Pop culture, chaos theory and matters of the heart collide in this unique novella from the Hugo and Nebula winning author of Doomsday Book.
Sandra Foster studies fads and their meanings for the HiTek corporation. Bennet O'Reilly works with monkey group behavior and chaos theory for the same
company. When the two are thrust together due to a misdelivered package and a run of seemingly bad luck, they find a joint project in a flock of sheep. But a series of setbacks and disappointments arise before they are able to find answers to their questions.
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Review: BellwetherUser Review - Fungus Gnat - Goodreads
Connie Willis, Bellwether Sandra Foster is a sociologist who works for HiTek, an R&D firm. She has been exploring fads—hoping to tease out their causes from overarching and interesecting societal ... Read full review
Review: BellwetherUser Review - Dave - Goodreads
Read this book for a college class. It is a fun, interesting read, blending together chaos theory with statistical research on fads. Class discussion centered on how this book is a fairytale, and that is a good way to look at it. Read full review