The Child Garden

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Are you ready for polar bear families in London—who have their own black sheep: after all, what can a polar bear mining family do with a daughter who wants to write operas? And what is London to do with a unique woman who, resistant to the viruses, might be able to provided the cure for the cure for cancer?

The King's Last Song: A Novel

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In a future, tropical London, humans photosynthesize, organics have replaced electronics, viruses educate people, and very few live past forty. Milena is resistant to the viruses and unable to be Read. She has Bad Grammar. She’s alone until she meets Rolfa, a huge, hirsute Genetically Engineered Polar Woman, and Milena realizes she might, just might, be able to find a place for herself after all.

If you’ve been missing reading about polar bears since finishing Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials books, this is the novel for you.The Child Garden is one of the original biopunk novels: it’s over the top baroque . . . it’s a masterpiece.

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Author Geoff Ryman
Publisher Small Beer Press
Page Count 433pp
Publication Size 5.5 x 8.5
Publication Notes Softcover
Publication Date May 2011
ISBN 978-1931520287

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