Plague War by Jeff Carlson

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"Compelling. His novels take readers to the precipice of disaster."
--San Francisco Chronicle

Nanotech researcher Ruth Goldman has developed a vaccine with the potential to inoculate the world's survivors against the machine plague, but the fractured U.S. government will stop at nothing to keep it for themselves.

With her is Cam Najarro, a man who lived through the aftermath of the plague at great personal cost.

Determined to share her cure, Ruth and Cam must brave the devastated wasteland America has become. Together, they begin a cross-country odyssey during which they will encounter the best and worst in human nature -- unaware that an even greater threat is poised to strike...

About Jeff Carlson

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Jeff Carlson's short fiction has appeared in venues such as Asimov's, Strange Horizons, Fantastic Stories, and Writers of the Future XXIII. Plague Year is his first novel. He lives with his wife and sons in California.
Published July 29, 2008 by Ace. 304 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure. Fiction

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SF Signal

Fortunately the plot and setting greatly lend to the dramatic importance of species survival ultimately making Plague Year a good book overall.

Jul 29 2008 | Read Full Review of Plague War

Grasping For The Wind

Plague Year, by Jeff Carlson, is the type of book that would translate very well in and action/thriller movie.

Aug 28 2008 | Read Full Review of Plague War

Grasping For The Wind

The folks over at Carpe Noctem, a Polish blog devoted to dark fiction, have translated my English review of Plague Zone by Jeff Carlson into Polish.

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Grasping For The Wind

Jeff Carlson’s third novel Plague Zone returns the reader to the lives of tough guy Cam Navarro and nanotech researcher Ruth Goldman.

Nov 24 2009 | Read Full Review of Plague War

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