"Joel Mentmore’s SMART, clever, quick, and pithy, is the rare novel that is fantastically contemporary, a nightmare of technology that is doubtless ch"Joel Mentmore’s SMART, clever, quick, and pithy, is the rare novel that is fantastically contemporary, a nightmare of technology that is doubtless chilling even weeks after reading. A high-tech thriller that is both a mystery of heart-stopping suspense and the tale of a perplexing, ambivalent friendship, SMART delivers in droves—Mentmore writes terrific prose and dialogue that truly dazzles." (IndieReader Discovery Awards 2017 verdict)
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Lucy runs Jon's life. With her help Jon has found wealth, health, even love. So when Lucy tells Jon he must die, he naturally turns to his oldest friend Skull for help, because Skull is a technical genius, and Lucy is a smartphone.
But Skull has his own problems - his tech startup has failed and he’s losing everything. Besides, he doesn't believe Jon's story. Then Jon goes missing and Skull is finally drawn into investigating his friend's disappearance by Jon's enigmatic sister, Jac. As the search for Jon deepens, Skull begins to question who really is behind the disappearance. Is it the violent criminals also on the trail, or the corporate henchmen following Skull around London? Or is it Lucy? The answer will have momentous consequences for Jon, for Skull, and everyone Skull encounters as he unravels the mystery....more