Author(s): Elizabeth Moon
Lou is autistic. One of his skills is an ability to find patterns in data: complex patterns that not even the most powerful computers can comprehend. Those he works and has made money for now want him to change, to become \
Shortlisted for Arthur C. Clarke Award 2003 and Arthur C Clarke Award 2003.
'A fine novel . Absolutely compelling' Greg Bear 'A must read!' Anne McCaffrey 'sympathetic and believable .Moon's characters will stay with you for a long time' STARBURST
Elizabeth Moon has degrees in history and biology, and served as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. She lives outside of Austin, Texas with her husband and son.