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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Orbit
Publication date October 29, 2013
Pages 504
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780316218955
ISBN-10 0316218952
Dimensions 1.75 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.65 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $20.00
§As reported by publisher says people who bought this book also bought:
Into the Drowning Deep | Feedback | Rise | Blackout | Symbiont | Chimera | The Newsflesh Trilogy
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: A decade in the future, humanity thrives in the absence of sickness and disease.

We owe our good health to a humble parasite -- a genetically engineered tapeworm developed by the pioneering SymboGen Corporation. When implanted, the Intestinal Bodyguard worm protects us from illness, boosts our immune system -- even secretes designer drugs. It's been successful beyond the scientists' wildest dreams. Now, years on, almost every human being has a SymboGen tapeworm living within them.

But these parasites are getting restless. They want their own lives . . . and will do anything to get them.


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from Orbit (October 29, 2013)
9780316218955 | details & prices | 504 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.75 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $20.00
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Reprint edition from Orbit (October 7, 2014)
9780316218924 | details & prices | 530 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $16.00
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CD/Spoken Word
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With Christine Lakin (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (November 22, 2013)
9781478926030 | details & prices | 5.10 × 5.68 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $79.99
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