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No Harm Can Come to a Good Man by James Smythe
  

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How far would you go to save your family from an invisible threat? A terrifyingly original thriller from the author of The Machine.

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Synopsis

No Harm Can Come to a Good Man by James Smythe

How far would you go to save your family from an invisible threat? A terrifyingly original thriller from the author of The Machine. ClearVista is used by everyone and can predict anything. It's a daily lifesaver, predicting weather to traffic to who you should befriend. Laurence Walker wants to be the next President of the United States. ClearVista will predict his chances. It will predict whether he's the right man for the job. It will predict that his son can only survive for 102 seconds underwater. It will predict that Laurence's life is about to collapse in the most unimaginable way.

Reviews

'A writer with a preternaturally powerful and distinctive voice'
Guardian

'One of our most talented new writers'
John Harding

'Phenomenal ... simply unmissable'
Tor

.com 'Extraordinary
Dazed and Confused

About the Author

James Smythe

James Smythe was born in London in 1980. Since completing a PhD in Cardiff University, he has taught creative writing, and is currently writer/narrative designer for a major forthcoming video game. He lives on the grounds of a boarding school in West Sussex. He has also written a novel called The Testimony, which was published by Blue Door/HarperCollins in 2011.

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Publication date

30th November 1999

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James Smythe

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9780007541904

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