Wired

2 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 1,687 ratings

WIRED Publisher's Summary

The breathtaking New York Times and USA Today bestseller!

Kira Miller is a brilliant genetic engineer who discovers how to temporarily achieve savant-like capabilities in all areas of thought and creativity. But what if this transcendent level of intelligence brings with it a ruthless megalomania?

David Desh left the special forces after his team was brutally butchered in Iran. Now he has been reactivated for one last mission: find Kira Miller, the enigmatic genius behind a bioterror plot that threatens millions. But when Desh learns that the bioterror plot is just the tip of the iceberg, he is thrust into a byzantine maze of deception and intrigue, and he becomes a key player in a deadly game he can't begin to understand - a game that is certain to have a dramatic impact on the future course of human history.

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  • Book 1

    • WIRED

    • By: Douglas E. Richards
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 561
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 562

    Kira Miller is a brilliant genetic engineer who discovers how to temporarily achieve savant-like capabilities in all areas of thought and creativity. But what if this transcendent level of intelligence brings with it a ruthless megalomania? David Desh left the special forces after his team was brutally butchered in Iran. Now he has been reactivated for one last mission: find Kira Miller, the enigmatic genius behind a bioterror plot that threatens millions.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great story

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-23-16

    Regular price: $23.62

  • Book 2

    • Amped

    • By: Douglas E. Richards
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,081
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 978
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 974

    Kira Miller is a brilliant scientist who discovers how to temporarily boost human IQ to dizzying levels. But this transcendent intelligence brings with it a ruthless megalomania. Determined to use her discovery to propel human civilization to a higher plane, despite this side effect, Kira and ex-special forces operative David Desh recruit a small group of accomplished scientists, all of whom are safely off the grid. Or so they think...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Combination Sci-fi thriller...

    • By Charlie on 12-20-14

    Regular price: $23.76