By Tam Linsey
The single crop left ... is human.
After genetically altered weeds devastate Earth's crop lands, Dr. Tula Macoby believes photosynthetic epidermis can retailer the human race, and her humans single-mindedly embark on a undertaking to transform the cannibals roaming what's left of Earth. but if Levi, a calm stranger, refuses alteration, Tula doesn't imagine the one ideas could be conversion or death.
Levi Kraybill, a religious member of the outdated Order, left his Holdout farmland to hunt a healing for his terminally in poor health son. Genetic manipulation is a sin, yet Levi will do virtually something for the lifetime of his baby. while he's captured, he's yes he's damned, and his purely break out might be death.
Tula's superiors time table Levi's euthanization, and she or he hazards every little thing to set the blameless guy unfastened. Now she and Levi are outlaws along with her humans, and she's an abomination along with his. Can they locate sanctuary in a cannibal barren region?
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Everyone who knows you tries to forget you,” said Juomes. “But they all fail,” said Rend smugly. “Come with me, Caps,” said Juomes. “I’ll teach you to fight. M aybe your memories will come back to you. ” “Font Prime,” said Caps. ” asked Rend eagerly. “The message inside my machine. ” “I’m going to find Font Prime,” said Juomes. “I’m going to kill it. 4 Desert Shore The Cubing Jewel □ 4 5 R O B O T A ^hen the children of the hunter-beasts tell the story, Juomes is the hero — and who can blame them?
You had him in your sights. You didn’t fire. ” Caps heard no reply. Then a single gunshot suggested there would never be a reply. Again the harsh voice. “And you? ” “I asked you first,” said Rend. ” This passageway was much smoother, and instead of sharp angles it had gentle curves and bends. Then a stone rocked downward and sent Caps and Rend slipping down a steep slide. They didn’t stop until they becam e entangled in a A Sleep and a Forgetting □ 3 3 R O B O T A net, which swung out to dangle in the middle of a dimly lit room.
I’m not a scientist,” said Juomes. ” asked Caps. “Oh, you have a memory,” said Juomes. “You know how to speak. How to reason. You know many things. ” “He forgot me, too,” said Rend. ” Juomes ignored him. “Once it changes an ani mal, it breeds true — all its offspring have speech as well. It brought a golden age to the world. It made the robots jealous, and the king of the robots, Font Prime, sent out Kaantur-Set and his hunters to destroy all the jewels. They think when the jewels are gone, we’ll all becom e dumb beasts again.
Botanicaust (Botanicaust, Book 1) by Tam Linsey