2121 A Tale From the Next Century

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It is many years since the human race gave up its individuality.

Our world is now a place of technicolour, mechanical beauty. Iridescent domes sit upon the ruins of the previous civilization, and small figures wander constantly between them – dancing, singing, running, but never touching. Each of us is immersed in our own virtual reality. We are like children, living in a perpetual summer: ageless, beautiful, and utterly reliant on the lost knowledge of another age.

For several decades, nothing disturbs their fragmented, infantile existence – until the arrival of Fred, an envoy from across the mountains.  His people are governed by logic, revolted and frightened by the mindless, unfettered solipsism of the ‘others’, and determined to make the first strike in a conflict they see as inevitable....

    • (Author)  Susan Greenfield
    • (Illustrated)  No
    • (Illustrator)  N/A
    • (Suggested age range)  N/A
    • (Series)  N/A
    • (ISBN)  9781908800992
    • (Publisher)  Head of Zeus
    • (Printing date)  2014
    • (Format)  Paperback
    • (Dust jacket)  N/A
    • (Weight)  280g
    • (Size)  20 x 13 x 2.4 cm
    • (No. of pages)  394
    • (RRP)  £7.99