Sunday, October 23, 2011

Poul Anderson's "Sentiment, Inc" (novelette, mad scientist, free)

This is mostly a very light read.

Story summary.

If you are well-connected & rich, Dr Robert Kennedy of Sentiment, Inc will convince the girl of your desire to fall in love with you. By conning her to an experiment where he rewires her brain!

But Colin Fraser is not someone to sit quite, when the girl he was about to marry was converted by Kennedy to marry someone else. He's determined get his girlfriend back. And ends up unearthing a conspiracy of world domination!

Fact sheet.

First published: Science Fiction Stories, #1 (1953).
Download full text from Project Gutenberg. [via Free Speculative Fiction Online]
Rating: A.
Related: Stories of Poul Anderson.