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Semiosis

A Novel

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Description

Human survival hinges on an bizarre alliance in Semiosis, a character driven science fiction novel of first contact by debut author Sue Burke.

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Colonists from Earth wanted the perfect home, but they’ll have to survive on the one they found. They don’t realize another life form watches...and waits...

Only mutual communication can forge an alliance with the planet's sentient species and prove that humans are more than tools.

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Customer Reviews

Well written but not gripping...

It's obviously well written, and the author took a lot of care, but I couldn't get into it. For one thing, too many characters to follow. There isn't really a plot per se - the story is diffused across several generations. I like sci-fi and this didn't perk any of my sci-fi nerves.

Imaginative plot!

An original plot - kept me engaged, especially after the first few chapters. How would an intelligent plant evolve socially as it looks for a symbiotic relationship with humans? This story takes the reader through that evolution in a captivating manner.

First contact as never done before

Amazing.

Semiosis
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  • $2.99
  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Science Fiction
  • Published: Feb 06, 2018
  • Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates
  • Seller: Macmillan
  • Print Length: 304 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: This book can only be viewed on an iOS device with Apple Books on iOS 12 or later, iBooks 1.5 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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