By Alan Dean Foster
In this exciting technological know-how fiction adventure--the successful end to the Tipping aspect trilogy--New York Times bestselling writer Alan Dean Foster returns to a close to destiny within which genetic manipulation and severe physique amendment have replaced profoundly what it capacity to be human.
Dr. Ingrid Seastrom used to be a revered American surgeon. Whispr, whose physique has been reworked to preternatural thinness, was a streetwise thief. Now, in an international at the fringe of disaster from centuries of environmental exploitation, they're allies--thrust jointly by means of destiny to solve an very unlikely mystery--even as they're stalked through a continuing killer.
Ingrid and Whispr are hunted fugitives certain jointly by means of a thread: a data-storage thread made from a fabric that can't exist, but someway does. Their quest to benefit its secrets--and, in Whispr's case, promote them to the top bidder--has introduced them to South Africa's treacherous Namib barren region. past its risks waits a seriously guarded study facility that offers solutions, in the event that they can live on lengthy adequate to get there. yet that won't be effortless, now not with Napun Molé on their path. They've already escaped the murderer two times, and so far as Molé is worried, completing them off isn't only a task anymore . . . it's own.