The Book Of Phoenix by Nnedi Okorafor

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They call her many things – a research project, a test-subject, a specimen.  An abomination.

But she calls herself Phoenix, an ‘accelerated woman’ – a genetic experiment grown and raised in Manhattan’s famous Tower 7, the only home she has ever known.  Although she’s only two years old, Phoenix has the body and mind of an adult – and powers beyond imagining.  Phoenix is an innocent, happy to live quietly in Tower 7, reading voraciously and basking in the love of Saeed, another biologically altered human.

Until the night that Saeed witnesses something so terrible that he takes his own life.  Devastated, Phoenix begins to search for answers – only to discover everything she that she has ever known is a lie.

Tower 7 isn’t a haven.  It’s a prison.  And it’s time for Phoenix to spread her wings and rise. 

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From Darkest Skies by Sam Peters

The Blurb On The Back:

Five years after the murder of his wife and fellow agent Alysha, Keona Rause returns to the distant world of Magenta to resume work with the Intelligence Service.

With him he brings an illegal artificial recreation of his wife, an AI built from every digital trace she left behind.

She has been constructed with one purpose – to discover the truth behind her own death – but Keona’s relationship with her has grown into something more.

Something that verges on love.

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The Eye Of Minds by James Dashner

The Blurb On The Back:

To catch a hacker, you need a hacker.

For Michael and the other gamers, the VirtNet can make your wildest fantasies become real.  And the more hacking skills you have, the more fun.  Who wants to play by the rules anyway?

But some rules were made for a reason.  One gamer has been taking people hostage inside the VirtNet with horrific consequences.

The government needs Michael, but the risk is enormous and the line between game and reality could be blurred forever …

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