Mass Effect: Deception
by William C. Dietz
Del Rey, $7.99, 336pp
Release Date: January 31, 2012
Back Cover: “An all-new adventure inspired by the award-winning videogame from BioWare!
The universe is under siege. Every fifty thousand years, a race of sentient machines invades our galaxy to harvest all organic life-forms. They are the Reapers.
Two people who know the truth are desperately searching for a way to stop the cycle: Navy admiral David Anderson and his partner, Kahlee Sanders. They have uncovered grisly evidence proving that the Reaper threat is real. But in so doing they have exposed the machinations of Cerberus, a secretive paramilitary organization, and its mysterious leader, the Illusive Manputting David and Kahlee in mortal danger, for Cerberus will stop at nothing to protect its secrets.
But along the way, they find an unlikely ally in Gillian Grayson, a young woman with extraordinary powers. Once the subject of horrifying scientific experiments, Gillian is now freeand beginning to master her deadly abilities. But after learning that Cerberus was responsible for the death of her father, Gillian swears vengeance against the group and the Illusive Manthreatening to unravel everything Kahlee and David are fighting for.”
A pretty good action adventure with BioWare thrown into a future of space fairing races. This book is a fast paced adventure that draws you in. It is a hard book to set down after you have started to read it. I will be looking for more books by William C. Dietz. ~~ CLD
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