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Jack and his team created an Artificial Intelligence to run the 3D holo-room and the biogenetics laboratory. The Geek Squad can't resist adding a sexy avatar to interface with the AI.

Samantha, a beautiful psychic haunted by someone from Jack's past, needs his help to stop her nightmarish visions.

Jack must risk his life, using the AI and the laboratory to alter his senses
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Kindle Edition, 213 pages
Published February 29th 2012 by Magnus Somnium (first published February 1st 2012)
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Gary Alan Henson
Jun 05, 2012 Gary Alan Henson rated it really liked it  ·  (Review from the author)
Well done, Me!
As a first book, pretty damn clever and most of all FUN!
Carrie Slager
Jul 29, 2016 Carrie Slager rated it really liked it
[Full disclosure: Gary Alan Henson sent me a free print copy of his book in exchange for an honest review.]

First off, I absolutely loved the blend of science and magic in Genome. Science has never been my strongest area, so I won’t even begin to pretend to understand half of the technical information Gary Henson included in his debut novel. However, the spirit world that Samantha and Jack encounter is very well-developed and is an interesting contrast to the logical, scientific parts of the nove
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Samantha
May 13, 2013 Samantha rated it it was amazing
Now, when I say it was a 'surprise' I don't mean this in a derogatory way, as in I was surprised it was good - I mean that given the title and book cover I was surprised at how the content grasped my attention and kept me reading all day until I had finished it! There was a lot of techno stuff in here about artificial intelligence, DNA and the like and I cannot pretend I understood it, but the way in which it was written made me enjoy it; I found it fascinating to read. Now, not intending to be ...more
Pete Carter
Oct 29, 2014 Pete Carter rated it really liked it
An excellent blend of supernatural and supergeek. I thoroughly enjoyed it and wanted more when it ended. I would recommend this to anyone who enjoys the supernatural or computer AI development, both brought to you in a very plausible way. It would have got 5 stars but for the fact that it was a little heavy at times on computer jargon (although essential to the story and characters) and the fact that I felt it was a little rushed at the end. Perhaps that was just me wanting the story to go on ...more
Darci
Jul 16, 2012 Darci rated it it was amazing
I just found out about a book from my mother a week ago - downloaded immediately and tore through it in three days (I was busy this week). It was funny, plenty of laughs, very likable characters and a nice little twist at the end. Great conclusion to this story and left me wishing for a sequal to continue the adventures at Magnasomnia. Well worth four times the current price- read it now before the cost goes up!!
Eddie Jong
Jul 17, 2013 Eddie Jong rated it liked it
Shelves: fiction
I like the premise of this book, but found it difficult reading.

This might be because it is written in present tense. The dialogue is unnatural and clunky at places.
David
Jun 25, 2013 David rated it did not like it
I rarely give up on a book in the middle but the beginning of Chapter 6 was as far as I could make it in this. A bit lacking in depth of description, it felt like formulaic sci-fi. Nothing gripping about the story. Perhaps it was written with a teen audience in mind.
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I was born in Levelland, Texas, moved to Boulder, Colorado and joined the US Nuclear Submarine force at 17.

After 9 years cruising the oceans, I returned to Colorado and eventually became a software developer.

I've always loved creating something from my imagination. In 2006 I wrote a screenplay, 'Genome'. After years of 'no thanks' or no response I decided to adapt it to a novel and try ePub.

I've s
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