Cardiac: A Jack Getty Thriller
"This is one of the most intriguing stories I've read this year." "If you enjoy thrillers written by authors like Tom Clancy and Frederick Forsythe, then you will become a fan of Jeffrey Monaghan." "Holy cow, this book was incredibly fast paced!" "I’ve put author Jeffrey Monaghan on my 'To... show more
"This is one of the most intriguing stories I've read this year." "If you enjoy thrillers written by authors like Tom Clancy and Frederick Forsythe, then you will become a fan of Jeffrey Monaghan." "Holy cow, this book was incredibly fast paced!" "I’ve put author Jeffrey Monaghan on my 'To Watch' list." What if the one thing meant to keep you alive was used to kill you? Embattled CEO Jack Getty is nervous. This is his final chance to save his company. He is announcing his firm's breakthrough discovery at the world’s largest annual biotech conference. A discovery that trials show will extend human life by 75%. But as Jack approaches the podium, he suffers a major heart attack and collapses on the stage, stunning the conference attendees. Jack is rushed to the emergency room where surgeons implant the latest Wi-Fi enabled pacemaker, saving his life in the process. What Jack doesn’t know, however, is that an underground hacking group has its sights set on manipulating his “secure” pacemaker to get information only he can provide. Despite the hackers unrelenting terror, Jack refuses to give them what they want and soon starts to uncover the true motives of this mysterious and powerful group. Fast-paced and complex, this thriller twists and turns as it stays one step ahead of the reader. Readers will find it a heart-pounding novel that dances on the fringe of the dangers of our modern technologies and their ability to connect us all.
Publish date: 2016-07-21
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2010-12-22)
Pages no: 296
Edition language: English
Cardiac starts out with CEO Jack Getty getting ready to take the stage to give a presentation of a new drug that could help with age longevity. He is offered a drink and shortly thereafter he experiences agonizing pain in his chest and the next thing he wakes up in a hospital room after having a pac...