Trouble is coming … coming by land … coming by sea. Coming for you … and coming for me.
What would you do if you had just prepared a perfect margarita and turned to leave your kitchen only to find a menacing assassin blocking the doorway and his stated intent was to kill you right now? This is the situation Matt Flannery is confronted with on an otherwise typical Saturday afternoon at his bungalow on Anna Maria Island, Florida. Who is this mountain of a man? Why is he here? What does he want? And … why me? This day and this incident begin an unexpected, epic journey for Matt that will not only change his life, but the lives of his friends, family, and possibly … all that live on Planet Earth. This journey of discovery will take Matt to many destinations in search of answers to his questions. Questions raised many years earlier by his explorer grandfather, James “Irish” Flannery, who Matt idolized. Sailing aboard his beloved charter fishing vessel, the Nice Catch, Matt sets out with his girlfriend Kelli, fellow seeker Lucien, and close friend Jake in search of solutions to the perplexing problems and fresh dangers that continually present themselves. The action moves in a frantic and tightening spiral that always threatens to be the undoing of our intrepid crew. What will it take to get to the bottom of this mystery that has wrapped itself around Matt? Will he succeed in solving this puzzle before the forces arrayed against him take his life? The story’s roots run deeper and deeper, eventually encompassing the Coast Guard, US Navy, CIA, and even NASA. Yet … it will ultimately fall on Matt to come to terms with what is happening to him and how to best deal with it. His character and courage will be tested at every turn and his decisions will affect mankind for all time. You will recognize real life events that are taking place today reflected in the story as it unfolds, creating frightening parallels to the course our world is currently set upon. Come meet the ever-evolving cast of characters who play a part in this thrilling story and discover, along with Matt, what the real story behind the story is. Are you ready to board the Nice Catch and take part in this stirring saga? Just keep telling yourself that “it is only a story … isn’t it?”
From the very first page this book had me hooked. Wonderfully written and a perfectly wild ride. I had an amazing time getting to know the amazing cast of characters we meet along the way. The plot twists were an adventure that I never wanted to end.