|Format||Release Date||List Price||Your Price||ISBN|
|11 Audio CDs||February 20, 2014||$59.99||$59.99||9781629232799||Add to Cart|
Particle physicist Jon Grady is ecstatic when his team achieves what they've been working toward for years: a device that can reflect gravity. Grady expects widespread acclaim for his entire team. Instead, his lab is locked down by a shadowy organization whose mission is to prevent at all costs the social upheaval sudden technological advances bring. This Bureau of Technology Control uses the advanced technologies they have harvested over the decades to fulfill their mission. Presented with the opportunity to join the BTC, Grady balks, and is instead thrown into a nightmarish high-tech prison built to hold rebellious geniuses like himself. With so many great intellects confined together, can Grady and his fellow prisoners conceive of a way to usher humanity out of its artificial dark age?
"(Jeff) Gurner is remarkably good..." - Booklist (audio review)
Starred review. "The characters (even the not-strictly-human ones) are vivid, the pacing is perfect, the villain is capital-E evil, and the author's near-future world is so well developed that you completely buy even his wildest speculations. A magnificent tour de force." - Booklist
"Fun tech-fiction wrapped in black helicopter conspiracy." - Kirkus Reviews