Quick Pick: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff - STEM Read
With the wide-spread popularity of email and texting, the epistolary story – a popular example of which is Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein – has taken on an abundance of new forms. In their novel Illuminae, Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff employ modern day text messaging, video-surveillance logs, photos, and Artificial Intelligence annotation to create a vivid, realistic, and jump-off-the-page world.