The groundbreaking new novel by Joshua Ortega explores the themes of freedom, privacy, and security through a compelling narrative filled with fascinating characters and breathtaking concepts. In the tradition of 1984, Brave New World, and Fahrenheit 451, Frequencies is a meditation on the place of the individual in a society increasingly equipped to infringe.--Seattle Weekly
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"So what am I here for, anyway?" Jean Marcel Meraux, #318-74-8331, said, "Mr.
Huxton will be down momentarily, sir, and he will inform you of the situation
himself." His FE reading was yellowish-orange — active, but nothing serious. Too
He knows my cameras are in my glasses, even though every other Freemon at
our branch has theirs in their contacts or implants. Huxton certainly does his
research. "Nope," McCready said, "not unless you want them to." "I don't," Huxton
Huxton coolly smiled. "You do now." McCready eyed Huxton over the top of his
ObsidiansTM. "What do you mean?" he asked in a lower tone than before. "I've
already made arrangements with your director, Harold Moore — an old friend, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Carl_Alves - LibraryThing
The jacket cover of Frequencies compares this novel to 1984. I think to a large degree that is the problem with the novel . It tries entirely too hard to be like 1984 and it is heavy-handed in its ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - theageofsilt - LibraryThing
Full of cliches and anachronism -- "bomb" and "chill" will apparently still be slang fifty years in the future! An unnecessary appendix informs the ignorant reader that "siempre" is Spanish for always ... Read full review