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Hall, Louisa, 1982- Book - 2015 Adult Book / Fiction / General / Hall, Louisa, Fiction / Hall, Louisa 1 On Shelf No requests on this item Community Rating: 4 out of 5

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A young Puritan woman travels to the New World with her unwanted new husband. Alan Turing, the renowned mathematician and code breaker, writes letters to his best friend's mother. A Jewish refugee and professor of computer science struggles to reconnect with his increasingly detached wife. An isolated and traumatized young girl exchanges messages with an intelligent software program. A former Silicon Valley Wunderkind is imprisoned for creating illegal lifelike dolls. Each of these characters is attempting to communicate across gaps -- to estranged spouses, lost friends, future readers, or a computer program that may or may not understand them.


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New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015]
Year Published: 2015
Description: 316 pages ; 24 cm.
Language: English
Format: Book


Communication -- Fiction.
Comprehension -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Psychological fiction.