Woken Furies: A Takeshi Kovacs Novel

Woken Furies: A Takeshi Kovacs Novel

Richard K. Morgan

Richard ok. Morgan has bought frequent compliment for his wonderful twenty-fifth-century novels that includes Takeshi Kovacs, and has demonstrated a turning out to be legion of lovers. blending vintage noir sensibilities with a searing futuristic imaginative and prescient of an age while demise is sort of meaningless, Morgan returns to his saga of betrayal, secret, and revenge, as Takeshi Kovacs, in a single deadly second, joins forces with a mysterious girl who could have the facility to shatter Harlan’s international forever.

Once a gang member, then a marine, then a galaxy-hopping Envoy expert to wreak slaughter and suppression around the stars, a bleeding, wounded Kovacs used to be chilling out in a brand new Hokkaido bar while a few so-called holy males descended on a slender attractiveness with tangled, hyperwired hair. An act of quixotic chivalry later and Kovacs was once in deep: combined up with a girl with names, many powers, and one explosive history.

In an international the place the genuine and digital are one and a similar and the useless can get back to existence, the damsel in misery might be none except the notorious Quellcrist Falconer, the vaporized image of a freedom now long past from Harlan’s international. Kovacs can care for the insanity of AI. He can do his half in a conflict opposed to biomachines long gone wild, look for a three-centuries-old lacking guns approach, and stay with a blood feud with the yakuza, or even with the betrayal of individuals he as soon as relied on. but if his courting with “the” Falconer brings him an enemy especially designed to ruin him, he understands it’s time to be afraid.

After all, the fellow despatched to kill him is himself: yet more youthful, enhanced, and instantly out of hell.

Wild, provocative, and riveting, Woken Furies is a full-bore technological know-how fiction unbelievable of the top order–from probably the most unique and spellbinding storytellers at paintings today.

From the Hardcover edition.

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