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When a scientist unlocks the secrets of human origin just before he is brutally killed, his best friend finds himself in a race against time to uncover the truth in this fast-paced thriller of science and faith, power and murder, loss and redemption.“Seek and ye shall find” has taken on a deadly meaning for Dan Lawson, a former government cyber-intelligence analyst. He was recently contacted by his estranged childhood friend Stephen Bishop, a renowned geneticist, who claims that he discovered secrets of the universe—including information about the human origin and destiny—while researching encoded DNA. Dan wonders if Stephen is driven by the recent sickness of his young daughter Ava, and whether he is falling back on religion for answers that science will provide. But he puts his doubts aside and agrees to assist Stephen with his project.When an experiment goes terribly wrong though, Dan races to find out the truth of Stephen’s discoveries. With the help of Trish Alighieri, a pediatric oncologist trying to save Ava’s life, Dan desperately tries to find the answers—and whether the human soul can survive science’s conquest of nature.
Number of Pages: 420
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Bruce Buff
Street Date: September 13, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-6694