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Each month, the Tor.com eBook Club gives away a free sci-fi/fantasy ebook to club subscribers.
For May 2019, Ebook Club subscribers can download Autonomous, the highly anticipated debut from science journalist and founder of the science and sci-fi blog io9 Annalee Newitz.
Earth, 2144. Jack is an anti-patent scientist turned drug pirate, traversing the world in a submarine as a pharmaceutical Robin Hood, fabricating cheap scrips for poor people who can’t otherwise afford them. But her latest drug hack has left a trail of lethal overdoses as people become addicted to their work, doing repetitive tasks until they become unsafe or insane.
Hot on her trail, an unlikely pair: Eliasz, a brooding military agent, and his robotic partner, Paladin. As they race to stop information about the sinister origins of Jack’s drug from getting out, they begin to form an uncommonly close bond that neither of them fully ...