At First Glance, The Thrillers Of British Author Rupert Thomson Seem To Have Nothing In Common Except The Expansiveness Of His Imagination And The Lucid Radiance Of His Writing Air Fire Is About A Group Of French People Sent To California At The End Of The 19th Century To Build A Church The Insult Is About A Man Blinded By A Robber In A Supermarket Parking Lot Who Discovers One Night That Because Of A Bizarre Experiment He Can See Again Thomson S Latest Finds Three Very Different Characters An Aimless Waitress, A Reluctant Hit Man, And An Ambitious Young Marketing Executive Linked By The Sudden Success Of A New Soft Drink But A Closer Look Confirms The Feeling That Softcontinues The Author S Fascination With The Way Science Can Bend And Shape The Destinies Of All Sorts Of Nonscientific People Certainly Glade Spencer, The Flaky Young Woman Who Flies Off Periodically For Unpleasant Encounters With Her American Lawyer Boyfriend, Has No Idea When She Signs Up For A Sleep Clinic To Earn Some Extra Cash That The Soda Slogans Planted In Her Brain Could Cause Her Death Barker Dodds, The Nightclub Bouncer From Plymouth, Doesn T Know Why He S Being Paid To Kill Glade And James Lyle, The Striving Marketer Who Thought Up The Brainwashing Scheme In The First Place, Is Deliberately Out Of The Loop About Its Consequences All Three Are So Perfectly Drawn That You D Recognize Them On The Street, And The Way Thomson Describes Their Quirky, Weirdly Decorated Flats And Lifestyles Captures The Flickering Pulse Of London With Uncanny AccuracyDick Adler
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