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A Mixture Of Genius

Auhtor: Adam Castle

Language: english
Published: 1958

Genres:

fiction,  science fiction,  short stories
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Review by Daniel G. Lebryk, February 2006


Rating: (****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Summary of the Book 'A Mixture Of Genius':

Who but the imaginative young shall inherit the stars?

Excerpts from the Book 'A Mixture Of Genius':


... formed a small circle at the bottom of the ramp. That was a great little debate you put on with Ben Wickolm last week, one of the reporters said. ...
... into it, and was immediately joined by someone else. Well, Senator, how does it feel to be home? his companion asked with sympathetic irony. Duran ...
... firms. He had not forgiven Loeffler, nor had Loeffler given him any reason to do so. Only the Governor's back-slapping mediation had allowed them to ...
... way he spoke. Grades, maybe, Duran thought. The boy had been doing pretty well, almost as well as Roger, but was showing the inevitable adolescent ramifications ...
... Ambly, Senator Vance Duran. Fritz, he explained, is chairman of the state Youth Welfare Board. Duran took the thin hand which the other extended ...
... hard for us adults to keep up with it. The kids seem to, though. Duran tried to appear suavely bored with the other's musings. But in spite ...
... back into the chair. In other words, Loeffler, it was a prank. But the Attorney General seemed not to see it in precisely that light. A prank, ...
... it. That, I suppose, he said quietly, was my son Roger. Loeffler nodded slowly. That was your boy, Vance. Sorry I had to be the one to break it ...
... trouble, Vance, the man said, rising and stepping around the desk. No more than we've got already. He removed a suit coat from a hanger and left ...
... we'd built it, we had to do something with it. How do you think that's going to sound in court? I don't know, Dad. You're the lawyer. Duran cringed, ...
... and realized at once that he had said the wrong thing. The boy merely shrugged. Well, it must have been a pretty good machine if it flew sixty miles ...
... Molly, Duran told her. You think it might look better if I didn't? she asked gently. That wasn't what I was getting at, he said. He thought it ...
... added, Thanks for talking Loeffler into letting me see him. Well, Sig agreed it was the only thing to do, after I told him you'd be leaving for Washington ...
... few people have yet noticed. Let me cite several other similar incidents. Perhaps you read about the group of fifty teen-aged copter jockeys who decided ...
... incidents have no doubt occurred of which I have no record, said Ambly. I'd estimate that ninety percent of such cases are suppressed, either in ...
... what finally convinced me you might be sold. I'm sold, Will, Duran told him. But what's the solution? We can't supervise the activities of every ...
... think it over, Vance, the Governor said, getting to his feet. Say, there are a couple of hydroponics men here somewhere who are pretty interested ...
... political career. But he felt that he had logic on his side, though sentiment would very probably be against him. He sat back, lit a cigarette, and considered ...
... the applicant be over the age of twenty-five. For, above all, it was assumed, a colonist must be mature. And in that assumption, Duran concluded, had ...
... Boyd The Star Lord To some passengers a maiden voyage was a pleasure cruise to others it meant a hope for new life. Only the Captain knew of its danger! Jesse ...