Sum: Tales from the Afterlives

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Canongate Books, Apr 24, 2009 - Fiction - 128 pages
In this startling book, David Eagleman shows us forty possibilities of life beyond death. With wit and humanity, he asks the key questions about existence, hope, technology and love. These short stories are full of big ideas and bold imagination.

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User Review  - setnahkt - LibraryThing

An amusing little book of short speculations on possible afterlives. In one vignette, it’s endless white suburbia; in another it’s endless war. Worth a read; fast. Read full review

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User Review  - Cail_Judy - LibraryThing

Got this out for the Nick Cave readings. Listened to a bunch - the stories are excellent. Witty and subversive. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

David Eagleman, PhD, is a neuroscientist and internationally bestselling author. He teaches at Stanford University, is the creator and host of the Emmy-nominated television series The Brain, and is the CEO of Neosensory, a company that builds the next generation of neuroscience hardware. The author of seven other books, he lives in Silicon Valley in California. @davideagleman | eagleman.com

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