Dana Barney will sign and discuss Half Life ($14.99).
Dana Barney is a Bostonian turned New Yorker turned Los Angeleno turned Austinite with a strong proclivity for the absurd and conspiratorial. He has a BA in writing from Bennington College in Vermont. He enjoys exploring the underlying, and sometimes inevitable, dark side of everyday life. He lives in Austin with his wife, two daughters and French Bulldog.
The year is 2025 and retired investigative journalist, Peter Richards, spends his days doing freelance work for shady companies who need help cleaning up their public image. His mechanical heart has gone through a few upgrades and Peter is starting to feel less human. One day, while at his daughter's gymnastics class, Peter is convinced he recognizes a couple who recently went missing. Determined to discover the truth about their identity, Peter quickly becomes immersed in an online world where it's impossible to tell the difference between the virtual world and real life.