By Sam Leith
—William Boyd, writer of Any Human Heart and Restless.”
A typhoon sweeps off the Gulf of Mexico and, within the again nation of Alabama, assembles a passenger jet out of outdated bean cans and junkyard waste. This piques the curiosity of the enigmatic Directorate of the tremendous unbelievable. Their fascination with this random occasion units into movement a madcap caper that would assemble a hilarious forged of characters, together with: an eccentric mathematician, final heard of investigating the physics of loose will; a lovelorn Cambridge postgraduate who has trigger to the US with a hoop in his pocket and desire in his middle; and a member of the Directorate with out means for imagination. What ensues is a chaotic chase throughout a completely learned, hyper-real the USA, haunted via insanity, homicide, flawed id, and conspiracy. The twist of fate Engine is a full of life, boisterous debut that heralds the coming of a massive new talent.
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Coincidence Engine by Sam Leith