Black Order - Sigma Force Author:James Rollins In Copenhagen . . . a suspicious bookstore fire propels Commander Gray Pierce on a relentless hunt across four continents—and into a terrifying mystery sur-rounding horrific experiments once performed in a now-abandoned laboratory buried in a hollowed-out mountain in Poland. In the mountains of Nepal . . . in a remote monastery, Buddhist... more » monks inexplicably turn to cannibalism and torture—while Painter Crowe, director of SIGMA Force, begins to show signs of the same baffling, mind-destroying malady . . . and Lisa Cummings, a dedicated American doctor, becomes the target of a brutal clandestine assassin. Now only Gray Pierce and SIGMA Force can save a world suddenly in terrible jeopardy. Because a new order is on the rise—an annihilating nightmare growing at the heart of the greatest mystery of all: the origin of life.« less
I do not understand the science behind this book, so what was going on to create a superior race was way over my head, but the plot and characters I could follow and that's what got me through this book. Let's say I liked it enough to finish it although I didn't really understand some of what was going on.