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The Resource Broadcast, Liam Brown

Broadcast, Liam Brown

Label
Broadcast
Title
Broadcast
Statement of responsibility
Liam Brown
Title variation
Broadcast
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a truman-like nightmare for the Youtube generation
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The idea behind MindCast is simple. We insert a small chip into your skull and then every thought, every feeling, every memory is streamed live, twenty-four hours a day. Trust me - within a few months you'll be the most talked about person on the planet. When David Callow is offered the lead role in a revolutionary new online show, he snatches at the opportunity. Rapidly becoming a viral sensation, David is propelled to stratospheric levels of celebrity. However, he soon realises the downside of sharing every secret with the world. A prisoner to both his fame and his own thoughts, David seeks to have the chip removed, only to discover the chilling secret lurking at the heart of MindCast, and the terrifying ambition the show's creator has for him
Summary
"The idea behind MindCast is simple. We insert a small chip into your skull and then every thought, every feeling, every memory is streamed live, twenty-four hours a day. Trust me, within a few months you'll be the most talked about person on the planet." When a YouTube star is offered the lead role in a revolutionary new online show, he snatches at the opportunity. Rapidly becoming a viral sensation, David is propelled to stratospheric levels of celebrity. But he soon finds himself trapped by the chilling reality that he is owned by the company that bought his mind. A prisoner to both his fame and his own thoughts, when David tries to have the chip removed, he discovers the secret lurking at the heart of MindCast, and the terrifying ambition the show's creator has for him. Where do you run when you can't even hide in your own mind?
Theme
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10618208
Cataloging source
ANL
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Brown, Liam
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Thought and thinking
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
  • Mind and reality
Target audience
adult
Label
Broadcast, Liam Brown
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Publication
Copyright
Note
A Bantam book ; First published in Australia by Bantam in 2017
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060407461
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780143788065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)993680547
Label
Broadcast, Liam Brown
Publication
Copyright
Note
A Bantam book ; First published in Australia by Bantam in 2017
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060407461
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780143788065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)993680547

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