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The Unseen World (Compact Disc)

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By Liz Moore, Lisa Flanagan (Read by)
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Overwhelmingly beautiful. Mysterious. Suspenseful. Utterly satisfying. Weaving in themes of science, AI, the vulnerabilities of mind, the power of memory, a genius father and a daughter ready to soak up everything he offers. Impossible to put down as the reader gets mesmerized by the power of the story and the beauty of its telling.

— Rumu D.


A heartbreaking and moving story about a daughter's quest to discover the truth about her father's hidden pastAda Sibelius is raised by David, a single father and head of a computer science lab in Boston. Homeschooled, she accompanies her loving father--brilliant, eccentric, socially inept--to work every day. By twelve, she is a painfully shy prodigy. At the same time that the lab begins to gain acclaim, David's mind begins to falter and his mysterious past comes into question. When her father moves into a nursing home, Ada is taken in by one of David's colleagues. She embarks on a mission to uncover her father's secrets: a process that carries her from childhood to adulthood. Eventually, Ada pioneers a type of software that enables her to make contact with her past and to reconcile the man she thought she knew with the truth.Praised for her ability to create quirky and unforgettable characters, Liz Moore has written a piercing story of a daughter's quest to restore the legacy of the father she desperately loves.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781504724388
ISBN-10: 1504724380
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Publication Date: July 26th, 2016
Language: English