By Lincoln Child
Fasten your seat belts--the white-knuckle thrills at Utopia, the world's most fabulous subject matter park, expand to nightmare proportions during this intricately imagined techno-thriller via manhattan instances bestselling writer Lincoln Child.
Rising out of the stony canyons of Nevada, Utopia is a global at the leading edge of know-how. A subject park attracting 65,000 viewers on a daily basis, its fabulous array of robots and futuristic holograms make it a world sensation. yet ominous mishaps are commencing to disrupt the as soon as faultless expertise. A pleasant robotic is going haywire, inflicting panic, and a favored curler coaster malfunctions, approximately killing a teenaged rider. Dr. Andrew Warne, the bright desktop engineer who designed a lot of the park's robotics, is summoned from the East Coast to get issues again on track.
On the day Warne arrives, in spite of the fact that, Utopia is stuck within the grip of whatever way more sinister. a bunch of ruthless criminals has infiltrated the park's automatic infrastructure, giving them entire entry to all of Utopia's points of interest and platforms. Their communique starts with an easy and dire caution: If their calls for are met, not one of the 65,000 humans within the park that day will ever understand they have been there; if no longer, chaos will descend, and each guy, girl, and baby becomes a aim. As one of many brains at the back of Utopia, Warne unearths himself thrust right into a position he by no means imagined--trying to avoid wasting the lives of millions of blameless humans. and because the mins tick away, Warne's fight to outsmart his competitors grows ever extra pressing, for his in simple terms daughter is likely one of the unsuspecting crowds within the park.
Lincoln baby inspires the technological wonders of Utopia with such ability and precision it's demanding to think the park exists in basic terms within the pages of this remarkable e-book. Like Jurassic Park, Utopia sweeps readers right into a make-believe international of riveting suspense, expertise, and adventure.
UTOPIA -- the place know-how dazzles--and then turns lethal!
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Irgendetwas an der Sache ist faul. Warum hat Otto Forsman seinem Sohn angeblich dich als Begleiter für die Reise nach Lappland empfohlen? « �In der russischen Wildnis ist das Wandern nicht unbedingt ein Kinderspiel. Vor allem dann, wenn irgendetwas Überraschendes passiert«, antwortete Ketonen. « �Zwei Kaffee und die Rechnung«, sagte Ketonen hastig, als der Kellner kam, um die Teller abzuräumen. Er wollte Ratamo nicht auch noch einen Nachtisch bezahlen. Ratamo wischte sich die Mundwinkel ab und beobachtete seinen Exchef.
Hatten die Russen ihn gefunden? Forsman war dankbar dafür, so hoch empfindliche Sinne zu besitzen. Im vorletzten Winter hatte ihm die Zuckerkrankheit das Sehvermögen genommen, doch sein Tast-, Gehör- und Geruchssinn hatten sich danach so entwickelt, dass es Augenblicke gab, in denen er sich nicht einmal mehr danach sehnte, wieder sehen zu können. Forsman bereute, und zwar so sehr, dass es in den Schläfen schmerzte. Er hatte zu lange gewartet. Über sechzig Jahre hatte er sich selbst und fast vierzig Jahre lang auch seinen Sohn auf diese Aufgabe vorbereitet, hatte er nun versagt?
Sofern man bei einem Workaholic wie ihm überhaupt von Urlaub sprechen konnte. Nach Marissas Tod hatte er sich noch mehr in seiner Arbeit vergraben. Die Professur am Institut für Geschichte des University College war immer noch die Erfüllung seiner Träume, aber zugleich auch ein beängstigend effektives Mittel, um vor dem Leben und seinen unangenehmen Wahrheiten zu fliehen. Er trat vom Fußweg auf die Schwelle seiner Wohnung in einem kleinen zweistöckigen Haus und holte gerade den Schlüssel aus der Tasche, als plötzlich die Tür aufflog und gegen sein Knie krachte.