Is justice for a friend worth a deal with the devil?
When former special operator Lara Kingsley’s best friend mysteriously drops dead at a crowded baseball game, she vows to bring his killer to justice. But her harrowing search uncovers far more than she bargains for.
Racing to unravel the mystery, she finds herself becoming deeply entangled in a new technological world of remote-controlled beetles, gene editing, and the Dark Web—the notorious underground of the Internet.
Her investigation leads to a rogue scientist with the answer to her friend’s death. But when she uncovers his plan to unleash the ultimate biological weapon on the nation’s capital, she’s faced with an impossible choice: enlist his help to solve her friend’s murder, or stop him from killing thousands of innocent people.
Bionic Bug is the first book in the Lara Kingsley Series, which weaves together elements of mystery, techno-thriller, and science fiction and is set in the near future. If you like action-packed mystery novels, then you’ll love this new series from long-time national security expert, Natasha Bajema.
Warning: This is not your grandmother’s mystery novel.
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An international competition for defense technologies turns deadly in the streets of Washington D.C.
A young man climbs a building wearing strange gloves, boots and a robust exoskeleton and then suddenly falls to his death at the scene of Lara Kingsley’s latest surveillance job. And that means she has some explaining to do.
While installing a high-end surveillance system for a Chinese tech start-up, private investigator Lara witnesses a man fall to his death from a ten-story office building. Despite the strange military-grade attire, Lara has no idea she’s about to get caught up in a Top Secret Pentagon project and thrust into a deadly, international technology race. But she’s sure of one thing. The man was murdered.
Lara begins a desperate mission to prove the man’s death was a homicide. Racing to unravel the mystery, she confronts a new technological world of nanotechnology, neural implants, self-driving cars, and passenger drones. To solve the murder and stop Chinese operatives from stealing vital defense technologies from the United States, Lara must enlist the help of her AI-powered virtual assistant, her trusty sidekick, her ex-boyfriend, and an ill-tempered detective from the D.C. Metropolitan police.
Just how far will Lara go to protect U.S. national security and prevent China from gaining critical advantages on the battlefield of the future?
Project Gecko is book two in the Lara Kingsley Series, which is set in the near future and weaves together elements of mystery, techno-thriller, and science fiction. If you liked Bionic Bug, then you’ll love this latest installment of Natasha Bajema’s action-packed mystery series. Buy Project Gecko to join Lara and her team on their latest exciting adventure.
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