An Atomic Romance
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: June 2005
Duration: 7 hours 38 minutes
Reed is an engineer at a uranium-enrichment plant. Despite his father's tragic death at the plant, Reed stays on, proud of his work. As for radioactive incidents he's endured, Reed prefers to think about other things. His casual attitude toward danger infuriates his girlfriend, Julia, a biologist. So when news reports evidence of radioactive pollution at the plant, Reed and Julia face an unprecedented challenge.
"Mason conjures utterly believable, ordinary characters in extraordinary circumstances to take a penetrating look at America's nuclear legacy...Mason packs a punch with a light touch, commenting on the missteps of the past and how we have to live with them."-Publishers Weekly