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Walkaway

(2017)
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"A wonderful novel: everything we've come to expect from Cory Doctorow and more."
William L Gibson


Cory Doctorow's first adult novel in eight years is an epic tale of revolution, love, post-scarcity, and the end of death.Hubert Vernon Rudolph Clayton Irving Wilson Alva Anton Jeff Harley Timothy Curtis Cleveland Cecil Ollie Edmund Eli Wiley Marvin Ellis Espinoza - known to his friends as Hubert, Etc - was too old to be at that Communist party.But after watching the breakdown of modern society, he really has no where left to be - except among the dregs of disaffected youth who party all night and heap scorn on the sheep they see on the morning commute. Falling in with Natalie, an ultrarich heiress trying to escape the clutches of her repressive father, the two decide to give up fully on formal society - and walk away.After all, now that anyone can design and print the basic necessities of life - food, clothing, shelter - from a computer, there seems to be little reason to toil within the system.It's still a dangerous world out there, the empty lands wrecked by climate change, dead cities hollowed out by industrial flight, shadows hiding predators, animal and human alike. Still, when the initial pioneer walkaways flourish, more people join them. Then the walkaways discover the one thing the ultrarich have never been able to buy: how to beat death. Now it's war, a war that will turn the world upside down.Fascinating, moving, and darkly humorous, Walkaway is a multigenerational SF thriller about the wrenching changes of the next hundred years--and the very human people who will live their consequences.

Genre: Science Fiction
 
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Hardback Editions

April 2017 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Walkaway
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-78669-305-4 / 978-1-78669-305-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2017 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Walkaway: A Novel
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 0-7653-9276-3 / 978-0-7653-9276-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2017 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Walkaway - Signed / Autographed Copy
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 0-7653-9417-0 / 978-0-7653-9417-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
Availability: Amazon   

Paperback Editions

January 2018 : UK Paperback
Title: Walkaway
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-78669-307-0 / 978-1-78669-307-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2017 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Walkaway
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-78669-306-2 / 978-1-78669-306-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   

Audio Editions

April 2017 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: Walkaway: Library Edition
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-5384-2423-1 / 978-1-5384-2423-0
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2017 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: Walkaway: A Novel
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-5384-2424-X / 978-1-5384-2424-7
Publisher: Corey Doctorow and Blackstone Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2017 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: Walkaway
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-5384-2425-8 / 978-1-5384-2425-4
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

April 2017 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Walkaway
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Walkaway: A Novel
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
Publisher: Tor Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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