This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of Death

This Is How You Die: Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of Death

Matthew Bennardo, David Malki !, Ryan North


If a computer may well expect the way you might die, might you must be aware of? this is often the tantalizing premise of This Is the way you Die, the bright follow-up anthology to the self-published bestseller, Machine of Death.

THIS IS the way you DIE
Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable laptop of Death

The machines all started shooting up world wide. The provide was once tempting: with an easy blood try out, somebody may perhaps know the way they'd die. however the machines did not supply dates or particular circumstances-just a unmarried observe or word. DROWNED, melanoma, previous AGE, CHOKED ON A HANDFUL OF POPCORN. And although the predictions have been continuously actual, they have been additionally frequently frustratingly obscure. previous AGE, it grew to become out, may possibly suggest both death of typical explanations, or being shot by way of an aged, bedridden guy in a botched domestic invasion. The machines held onto that old-world feel of irony in dying: you could understand how it is going to occur, yet you are going to nonetheless be stunned whilst it does.

This addictive anthology--sinister, witty, existential, and fascinating--collects the simplest of the millions of tale submissions the editors bought within the wake of the luck of the 1st quantity, and exceeds the 1st in each method.

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