Love thrillers? Love sci-fi? Then this book is for you…
Microbiologist Dr. D. genetically engineers a bacterium to heal the planet by cleaning up oil spills.
But something's gone disastrously wrong. America's disintegrating in chaos.
Which of Dr. D.'s colleagues corrupted the bacteria's genes? How is it destroying the planet with such blinding speed?
Confusion reigns as the items and substances everyone depends on malfunction and fall apart. Electrical insulation, PVC pipes, gasoline, lubricants, pavement, synthetic fabrics: gone!
Snatched by rogue federal intelligence agents, disarmed, drugged, interrogated, and beaten, Dr D. barely escapes alive. A sexy Texan joins the quest. but trust is at a premium when lives are at stake. Can they make it unharmed to the remote science haven where they can find help defeating the contagion? Can they triumph over the horrors of her past and the terrors of the present as they travel on roads that melt beneath their feet?
...And will their story be believed when they finally get there?
"...the series is an enjoyable, elegantly written, and ultimately hopeful story about a tremendous, world-shattering catastrophe."--SciFi Magpie Blog
"The perfect thriller!" --AP Grell
"I can't wait for the movie!" --Amazon reviewer
"a cross between The Andromeda Strain and Walkaway" —Amazon reviewer
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Stayed up all night reading
This book was a little slow to start, but after the first 20 pages it really took off! Exciting and yet thought-provoking. Starting Book 2 in the series next...