By James Rollins
ju·das pressure, n. a systematic time period for an organism that drives a whole species to extinction
long island occasions bestselling writer James Rollins returns with a terrifying tale of an historical threat reborn to plague the fashionable international . . . and of an most unlikely desire that lies hidden within the such a lot surprising position conceivable: in the language of angels.
From the depths of the Indian Ocean, a awful plague has arisen to devastate humankind--a disorder that is unknown, unstoppable . . . and lethal. however it is simply a harbinger of the doom that's to keep on with. Aboard a cruise liner remodeled right into a makeshift health center, Dr. Lisa Cummings and Monk Kokkalis--operatives of SIGMA Force--search for solutions to the unusual disorder. yet there are others with a ways much less altruistic intentions. In a savage and unexpected coup, terrorists hijack the vessel, turning a mercy send right into a floating bio-weapons lab.
a global away, SIGMA's Commander grey Pierce thwarts the murderous schemes of an attractive would-be killer who holds the 1st clue to the invention of a potential healing. Pierce joins forces with the girl who sought after him lifeless, and jointly they embark upon an fabulous quest following the path of the main fabled explorer in historical past: Marco Polo. yet time is an enemy as a world pandemic grows quickly uncontrolled. As a continuing madman canines their each step, grey and his not likely best friend are being pulled into an amazing secret buried deep in antiquity and in humanity's genetic code. and because the seconds tick toward doomsday, grey Pierce will notice he can actually belief nobody, for anyone of them may be . . . a Judas.
Read Online or Download The Judas Strain: A Sigma Force Novel PDF
Similar Action books
9 folks got here the following. we glance such as you. We speak such as you. we are living between you—butWe aren't you. we now have powers you dream of getting. we're the superheroes you worship in videos and comedian books—But we're genuine. They stuck number 1 in Malaysia. quantity in England. And quantity 3 in Kenya. They killed all of them.
The bones result in historical mysteries and present-day terror . . . To persist with them capability demise. in the course of a crowded carrier at a cathedral in Germany, armed intruders in clergymen' gowns unharness a nightmare of blood and destruction. however the killers haven't come for gold; they search a extra useful prize: the bones of the Magi who as soon as paid homage to a child savior .
Long island occasions bestselling writer Dale Brown is going past the headlines during this high-tech, high-tension army mystery within which a resurgent Russia enflames sectarian unrest and violence in Ukraine and Poland, surroundings off a stealth robot battle and escalating a world problem. within the spring of 2017, the U.
Alex's moment try and escape of Furnace penal complex failed. This time, his punishment might be a lot worse than earlier than. simply because within the hidden, bloodstained laboratories underneath the criminal, he'll be made right into a monster. because the warden pumps whatever evil into his veins―a sinisterly darkish nectar―Alex turns into what he such a lot fears .
Extra info for The Judas Strain: A Sigma Force Novel
Lisa neglected him. “But Propionibacterium doesn’t produce any pollutants. It’s benign. ” “I can’t clarify how or why,” Barnhardt acknowledged. “Even to start any longer overview, i'd desire a scanning microscope at the least. yet I guarantee you, Dr. Cummings, this benign micro organism has one way or the other remodeled into one of many nastiest insects on this planet. ” “How do you suggest reworked? ” “I don’t imagine the sufferer stuck this computer virus. i feel it was once part of his general bacterial vegetation. regardless of the guy was once uncovered to available in the market, it replaced the bacterium’s biochemistry, altered its uncomplicated genetic constitution and made it virulent. grew to become it right into a flesh-eater. ” Lisa nonetheless refused to think it. now not with out extra facts. “My accomplice, Dr. Kokkalis, has a transportable forensic lab assembled in our suite. when you could—” Lisa felt whatever brush the again of her gloved hand. She virtually jumped away, startled. however it used to be simply the outdated guy within the mattress, attaining back for her. His eyes met hers, determined. His lips, chapped and cracked, trembled with a dry breath. “Sue…Susan…” She grew to become and gripped the man’s arms. it appears that evidently he was once nonetheless in a delirium, mistaking her for somebody else. She squeezed reassurance. “Susan…where’s Oscar? i will pay attention him barking within the woods…” His eyes rolled again in his head. “…barking…help him…but don’t…don’t pass within the water…” She felt his hands pass slack in her grip. His eyelids drifted closed, dragging away the short second of pressured lucidity. A nurse improved and checked the man’s vitals. He was once out back. Lisa tucked his hand again less than his blanket. Lindholm progressed, shut, invading her house. “This forensics lab of Dr. Kokkalis’s. We needs to achieve entry to it once attainable. with the intention to ascertain or brush aside this wild conjecture by means of Dr. Barnhardt. ” “I would favor to attend for Monk’s return,” Lisa stated, stepping again. “Some of the gear is of unique layout. we'll desire his services to function it with out harm. ” Lindholm scowled—not quite a bit at her as existence quite often. “Fine. ” He swung away. “Your accomplice is due again within the subsequent hour. Dr. Barnhardt, meanwhile acquire no matter what samples you’ll desire. ” A nod by means of the Dutch toxicologist stated the order—though Lisa famous the mild roll to Barnhardt’s eyes because the WHO chief departed. Lisa Lindholm out of the room. Barnhardt referred to as after her. “You will web page me while Dr. Kokkalis returns, ja? ” “Of path. ” She was once as fearful as every person else to find the reality right here. yet she additionally feared they have been nonetheless slightly scratching the skin. anything dreadful used to be brewing the following. yet what? She was hoping Monk wouldn't be long past lengthy. As she left, she additionally remembered the patient’s final phrases. Don’t…don’t move within the water… 11:53 A. M. “WE’LL need to swim for it,” Monk acknowledged. “Are…are you loopy? ” Graff replied as they cowered at the back of the rock. Moments in the past the pirates’ speedboat had flooring up opposed to a submerged reef, one of many many who gave upward thrust to the identify for this portion of island: Smithson’s Blight. Out at the water, the gunfire had ended, changed through the roar of the engine because the boat sought to tug itself loose.