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|Harry Barnett (first introduced in the novel Into the
Blue) investigates the circumstances that lead to
his son's accident. The son, 33 year old math genius, lies in a coma
and the accident is somehow related to his interest in
"hyperdimensions" and his job at a company which predicts the future.
(Sounds hokey to me, by I haven't read it yet!) |
This is hard to review. It wasn't to my personal taste (sentence fragments--ugh), but the plot is compelling, with lots of twists. I guess I'd classify it as a murder mystery. There is some dimensionality underlying the plot, as well as some mildly misused mathematical lingo from other fields and some attempts to explain mathematics and physics in ultra-lay terms. The science/math is pretty lame, though.
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