At the science research center where his dad is caretaker, Dave is roped into helping a weird professor with an experiment... educating a chicken brain growing in a bottle. The job is dull until Dave realizes that the brain is smart! Then he discovers the brain has plans of its own.
Margaret J. Anderson was born in 1931 in Gorebridge, Scotland. She grew up in Lockerbie, a small town in the south of Scotland. She studied biology and genetics in University of Edinburgh. After she came to live in Oregon she took up writing.