The world hurtles toward a chilling future through a new technology…
Lisa’s kidnapping from her college campus is brutal and merciless. Betrayed by the man she thought loved her and alone now in a cell, she has no idea it isn’t her money they are after…until she’s thrust into the midst of a cruel surgery. It’s then she realizes her terror is only beginning.
The brilliant, beautiful, and horridly twisted Dr. Xavier Lyon personally supervises the extraction of Lisa’s brain for a purpose that only future generations will fully comprehend. The secret corporation Lyon heads is about to use portions of Lisa’s brain to create a technology so universally therapeutic that no human will be able to resist its power…or, at least, be left alive if they choose to resist.
But not all are fooled by the lure of C.O.B.R.A.
(COmputer BRAin Interface). Jerry, an emotionally frail computer genius who
is troubled by the ethics involved, teams up with financial consultant Edward
Calais and his wife, Jane, an astute lawyer, to combat the unholy unfolding. But
will they—and Lisa—be able to stop C.O.B.R.A. before it becomes a reality in
A heart-stopping suspense thriller about the hijacking of the human soul by computerized brain implantation.
Richard Wunderlich, who holds a degree in science education from the University of Victoria, B.C., is a science and mathematics consultant and a program author for McGraw Hill Ryerson, Pacific Educational Press, and Addison Wesley.