By Iris Johansen
Rachel Kirby is a working laptop or computer genius whose own lifestyles is hell. whereas she keeps to climb the company ranks, her liked dual sister is suffering from a protracted disorder that might finally kill her, leaving Rachel on their lonesome. Serendipity within the type of a mysterious electronic mail lands in Rachel’s lap someday, yet now not with out a fee. millions of miles away, archeologist John Tanek sits trapped inside of a collapsed Egyptian tomb with a functioning computing device. He understands that Rachel is the single one that may also help him, yet time is readily operating out. It seems the cave in was once no coincidence. John has found anything very beneficial in that tomb, whatever that humankind has been looking for all through background, anything that Rachel may perhaps use because it may perhaps carry the foremost to her sister’s treatment. whereas Rachel orchestrates his rescue, she quickly unearths herself trapped in a perilous net of deceit and homicide. Can she positioned her belief in John Tanek? She’d do something to save lots of her sister. Will they either stay lengthy sufficient to resolve the traditional secret they’ve chanced on contained in the tomb? With Johansen and Johansen’s fast moving motion, charismatic characters, and impeccable study, hurricane Cycle will hold you away.
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Simon was probably already lolling at his desk and waiting with that Siamese cat smile for her to walk into the lab. Bastard. She'd have to think of some way to make sure he paid. Maybe she'd work on getting in shape and leave him in the dust. His male pride would be-- A whistle of sound. Pain streaking through her temple. Falling. Darkness. Was she dead? No, Rachel's head was pounding with agony. You shouldn't have to feel pain if you were dead. Unless you were in hell. And this smelled more like a hospital than hell.
Yeah. " "Does he have a game console at home? " "There's more computing power in that box than most businesses have. " Val nodded. "Absolutely. It costs them nothing, except maybe a few cents in electricity. And Rachel's software is designed to only use the donor's systems when they're not being used for anything else. We use computing power from home users, businesses, anywhere we can get it. And they get to be a part of all kinds of worthwhile causes. " "All kinds of things, but it's fantastic for disease research.
Now guard them. You said I was the only target. " "Your assistants? " Relief poured through her. " She closed her eyes. " "You're not allowed visitors. " "Then go away and tell the doctor I need more meds. " She could sense him hesitating. She opened her eyes again. "You're not going to get anything else from me right now. " "No, the buck always stops with me, and I've accepted it," she said curtly. "I can't think, much less analyze the situation. " He frowned. "I'll leave, but I don't want to wait for--" "Go away or I'll scream and they'll come in and kick you out.
Storm Cycle by Iris Johansen