The Footprints of God is a thriller novel written by American author Greg Iles. It was published in hardcover in by Scribner, then in March by Pocket. The Footprints of God has ratings and reviews. Mike said: We were introduced to Greg Iles when we attended one of my partners weddings in Natch.. . Wildly unbelievable tale of a sentient computer that—what else?—seizes control of the Internet, the world’s military defense systems, and a.

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It is apparently a rationalization of an inability to come to grips with a Christian upbringing, the visible evidence of death ending the existence of the conscious mind, forever, and the existence of an almost universal belief in some kind of “god” a We were introduced to Greg Iles when we attended one of my partners weddings in Natchez, MS where he lives. Through the crack, I saw the face of a uniformed man in his twenties, his hair bound into a short ponytail.

The odds of that were low, but my best friend had just died under suspicious circumstances.

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My eyelids felt too heavy to hold open. But it would have to do until they met at Nags Head. This was the only Greg Iles book I’ve ever been disappointed in. Fielding had misgivings about the computer, contemplated halting the project, and used holographic technology to hide information about the project in the crystal of his fob watch.

Strangely calm, he reached for the telephone to callthen remembered that the world’s preeminent neurologist was working in the office four doors down from his own. I jerked awake and grabbed my gun. Greg still lives in Natchez, Mississippi, with his wife and two children.


The Footprints of God

Only six people on the planet ever had full knowledge of Trinity. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Books by Greg Iles. Using advanced magnetic resonance imaging techniques, Tennant and five other top scientists have supplied Trinity, the experimental computer, with molecular copies of themselves as models for a neurological operating system.

I hurried to the kitchen and scrubbed my hands with dish soap lf water. No one had been able — or willing — to tell me where my friend’s body would be taken. The Footprints of God Greg Iles book reviews: Seemingly from nowhere, a seventy-year-old man visualized the most revolutionary possibility in the history of science. Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Readers interested in the exploration of religious themes without the usual New Age blather or window-dressed dogma will snap up this novel of cutting-edge science.

I’m professor of ethics at the University of Virginia Medical School, and if you’re watching this tape, I’m dead. Do not recommend to anyone. In the end, it seems that someone was in fact showing him these dreams, to tell him something. Then the main character thought foogprints was god. It is this quality for which Greg Iles is to be lauded and which makes this a book to remember.

If anything should happen to me, don’t forget that little gold item I asked you to hold for me one day. I plan to destroy my copy of this awful book. Now that Iless Fielding is dead, only five remain. My teeth were vibrating with an electric pain like aluminum foil crushed between dental fillings. Gerri Balter rated it did not like it Jun 10, It may be time for you to contact your late brother’s friend again, though I wonder if even he can do anything at this point.


Soon after, Fielding dies and Tennant knows for certain that he was murdered.

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He lit another cigarette and thought about the letter he’d FedExed to David Tennant. Einstein’s letter spurred the Manhattan Project, the secret quest to ensure that America would be the first to possess nuclear weapons. Use dmy dates from July All stub articles. I hit start on the remote control and spoke again to the camera.

After a fellow scientist is murdered, David uncovers who the killer is. Even if that weren’t the case, nothing good would come from my reading it.


As I reached for the chain latch, it struck me that I had never told ov psychiatrist where I lived. Click here to learn more about this month’s sponsor!

His last coherent thought was a prayer, a silent hope that in the unmapped world of the quantum, consciousness existed beyond what humans called death. Tennant suffers from a series of regression episodes, which are considered to be seizures by his doctor, who says they are caused by overexposure to a super- MRI scan. In my mind, I raised my gun and aimed it, but then I saw the weapon lying in my lap.

Both were ill-advised choices. No one’s symptoms were the same. David, We must meet again.