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Title:When Gravity Fails
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Category:Science fiction, Cyberpunk, Fiction, Mystery, Crime

When Gravity Fails by George Alec Effinger

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC When Gravity Fails In a decadent world of cheap pleasures and easy death Marid Audrian has kept his independence the hard way Still like everything else in the Budayeen he s available for a price .

For a new kind of killer roams the streets of the Arab ghetto a madman whose bootlegged personality cartridges range from a sinister James Bond to a sadistic disemboweler named Khan And Marid Audrian has been made an offer he can t refuse .

The year old godfather of the Budayeen s underworld has enlisted Marid as his instrument of vengeance But first Marid must undergo the most sophisticated of surgical implants before he dares to confront a killer who carries the power of every psychopath since the beginning of time .

Wry savage and unignorable i When Gravity Fails i was hailed as a classic by Effinger s fellow SF writers on its original publication in and the sequence of Marid Audrian novels it begins were the culmination of his caree

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Schrdinger's Kitten, Live! from Planet Earth, The Exile Kiss, Budayeen Nights, When Gravity Fails, Maureen Birnbaum, Barbarian Swordsperson, A Fire in the Sun, The Wolves Of Memory, What Entropy Means to Me, The Zork Chronicles (Infocom, #5)
Originally intended to be a collaboration with the author this collection of the most memorable short stories of the late George Alec Effinger is a tribute from those who best knew his work his friends fellow writers and editors In addition to handpicking their favorite pieces Michael Bishop Neil Gaiman Barbara Hambly Mike Resnick Howard Waldrop and others have contributed a personal introduction or afterword to accompany each selection that reveals their deep respect for and insights into the author The short stories The Aliens Who Knew I Mean u Everything u and Everything but Honor both Hugo Award finalists are among those included Of special interest are seven previously uncollected short stories and a poem written under the author s pen name O Niemand Introduced by Gardner Dozois former editor of i Asimov Science Fiction Magazine i these stories are uniquely written in the style of other authors including Ernest Hemingway John Steinbeck James Thurber and Mark Twain Considered by Effinger to be sympathetic homage rather than parody or caricature they present his perspective on how these noted authors would have tackled science fiction such as The Man Outside the John Steinbeck inspired story about a loner in a domed city on an asteroid deep in space br, Contents br Maureen Birnbaum Barbarian Swordsperson br Maureen Birnbaum at the Earth s Core br Maureen Birnbaum on the Art of War br Maureen Birnbaum after Dark br Maureen Birnbaum Goes Shopynge br Maureen Birnbaum and the Saint Graal br Maureen Birnbaum at the Looming Awfulness br Maureen Birnbaum s Lunar Adventure, In this Hugo amp Nebula Award winning story an Arab woman confronts the uncertainty principle in both practice and theory as she stands accused of killing a man who might do her harm in the future, Cover Artist David Heffernan