Saturn's Children

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Penguin, Jul 1, 2008 - Fiction - 336 pages
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Freya Nakamichi-47 is a femmebot, one of the last of her kind still functioning. With no humans left to pay for the pleasures she provides, she agrees to transport a mysterious package from Mercury to Mars-only to become hunted by some very powerful humanoids who will stop at nothing to possess the contents of the package.
 

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This novel is set in the 2600s, when humans and other forms of "pink goo" have gone extinct and the various worlds of the Solar System are populated by a dysfunctional society of sentient robots and ... Read full review

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I realized after giving up on this that I've read quite a few of Charles Stross's books but I haven't really loved any of them. So why do I keep reading them? I think it's because they always sound ... Read full review

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Contents

Learning Not to
Silent Movie
Gainful Employment
The Ghosts of Mars
Small Bodies Loosely Coupled
Dinosaurs and Rapists
Controlling Interest
On the
Sex and Destiny
A Question of Ownership
Evil Twin
LongLost Sibs
Interview with the Domina
Think of England
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Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England in 1964. He holds degrees in pharmacy and computer science, and has worked in a variety of jobs including pharmacist, technical author, software engineer, and freelance journalist. He is now a full-time writer.

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