All Systems Red
A murderous android discovers itself in All Systems Red, a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells for fans of AI morality plays In a corporate-dominated spacefaring future, planetary missions must be approved and supplied by the Company. Exploratory teams are accompanied by... show more
A murderous android discovers itself in All Systems Red, a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells for fans of AI morality plays In a corporate-dominated spacefaring future, planetary missions must be approved and supplied by the Company. Exploratory teams are accompanied by Company-supplied security androids, for their own safety.But in a society where contracts
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: May 2nd 2017
Pages no: 160
Edition language: English
Series: The Murderbot Diaries (#1)
After reading 'Network Effect' it was only a matter of time before I broke down and read the novellas. These are amazing, I can see why Tor has been able to market these as separate hardcover editions for so long. Murderbot, for those who don't know, is a SecUnit - a robot with organic component...
This feels like something Martha Wells wrote to entertain herself and I really enjoyed it. It's a novella and quite short and I want sequels. It's told from the point of view of an android who refers to themself as Murderbot. They have hacked their operating system and are largely autonomous. Mor...
All Systems Red is a first person narration by a "Murderbot," which is the narrator's term for itself and its fellow security robots. SecUnits are a mix of combat robotics with cloned human parts that make it more of a cyborg than a robot, although the term is never used. The narrator is unique in t...
What a great book! The cover makes the look all gloomy and dark but it's actually a really funny, sweet, engaging book. I am definitely going to read the series. I definitely would recommend this book
This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books.This was great! I had a good feeling about this book when I found myself chuckling on the very first page. This was a story that I didn't want to start once I got started which worked out perfectly since it is short enough to be read in ...