Count Zero

· Sprawl Trilogy Book 2 · Sold by Penguin
273 reviews

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William Gibson continues the visionary Sprawl Trilogy that began with Neuromancer in this frighteningly probable parable of the future.

A corporate mercenary wakes in a reconstructed body, a beautiful woman by his side. Then Hosaka Corporation reactivates him, for a mission more dangerous than the one he’s recovering from: to get a defecting chief of R&D—and the biochip he’s perfected—out intact. But this proves to be of supreme interest to certain other parties—some of whom aren’t remotely human....

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273 reviews
Mike Boast
September 20, 2019
Clever enuff to hold my interest. Enjoyed the elements of biotech and voodoo. Satisfied to find out what happened to the A.I.
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Kyle Keller
May 6, 2016
Not quite as great as the original, Count Zero nonetheless builds upon Neuromancer in meaningful ways, and expands upon the world and storylines of the trilogy.
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George Little
October 16, 2022
so difficult to get into a character and chapter when the author insists on a new scene and character every chapter. never learn anything about what happened to a character because I forgot what happened four chapters ago and now you've finally tried to reintroduce a scene.
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About the author

William Gibson’s first novel, Neuromancer, won the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award, and the Philip K. Dick Award. He is the New York Times bestselling author of Count ZeroBurning ChromeMona Lisa OverdriveVirtual LightIdoruAll Tomorrow’s PartiesPattern RecognitionSpook CountryZero HistoryDistrust That Particular Flavor, The Peripheral, and Agency. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, with his wife.

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