The Annunciate

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HarperCollins, Dec 4, 2001 - Fiction - 304 pages
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In a dark new age, technologically advanced humans have crossed vast stretches of space-yet have remained brutally, imperfectly human.

In the star system ThreeSys, three members of the elite human "Meshed" caste have used their great gifts for evil purposes -- enslaving the lower orders in the addictive dreams of a powerful narcotic. Now hunted by those seeking bloody retribution, Corey, Annmarie, and Eve-along with Eve's lower caste lover, Naverdi -- must flee to Paradise, the first world in ThreeSys to know the curse of human habitation. But something is waiting for them on the now abandoned planet -- a sinister being that can turn their own powers against them, an entity that has broken down all barriers between virtual and real; a creature that has chosen Naverdi to bear its offspring into the world.

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I'm finding this book very difficult to describe or compartmentalise. At times, I felt I was really enjoying it, at other times I was not. At times I knew exactly what was going on, at other times I ... Read full review

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In the far future, humanity has spread throughout the galaxy and fragmented into three distinct factions--the Meshed, the Jacked, and the Jackless--according to their ability to access virtual ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

Severna Park has been a lecturer and reader for the Women in Science Fiction program at the University of Maryland. She has also been an itinerant artist, a world traveler, a political carpetbagger, a public school teacher, and a book reviewer. She lives with her partner of sixteen years outside Baltimore, Maryland.

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