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Too like the lightning / by Ada Palmer.

Too like the lightning / by Ada Palmer.
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F PALM
Adult Fiction Store   Double Bay . *, Store .  
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ISBN 9780765378019 (paperback)
Author Palmer, Ada author.
Title Too like the lightning / by Ada Palmer.
Edition First trade paperback edition.
Publisher/Date New York : Tor/Tom Doherty Associates, 2017.
©2016
Pagination etc. 448 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Terra Ignota 1
Contents note Secondary title page (page [7]): Too like the lightning a narrative of events of the year 2454 written by Mycroft Canner, at the request of certain parties ....
"A novel" --Cover.
Originally published: 2016.
Summary Note The world into which Mycroft and Carlyle have been born is as strange to our 21st-century eyes as ours would be to a native of the 1500s. It is a hard-won utopia built on technologically-generated abundance, and also on complex and mandatory systems of labeling all public writing and speech... And in this world, Mycroft and Carlyle have stumbled on the wild card that may destabilize the system: the boy Bridger, who can effortlessly make his wishes come true. Who can, it would seem, bring inanimate objects to life...
Subject Prisoners -- Fiction
Twenty-fifth century -- Fiction
Third millennium -- Fiction
Utopias -- Fiction
Science fiction.
Shelf Location F PALM
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