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The Automatic Detective

    Even in Empire City, a town where weird science is the hope for tomorrow, it’s hard for a robot to make his way. It’s even harder for a robot named Mack Megaton, a hulking machine designed to bring mankind to its knees. But Mack’s not interested in world domination. He’s just a bot trying to get by, trying to demonstrate that he isn’t just an automated smashing machine, and to earn his citizenship in the process. It should be as easy as crushing a tank for Mack, but some bots just can’t catch a break.

When Mack’s neighbors are kidnapped, Mack sets off on a journey through the dark alleys and gleaming skyscrapers of Empire City. Along the way, he runs afoul of a talking gorilla, a brainy dame, a mutant lowlife, a little green mob boss, and the secret conspiracy at the heart of Empire’s founders---not to mention more trouble than he bargained for. What started out as one missing family becomes a battle for the future of Empire and every citizen that calls her home.

Author:A. Lee Martinez
Published:2008
Genre:Science Fiction, Detective, Mystery, Humor, Pulp, Action-Adventure
Tags:Detective, Mystery, Humor, Pulp, New Pulp, Action-Adventure, Mutant, Psionic, AI Character, Robot Character, Read, Read as Audiobook, Reread, Reread as Audiobook, Audio Pick, Novel Pick, SF Pick, Pulp Pick, Action-Adventure Pick
Read:2015, 2011
Pick Comment:I really enjoyed the first person voice of The Automatic Detective (and the narrator really helped). It's not often that you get a good first person detective SF novel with a wry delivery. It was also a great story of an AI character discovering themself. (e)
Viewpoint:First Person
Library:Titles A (Library Box Cross Ref)
Box:A29 (e), E2 (e)
ISFDB:title entry, cover gallery
Amazon:Kindle, Paperback, Audio
Goodreads:The Automatic Detective
Audio:At Audible.com
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