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Buck Alice and the Actor Robot

Buck Alice and the Actor Robot

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From a distant world the invaders came. They were a race not unlike mankind but technologically advanced enough to impose their genocidal interests on Earth. In their wake nearly all of the human population is disintegrated, blanketing the surface of the planet in white dust. This holocaust is the ultimate waste of life, as the aliens discover the new world they have conquered and colonized is incompatible with their biology.

Now scattered survivors, both human and alien, trudge through this post-apocalyptic wasteland: a power-hungry science fiction writer, a brilliant scientist losing his battle with schizophrenia, a man convinced he's the robot he portrayed on television in pre-invasion times, a recalcitrant hero who has proclaimed himself the son of God, a former boxer tortured by his past and the tribe of misfits who follow him, and a young girl chosen to bear the children of a new civilization in the last known settlement of humanity. Some are aimless, others purposeful, but all cling to survival and their own sanity, unaware their fates are intertwined.

When Earth's champions gather, is there hope for a better world? No, definitely not.

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Paperback Editions

January 2006 : Canada Paperback
thumbTitle: Buck Alice and the Actor-Robot
Author(s): Walter Koenig
ISBN: 1-897217-33-1 / 978-1-897217-33-7 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Coscom Entertainment
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