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The Genome by Sergei Lukyanenko
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The Genome was not what I expected but I still enjoyed the story. Reading translated works is sometimes a challenge. Translations can alter the original flow of a sentence or a scene, but I was able to overlook that here. What I enjoy most from Lukya ...more
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J.K. Rowling has written about an adult Harry Potter in her latest post for her site, Pottermore--but it's not the full-length sequel that fans crave. What favorite character would you most like to read about again in a comeback novel? Vote or write
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Amanda Makepeace is 36% done with The Genome: Bit of a shaky start but solid characters and rich world!
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I'm a science/astronomy enthusiast, grew up with a cousin who worked for NASA on the Hubble project, so this book was a treat. Loved all the science and the main character's strength and humor.
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The Rabbits (Horror)
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Description: World rabbit populations have been infected with a genetically modified virus. The virus is about to jump species. *The Rabbits is a flash fiction story I wrote for StoryADay May 2012.
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