By Lawrence Block
Chilly battle superspy Evan Tanner misplaced the facility to sleep on a battlefield in Korea. So the place the heck has he been because the '70s? Frozen. Cryogenically. A Tanner-sicle. Which he by no means proposal may take place whilst he walked right into a basement in Union urban, New Jersey, greater than 1 / 4 century in the past. Now he is unthawed and able to rumble, and his a little addled, former super-secret boss, "the Chief," is completely satisfied his favourite operative's energetic back. Tanner woke up to another international, even though a few undesirable issues have remained an analogous . . . or gotten worse. Even earlier than he can totally acclimate himself to this confusing destiny, Tanner's off to Burma (which isn't Burma anymore) to pose as a monk, destabilize the govt., steer clear of a deadly double-cross, and rescue a stunning prisoner. The world's nonetheless jam-packed with conspiracy, corruption, greed, political chicanery—and attractive girls. So Tanner's again with a vengeance, with loads of misplaced time to make up for.
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But over the years, I’d got a lot of other people through. I’d written term papers and theses. Early on I’d even take exams for students—finals at Columbia and NYU, LSAT’s for people who inexplicably longed to be lawyers. I gave that up when the march of time left me looking a bit advanced in years to be in an undergraduate exam room. The proctors were starting to look closely at me, and I decided I didn’t need the pressure. But I had a good business turning out term papers in virtually any area of the humanities.
It never did,” I said. “I wonder. ” “Of being frozen, you mean? I can’t think why. No proof that freezing restores the sleep center, not that I’m aware of. ” “For years you couldn’t sleep at all,” he said. “And then for all those years that’s all you did. ” The cab cost more than it would have in 1972, but I still had change from Fischbinder’s twenty dollars, even after a good tip for the driver. He was from East Pakistan, which now seemed to be called Bangladesh, and he was evidently not the only one of his countrymen to have reached New York.
I don’t know if you’d call that a long or a short time for the task at hand. All I know is that’s how long it took, and it was an intensive six months. I was at it twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, with time out for meals and not much else. Even the exercise I got, which consisted of walks around the city, was a sort of busman’s holiday; I tried to take a different route each time and acquaint myself with changes in the neighborhoods. Mostly I read. Every week I went through a solid year of newsmagazines—Time or Newsweek, I alternated between them, plus the “Week in Review” section of the Sunday Times.
Tanner On Ice (Evan Tanner Suspense Thrillers) by Lawrence Block