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   Mardock Scramble, by Tow Ubukata  
 
  Novel, first publication in 2011
 
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      Reads L to R (Western Style), for audiences. Why me? It was to be the last thought a young prostitute, Balot, would ever have…as a human anyway. Taken in by a devious gambler named Shell, she became a slave to his cruel desires and would have been killed by his hand if not for a private investigator and his self-aware Universal Tool, Oefcoque. Now a cyborg, Balot has not only physical powers, but the ability to disrupt social environments. She chases after Shell, his partner-in-crime Boiled, and faces down a variety of insane villains in this pulse-pounding cyberpunk noir adventure.

     
     
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  • Cyberpunk - Cyberspace
  • Detectives - Sleuths - Pis - Bounty Hunter
  • Hard-Boiled
  • Prostitutes

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