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Crosstalk, the latest book from multiple Hugo- and Nebula-award winning author Connie Willis (Blackout/All Clear, Doomsday Book) takes a futuristic look at a very contemporary topic: Finding true love in the era of social media, oversharing and being instantly available every second of the day. And we have the first chapter for your reading pleasure.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Crosstalk, the latest book from multiple Hugo- and Nebula-award winning author Connie Willis (Blackout/All Clear, Doomsday Book) takes a futuristic look at a very contemporary topic: Finding true love in the era of social media, oversharing and being instantly available every second of the day. And we have the first chapter for your reading pleasure.