By Clive Cussler, Graham Brown
An explosive NUMA® adventure that includes hero Kurt Austin from New York Times bestselling writer Clive Cussler...
When Kurt Austin is injured trying to rescue the passengers and group from a sinking yacht, he wakes with fragmented and conflicted thoughts. Did he see an outdated good friend and her childrens drown? Or used to be the yacht deserted while he got here aboard?
Determined to understand the reality, he quickly reveals himself descending right into a shadowy international of state-sponsored cybercrime, and uncovering a development of vanishing scientists, suspicious injuries, and an internet of human trafficking.
With assistance from Joe Zavala, he's taking at the sinister association on the center of this net, dealing with off with them in destinations starting from Monaco to North Korea to the rugged coasts of Madagascar. yet the place he'll finally prove even he couldn't start to guess—except possibly in demise…
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With a wall to lean opposed to, she made higher development, slamming her hand onto the elevator name button once she reached it. The doorways opened and he or she fell within. Kurt and stood at the contrary aspect of the auto, the pistol in his hand. He punched the ground button and the elevator started a gradual creaky descent. She laughed. “You quite are a white knight,” she stated. “Can’t face up to a damsel in misery. Even one like me. ” “Don’t flatter yourself,” he acknowledged. “You have solutions, that’s all i need from you. who're you? who're you operating for? What do you need with Sienna and the others? ” An exaggerated pout seemed on her lips. “I hoped for anything greater than dull dialog. ” The elevator reached the ground flooring and the doorways opened. Joe and Sienna stood at what the keep watch over panel for the maglev teach. To Kurt’s shock, the 3 hackers from the tram have been wakeful and supporting. “Can you're employed it? ” Joe checked out Kurt and shook his head. “It’s all Greek to us,” he stated. “And through that I suggest Korean. ” Calista made her excess of. “Maybe i will be able to support. ” Kurt didn’t belief her yet even she couldn’t in all likelihood are looking to remain the place they have been. She studied the panel and flicked via a number of displays. “They’ve lower the most energy from up above. i will most likely override their command. ” As she fiddled with the controls, Kurt regarded over a battery of closed-circuit television feeds. One confirmed the hallway the place the firefight have been. one other digicam confirmed the stairwell. There one on each one flooring. He checked via them all. males have been piled like cordwood on all of the top landings, yet on the best point a brand new workforce of squaddies have been dashing in. They wore fuel mask. “Better hurry. ” “I imagine I’ve bought it,” she acknowledged. “Get within the tram. ” At her command, the 3 hackers started to circulation. Joe helped Sienna whereas Kurt stood by way of Calista, anticipating the inevitable trick. “Relax,” she stated. “I’d particularly spend time in a Western legal than a North Korean one. ” She flipped a swap and the facility pack got here to existence. The hum of electrical energy and the whine of high-voltage turbines have been a welcome sound to everybody. “Get on board,” Kurt acknowledged. “We have to move keep watch over to the remote,” she acknowledged, attaining into her pocket and grabbing for whatever. The act caused a short jab from Kurt’s pistol. “It’s only a distant control,” she stated, pulling out a small gadget with a sparkling reveal. “We’re going to wish it, except you must remain in the back of and press cross. ” He snatched the equipment from her and driven her towards thetram. once they have been all in it, he pressed the flashing eco-friendly button. yet rather than the tram accelerating, a lightning bolt flashed in Kurt’s eyes and around the synapses of his mind. A wave of soreness shot via his physique mixed with the feeling of losing from a good peak. Aided via a push from Calista, he fell backward, tumbled over the facet of the automobile, and was once subconscious by the point he hit the floor. “I advised you I’d be prepared subsequent time I observed you,” Calista whispered.