Zero history is gibson’s best yet, a triumph of science fiction as social criticism and adventure. BoingBoing. Net. But he does have friends from whom he can call in the kinds of favors powerful people need when things go sideways. But now she’s broke, and Bigend has just the thing to get her back in the game.
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Spook Country Blue Ant Book 2 #ad - Slang for “intelligence agent. Country ˈkən-trē n. In the mind or in reality. What lies behind. Spook country spo͞ok ˈkən-trē n. The place where we all have landed, few by choice. What lies before you. The “cool and scary”san francisco Chronicle New York Times bestseller from the author of Pattern Recognition and Neuromancer.
Spook spo͞ok n. A specter; a ghost. He meets no one. And hollis Henry has been told to find him. A devastatingly precise reflection of the American zeitgeist.
Pattern Recognition Blue Ant Book 1Berkley #ad - From london to tokyo to moscow, she follows the implications of a secret as disturbing—and compelling—as the twenty-first century promises to be. Still haunted by the memory of her missing father—a cold war security guru who disappeared in downtown Manhattan on the morning of September 11, globalization, 2001—Cayce is soon traveling through parallel universes of marketing, and terror, heading always for the still point where the three converge.
While in london to evaluate the redesign of a famous corporate logo, she’s offered a different assignment: find the creator of the obscure, enigmatic video clips being uploaded to the internet—footage that is generating massive underground buzz worldwide. Pattern recognition is William Gibson’s best book since he rewrote all the rules in Neuromancer.
Pattern Recognition Blue Ant Book 1 #ad - Neil gaiman, author of american Gods“One of the first authentic and vital novels of the 21st century. The washington post book WorldThe accolades and acclaim are endless for William Gibson's coast-to-coast bestseller. Set in the post-9/11 present, Pattern Recognition is the story of one woman's never-ending search for the now.
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. The mists make it easy to hide, if hiding is what you want, and even at the best of times reality there seems to shift. A boy named silencio does not speak, but flies through webs of cyber-information in search of the one object that has seized his imagination. And in the mists of san francisco, at this rare moment in history, who is to say what is or is not impossible.
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She herself is not human, not quite, but she’s working on it.
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When the seattle chapter of the Lo/Rez fan club decided that he might be in trouble in Tokyo, they sent Chia to check it out. Rei toei is the idoru—the beautiful, entirely virtual media star adored by all Japan. Neuromancer made Gibson famous; Idoru cements that fame. The washington post Book World21st century Tokyo, after the millennial quake.
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Virtual Light Bridge Trilogy Book 1 #ad - Chicago tribune“in the emerging pop culture of the information age, Gibson is the brightest star. The san diego Union-Tribune. Frightening. New york times bestseller • 2005: welcome to NoCal and SoCal, the uneasy sister-states of what used to be California. But these are no ordinary shades. The millennium has come and gone, leaving in its wake only stunned survivors.
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Burton’s been moonlighting online, secretly working security in some game prototype, a virtual world that looks vaguely like London, but a lot weirder. Her brother burton lives on money from the Veterans Administration, for neurological damage suffered in the Marines’ elite Haptic Recon unit. Things are pretty good now, for the haves, and there aren’t many have-nots left.
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AgencyBerkley #ad - One of the most visionary, original, and quietly influential writers currently working”* returns with a sharply imagined follow-up to the New York Times bestselling novel The Peripheral. Verity and Eunice are her current project. His boss, the enigmatic Ainsley Lowbeer, can look into alternate pasts and nudge their ultimate directions.
Verity jane, takes a job as the beta tester for a new product: a digital assistant, gifted app whisperer, accessed through a pair of ordinary-looking glasses. Cory doctorow raved that the peripheral is “spectacular, a piece of trenchant, far-future speculation that features all the eyeball kicks of Neuromancer.
Agency #ad - Now gibson is back with Agency—a science fiction thriller heavily influenced by our most current events. Realizing that her cryptic new employers don’t yet know how powerful and valuable Eunice is, Verity instinctively decides that it’s best they don’t. The boston Globe. William gibson has trained his eye on the future for decades, ever since coining the term “cyberspace” and then popularizing it in his classic speculative novel Neuromancer in the early 1980s.
Meanwhile, in a different time line entirely, Wilf Netherton works amid plutocrats and plunderers, a century ahead in London, survivors of the slow and steady apocalypse known as the jackpot. Eunice, a fragmentary past, ” the disarmingly human AI in the glasses, manifests a face, and a canny grasp of combat strategy.
Wilf can see what verity and eunice can’t: their own version of the jackpot, just around the corner, and the roles they both may play in it.
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Into this world comes mona, a young girl with a murky past and an uncertain future whose life is on a collision course with internationally famous Sense/Net star Angie Mitchell. Since childhood, Angie has been able to tap into cyberspace without a computer. Now, a kidnapping plot is masterminded by a phantom entity who has plans for Mona, Angie, from inside cyberspace, and all humanity, plans that cannot be controlled .
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Then hosaka corporation reactivates him, for a mission more dangerous than the one he’s recovering from: to get a defecting chief of R&D—and the biochip he’s perfected—out intact.
Distrust That Particular FlavorBerkley #ad - Instead of predicting the future, he finds the future all around him, mashed up with the past, and reveals our own domain to us. The new york times Book Review . A collection of new york times bestselling author william Gibson’s articles and essays about contemporary culture—a privileged view into the mind of a writer whose thinking has shaped not only a generation of writers but our entire culture.
Distrust That Particular Flavor #ad - . Though best known for his fiction, William Gibson is as much in demand for his cutting-edge observations on the world we live in now. Originally printed in publications as varied as wired, observant life, the New York Times, these articles and essays cover thirty years of thoughtful, and the Observer, and are reported in the wry, humane voice that lovers of Gibson have come to crave.
Gibson pulls off a dazzling trick.