Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓


Thirteen Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFThe future isn t what it used to be since Richard K Morgan arrived on the scene He unleashed Takeshi Kovacs private eye, soldier of fortune, and all purpose antihero into the body swapping, hard boiled, urban jungle of tomorrow in Altered Carbon, Broken Angels, and Woken Furies, winning the Philip K Dick Award in the process In Market Forces, he launched corporate gladiator Chris Faulkner into the brave new business of war for profit Now, in Thirteen, Morgan radically reshapes and recharges science fiction yet again, with a new and unforgettable hero in Carl Marsalis hybrid, hired gun, and a man without a country or a planetMarsalis is one of a new breed Literally Genetically engineered by the US government to embody the naked aggression and primal survival skills that centuries of civilization have erased from humankind, Thirteens were intended to be the ultimate military fighting force The project was scuttled, however, when a fearful public branded the supersoldiers dangerous mutants, dooming the Thirteens to forced exile on Earth s distant, desolate Mars colony But Marsalis found a way to slip back and into a lucrative living as a bounty hunter and hit man before a police sting landed him in prison a fate worse than Mars, and much dangerousLuckily, his enhanced life also seems to be a charmed one A new chance at freedom beckons, courtesy of the government All Marsalis has to do is use his superior skills to bring in another fugitive But this one is no common criminal He s another Thirteen one who s already shanghaied a space shuttle, butchered its crew, and left a trail of bodies in his wake on a bloody cross country spree And like his pursuer, he was bred to fight to the death Still, there s no question Marsalis will take the job Though it will draw him deep into violence, treachery, corruption, and painful confrontation with himself, anything is better than remaining a prisoner The real question is can he remain sane and alive long enough to succeedst Ed Del Rey.

  • Hardcover
  • 544
  • Thirteen
  • Richard K. Morgan
  • English
  • 15 May 2017
  • 0345485254

About the Author: Richard K. Morgan

Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFLibrarian Note There isthan one author in the GoodReads database with this name See this thread forinformation Richard K Morgan sometimes credited as Richard Morgan is a science fiction and fantasy writer.



10 thoughts on “Thirteen

  1. Justin Justin says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFRichard K Morgan is kind of hot shit in the sci fi world these days, but this book does not demonstrate why At 550 pages, it s a ridiculously long thriller wrapped in a shroud of William Gibson esque cyperpunk Morgan has a lo

  2. Stephen Stephen says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDF6.0 stars IMHO, second only to Market Forces as Morgan s best book and he is one of my favorite authors Winner Arthur C Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction NovelNominee British Science Fiction Award for Best Science Fiction NovelNominee Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel

  3. Mike (the Paladin) Mike (the Paladin) says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFWell, I made several discoveries here First I discovered I m deeply grateful that I got this from the library and didn t purchase it Second I

  4. Bradley Bradley says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFTotal testosterone read Not that this is all bad, of course, because there s plenty going on in the story to try to buck the trend Like the main character, an uber alpha male if there ever was one, thanks to his Thirteen status as an engineered lot designed to do all the things that a pansified world is now unable to do.Of course, skip ahead a few years and everyone s regretting that decision, setting up all the thirteens for a wi

  5. Mohammed Mohammed says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFSF thrillers or just regular kind its hard to find someone who writes as good,hardcore noirish thrillers as Morgan He stands out, his action scenes are better than most authors in the same fields He writes about main characters like Carl Marslais who you could never in a million years call a hero and who is a violent, amoral noir protagonist

  6. Liviu Szoke Liviu Szoke says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFI don t particularly enjoy the cyberpunk subgenre and I was worried when I saw that the book the romanian edition, at least hasthan 800 pages But this book it is not only with cybernetworks, virtual realities and so No, it is gritty, violent, sad, has depth, characters, commentaries about politics, about history, about media and so on , and everything you can ask from a good book Although the pace it is quite slow sometimes and the author forgets that this is fiction, overall the rea I don t particularly enjoy the cyberpunk subgenre and I was worried when I saw that the book the romanian edition, at least hasthan 800 pages But this book it is not only with cybernetworks, virtual reali

  7. Brainycat Brainycat says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFGenre scifi cyberpunkBrainycat s 5 B s boobs 4 blood 4 bombs 2 bondage 1 blasphemy 4Currently listening to Alien Vampires Harshlizer CD2Richard K Morgan has again established himself as one of my very mostest all time favorite authors As a reader, I ve often gone through endless numbers of book descriptions online, or browsed the shelves at bookstores, and felt like nobody is writing a book jus

  8. Hazel Hazel says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFTwo hundred pages in and great fun This is intelligent science fiction, a look at social and cultural change and geopolitics, all interwoven with 21st century genetics and artificial intelligence It would make a good movie, just the kind my husband would love, lots of action, great visuals and clever plotting Why haven t I read Morgan before Well, I m almost finished this and I have a problem I think there are two books here One is an intriguing proper sci fi novel about an outsider negotia Two hundred pages in and great fun This is intelligent science fiction, a look at social and cultural change and geopolitics, all interwoven with 21st century genetics and artificial intelligence It would make a good movie, just the kind my husband would love, lo

  9. Nick Imrie Nick Imrie says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDFDespite being action packed, thrillingly violent, well plotted, somehow it dragged It gets off to a slow start with multiple chapters from different POV characters, some of whom we never meet again And then when our real cast of heroic cops and mavericks

  10. Mike Mike says:

    Hardcover é Thirteen eBook ✓ thirteen book, ThirteenThirteen PDF2 stars for me, despite what I admit is some good writing in places The premise of this book is that we have killed off all the disruptive, aggressive hunters in society since we invented agriculture and became civilized The thirteens are the results of the effort to reinvigorate our gene pool through genetic modification, developing a strain of feral soldiers and law enforcement not found in the societies of the near future What a bunch of crap Ya think UBL thought in those last few sec 2 stars for me, despite what I admit is some good writing in places The p

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