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A fictional conference. A fictional murder. And techno geeks have a story that has them glued. This is Git Commit Murder for you.

Why did Michael W. Lucas decide to write tech fiction?
How did he build his characters, the plot?
Is tech fiction a new genre to look forward to?
How does tech fiction differ from science fiction?

We have so many questions. We’re sure you do too.

Hear Michael W. Lucas speak with Swapneel Patnekar about his work at Champaca Bookstore, Cafe and Library on 27 March. Get your copies of Git Commit Murder signed at this event.

About Michael W. Lucas: Michael W. Lucas is a network/security engineer with extensive experience working with high-availability systems. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Absolute OpenBSD, Cisco Routers for the Desperate, and PGP & GPG, all from No Starch Press. Michael W. Lucas blogs about his books and his work on

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Champaca Bookstore, Library and Cafe

7/1, Edward Road

Off Queens Road, Vasanth Nagar

Bangalore - 560052

Karnataka, IN


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