An NPR Best Book of 2013!
Shortlisted for the Arthur C Clarke Award
Shortlisted for the Kitschies Award
"Alightning bolt of a novel, with a sense of awe missing from a lot of currentfiction."
"Starred Review. Naamturns in a stellar performance in his debut SF novel... What matters here isthe remarkable scope and narrative power of the story."
"A gripping pieceof near future speculation... all the grit and pace of the Bournefilms."
"The most brilliant hard SF thriller I've read in years. Reminds meof Michael Crichton at his best."
"A rich cast of characters...the action scenes are crisp, the glimpses offuture tech and culture are mesmerizing."
"Any old writer can take you on a roller coaster ride, but it takes awizard like Ramez Naam to take you on the same ride while he builds the rollercoaster a few feet in front of you."
"The only serious successor to Michael Crichton."