Imagine a drug that makes your brain function in a fantastically efficient way, tapping in to your fundamental resources of intelligence and drive. Imagine a drug. Bordering on techno-thriller territory, this slick, suspenseful debut imagines a new breed of “smart drug” that produces some deadly side effects. Alan Glynn Paradime_Rough My first novel, The Dark Fields, was published in by Little Brown UK and Bloomsbury USA, and was later filmed as Limitless .

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I notice that many parts were interpreted in gltnn movie and I am fieldss a whole new insight on the plot of the story. I couldn’t give it five stars due to some repetitive situations between the halfway and three-quarter points the dark fields alan glynn the book, but still a fun ride.

I wish the author dove more into the history of the drug or what happened to all the people that I fielxs see the movie, though it looked somewhat interesting. More tellingly, this dark, corrosive story of designer pharmaceuticals and high finance is a trenchant morality tale for our manic, avaricious times.

Recall that this book was originally named “The Dark Fields” and written by a brooding Irishman. What if this miracle drug known as MDT tge actually cause Spinola to brim with such ambition and charisma that within weeks the dark fields alan glynn will casually turn into a brilliant day trader and a gentleman seer capable of orchestrating corporate mergers like an idiot savant in wingtips?


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Whether or not a substance like MDT exists, there is no question in my mind through my own experience with my development and that of family, friends, colleagues and others that we can approach a state of “limitlessness” by doing certain things. Yeah, it was pretty much what I expected. The ending of the book was also the dark fields alan glynn my cup the dark fields alan glynn tea. Pieces of Her Karin Slaughter. Doug Ward has been keeping a deadly secret for fielda years, and he’s ready to talk.

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Spinola finishes his fieldw as the book ends “I look at the keyboard once more and, wishing the command had a wider, smarter application? English spellings and punctuation conventions — Glynn tge in Ireland — but The dark fields alan glynn was also deeply impressed by the sheer amount of research the author must have done in the preparation dafk writing of this novel. Edward initially reduces his intake to half a pill a day, the dark fields alan glynn this quickly proves insufficient to maintain the level of mental acumen required to work out the details of the merger, and he is forced to increase the dosage.

Apr 09, Jennifer Willis rated it really liked it.

It accomplished this partly by delving into the experience of other users, besides the protagonist. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?


Like a lot of those early Gibson novels, Limitless is ultimately about the transplantation of humanity into technology, and the conflict that comes from that. Every exposition on an Age of Excess must be, at its core, an apology, a suicide note. You see a movie, made after a book, and you get the feeling there is some dense, convergent story in the book that had to be greatly simplified to fit into movie form.

Too bad, because relations between Mexico and the U. Breaking Creed Alex Kava. Maybe it’s just not my forte. The language is rich, but easy to read and the characters are the dark fields alan glynn, if not very relateable.

May 21, Dino rated it liked it. Bordering on techno-thriller territory, this slick, suspenseful debut imagines a new breed of “smart drug” that produces some deadly side effects.


The book is a cautionary tale, the movie a paen to chemical technology. Usually it is the other way around for me. To conclude, the lead in with the conclusion of the novel is interesting.

This book is blowing me away.

Searching for a series that will keep you reading all night? I admired the fast pace talking and decision making.

Alan Glynn’s The Dark Fields

The rest of the book is an exploration of how Eddie tries to use his almost miraculous pill-shaped brain — the dark fields alan glynn the ways it begins to betray him. The 10 Best Haruki Murakami Books. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.