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The initial reviews have been positive. Some selections:
- Writing you a quick note to let you know how much I enjoyed The
Programmed Mind…. The misdirection was excellent. I read a good deal of sci-fi and a ton
of mystery, and this is definitely among the top books I have read.
- I thought I knew how it was going to end, and was pleased to find out I
was only 50 percent correct. Suffice it to say the twists were great.
Highly recommend this as a precursor to MCID Chief Warrant Officer
Graven Tower’s world.
- Tight story telling. Interesting well thought-out characters… and a
fascinating futuristic spy plot. The book fleshes out the Quantum
Mortis world even more, and sets the stage for what appears to be a
- This book differs in subgenre from the other two
installments currently making up the QM series; there is less explosive
action and a bit of a Tom Clancy feel as other reviewers have noted,
where the character and personalities of individual characters have a
direct effect on the events that unfold. I enjoyed it more than the
other two for that reason, though I recommend reading the entire Quantum
Also, I think this guy Tom might have written a book or something. Some people seem to think it’s all right….