Andersson Dexter is a new man, still living his old life. Part vigilante, part private eye, part cop, Dex is muddling his way through his day job as a faceless customer service rep for a giant firm, while solving routine cases in his off hours. But when a gruesomely mutilated corpse is found, things heat up for Dex and the underground organization he calls the Cubicle Men. Soon, Dex finds himself racing against the clock to find a killer who seems to be determined to strike him close to home. In a grim future where people live and work in crowded, utilitarian cities, but escape to an online virtual world, Act of Will explores the capacity we have to choose the directions our lives will take, and the consequences of those choices. aabas brilliantly as Ms. Wehm weaves her thriller, it is the characters and the society of her virtually integrated world that make this novel truly shine. Her characters breathe and feel, are flawed, and have sticky, messy problems in a world where lines of gender, law and reality have blurred and often disappeared.a - A.F. Stewart, author of Killers and DemonsaRight, a Dex said, getting excited. aA prototype. They do that all the time at Baamp;B. When a new thing comes up, employees get first crack at the can. Customer Service and Sales need to know what the product does, the gung ho types can startanbsp;...
|Title||:||Act of Will|
|Author||:||M. Darusha Wehm|
|Publisher||:||in potentia press - 2011-02|