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Zombies of the Gene Pool (Jay Omega, Bk 2)
Zombies of the Gene Pool - Jay Omega, Bk 2 Author:Sharyn McCrumb In the 1950s, a group of young science fiction writers, dreaming of literary immortality and calling themselves the Lanthanides, buried a time capsule with their stories and relics from the time. Now, in the 1990s, when several of them have become famous, the surviving Lanthanides are getting together at a special convention to dig up the capsul... more »e and open it. But the convention is startled by the appearance of a writer who was supposed to have died thirty years ago. Then murder materializes to throw the agenda further into chaos. Now, Jay Omega, author of Bimbos of the Death Sun, and his significant other, Dr. Marion Farley, must separate science fact from fiction -- and unearth a killer with a story of his own to tell.« less
Although the title would (and should) scare anyone away from picking up this book, its worth it. A shockingly good book about the early days of Science Fiction Authorship. If you have ever wondered what Isaac Asimov or Robert Heinlen were like in person, read this.
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En route to a sci-fi convention and reunion of the Lanthanides, Dr. James Owen Mega--engineering professor and sci-fi author known as "Jay Omega"--and literature professor Dr. Marion Farley stumble into a web of dark secrets and murder.