The never game
"From the bestselling and award-winning master of suspense, the first novel in a thrilling new series, introducing Colter Shaw. "You have been abandoned." A young woman has gone missing in Silicon Valley and her father has hired Colter Shaw to find her. The son of a survivalist family, Shaw is an expert tracker. Now he makes a living as a "reward seeker," traveling the country to help police solve crimes and private citizens locate missing persons. But what seems a simple investigation quickly thrusts him into the dark heart of America's tech hub and the cutthroat billion-dollar video-gaming industry. "Escape if you can." When another victim is kidnapped, the clues point to one video game with a troubled past--The Whispering Man. In that game, the player has to survive after being abandoned in an inhospitable setting with five random objects. Is a madman bringing the game to life? "Or die with dignity." Shaw finds himself caught in a cat-and-mouse game, risking his own life to save the victims even as he pursues the kidnapper across both Silicon Valley and the dark 'net. Encountering eccentric game designers, trigger-happy gamers and ruthless tech titans, he soon learns that he isn't the only one on the hunt: someone is on his trail and closing fast"-- Provided by publisher.
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- Colter Shaw
- Colter Shaw ; bk. 1
- Deaver, Jeffrey. Colter Shaw
- Deaver, Jeffrey. Colter Shaw ; bk. 1.
- Thorndike Press large print core
- Thorndike Press large print core series.
- California -- Fiction.
- Kidnapping -- Fiction.
- Large type books.
- Missing persons -- Investigation -- Fiction.
- Private investigators -- Fiction.
- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Fiction.
- Tracking and trailing -- Fiction.
- Video gamers -- Fiction.
- Video games industry -- Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Edition: Large Print edition.
- 601 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
- large print 16 point.
LCCN: 2019016089Link to PAC