Lexicon / Max Barry.
Author: Barry, Max, 1973-
Publisher: New York : The Penguin Press, 2013.
ISBN: 9781594205385 (hbk.)
Description: 390 pages ; 25 cm
Subject: Persuasion (Psychology) Fiction.
Secret societies Fiction.
Romantic suspense fiction. gsafd
Summary: Students 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.