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Nexus (The Nexus Trilogy Book 1) by [Ramez Naam]
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Editorial Reviews


Winner of the Prometheus Award! 

An NPR Best Book of 2013!

Shortlisted for the Arthur C Clarke Award

Shortlisted for the Kitschies Award

"Good. Scarygood."

"Provocative... Adouble-edged vision of the post-human."
The Wall Street Journal
"Alightning bolt of a novel, with a sense of awe missing from a lot of currentfiction."
Ars Technica
"Starred Review. Naamturns in a stellar performance in his debut SF novel... What matters here isthe remarkable scope and narrative power of the story."

"A superbly plotted high-tension technothriller ... full of delicious, thoughtful moral ambiguity ... a hell of a read."
Cory Doctorow

"A gripping pieceof near future speculation... all the grit and pace of the Bournefilms."
- Alastair Reynolds, author of RevelationSpace

"A sharp, chilling look at our likely future."
- Charles Stross, author of Singularity Sky and Halting State

"The most brilliant hard SF thriller I've read in years. Reminds meof Michael Crichton at his best."
Brenda Cooper,author of The Creative Fire

"A rich cast of characters...the action scenes are crisp, the glimpses offuture tech and culture are mesmerizing."
Publishers Weekly

"Any old writer can take you on a roller coaster ride, but it takes awizard like Ramez Naam to take you on the same ride while he builds the rollercoaster a few feet in front of you."
John Barnes, author of Directive51
SFX Magazine

"An incredibly imaginative, action-packed intellectual romp!"
- Dani Kollin, PrometheusAward-winning author of The Unincorporated Man

"The only serious successor to Michael Crichton."
- ScottHarrison, author of Archangel

About the Author

Ramez Naam is a professional technologist, and was involved in the development of Microsoft Internet Explorer and Outlook. He holds a seat on the advisory board of the Institute for Accelerating Change, is a member of the World Future Society, a Senior Associate of the Foresight Institute, and a fellow of the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies. 

His non-fiction book More Than Human won the H.G. Wells Award. 

His novels has been nominated for the Kitscie Award for Best Debut, the Prometheus Award, and the Arthur C. Clarke Award. He is a 2014 nominee for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • File size : 1060 KB
  • Print length : 500 pages
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Publisher : Axon Press (February 15, 2015)
  • Publication date : February 15, 2015
  • Simultaneous device usage : Unlimited
  • Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • X-Ray : Enabled
  • Language: : English
  • Lending : Enabled
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