1% Free by G. A. Matiasz

By G. A. Matiasz

An astute, socially proper story, set in an international that readers will fortunately wander off in.

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Detective Jimmy Hidalgo tracks a serial killer whose first sufferer used to be Jimmy’s ally, in a San Francisco close to social riot. The killer has a terrifying new manner of murdering her sufferers. Salvor Becky Wiley recovers a mysterious item from burned out suburbs in a balkanized l. a.. She doesn't experience the significance of the enigmatic artifact till the LAPD and FBI try and grab it. As Becky realizes that her salvage is just too scorching to address, and as Jimmy concludes that the fellow paying him to discover the killer is an extraterrestrial, this slow-motion apocalypse shifts into excessive equipment. Pursued by means of police officers and extraterrestrial beings, Becky and Jimmy converge at the Palm Springs unfastened urban in secessionist Aztlán. while unique artifact and serial killer meet, the close to cataclysmic disagreement and the galaxy wrenching end will ascertain the destiny, now not purely of Jimmy and Becky, yet of all humanity.

1% Free is a near-future technological know-how fiction political mystery. This fast moving novel has attention-grabbing characters, a rollicking plot, gorgeous narratives, and sharp discussion, all written in a slashing, evocative type. G.A. Matiasz explores utopian and dystopian topics, severe politics at the radical left and correct, wild-assed formative years countercultures, and clever meditations on technology, cartography, expertise, and extinction, proving “once back that Sci-Fi is our merely literature of ideas.” If 1% Free is a fragment as prescient as his first novel, the 1994 underground vintage End Time, humanity is in for a few tough occasions. A compulsive page-turner, this novel will maintain you up at evening caring in regards to the destiny of our nation and our planet for years to come.

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