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The Crying Machine By Greg Chivers

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A sharp, lyrical thriller of power, religion, and artificial intelligence.


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The Crying Machine by Greg Chivers

A sharp, lyrical thriller of power, religion, and artificial intelligence.

The world has changed, but Jerusalem endures. Overlooked by new superpowers, the Holy City of the future is a haven of spies and smugglers, exiles and extremists.

A refugee with strange technological abilities searches for a place to disappear.

An ambitious young criminal plots the heist that could make or destroy him.

A corrupt minister harnesses the power of the past in a ruthless play for complete control.

And the wheels of another plan - as old and intricate as the city itself - begin to turn...

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The Crying Machine Reviews

`Evocative and thought-provoking SF in the vein of classic William Gibson'
Peter McLean, author of PRIEST OF BONES

`Bursting with energy and imagination that leaps off the page. I had a blast'
Jeremy Szal, author of STORMBLOOD and Hugo Award-winning podcaster

`A vision of the future that is at once plausibly unsettling yet irresistibly compelling. I devoured THE CRYING MACHINE'
Ian Tregillis, author of THE MECHANICAL

`Teems with dubious characters, black market operations and dangerous engaging and often though-provoking read'

About Greg Chivers

Greg Chivers is a writer and television producer. For twenty years he has been making documentaries about science and history, including What on Earth?, Science Channel's most successful series of all time, and NASA's Unexplained Files, which made global news headlines. Greg is a graduate of the Curtis Brown creative writing course and the Faber Academy. The Crying Machine is his first novel.

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The Crying Machine by Greg Chivers
Greg Chivers
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HarperCollins Publishers
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