When The Sparrow Falls (Paperback)Neil Sharpson (author)
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Security Agent Nikolai South is tasked with escorting a dead journalist's widow through the virulently anti-AI and repressive Caspian Republic. But as they delve deeper into the circumstances surrounding the death and the secrets it uncovers, South must choose between his loyalty to his country and his conscience.
Number of pages: 384
Dimensions: 198 x 128 x 23 mm
"An impressive debut" * ParSec Magazine *
"A witty, playfully philosophical exploration of what it means to be human in a digital age." * SFX *
"An original and gripping thriller." * The Guardian *
"A gripping and unsettling work of science fiction." * SciFiNow *
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