: 9780765399984 0765399989
OCLC Number: 1050279888
Description: 317 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Karl Schroeder.

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From Karl Schroeder, author of Lockstep, comes near-future, hacker's heist novel in the science fiction tradition of Cory Doctorow's Little Brother and Neal Stephenson's REAMDE.  Read more...

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Praise for Stealing Worlds"Lesser writers use technology as a metaphor; Schroeder is a master of rigor in technological speculation. Part prophet, part critic, Schroeder is a hell of a Read more...

 
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