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Machines Like Me : From the Sunday Times bestselling author of Lessons

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**Number One Sunday Times Bestseller**Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Miranda, a bright student who lives with a terrible secret. When Charlie comes into money, he buys Adam, one of the first batch of synthetic humans.

With Miranda's assistance, he co-designs Adam's personality. This near-perfect human is beautiful, strong and clever - and soon a love triangle forms, which leads Charlie, Miranda and Adam to a profound moral dilemma.

Can you design the perfect partner? What makes us human? Our outward deeds or our inner lives?Provocative and moving, Machines Like Me explores whether a machine can ever truly understand the human heart. 'Funny, thought-provoking and politically acute...' Sunday Times'Dazzling' Guardian'An unsettling examination of the human condition.

Bold, clever' Sunday Telegraph

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Vintage
1529111250 / 9781529111255
Paperback / softback
823.92
05/03/2020
United Kingdom
English
Science fiction
305 pages
20 cm
Reprint. Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2019.