America (Jake Grafton, Book 9) by Stephen Coonts

By Stephen Coonts

Dispatched on a tribulation run, NASA's SuperAegis satellite tv for pc has been created because the beginning of a global antimissle protection approach. yet moments after dispatch, it vanishes. Rear Admiral Jake Grafton fears whatever worse than a grave malfunction--he suspects sabotage...

The USS America--the world's such a lot technically complex nuclear submarine--is introduced on its maiden voyage. Then almost immediately after steaming out of harbor, the unthinkable occurs. Pirated by way of terrorists, America disappears underneath the roiling waves of the Atlantic, its Tomahawk warheads aimed at once on the United States...

An ingeniously calculated struggle has been waged--but the rouge enemy is way extra insidious than Jake Grafton ever imagined. His challenge: ferret out the center crew accountable, overtake the stealth sub, and ruin it. yet occasions is operating out, and the race is on for Grafton to blow the covert operation out of the water sooner than a complete kingdom is dropped at its knees.

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It isn’t. That’s my point,” Lucy said. “There’s no such thing as a BioGraph watch or device, or anything that might remotely fit what Toni Darien was wearing. ” “I mean it doesn’t exist on the Internet, within the communication network, or metaphorically in cyberspace. In other words, a BioGraph watch doesn’t exist virtually,” Lucy said. “If I physically look at whatever this thing is, I’ll probably figure it out. ” “Shit, don’t let them get out their screwdrivers and hammers,” Lucy said. “Being swabbed for DNA, that’s all.

In fact, it’s already started. Hopefully I’ll catch up with him before he heads home. ” Rene placed her hands on the steel gurney’s push handle. ” “I saw the commercials for the show. ” Rene was still talking about TV. “Except I can’t stand Carley Crispin and what’s the name of that profiler who’s on there all the time? Dr. Agee. I’m sick and tired of them talking about Hannah Starr. ” “You think she’s dead? ” Rene’s voice followed Scarpetta into the elevator. “Like what’s-her-name in Aruba? Natalee?

If she’d just give me a little more time to recover. ” “Yeah, and I’m Spider-Man. From what I hear, men aren’t what wind her clock. I look at her and go, no way. Must be a vicious rumor because she’s powerful, right? Any woman who’s got her kind of power and prominence? You know what they say, doesn’t mean it’s true. Don’t get my girlfriend on the subject. She’s a firefighter. ” “No shit. She in the Female Firefighters calendar? This year’s? ” “I said it was an assumption. So, my question. Is it an assumption about Jaime Berger?

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