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Max Barry

Biography

Max Barry

Max Barry is the author of numerous novels, including COMPANY, MACHINE MAN and LEXICON. He is also the developer of the online nation simulation game NationStates. Prior to his writing career, Barry worked at tech giant HP. He lives in Melbourne, Australia, with his wife and two daughters.

Max Barry

Books by Max Barry

by Max Barry - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

At an exclusive school somewhere outside of Arlington, Virginia, students are taught to persuade. They harness the hidden power of language to manipulate the mind and learn to break down individuals by psychographic markers in order to take control of their thoughts. The very best will graduate as “poets”: adept wielders of language who belong to a nameless organization that is as influential as it is secretive.