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Startup (Blue Fate #1)

4.4  ·  Rating Details ·  10 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
Hank Morgan has a technological idea that will revolutionize the world. Struggling to get his startup company off the ground, he meets a beautiful woman and then everything goes wrong. Just when he believes their relationship is advancing, she mysteriously disappears and he suspects a powerful business empire is involved. Soon, he reaches a point where he is about to lose ...more
Paperback, 186 pages
Published April 1st 2013 by Destinée Media (first published February 22nd 2012)
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Cass Tell
Mar 15, 2013 Cass Tell added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Recommends it for: Action/thriller lovers
Through personal experience I got the idea to write Startup which is the first book in the Blue Fate series. Some years ago I sold a company that I had started and afterwards one story idea got stuck in my mind. What would happen if an evil venture capital company went around stealing companies? And, what methods might they use?

To bring life to the story I needed a main character that was vulnerable, and Hank Morgan was created. He is someone who has had the deck stacked against him. He grew up
Jul 14, 2013 Erin rated it really liked it
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A suspenseful and fast-paced thriller. Hank Morgan decides to take his idea and begin his startup company. When he thinks everything is falling into place, and he meets the beautiful Janie, things begin falling apart. He begins to believe that someone is after him and wants to take over his company. Can he hold on to his company and figure out who is after him before he ends up dead?

This book was addicting. I couldn't put it down and finished it pretty quickly. I really like the character Hank.
Jun 11, 2013 Sheri rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Startup (Blue Fate 1) Cass Tell

Hank Morgan, a man who grew up in the foster care system has a great idea for a company. He believes his new technology will revolutionize the world. But he needs backers, someone to help him start up his company.

As he begins to make his dream come true, he meets a mysterious and beautiful woman, soon he is falling for her. But as quickly as she enters his life, she soon disappears, and he starts to think hard about what could be happening. Is she in danger? Is she
Tina Weiss
Jun 13, 2013 Tina Weiss rated it liked it
this is an entertaining book and an easy-to-read during a hot summer vacation at the beach. in fact, i was surprised myself how i couldn't stop reading and needed to know what decision hank, the main character, is taking next. i like his reflective mind and how his vulnerability is hidden behind a wall of self-protection and uncontrolled anger. i have hope for him to become a better person, having his emotions under control and that somehow god will bring out his potential and make him the man ...more
Lillian Kowalewski
Apr 26, 2013 Lillian Kowalewski rated it really liked it
I loved it!every page made me want to read more,stayed up to finish because i couldnt put it down,I just had to find out what happened!excellent read!I was upset and wish I could jump in the story and get those terrible people,stealing peoples hard work,trying to make a living!THANK YOU!GREAT JOB!
May 04, 2013 Kimberly rated it really liked it
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I won this book as a first read. I loved how the author jumped right into the plot and kept it going without any "fluff". The main character was likable and easy to root for. This was a quick read that will leave readers interested in the sequels to come.
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fast paced, hair raising suspense,
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Cass Tell is the pen name of an author of suspense action/thriller novels. The plots of his novels often contain underlying thought-provoking themes of love, culture, religion and worldview.

His adrenalin-driven stories contain bait-and-hook plots filled with intrigue and emotional resonance. The main characters in his books tend to be somewhat broken souls struggling against insurmountable forces.
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