The Great Game takes readers on a journey from Los Angeles to Kiev to solve a mystery that threatens to bring down the U.S. financial system, split the U.S. into two countries, and threatens the lives of everyone involved. The story begins with David Ferguson, a computer programmer who is returning from a business trip to discuss a proprietary technology that his company has developed. Unbeknownst to David, this routine business trip turns into an international espionage thriller that sweeps … [Read more...]
The Great Game is set in 2022. The US is trying to recover from a financial crisis of 2019 and the subsequent assassination of a presidential candidate. A divide between “blue” and “red” states is threatening the country's unity. David Ferguson is a divorced and dispirited computer engineer coming back from a routine business trip, when he is shoved into a car and demanded that he turn over a file that he’s never heard about. In trying to evade his pursuers, David accidentally involves … [Read more...]
Wings to Redemption is a techno-spy novel primarily set in San Francisco. I selected this novel from Book Club Reading List to participate in our France book poll. Given the book's description, "You will travel the twists and turns from Sydney to Paris," and the book poll title, "Let's Tour France", I mistakenly expected France to play a larger role in the story line. Notwithstanding, San … [Read more...]
The readers have spoken. In a landslide victory against three other contenders, this month's travel novel will be Wings to Redemption. Stay tuned as we explore exotic regions of the world through the lens of this high-impact, high-intensity techno-thriller. Here's a brief summary of what we can expect.