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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Even taking that into consideration, I found it hard to finish. But the president was in China. Iles is one of my favorite authors, and this was a disappointment! An ilea later he stopped by my office to pick it up, saying he hadn’t wanted to take the watch into the MRI lab with him, where it could have been smashed against the MRI unit by the machine’s enormous magnetic fields.

Can one man and woman change the course of history? No more Greg Iles for me.

Pocket Star December Length: Things like this have a momentum greater than individuals. Pandora rated it did not like it Dec 04, When his friend and fellow scientist is murdered, David discovers that the genius who runs Project Trinity was responsible and that his own life is in danger.


Fielding might have been murdered for what was written on that page. Not even the world’s most powerful supercomputers could solve a collapsing wave function.

The Footprints of God

I just couldn’t get excited about the story or the characters. Strangely calm, he reached for the telephone to callthen remembered that ov world’s preeminent neurologist was working in the office four doors down from his own. He and I had worked ourselves into quite a state of suspicion over the past weeks, but then we had reason to.

The story revolves around a supercomputer being built in a secret government lab working on a project called Trinity. Chinese who speak broken English.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. He’d put off the meeting until the last possible moment. 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.

The shoot-’em-up potential of spiritual subject matter has recently been profitably exploited by a number of writers most notably James BeauSeigneur in his Christ Clone trilogy.

Is Ggod Tennant going mad, is he gor delusional, or is he telling the unvarnished and horrifying truth? I laid the letter on the sofa, stripped off the surgical gloves, and rewound the videotape to the point at which I’d walked out of the frame. Tennant knew the president. My teeth were vibrating with an electric pain like aluminum foil crushed between dental fillings. Andrew Fielding was found dead beside his desk, the victim of an apparent stroke.


In addition to his popular novels, he wrote the original script for the movie 24 Hours later renamed Trapped. Use dmy dates from July All stub articles. What I couldn’t ilew was the space immediately in front of my door.

THE FOOTPRINTS OF GOD by Greg Iles | Kirkus Reviews

I’ll sign and give it back to you. As Tennant and one other scientist, Andrew Fielding, have some grave concerns over the medical and ethical aspects of the Trinity project and manage to have it suspended. I’d seen it through the sheer curtains, but I was sure. When not writing, Greg spends some of his time playing music. I finally confronted Godin with my suspicions. The government’s top-secret supercomputer is an intelligence beyond comprehension—and a nightmare beyond humanity’s worst fears.

This is likely to be the biggest hit yet for bestselling Iles, since it will appeal to the many devotees of apocalyptic fiction, as well as to Iles’s usual fan base. It must have been in his pocket when he died. If he didn’t, who did? Jles didn’t just evolve.