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Written by John Twelve HawksAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by John Twelve Hawks

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
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  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: June 29, 2010
  • Price: $14.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-4000-7930-8 (1-4000-7930-6)
about this book

Two brothers born into a race of Travelers—prophets able to journey to different realms of consciousness—have just discovered that their long lost father may still be alive. Gabriel, who could be humanity’s savior, and his guardian, Maya, want to protect him. Michael wants to destroy him and with it humanity’s hope for freedom. As they race across the globe, their frantic search puts them on a collision course, and the fate of the world hangs in the balance.

“A thrilling sequel.... Engaging and relevant.” —Time Out New York

"Page-turningly swift with a cliffhanger ending . . . John Twelve Hawks has drawn upon both pop-cultural and literary touchstones and modified them to create a cyber-1984." —The New York Times

"The stuff that first-rate high-tech paranoid-schizophrenic thrillers are made of." —Time

"Portrays a Big Brother with powers far beyond anything Orwell could imagine. . . . Political prophecy is rarely such fun." —The Washington Post

“Seductive. . . . Quickly hooks you into its Matrix-esque world. . . . [Let] the butt-kicking begin.” USA Today