St. Martin's Griffin
Joe Ledger and the DMS (Department of Military Sciences) go up against two competing groups of geneticists. One side is creating exotic transgenic monsters and genetically enhanced mercenary armies; the other is using 21st century technology to continue the Nazi Master Race program begun by Josef Mengele. Both sides want to see the DMS destroyed, and they've drawn first blood. Neither side is prepared for Joe Ledger as he leads Echo Team to war under a black flag.
ONE WEEK AGO
Otto Wirths was the second worst mass murderer in the history of the world. Compared to him Hitler, Stalin, Attila the Hun and even Alexander the Great were amateurs, poseurs who could not hold a candle to Otto and his body count.
Only one person was worse.
"A pleasurable summer read."- Seattle Post Intelligencer
Praise for PATIENT ZERO:
“Plenty of man-to-zombie combat, a team traitor and a doomsday scenario add up to a fast and furious read.” - Publishers Weekly
"An enjoyable read, and one that's hard to set down." - Fangoria
"Heated, violent, and furious... as palatable as your favorite flavor of ice cream. [A] memorable book."
- Peter Straub, New York Times Bestselling author
"Night of the Living Dead meets Michael Crichton."
--Joseph Finder, New York Times bestselling author of Power Play
"A fabulous new series. Joe Ledger and the DMS have my vote as the team to beat when combatting terrorist threats on a grand scale!"
- David Morrell, New York Times bestselling author of FIRST BLOOD and CREEPERS
"Brilliant, shocking, horrifying, it puts the terror back in terrorist."
--James Rollins, New York Times bestselling author of The Judas Strain
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