Killing Is My Business: A Ray Electromatic Mystery

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Macmillan, Jul 25, 2017 - Fiction - 288 pages

"Robot noir in 60s Los Angeles? You had me at 'Hello.'" —John Scalzi, New York Times bestselling author

Another golden morning in a seedy town, and a new memory tape and assignment for intrepid PI-turned-hitman—and last robot left in working order—Raymond Electromatic. But his skills may be rustier than he remembered in Killing Is My Business, the second book in Adam Christopher's robot noir oeuvre, hot on the heels of the acclaimed Made to Kill.

"Gripping, funny, deadly and suspenseful." —Boing Boing on Made to Kill

"Effortlessly swift and clever." —NPR

Ray Electromatic Mysteries
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Made to Kill
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Killing is My Business

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Okay...I will admit it right off...I didn't get any of this. It brought back memories for me of Lost In Space but without Will Robinson and Dr. Smith. This robot could have used a Will Robinson. The ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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Section 4
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Section 5
35
Section 6
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Section 7
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Section 8
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Section 22
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Section 23
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Section 24
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Section 25
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Section 26
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Section 27
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Section 28
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Section 29
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Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 13
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Section 14
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Section 15
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Section 16
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Section 17
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Section 18
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Section 19
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Section 20
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Section 21
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Section 30
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Section 31
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Section 32
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Section 33
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Section 34
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Section 35
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Section 36
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Section 37
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Section 38
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Section 39
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Section 40
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About the author (2017)

ADAM CHRISTOPHER is a novelist and comic writer. Made to Kill was an Indie Next Pick. His debut novel, Empire State, was a Financial Times Book of the Year and SciFiNow's Book of the Year, and nominated for the Sir Julius Vogel Award. His other novels include Seven Wonders and The Age Atomic. Born in New Zealand, he has lived in the United Kingdom since 2006.

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