A top nuclear scientist goes mad and takes an innocent family hostage at gunpoint, killing one and causing a massive standoff. A plume of radiation above New York City leads to a warehouse where, it seems, a powerful nuclear bomb was assembled just hours before.Sifting through the evidence,... show more
A top nuclear scientist goes mad and takes an innocent family hostage at gunpoint, killing one and causing a massive standoff. A plume of radiation above New York City leads to a warehouse where, it seems, a powerful nuclear bomb was assembled just hours before.Sifting through the evidence, authorities determine that the unthinkable is about to happen: in ten days, a major American city will be vaporized by a terrorist attack.Ten days. And Gideon Crew, tracking the mysterious terrorist cell from the suburbs of New York to the mountains of New Mexico, learns the end may be something worse--far worse--than mere Armageddon.
Publish date: January 10th 2012
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
Series: Gideon Crew (#2)
Book two of the Gideon Crew series picks up with Gideon having completed the assignment he took on for Effective Engineering Solutions, a top secret agency that subverts terrorism in the U.S. Gideon is eager to return to his life as a nuclear scientist who likes cooking himself a nice meal after ...
Gideon’s Corpse is the second book in Preston/Child’s Gideon Crew series. I read Gideon’s Sword (the first book in the series) late last year and was blown away by it. I was happy to finally get my hands on a copy of this book, so I could continue following along with Gideon’s story.This book had ev...
Gideon's Corpse is the second in the Gideon Crew series by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child. Autumn and I both reviewed the first one, Gideon's Sword, last year. The second book in a series can always be iffy for me, especially if I really liked the first one. While I didn't love Gideon's Corpse,...
*Rating* 3.0*Genre* Thriller*Review*Gideon Crew is back working for the Effective Engineering Solutions and its enigmatic leader Eli Glinn. Glinn asks Grew to attempt to try to resolve a dangerous hostage situation with one of his former colleagues Reed Chalker. Chalker, it seems, believes he has be...