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Everything About You

Heather Child

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Orbit Books
21 February 2019
Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Science fiction; Future Society; Virtual Reality
'Black Mirror meets Gone Girl' Rosamund Lupton, Richard and Judy and Sunday Times bestseller

'Amazing, creepy, twisty and clever' Karen Dionne, author of The Marsh-King's Daughter

Think twice before you share your life online.

Freya has a new virtual assistant. It knows what she likes, knows what she wants and knows whose voice she most needs to hear: her missing sister's.

It adopts her sister's personality, recreating her through a life lived online. But this virtual version of her sister knows things it shouldn't be possible to know. It's almost as if the missing girl is still out there somewhere, feeding fresh updates into the cloud. But that's impossible. Isn't it?

With twists and turns you'll never see coming, Everything About You is a thrilling debut showing a chilling vision of a future that's just around the corner. You'll never look at your privacy settings in the same way again . . .
By:   Heather Child
Imprint:   Orbit Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 196mm,  Width: 126mm,  Spine: 28mm
Weight:   260g
ISBN:   9780356510682
ISBN 10:   0356510689
Pages:   368
Publication Date:   21 February 2019
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Heather Child's experience in digital marketing has brought her into close contact with the automation and personalisation technologies that herald the 'big data' age. She lives in Bristol and Everything About You is her debut novel. Find her on twitter at @Heatherika1.

Reviews for Everything About You

Everything About You is an excellent creation of that most difficult place, the believable near-future. First class realism and a sinister mystery combine as a compelling thriller -- Peter F. Hamilton A compelling, terrifying and stunningly assured debut -- Gareth L. Powell Gone Girl for the VR generation . . . when the book is released ask Alexa to order you a copy. But be careful she doesn't read it before you do, she may just tell the delivery drone that we're onto them -- STARBURST A captivating and assured first novel -- Guardian Exquisitely plausible and insidiously chilling -- M. R. Carey, author of THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS Amazing, creepy, twisty and clever -- Karen Dionne, author of THE MARSH-KING'S DAUGHTER Black Mirror meets Gone Girl -- Rosamund Lupton, Richard and Judy and SUNDAY TIMES bestseller


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