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Young Beck hopes her mathematical skills will somehow bring back her dead father. Other reviewers have mostly complained that this novel does not work as the serious family drama it intends to be. From the mathematical point of view, I'm afraid it fares no better.
Rice seems to have some vague concept of what a limit is:
But most of the mathematical content involves mention of "proofs of infinity" (whatever those are) or insipid and nonsensical lines like:
Thanks to Barry Cipra for bringing this book to my attention. 
Buy this work of mathematical fiction and read reviews at amazon.com. 
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Exciting News: The 1,600th entry was recently added to this database of mathematical fiction! Also, for those of you interested in nonfictional math books let me (shamelessly) plug the recent release of the second edition of my soliton theory textbook.
(Maintained by Alex Kasman, College of Charleston)