Thoughtful, poignant, and unforgettable, The Speed of Dark is a gripping exploration into the world of Lou Arrendale, an autistic man who is offered a chance to try an experimental cure for his condition. Now Lou must decide if he should submit to a surgery that may change the way he views the world and the very essence of who he is. COMPELLING . . . an important literary achievement and a completely and utterly absorbing reading experience. Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel A POWERFUL PORTRAIT . . . an engaging journey into the dark edges that define the self. The Seattle Times"