Eric Martin, out of work, newly divorced, and seeking meaning in his life, sits in a small restaurant. It’s been a typically unremarkable day until a stranger named Randall joins him. By all outward appearances, Randall is unsophisticated and naive, but he soon reveals a talent completely at odds with his appearance: he can recite detailed information with computer-like precision.
Jack Ryder Mystery Series
Ben is supposed to be in school. It’s Monday morning but his parents are still asleep after a night of heavy drinking. Ben waits patiently, even though he knows he is missing out on today’s field trip to the zoo. But, when his black Labrador suddenly runs upstairs and comes down with a finger in his mouth, Ben knows he’s not making it to school today at all.