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Viral Website Started for Mira Grant’s Next Book: ‘Parasite’
Orbit has set up a viral (no pun intended, ok, maybe a little) website and twitter to promote the new book from Mira Grant (or Seanan McGuire if you prefer), due October 29th. I don’t see any way to embed the video, so head over to symbogen.net to check out the first trailer and sign up on the mailing list for the book.
A decade in the future, humanity thrives in the absence of sickness and disease.
We owe our good health to a humble parasite - a genetically engineered tapeworm developed by the pioneering SymboGen Corporation. When implanted, the tapeworm protects us from illness, boosts our immune system - even secretes designer drugs. It’s been successful beyond the scientists’ wildest dreams. Now, years on, almost every human being has a SymboGen tapeworm living within them.
But these parasites are getting restless. They want their own lives…