Thoughtful, poignant, and unforgettable, The Speed of Dark is a gripping exploration into the world of Lou Arrendale, an autistic man who is offered a chance to try an experimental cure for his condition. Now Lou must decide if he should submit to a surgery that may change the way he views the world and the very essence of who he is. COMPELLING . . . an important literary achievement and a completely and utterly absorbing reading experience. Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel A POWERFUL PORTRAIT . . . an engaging journey into the dark edges that define the self. The Seattle Times.
About the Author
Former Marine Elizabeth Moon is the author of many novels, including Victory Conditions, Command Decision, Engaging the Enemy, Marque and Reprisal, Trading in Danger, the Nebula Award winner The Speed of Dark, and Remnant Population, a Hugo Award finalist. After earning a degree in history from Rice University, Moon went on to obtain a degree in biology from the University of Texas, Austin. She lives in Florence, Texas.
Jay Snyder has performed on Broadway and Off-Broadway as well as in regional theater, on television, and in film, and he works regularly in the voice-over industry.