Convergence

Michael Patrick Hicks
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MEMORIES ARE THE MOST DANGEROUS DRUG


Jonah Everitt is a killer, a DRMR addict, and a memory thief.


After being hired to kill a ranking officer of the Pacific Rim Coalition and download his memories, Everitt finds himself caught in the crosshairs of a terror cell, a rogue military squadron, and a Chinese gangster named Alice Xie. Xie is a profiteer of street drugs, primarily DRMR, a powerful narcotic made from the memories of the dead. With his daughter, Mesa, missing in post-war Los Angeles, Everitt is forced into an uneasy alliance with Alice to find her.  


Mesa’s abduction is wrapped up in the secrets of a brutal murder during the war’s early days, a murder that Xie wants revenged. In order to find her, Jonah will have to sift through the memories of dead men that could destroy what little he has left.


In a city where peace is tenuous and loyalties are ever shifting, the past and the present are about to converge.


Convergence is a tech noir work of science fiction with dystopian and cyberpunk elements, and is the first novel in the DRMR series.

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Michael Patrick Hicks is the author of the science fiction novels Convergence, an Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award 2013 Quarter-Finalist, and Emergence. His work has appeared in several anthologies, and he has written for the websites Graphic Novel Reporter and Audiobook Reviewer. In between compulsively buying books and adding titles that he does not have time for to his Netflix queue, he is hard at work on his next story.

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Michael Patrick Hicks
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Published on
Feb 27, 2014
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Pages
368
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English
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Genres
Fiction / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Science Fiction / Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic
Fiction / Science Fiction / Cyberpunk
Fiction / Science Fiction / General
Fiction / Science Fiction / Hard Science Fiction
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