As the pursuit of dorothy converges on a deserted house on the coast of northern california, Ford must face the ultimate question: is rescuing Dorothy the right thing? Is the AI bent on saving the world… or on wiping out the cancer that is humankind?At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied.
Traumatized, and relentlessly hunted, angry, Dorothy has an extraordinary revelation—and devises a plan. It is one of the most promising habitats for extraterrestrial life in the solar system, but the surface is unpredictable and dangerous, requiring the probe to contain artificial intelligence software.
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To this end, a brilliant programmer, " a powerful, has developed "Dorothy, Melissa Shepherd, self-modifying AI whose true potential is both revolutionary and terrifying.
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The Codex #ad - At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied. Greetings from the dead, " declares Maxwell Broadbent on the videotape he left behind after his mysterious disappearance. If the sons wish to claim their fabulous inheritance, they must find their father's carefully concealed tomb.
The race is on, but the three brothers are not the only ones competing for the treasure.
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Led by visionary genius brent Scopes, their secret goal is a medical breakthrough that promises to bring incalculable benefits to the human race.
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. What he finds will raise new questions. And alarm. With a monumental discovery in reach, Professor Jeremy Logan is brought onto the project to investigate. No crown of an egyptian king has ever been discovered, and Narmer’s is the elusive “double” crown of the two Egypts, supposedly possessed of awesome powers.
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. Stone believes he has found the burial chamber of King Narmer, the near mythical god- king who united upper and lower Egypt in 3200 B. C. And the archaeologist has reason to believe that the greatest prize of all—Narmer’s crown—might be buried with him.
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In 1695, a notorious english pirate buried his bounty in a maze of booby-trapped tunnels on an island off the coast of Maine. First the computers fail.
Full Wolf Moon: A Novel Jeremy Logan Series Book 5Anchor #ad - This has been the guiding principle behind the exhilarating career of Jeremy Logan, The Third Gate, the "enigmalogist"—an investigator who specializes in analyzing phenomena that have no obvious explanation—previously seen in The Forgotten Room, and Deep Storm. As logan gets to know the remote deep-woods landscape, including a respected woman scientist still struggling with the violent loss of her father in these very woods, Logan realizes he's up against something he has never seen before.
His most action-packed and white-knuckled novel to date, provocative science, Full Wolf Moon is the perfect combination of exotic locales, and raw action that make for a deeply entertaining Lincoln Child blockbuster. One rumor, too impossible to believe, has even the forest ranger believing in werewolves.
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When logan is asked to help investigate, he discovers no shortage of suspects capable of such an attack—and no shortage of locals willing to point the finger and spread incredible rumors. The body has been severely mauled, but the unusual savagery of the bite and claw marks call into question the initial suspicions of a wild bear attack.
The new york times bestselling author of The Forgotten Room and Deep Storm is back with a new thriller that follows the trail of a killer who cannot exist.
The Forgotten Room: A Novel Jeremy Logan Series Book 4Anchor #ad - In a long-dormant wing of the estate, he uncovers an ingeniously hidden secret room, unknown and untouched for decades. A long-lost experiment of unguessable intent a secret room, ingeniously hidden inside a vast seacoast mansion new york times bestselling author lincoln child at his riveting bestprofessor jeremy logan the quirky and charismatic “enigmalogist” who specializes in solving problems of the strange or seemingly supernatural variety receives an urgent summons from the director of Lux, one of the oldest and most respected think tanks in America.
And himself. One of lincoln child’s most thrilling novels to date, The Forgotten Room is replete with exhilarating action, veiled history, and mesmerizing science—making for a truly intelligent page-turner. As his work draws him ever deeper into harm’s way, Logan soon unleashes a series of catastrophic events upon the rest of Lux.
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Logan quickly makes a surprising discovery. The room is essentially a time capsule, fiffiilled with eerie machinery and obscure references to a top-secret experiment known as “Project S. As logan attempts to unravel its meaning, he begins to discern what transpired in that room—and why the frightening project was suddenly abandoned and sealed off many years before.