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Series Info:A stand-slone novel.
Today you die. Today you are reborn. Today you hunt the man who killed you.
It's Lee Child vs. Altered Carbon in a high-tech blast of tough-as-nails future thrills. Matt Forbeck arrives as the new king of high-concept - with a blockbuster action movie in a book. In the near future, scientists solve the problem of mortality by learning how to backup and restore a persons memories into a vat-bred clone. When Secret Service agent Ronan "Methusaleh" Dooley is brutally murdered, he's brought back from the dead yet again to hunt his killer, and in doing so uncover a terrible conspiracy.
File Under: Science Fiction [ Future Thriller / Cheat Death / Rogue Agents / Who Killed Who? ]
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Praise and Reviews:
"Amortals (to paraphrase another sci-fi writer who, in my opinion, has nothing on Matt Forbeck) blew down the walls of my imagination. It then stepped over the smoking rubble, seized me by the throat and kicked my ass. Was this your first novel, you bastard? Holy crap!"- Billy Campbell, star of The 4400
"In Amortals, Matt Forbeck does what all great science fiction authors do: weave thought-provoking concepts through a cracking good story. The morality of immortality is a fascinating idea with which Matt Forbeck deals deftly. If you are looking for a great story with action, politics, great characters and an eye toward what might well be our future, Matt Forbeck'sAmortals is not to be missed!"- Mike Stackpole
"It kicks like a mule & whispers sweet nothings in your ear like Mike Tyson in a boxing match."- Ben Templesmith
"With Amortals, Matt's whipped up an action-packed thrill-ride with the occasional sucker punch to the brain you won't see coming."- Monte Cook
"Amortals fuses cutting-edge technothrillers with old-school action and storytelling. Matt Forbeck tells a wickedly cool, scarily plausible story that hits the ground running and then picks up speed."- Richard Dansky
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