Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Ledman Pickup” as Want to Read:
See a Problem?
We’d love your help. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of Ledman Pickup by Tom Lichtenberg.
Not the book you’re looking for?
Preview — Ledman Pickup by Tom Lichtenberg
by Tom Lichtenberg (Goodreads Author)
If you were a sentient gadget, what would you do? Travel? See the world? After overhearing one warehouse worker tell another that 'Green Bay is better than San Francisco', a newly conscious handheld device decides to re-route its shipping destination. From there one hell of a wild goose chase is on as the gadget's designers' agents race to track it down and bring it in bef ...more
Paperback, Free, 144 pages
Published December 30th 2010
(first published January 13th 2010)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-30 of 108)
In a world of personal devices (smartphones, PDAs etc), how personal is too personal? Zoey Bridges makes her living testing gadgets – but on this occasion, the gadget she’s been sent doesn’t seem to do anything. She sends it back, only to discover (to her horror) that it’s got lost in transit. She and the gizmo’s obsessively secretive designers then try to track it down - but it seems to have developed a mind of its own. Aside from the gadget (and one or two other details), the world of the stor ...more
I've written a lot of stories, and one thing I've learned is that stories have a life. They want to be read, and they're brought to life by readers. Readers give them meaning, give them substance and fulfill their destinies. Stories aren't picky about who reads them. They welcome everyone. Money means nothing to them - they don't care how much the reader paid and they equally don't care how much t ...moreMore about Tom Lichtenberg...