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   Sleep and His Brother, by Peter Dickinson  
 
  Novel, first publication in 1971
 
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      An eight-year-old behaves like a walking zombie--but with psychic powers that baffle medical science. These are the mysterious symptoms of Cathypny. The McNair Foundation is a charitable venture set up to treat such cases of abnormal children with powers of thought transference. But, as ex-Superintendent Jimmy Pibble discovers, behind its closed doors stand shadowy figures whose motives are far from charitable...and who are prepared to commit fraud, arson and murder to achieve their ends.

     
     
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