The year is 2032. Mark Chadwick is a brilliant psychiatrist who is on the verge of a major scientific breakthrough. By combining functional imaging of the brain with computer technology, he can not only predict intentions but also decode human thought processes. It is this discovery which immediately attracts the attention of Rober Dufresne, a senior officer in Home Security who is determined to use this novel technique in the fight against the enemies of the Surveillance State...
'Scientific advances and the politics of fear: a toxic combination for an over mighty state. A brilliant and terrifying novel about the fragility of freedom.' Baroness Helena Kennedy, QC
'Chilling projection of the evolution of the national security state and its attendant encroachment on human liberties.' Publishers Weekly