Spook Country is a 2007 novel by speculative fiction author William Gibson.
Spook Country is a 2007 novel by speculative fiction author William Gibson. A political thriller set in contemporary North America, it followed on from the author's previous novel, Pattern Recognition (2003), and was succeeded in 2010 by Zero History, which featured much of the same core cast of characters.
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Earlier the track had passed near streets of tiny row houses, in neighborhoods where poverty seemed to have been as efficient as the neutron bomb was said to be.
William Gibson heir windows were of glass. The houses themselves seemed to belong less to another time than to another country; Belfast perhaps, after some sectarian biological attack. The shells of Japanese cars in the streets, belly down on bare rims. But past Philadelphia, and after taking another tablet, Milgrim began to catch glimpses of spectral others, angels perhaps.
William Gibson: It’s a book in which shadowy and mysterious characters are using New York’s smallest crime family, a sort of boutique operation of smugglers and so-called illegal facilitators, to get something into North America. And you have to hang around to the end of the book to find out what they’re doing. So I guess it’s a caper novel in that regard. com: The line on your last book, Pattern Recognition was that the present had caught up with William Gibson’s future
Spook Country - a gripping spy thriller by William Gibson, bestselling author of Neuromancer. Readers of Neal Stephenson, Ray Bradbury and Iain M. Banks will love this book. Spook Country is the second novel in the Blue Ant trilogy - read Pattern Recognition and Zero History for more.
Spook Country - a gripping spy thriller by William Gibson, bestselling author of Neuromancer. William Gibson's first novel Neuromancer sold more than six million copies worldwide. Count Zero and Mona Lisa Overdrive completed his first trilogy.
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A devastatingly precise reflection of the American zeitgeist. The Washington Post Book World.
The cool and scary (San Francisco Chronicle) New York Times bestseller from the author of Pattern Recognition and Neuromancer. spook (spo͞ok) . A specter; a ghost. Slang for intelligence agent. country (ˈkən-trē) . In the mind or in reality. A devastatingly precise reflection of the American zeitgeist. The cool and scary (San Francisco Chronicle) New York Times bestseller from the author of Pattern Recognition and Neuromancer.