About the Book
About the Author
Publishers Weekly heralded this first book in Richard Bard's Brainrush
thriller series as "terrifically entertaining" and "inventive
and compelling." It went on to earn The Wall
Street Journal's #1 Action/Adventure slot in their Guide to Self-Published Big Sellers.
Before he slid into the MRI machine, Jake Bronson was just an ordinary guy with
terminal cancer. But when an earthquake hits during the procedure, Jake
staggers from the wreckage a profoundly changed man, now endowed with uncanny
An ocean away, Luciano Battista wants a piece of Jake's talent. Posing as a
pioneering scientist, the terrorist leader has been conducting cerebral-implant
experiments in a sinister quest to create a breed of super jihadist
agents...and Jake's altered brain may be the key to his success. But Jake
refuses to play the pawn in an unholy war--and when an innocent woman and
autistic child are taken hostage to force his cooperation, he embarks on a
jihad of his own. Jake and his band of loyal friends are thrust into a deadly
chase that leads from the canals of Venice through Monte Carlo and finally to
an ancient cavern in the Hindu Kush mountains of Afghanistan--where Jake
discovers that his newfound talents carry a hidden price that threatens the
entire human race.
NoiseTrade is a user-generated platform where fans can trade their email addresses for free music and books. All content is provided by users and does not indicate an endorsement from the Paste editorial staff. Create an artist or author account from a desktop or laptop to upload your own content and connect to new fans today.