. Colin laney, sensitive to patterns of information like no one else on earth, currently resides in a cardboard box in Tokyo. She herself is not human, not quite, but she’s working on it. Not in tokyo; he will not see this thing himself. 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.
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Idoru Bridge Trilogy Book 2Berkley #ad - He is an intuitive fisher for patterns of information, the “signature” an individual creates simply by going about the business of living. Her idol is the singer Rez, of the band Lo/Rez. Neon rain. Where the new buildings, the largest in the world, erect themselves unaided, their slow rippling movements like the contractions of a sea-creature.
. Colin laney is here looking for work. Which makes him useful—to certain people. Neuromancer made Gibson famous; Idoru cements that fame. The washington post Book World21st century Tokyo, after the millennial quake. Rez has declared that he will marry her. But laney knows how to sift for the dangerous bits. 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.
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And a mind can be a terrible thing to crash. Chevette washington is a bicycle messenger turned pickpocket who impulsively snatches a pair of innocent-looking sunglasses. Although considered the master of 'cyberpunk' science fiction, William Gibson is also one fine suspense writer. People“A stunner. New york times bestseller • 2005: welcome to NoCal and SoCal, the uneasy sister-states of what used to be California.
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. They all have something bigend wants as he finds himself outmaneuvered and adrift, after a Department of Defense contract for combat-wear turns out to be the gateway drug for arms dealers so shadowy they can out-Bigend Bigend himself. Zero history is gibson’s best yet, a triumph of science fiction as social criticism and adventure.
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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. Slang for “intelligence agent. Country ˈkən-trē n. In the mind or in reality. But in his day job, Bobby is a troubleshooter for military navigation equipment.
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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. 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, and terror, 2001—Cayce is soon traveling through parallel universes of marketing, globalization, heading always for the still point where the three converge.
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Since childhood, Angie has been able to tap into cyberspace without a computer. Now, and all humanity, angie, from inside cyberspace, a kidnapping plot is masterminded by a phantom entity who has plans for Mona, plans that cannot be controlled . Or even known. And behind the intrigue lurks the shadowy Yazuka, the powerful Japanese underworld, whose leaders ruthlessly manipulate people and events to suit their own purposes.
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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.
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Tautly-written and suspenseful, burning Chrome collects 10 of his best short stories with a preface from Bruce Sterling, now available for the first time in trade paperback.
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. He’s got flynne taking over shifts, promised her the game’s not a shooter. Wilf, fancies himself a romantic misfit, a high-powered publicist and celebrity-minder, in a society where reaching into the past is just another hobby. Burton’s been moonlighting online, a virtual world that looks vaguely like London, secretly working security in some game prototype, but a lot weirder.
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She made more as a combat scout in an online game, playing for a rich man, but she’s had to let the shooter games go. Wilf netherton lives in London, seventy-some years later, on the far side of decades of slow-motion apocalypse.
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. 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. 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 .