Advances in cybertechnology, biotechnology and robotics mean that more people than ever before have access to potentially dangerous technologies.
Valerie Martin sets her latest novel in the heat of the antebellum South during a slave rebellion. Drawing on slave narratives and plantation owners’ journals to create the voice of a woman slaveholder, she continues to examine history and the nature of power as she has in earlier works of fiction, most notably "Mary Reilly".
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