The Marionette

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Science Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
In the not too distant future, an inventor makes a marionette -- an artificial child, the first of its kind, in the image of his comatose daughter, and she is sent to a family coping with the absence of their beloved son. Will the child be able to love, and be loved in return?

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The Marionette

Submitted: July 12, 2015

In the not too distant future, an inventor makes a marionette -- an artificial child, the first of its kind, in the image of his comatose daughter, and she is sent to a family coping with the absence of their beloved son. Will the child be able to love, and be loved in return? Read Chapter

Submitted: July 12, 2015

2 Tonight is Martin and Lena's wedding anniversary, and they're about to head out for a steakhouse restaurant. In their co... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 12, 2015

3 By afternoon, the families arrive in droves, either by the front door in a line, the gifts and delicacies at hand, or th... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 12, 2015

4 The start of the new school year heralds Werner and Rieke, joining the Fassbinder academy – it's a Gesamtschule (compr... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 12, 2015

5 For Rieke, she can sense how food smells or even tastes, but she doesn't have any appetite. She won't be eating anything... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 31, 2015

6 ANALYSIS: Rieke has shown exceptional personal growth, as her myraids of grown synapse-networks have shown. In the span ... Read Chapter

Submitted: August 29, 2015

7 His room, without her. The absence of her presence – no one who'll listen to his thoughts, no one to play the SBOX with, to liven... Read Chapter

Submitted: November 01, 2015

8 A marionette is produced like thus: the skeletal gel is printed out to form the basis for its endoskeleton, and the essential compo... Read Chapter