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The Memory Painter

Autor: Womack, Gwendolyn

Editorial: Harper Collins

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
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The Memory Painter : Bryan Pierce is an internationally famous artist whose paintings have dazzled the world. But there's a secret to Bryan's success: every canvas is inspired by an unusually vivid dream. When Bryan awakes, he possesses extraordinary new skills . . . like the ability to speak obscure languages, or an inexplicable genius for chess. All his life, he has wondered if his dreams are recollections - if he is re-experiencing other people's lives.

Linz Jacobs is a brilliant neurogeneticist, absorbed in decoding genes that help the brain make memories - until she is confronted with an uncanny rendering of a recurring nightmare at one of Bryan's shows. She tracks down the elusive artist, and their meeting triggers Bryan's most powerful dream yet: visions of a team of scientists who, on the verge of discovering a cure for Alzheimer's, died in a lab explosion decades ago.

As Bryan becomes obsessed with the mysterious circumstances surrounding the scientists' deaths, his dreams begin to reveal what happened at the lab, as well as a deeper mystery that may lead all the way back to ancient Egypt. As Bryan and Linz follow the trail, they slip through a kaleidoscope of lives - from imperial Russia, to feudal Japan, to Newfoundland and aboriginal Australia. A pattern emerges: a great love, a great enemy, and the prospect of a powerful, ancient truth buried deep in the past. But the deadly foe is watching their every move, and he will stop at nothing to ensure that the past stays buried.


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ISBN 13:9781443433891
ISBN 10:1443433896
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:320
Tamaño:9.05" l x 6.04" w x 0.99" h
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