By Julian May
"FASCINATING . . . may perhaps has cemented her place as one in every of this generation's most excellent storytellers. . . .This pleasant finish to a impressive feat of the mind's eye is an important purchase."
By the mid-twenty-first century, humanity is commencing to take pleasure in club within the Galactic Milieu. Human colonies are thriving on a number of planets, existence in the world is peaceable and filthy rich, and as extra people are being born with metapsychic talents, it's going to no longer be lengthy sooner than those talented minds eventually in achieving overall Unity.
But xenophobia is deeply rooted within the human soul. A starting to be corps of rebels plots to maintain the folks of Earth endlessly separate, led by means of a guy enthusiastic about human superiority: Marc Remillard. Marc's aim is not anything below the elevation of human metapsychics certainly others, in terms of synthetic enhancement of psychological colleges. His tools are unpalatable, his aim terrible. And so Marc and his coconspirators proceed their paintings in secret.
Only the very harmony he fears and abhors can foil Marc's plans. And simply his brother, Jack the Bodiless, and the younger lady referred to as Diamond masks can desire to guide the metaconcert to wreck Marc, Unify humanity, and pave the best way for the Golden Age of the Galactic Milieu to start . . .
"A convinced CROWD-PLEASER."