Books by Mississippi Writers 1996-2010
A Novel by Charles Wilson St. Martin's (Paperback, $6.99, ISBN: 0312968248, 2/1999) In Mexico ... the charred remains of a medical clinic hold a clue to an experiment that can change the world. In Los Angeles ... a famous model, desperate to have a baby of her own, sends a detective to track down a legend ... and a doctor missing for twenty years. In Biloxi, Mississippi ... a little boy plays with matches and smiles. In a secret location ... the radical procedure begins, leading to a scientific miracle ... or the beginning of a nightmare. What does the next step in hi-tech reproduction hold for humankind? In a tale as real as tomorrow's headlines, a rich, successful woman takes a desperate gamble to have a child. A young lawyer discovers a fatal flaw in an unethical experiment. And a new life begins―a life that could signal a revolution in modern medicine ... or the end of us all.