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Black Mirror: Volume I: A Literary Season

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From the creator of Black Mirror comes the first book in an anthology series featuring original stories from leading fiction writers, all set in the world of the cult series.

Edited by Charlie Brooker, the creator of the hit Netflix original series Black Mirror, this book takes the very essence of the globally acclaimed cult TV show to create new, original, darkly sa
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Hardcover, 304 pages
Expected publication: March 4th 2025 by Del Rey
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amy ☂︎
Jan 25, 2018 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
black mirror as a book huh.....

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Caro the Helmet Lady
Black Mirror as a book?... Oh, God no, no, no...
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clara
Jan 24, 2018 marked it as anticipated-releases  ·  review of another edition
HOLY SHIT HOLY SHIT HOLY SHIT
Kamal Sabry Shaker
قادتنى ظروف الكحة الشديدة وحساسية الجيوب الأنفية إلى حالة أرق استعصى معها النوم فأخذت أقلب على الفلاش ميمورى الرابض فى ثنايا اليو إس بى فى تلفازى حتى عثرت على هذا المسلسل الرائع المرايا السوداء الجزء الأول.
لم أقرأ من قبل الكتاب ولكن تم ترشيح المسلسل لى من قبل صديق أثق فى ترشيحاته بشدة.
المسلسل إنتاج شبكة نتفلكس الأمريكية مكون خمسة أجزاء الجزء الأول الذى بين أيدينا يتكون فقط من ثلاث حلقات سأترككم فور الانتهاء من قراءة البمراجعة إلى مشاهدته ولذا اعترف هنا أننى وللمرة الأولى على صفحات هذ
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Marija (Inside My Library Mind)
"This is BLACK MIRROR in book form" DEAD. also NEED.
Lou
Dec 30, 2017 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Surely the expected.publication date is wrong for this?! I love the show and can't wait 7 whole years for the book!
Hilary
Jun 12, 2017 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: sff, tbr-shortlist

I'm ready to get mind f*cked.
robb
Dec 27, 2017 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
THIS IS A THING??

OOOH HEAVEN IS INDEED A PLACE ON EARTH.
☙ percy ❧
does this even exist or is this merely charlie brooker's way of fucking with our minds even more
rin ( ̄ヘ ̄)	 read/watch mo dao zu shi
Expected publication: March 1st 2019 by Del Rey

hell yeah babey
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i fucking love black mirror so much i need this
if this is going to have all those plot twists and brain fuckery? gimme 10

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Expected publication: March 4th 2025 by Del Rey

when :)
Bruno Kulić
Cory Doctorow, Claire North and Sylvain Neuvel are writing the novellas for this volume!!! Little Brother blew my damned mind when I read it as a teen and The Themis Files may just be my favourite ongoing SF series (I gave up on The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August but feel bad about it) so this all sounds splendid! Now we just need to get Ken Liu to write for one of these volumes.
Maida
Jan 26, 2018 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
what do you MEAN 2025
Shelley
This book reminded me why I no longer enjoy science fiction as much as I used to. Back in the 1960's and 1970's, science fiction was all about the future, a time that did not yet exist, and so it was exciting to imagine all kinds of possibilities about it. Unfortunately, nowadays, science fiction is taking place right now, in the present, and it is not exciting, it is horrible to be stuck in it and forced to deal with it. Plus the worst to come seems right over the horizon.

So I will probably no
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Jessica
Aug 18, 2018 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
I'm really excited for this literary telling of Black Mirror. The show is fantastic & I hope the book includes stories similarly crafted in tone to the romantically heart-wrenching & quietly domestic 'Be Right Back' & the strange complexity/excellent introduction to this technological dystopian universe 'USS Callister'.
Richard Luck
Dec 20, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A thing of beauty. And the story about how Channel 4 kicked Charlie and Co. to the kerb will leave you wanting to give the old curmudgeon the biggest of hugs.
michaela naneva
a black mirror book????yes????please???
(i hope the date is wrong though)
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Charlton "Charlie" Brooker is a British journalist, comic writer and broadcaster. His style of humour is savage and profane, with surreal elements and a consistent satirical pessimism.

He presents TV shows Screenwipe, Gameswipe and Newswipe, wrote a review column for The Guardian newspaper, and is one of four creative directors of comedy production company Zeppotron.

His five-part horror drama Dea
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