Hotwire

Hotwire

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A fast-moving cyberpunk thriller set in a world of thinking cities, ruthless corporations and mad orbital AIs. A novel that links the groundbreaking works of William Gibson to the new generation of writers such as Charlie Stross and Hannu Rajaniemi. Ajay had a future once, birthing intelligent cities for the Haag Agency. First Delhi, then Milan. But then he is seduced into betraying his employers and finds himself working for a city that wishes to become human. Ajay must steal some rare technology from a long-dead wetware expert, a new Frankenstein called Snow, a man now alive in an AI. A man who wants a new toy for his manufactured daughter ...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 24mm | 300g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Gollancz
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 057513108X
  • 9780575131088
  • 920,275

About Simon Ings

Simon Ings is the author of six previous novels and two non-fiction titles and has been published by both genre and literary lists. His debut novel HOT HEAD was widely acclaimed. He writes non-fiction for Faber, contributes to NEW SCIENTIST and is the editor of ARCFINITY magazine. He was born in 1965 and lives in London.show more

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71 ratings
3.32 out of 5 stars
5 14% (10)
4 30% (21)
3 37% (26)
2 14% (10)
1 6% (4)
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