“Perfectly blending nail-biting suspense with accessible science, bestseller Suarez (Daemon) establishes himself as a legitimate heir to Michael Crichton with this gripping present-day thriller,” was the lead sentence in Publishers Weekly’s starred review. The Kill Decision of the title is the subject of the book’s conflict – who programmed an unmanned Predator drone to destroy a mosque in Iraq? Fans of Daniel’s previous works know the answer is likely to be both disturbing and scientifically plausible.
Location: Street: 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Additional: Ste 302 City: San Diego, Province: California Postal Code: 92111-1040 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Corporate IT consultant Daniel Suarez has written a techno-thriller on the cutting edge of today's technology in his debut, Daemon. A brilliant game designer's premature death triggers a computer program designed to carry on his legacy, and a detective must confront an adversary who moves in the world of MMOG's, BotNets, viral ecosystems, and corporate dominance. (See Diane's review below.) Daniel will discuss just how close his killer app is to becoming reality when he visits on Saturday, January 24, at 2:00 PM. (booksense)… (more)