Friday, November 16, 2012

Review: Resurrect

My apologies to those of you who have already read this review.  I had some inadvertent posting occur just prior to and after my surgery.  All previous comments remain.

To keep his burning F-18 from crashing into a heavily populated neighborhood, Navy Commander Josh Logan stays with the fighter until the very last moment . . . and ejects too late.  Critically injured, he is offered a choice.  He can die, or he can live, take on an entirely new identity, . . . and save mankind from a global disaster almost beyond imagining.  Josh chooses to live.  But, who has given him this second life?  Is it all just a delusion?  And, what can one man possibly do to save the world?

At first glance, you might think that David E. Stevens' Resurrect (Monarch Books, 2012) is a high octane action / thriller with tons of tech and suspense.  And, you would be half right.  Resurrect has got all the thrills you can handle.  But, it is also an unexpectedly philosophical book, exploring the nature of human knowledge and the limits of human understanding.  How much do we really know?  Is the amount of knowledge we possess a function of the amount of knowledge we can handle?  Fascinating questions!  If you like your action smart and thought-provoking, Resurrect is for you.


To celebrate the release of Resurrect, David E. Stevens, has teamed up with his publisher, Kregel Publications, for a Kindle Fire Giveaway and Facebook Author Chat Party {12/4}.

One "thrilling" winner will receive:
  • A Kindle Fire
  • Resurrect by David E. Stevens
Enter today by clicking one of the icons below. But hurry, the giveaway ends on December 3rd. Winner will be announced at the "Resurrect" Author Chat Facebook Party on 11/27. Connect with David, get a sneak peek of the next book in the Resurrect Trilogy, try your hand at the trivia contest, and win some great prizes - gift certificates, books and a Book Club Prize Pack to be won (10 copies for your book club or small group)!

So grab your copy of Resurrect and join David on the evening of the December 4th for a chance to connect with David and make some new friends. (If you haven't read the book - don't let that stop you from coming!)

Don't miss a moment of the fun, RSVP todayTell your friends via FACEBOOK or TWITTER and increase your chances of winning. Hope to see you on the 4th!


I received a complimentary copy of Resurrect to facilitate my review.  No other compensation was received.  For full disclosure, see the sidebar.


Brian Miller said...

huh, interesting blend...think i will add this to my list....chances are my FIL might even have it ready to read...

Adam said...

interesting plot summary

Sylvia K said...

Yep, going to have to add this one to my list, too!

G-Man said...

Sounds GREAT!!!
E-Mail me a synopses of the ending!

Secret Mom Thoughts said...

I could use a good action read.

Debbie said...

sounds like you really enjoyed it!! i am not a reader...i was happy to see you at my place today!!

Alice Audrey said...

I'll have to put this on my wish list. It's the combination of action and philosophy that keeps me going back to Science Fiction. This might be something else, but certainly fits the bill.

DWei said...

I'd love to read something other than a textbook for once but I don't have the time. :(

G-Man said...

Thanks for commenting on so many 55's today. I really appreciate you and your big heart.

Cloudia said...

Surgery?! No wonder we've missed you. Hope all is well, dear.

Happy Aloha Friday!
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Rajesh said...

Great stuff.

Fireblossom said...

A global disaster almost beyond imagining? You mean, he prevents Hostess from going bankrupt?