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Crucible a thriller

by Rollins, James, 1961-

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Arriving home, Commander Gray Pierce discovers his house ransacked, his pregnant lover missing, and his best friend's wife, Kat, unconscious on the kitchen floor. His one hope to find the woman he loves and his unborn child is Kat, the only witness to what happened. But the injured woman is in a semi-comatose state and cannot speak.
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Booklist Review: "Rollins' latest mix of science and history is one of his most exciting and most terrifying books to date. Sigma Force has been attacked, and Commander Gray Pierce and his cohort, Monk, arrive at Pierce's home to find Monk's wife, Kat, comatose on the kitchen floor. Pierce's fiancée and Monk's two kids are nowhere to be found. The team also has its hands full trying to track down the culprits responsible for the murder of several scientists who appeared to have made a breakthrough in the world of artificial intelligence. Add a real-life medieval text known as the Malleus Maleficarum, or Hammer of Witches, which was responsible for countless deaths of people accused of practicing witchcraft, and the result is a fantastic read for those who love high-concept adventure. All of the propulsive narrative elements that Rollins' fans expect are on full display in this guaranteed crowd-pleaser, which offers a deep dive into the scary realm of a future in which technology threatens to run amok. Rollins has truly secured his claim as heir to the best of Michael Crichton.--Jeff Ayers Copyright 2019 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
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Series Rollins, James, 1961- Sigma Force novel.
Features Sigma Force, a covert arm of the Defense Department tasked with keeping dangerous scientific discoveries out of enemy hands
#1 - Sandstorm
#2 - Map of bones
#3 - Black order
#4 - The Judas strain
#5 - The Last oracle
#6 - The Doomsday key
#7 - The Devil colony
#8 - Bloodline
#9 - The Eye of God
#10 - The 6th extinction
#11 - The Bone labyrinth
#12 - The Seventh plague
#13 - The Demon crown
#14 - Crucible
Subjects Special operations (Military science) Fiction
Entomologists Fiction
Scientific expeditions Fiction
Electronic books.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :HarperCollins2019
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Description 1 online resource
ISBN 9780062381804
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