By Richard Cox
Thomas global explores what occurs whilst the borders of truth begin seeming a piece pores... while issues begin bleeding throughout the edges, not easy ones perceptions of the universe. The grand culture of Dickian, New Wave SF is explored by means of Richard Cox during this twenty first century thriller!
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