Robota

Robota

Book - 2003
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Grand Central Pub
Academy awardwinning artist Doug Chiang and best-selling sci-fi author Orson Scott Card join forces for an extraordinary publishing adventure:Robota. An original illustrated science fiction novel, Robota follows the fortunes of a strangely powerful amnesiac named Caps as he navigates an ancient, decaying world in which a dwindling human population battles a society of merciless robot warriors. Aided by talking animals and stalked by terrifying hunter robots, Caps slowly rises to fulfill an awesome destiny. Integrating word and image, Card's masterful storytelling is interwoven with 75 pieces of Chiang's wildly imagined, meticulously rendered art. Packaged in a dramatic metallic case, this unusual and powerful collaboration is tailor-made to thrill.



Baker & Taylor
An oddly powerful amnesiac, Caps wanders an ancient and disintegrating world in which an ever dwindling human populace battles a society of merciless robot warriors, joining forces with talking animals, and hunted by terrible robot enemies, Caps must confront his own destiny, in a stunning, illustrated novel. 25,000 first printing.

Hachette Book Group
Academy awardwinning artist Doug Chiang and best-selling sci-fi author Orson Scott Card join forces for an extraordinary publishing adventure: Robota. An original illustrated science fiction novel, Robota follows the fortunes of a strangely powerful amnesiac named Caps as he navigates an ancient, decaying world in which a dwindling human population battles a society of merciless robot warriors. Aided by talking animals and stalked by terrifying hunter robots, Caps slowly rises to fulfill an awesome destiny. Integrating word and image, Card's masterful storytelling is interwoven with 75 pieces of Chiang's wildly imagined, meticulously rendered art. Packaged in a dramatic metallic case, this unusual and powerful collaboration is tailor-made to thrill.



Baker
& Taylor

While the dwindling human population battles for survival against a society of robot warriors, Caps searches to uncover his past and create a future for himself and his people.

Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2003
ISBN: 9780811840415
0811840417
Characteristics: 176 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Card, Orson Scott

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