Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search





Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Castlegar Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Castlegar Public Library SF SMY (Text) 35146002098440 Science Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/01/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780007541942
  • Physical Description: 386 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: London : The Borough Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Seventeen-year-old Laura Bow has invented a rudimentary artificial intelligence, and named it Organon. At first it's intended to be a sounding-board for her teenage frustrations, a surrogate best friend; but as she grows older, Organon grows with her. As the world becomes a very different place, technology changes the way we live, love and die; massive corporations develop rival intelligences to Laura's, ones without safety barriers or morals; and Laura is forced to decide whether to share her creation with the world. If it falls into the wrong hands, she knows, its power could be abused. But what if Organon is the only thing that can stop humanity from hurting itself irreparably?
Subject: Young women > England > London > Fiction.
Artificial intelligence > Fiction.
Futurism > Fiction.
Technological innovations > Moral and ethical aspects > Fiction.
Intellectual property > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.
Psychological fiction.

Additional Resources