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The Surrogates Owner's Manual: Special Hardcover Edition Volume One and Volume Two (The Surrogates #1-2)

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The year is 2054, and life is reduced to a data feed. The fusing of virtual reality and cybernetics has ushered in the era of the personal surrogate, android substitutes that let users interact with the world without ever leaving their homes. It's a perfect world, and it's up to Detectives Harvey Greer and Pete Ford of the Metro Police Department to keep it that way. But t

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Hardcover, 304 pages
Published August 31st 2009 by Top Shelf Productions (first published 2009)
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The Surrogates
By Robert Venditti
11/15/09

Have you ever thought of creating a device that can help you interact with the world by just staying at home? Like many had said, that might be something that would be invented in the perfect world. However, there are people that would not accept this type of technology that was invented. People are suppose to live their lives and experience events and emotions by themselves and should just rely on technology to experience them.
This type of conflict woul
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Not bad. But (unlike most people) I actually preferred the movie!
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Robert Venditti is the New York Times best-selling author of The Homeland Directive and the sci-fi graphic novel series The Surrogates, the first installment of which was adapted into a feature film. He currently writes the ongoing monthly comic book series X-O Manowar, Wrath of the Eternal Warrior, and Green Lantern. His debut children's novel, Miles Taylor and the Golden Cape: Attack of the Alie ...more
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