By Mike Attebery
Seattle billionaire and software program titan Jeff Pepper could not have selected a worse day to examine up at the learn undertaking he is been investment on the college medical institution for greater than a decade. whilst gunmen movement in, seizing keep an eye on of the construction of their look for a formerly unknown weapon, Jeff is stuck in the midst of a nerve-wracking hostage state of affairs, one during which he's an all-too-valuable pawn. As tensions mount and the physique count number rises, his purely desire for survival rests at the shoulders of Nick, a deadbeat child trapped in one other a part of the construction. operating with law-enforcement officers outdoor, Nick needs to consultant a distinct workforce in the course of the locked-down facility and support them keep as many lives as attainable, whereas Jeff Pepper makes use of each negotiating trick up his sleeve to determine that he and his fellow captives make it out alive.
Read Online or Download Billionaires, Bullets, Exploding Monkeys PDF
Best Action books
James Rollins, the recent York occasions bestselling grasp of nail-biting suspense and ancient secret, combines state of the art biotechnology with a centuries-old mystery in an apocalyptic tale that unearths the place humankind is actually headed The Doomsday KeyAt Princeton collage, a famed geneticist dies within a biohazard lab.
Approximately James RollinsJAMES ROLLINS is a number one big apple instances bestselling writer of overseas thrillers which have been translated into greater than 40 languages. recognized for unveiling unseen worlds, medical breakthroughs, and historic secrets and techniques, Rollins' knack for breakneck pacing and beautiful originality has been hailed by way of critics and embraced by means of ratings of hundreds of thousands of readers world wide.
A sinister hearth in a Copenhagen book place ignites a continuing hunt throughout 4 continents. Arson and homicide display an insidious plot to thieve a Bible that when belonged to Charles Darwin. And Commander grey Pierce dives headlong right into a secret that dates again to Nazi Germany. .. and to terrible experiments played in a now-abandoned laboratory in Poland.
In Washington, D. C. , a homeless guy takes an assassin's bullet and dies in Commander grey Pierce's palms. A bloody coin clutched within the useless man's hand--an historical relic that may be traced again to the Greek Oracle of Delphi--is the major to a conspiracy that dates again to the chilly warfare and threatens the very beginning of humanity.
Additional resources for Billionaires, Bullets, Exploding Monkeys
Holy fucking SHIT! ” a tender man within the again shouted. “I couldn’t have acknowledged it better,” Phelps muttered to his males. “Anybody ever noticeable something like that earlier than? ” all of them shook their heads. “That used to be whatever very new,” Aftab stammered. “All correct then,” Phelps spoke back. “I’m gonna exit on a limb the following and recommend we throw that equipment into the combo as a potential purpose for those men being right here. a person have an issue with that? ” nobody stated a notice. * * * What the hell? The agent he’d been speaking with had thoroughly left him striking. “Hello? ” Nick shouted into the telephone. “HELLOOOO?! ” not anything. Asshole. “HEY! Hello?!! ” nonetheless not anything. Then — “Keep your fucking voice down, child! ” the voice squawked in the course of the receiver. “Where have been you guy? ” “Shit got here up,” Ransom replied. “What do I do now? ” Nick requested. “I want you to ascertain on a few issues for me. Get me a few details from within. ” “What do you need me to do? ” * * * move down the corridor! That’s what he sought after him to do. what sort of agent was once this? In a state of affairs like this, weren’t they speculated to be ensuring the folk inside of have been secure? Now, the following he used to be, jogging the down the hallway, listening for even the slightest sound from any path. puzzling over if a person used to be gonna leap out and pa him within the head. the 1st steps out of the again room have been the toughest. the stress within the air looked as if it would crackle round him, actually crackle! The lighting have been flickering. whatever was once shorting out. Nick may pay attention the low, sharp sizzle of fizzling wires. He smelled the smoke of burning insulation. And anything else. Gunpowder. The air tasted of steel. He strained his ears, feeling the hairs on his neck status at cognizance. Listening. Listening. not anything. He obtained to the top of the hall and back hesitated. A reflect, reduce within the form of a fruit wedge, was once hung throughout from the intersection of the 2 corridors. It was once positioned at an perspective the place wall and ceiling met, to enable humans see if somebody was once approximately to run them down with a cartful of beakers and Bunsen burners. If Nick used to be armed, the replicate may perhaps make for a fair enjoying box. because it was once, if someone got here down that hall, they’d instantly see his mirrored image within the reflect, after which, much more likely than no longer, he’d be lifeless. He pressed his again opposed to the wall. Eyes locked at the reflect. center pounding. Beads of sweat sprung from his temples. All used to be transparent. No move. Nick took a sequence of fast steps out into the hallway, became to the appropriate, and ran alongside the wall. As he reached the tip of the following corridor, he glanced up at one other replicate hung up opposed to the ceiling, and shot round that nook in addition. Then he stumbled to a cease. The double doorways major into the rotunda have been close. Nick stepped toward the doorways, his hand attaining for the handles. Then he stopped. a skinny silver twine, no thicker than a thread, was once wrapped round the handles. Nick leaned nearer. The cord did one loop round every one deal with, then ran around the entrance of the door, held to the steel with small strips of tape. on the doorframe, the cord grew to become and ran right down to the ground, the place it disappeared right into a small steel cylinder, no larger than a pint of milk, that used to be taped opposed to the wall.