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Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Thriller, Thriller
The creator of Rambo and other thrillers delivers a heart-stopping action story that takes the concept of "video game" to its ultimate extreme -- a real-life contest of wits between the protagonists and the Game Master in which failure means death. Occasional over-the-top scenarios can be forgiven because the grip of this plot-driven novel is immediate and unrelenting. From page one, you'll forsake daily chores as you follow the players' progress through nearly insurmountable obstacles to the final confrontation.
Ex-cop Frank Balenger built a new life with Amanda after the death of his wife. Now, Amanda is missing. They were at a lecture about time capsules when Frank passed out, and when he came to, she was gone. As he searches for her, Frank realizes that he's a player in a high-tech game controlled by the deranged Game Master. A lost time capsule holds the key to his and Amanda's survival, and Frank has
Reviewed By: Jo Peters
Publisher: Vanguard Press
Published: March 2007