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The Generation

Holly Cave

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***Shortlisted for the 2015 Mumsnet and Janklow & Nesbit novel award******Editors Choice in The Bookseller, March 2015***Are you who they say you are?London, 2052. There’s an ID tag embedded in the flesh of your neck. Your every move isMore ***Shortlisted for the 2015 Mumsnet and Janklow & Nesbit novel award******Editors Choice in The Bookseller, March 2015***Are you who they say you are?London, 2052. There’s an ID tag embedded in the flesh of your neck. Your every move is tracked. Your genes tell the State nearly everything about you.Everything you are.Everything you were.Everything you will be.For Freya, Kane, and the rest of this fledgling generation, the battle to break free of their genetic horoscopes will not be without bloodshed.˃˃˃ This debut dystopian sci-fi novel explores the meaning of identity in a dangerous, near-future London in which genetic engineering is commonplace, and the genome of every baby is sequenced at birth.Praise for The Generation:“This début is a classy and atmospheric futuristic thriller about genetics and identity…”- Caroline Sanderson, The Bookseller“Cave’s writing can feel very honest and in places cut straight to the heart of an emotion… The book contains the gorgeous imagery of a world that feels as if it could be just around the corner, helped by the local setting of London – be it in 2052. She teasingly eases you into her future world, which is just recognisable enough to feel possible.”- Holly Bestley, I Science Magazine“The novel opens explosively after the citizens are victims of a bomb explosion, the aftermath of which everything about this world they have accepted begins to unravel- the space is literally burst open allowing the characters to question what’s really below the surface.”- Goodreads reviewerThe Generation eBook Categories:Sci-Fi DystopiaGenetic Engineering Sci-FiScience Fiction Conspiracy ThrillersDystopian NovelsNear Future Sci-FiDystopian Fiction for WomenSci-Fi for WomenTechnothrillers