Hammered - Jenny Casey, Bk 1 Author:Elizabeth Bear Once Jenny Casey was somebody's daughter. Once she was somebody's enemy. Now the former Canadian special forces warrior lives on the hellish streets of Hartford, Connecticut, in the year 2062. Racked with pain, hiding from the government she served, running with a crime lord so she can save a life or two, Jenny is a month shy of fifty, a... more »nd her artificially reconstructed body has started to unravel. But she is far from forgotten. A government scientist needs the perfect subject for a high-stakes project and has Jenny in his sights. Suddenly Jenny Casey is a pawn in a furious battle, waged in the corridors of the Internet, on the streets of battered cities, and in the complex wirings of her half-man-made nervous system. And she needs to gain control of the game before a brave new future spins completely out of control.« less
Excellent! Complicated to start with in but once you get all the threads it grabs you and holds your attention. I'm looking for the next one on my wish list. Excerpt from back-The year is 2062, Jenny is a month shy of fifty and her artificially reconstructed body has started to unravel. But she is far from forgotten. A government scientist needs the perfect subject for a high-stakes, dangerous project and he thinks Jenny is the one.
I finished this book and did go on to the next in the series but.... the characters were not very well fleshed out. The author leaves you guessing a lot. Worth reading only if you don't have something else in your tbr pile.