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Philip K Dick Award Best Book
The lives of biologist Anna Senoz; her husband, Spence; and their university friends intertwine as they evolve from idealistic students into adults with concerns that may affect their world. When Anna discovers a curious genetic trend with implications for the human sexual identity and gender relations, she finds herself a pariah among her colleagues. This latest novel from British author Jones (Divine Endurance) portrays a near future of commercial globalization in which gender discrimination persists in subtle ways, forcing biology to find a way to fight back to equalize the sexes. Beautifully written and elegantly paced, this story conveys bold speculative concepts through intensely human characters. Deserving a wide crossover readership, it is highly recommended for both sf and general fiction collections. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.

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Paperback Editions

October 2004 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Life
Author(s): Gwyneth A Jones
ISBN: 0-9746559-2-9 / 978-0-9746559-2-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Aqueduct Press
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July 2010 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Life
Author(s): Gwyneth Jones
Publisher: Aqueduct Press
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