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Plague Year

By: Jeff Carlson
Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
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The nanotechnology was designed to fight cancer. Instead, it evolved into the machine plague, killing nearly five billion people and changing life on Earth forever.

The nanotech has one weakness: it self-destructs at altitudes above ten thousand feet. Those few who've managed to escape the plague struggle to stay alive on the highest mountains, but time is running out. There is famine and war, and the environment is crashing worldwide. Humanity's last hope lies with a top nanotech researcher aboard the International Space Station -- and with a small group of survivors in California who risk a daring journey below the death line...

©2007 Jeff Carlson (P)2014 Audible Inc.

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"Harrowing, heartfelt, and rock-hard realistic." (James Rollins, New York Times best-selling author)

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Seems like a good plot but I can’t get past the monotone narration. Very dark and grim so far but five chapters in is as far I’m willing to suffer.

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The plot of this book sounded interesting, but can’t finish for the following reasons:
No effort to connect you emotionally to any of the characters.
It was so hard to follow!
The narrator was very monotone. The whole book sounded like Rod Sterling. (In my head I just kept thinking “ this is.....The Twilight Zone).

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