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Mind Over Ship

by David Marusek

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Mind Over Ship by David Marusek
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The year is 2135, and the international program to seed the galaxy with human colonies has stalled as greedy, immoral powerbrokers park their starships in Earth's orbit and begin to convert them into space condos. Ellen Starke's head, rescued from the fiery crash that killed her mother, struggles to regrow a new body in time to restore her dead mother's financial empire. And Pre-Singularity AIs conspire to join the human race just as human clones, such as Mary Skarland and her sisters, want nothing more than to leave it.

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"Starred Review. With ambitious narrative scope and small moments of perfect prose, this tale of 22nd-century politics repays the close reading necessary to follow its many interweaving plots." - Publishers Weekly.

"Starred Review." - Kirkus Reviews.

".... the resolution is elegant and satisfying." - Booklist.

"Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections." - Library Journal.

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David Marusek Author Biography

David Marusek spins his quirky science fiction tales by the glow of the Northern Lights in Fairbanks, Alaska. He is the author of several short stories and novels.

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