The Shiva Objective [NOOK Book]

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In this prequel to THE PHAROS OBJECTIVE, and a homage to the classic Richard Connell story, 'The Most Dangerous Game', gifted psychic and assassin Nina Osseni finds herself the objective of a very special hunt. Set in the exotic city of Agra, India against the backdrop of the legendary Taj Mahal, she must outwit the world's greatest hunters who are seeking the ultimate challenge that she represents. Combining fascinating history, modern thrills and as always - intriguing ancient mysteries, The Shiva Objective is ...
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The Shiva Objective

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Overview

In this prequel to THE PHAROS OBJECTIVE, and a homage to the classic Richard Connell story, 'The Most Dangerous Game', gifted psychic and assassin Nina Osseni finds herself the objective of a very special hunt. Set in the exotic city of Agra, India against the backdrop of the legendary Taj Mahal, she must outwit the world's greatest hunters who are seeking the ultimate challenge that she represents. Combining fascinating history, modern thrills and as always - intriguing ancient mysteries, The Shiva Objective is a must-read for fans of the series, or as just a standalone read.

*Note - it is a short story (about 40 pages), and not a novel.

This story originally appeared in THE GAME anthology from 7RealmsPublishing (2011), which includes many other stories inspired by the classic Connell tale.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015554458
  • Publisher: Dark Minion Press
  • Publication date: 7/19/2012
  • Series: The Morpheus Initiative , #0
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 221,174
  • File size: 175 KB

Meet the Author

David Sakmyster is an award-winning author and screenwriter who dwells in and occasionally ventures from upstate NY. His published stories and novels cross a range of genres and include: the horrifying Crescent Lake, the historical epic, Silver and Gold, and The Morpheus Initiative - a series about psychic archaeologists (including The Pharos Objective, The Mongol Objective and The Cydonia Objective). He’s co-writing a thrilling series about Near Death Experiences called The Lazarus Initiative, and coming this fall is a smart supernatural thriller entitled, Blindspots. His screenplay, Nightwatchers, has been optioned, and he’s currently writing another screenplay to begin filming in early 2013.

Visit him at www.sakmyster.com, https://twitter.com/DavidSakmyster, and http://www.facebook.com/dave.sakmyster
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  • Posted February 19, 2013

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    A thrilling short story that prequels the brilliant Morpheus Obj

    A thrilling short story that prequels the brilliant Morpheus Objective series.
    This tale sees Nina, one of the central characters in the series, go up against a ruthless tycoon and his insane game.
    The race is on for Nina - can she survive on the streets of Agra long enough to win her freedom and end the threat?

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