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The Postmortal

by: Drew Magary

Publisher: Penguin Press (2011)

$18.00

Staff Pick by comrade: Una

Think it might be nice to stop aging? This book will make you think again. The kind of sci-fi I love best, the near-future kind that seems all too possible. Magary takes ideas of near-immortality beyond the realm of philosophy, and imagines the immediate effects such a discovery would have on everyday life. Fascinating and all too believable!