Virus Thirteen

Virus Thirteen

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Scientists James Logan and his wife, Linda, have their dream careers at the world's leading biotech company, GeneFirm, Inc. But their happiness is interrupted by a devastating bioterrorist attack: a deadly superflu that quickly becomes a global pandemic. The GeneFirm complex goes into lockdown and Linda's research team is sent to high-security underground labs to develop a vaccine. Above ground, James learns that GeneFirm security has been breached and Linda is in danger. To save her he must confront a desperate terrorist, armed government agents, and an invisible killer: Virus Thirteen.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 104.14 x 167.64 x 25.4mm | 158.76g
  • Tor Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0765369540
  • 9780765369543
  • 1,551,629

Review quote

"A thriller with attitude! Parry's plausible near-future science makes a fascinating--and terrifying--premise. Virus Thirteen is an entertaining and well-crafted novel from a bold new talent." --Vince Flynn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Kill Shot"The stakes are cataclysmic and the science highly credible in Parry's exciting debut novel. Not only is Virus Thirteen a cautionary tale for a world where genetics are put before ethics, but it's also a joyride of a thriller." --Daniel Kalla, international bestselling author of Pandemic A thriller with attitude! Parry's plausible near-future science makes a fascinating--and terrifying--premise. "Virus Thirteen" is an entertaining and well-crafted novel from a bold new talent. "Vince Flynn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Kill Shot" The stakes are cataclysmic and the science highly credible in Parry's exciting debut novel. Not only is "Virus Thirteen" a cautionary tale for a world where genetics are put before ethics, but it's also a joyride of a thriller. "Daniel Kalla, international bestselling author of Pandemic"" "A thriller with attitude! Parry's plausible near-future science makes a fascinating--and terrifying--premise. "Virus Thirteen" is an entertaining and well-crafted novel from a bold new talent."--Vince Flynn, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of "Kill Shot""The stakes are cataclysmic and the science highly credible in Parry's exciting debut novel. Not only is "Virus Thirteen" a cautionary tale for a world where genetics are put before ethics, but it's also a joyride of a thriller."--Daniel Kalla, international bestselling author of "Pandemic"show more

About Joshua Alan Parry

JOSHUA ALAN PARRY is a medical resident at the Mayo Clinic. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and holds a B.S. in molecular and cellular biology from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was also captain of the ice hockey team. Over the years, he has worked as a guide for at-risk youth in the Utah wilderness, a metal worker in Montreal, a salmon canner in Alaska, and a molecular genetics intern. He was raised in Keller, Texas.show more

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125 ratings
3.07 out of 5 stars
5 10% (13)
4 27% (34)
3 32% (40)
2 20% (25)
1 10% (13)
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