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  • Genre:FICTION
  • SubGenre:Humorous / General
  • Language:English
  • Pages:204
  • eBook ISBN:9781609840792


by Richard Romano

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A sci-fi comedy about a computer virus that can be transmitted to humans.
What if a computer virus could be transferred from machine to man? That provocative—if not downright silly—question is the basis of Virus!, a wild science-fiction comedy in the tradition of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. The Elite Computer Virus Task Force has a problem. Somehow, one of its most experimental—and dangerous—computer viruses has escaped. Battling this software outbreak are the no-nonsense General Piddle, scion of an intergalactically famous beat poet and blimp fetishist; the absent-minded Professor Fassbinder, whose scientific experiments inevitably result in the creation of giant mutants; extraterrestrial shapeshifter and pinochle enthusiast Zev Zyzzyx; and robot prototype Jet, the ultimate personal digital assistant who is a martial arts expert but has problems connecting to a printer.... This comic free-for-all takes our heroes (and villains) from the very depths of outer space all the way to downtown Denver, as they do battle with the Multiple Masters, a race
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