© David Rotenberg
The Placebo Effect
Book One of The Junction
Simon & Schuster.
The Placebo Effect will
be available in trade paper back January 8, 2013.
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Decker Roberts has the dangerous gift of detecting the truth. For years
this talent proved to be a lucrative sideline to his acting teaching. Only
his closest friends know, and he keeps his identity secret from the
companies that pay him to tell them if the people they are planning to
hire are lying.
But Decker’s carefully compartmentalized life
starts to fall apart. His house burns down, his credit cards are
cancelled, his bank loan is called and his studio is condemned. He
realizes that he must have heard something in one of his truth telling
sessions that someone didn’t want him to know.
Decker has to go on the run and figure out why he’s
been targeted. There’s also a government agent hunting him who seems to
know absolutely everything about Decker Roberts’ identities, real and
false—and other people of “his kind.”
How will Decker find out which truth is endangering his
life? Who betrayed him and revealed all his secrets? Decker needs to find
answers quickly, before knowing the truth turns from a gift into a deadly
TORONTO SUN -
...quote from Apr 14th
Toronto Sun article...