Area 7 by Matthew Reilly
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books, 2002
Flat Signed! Hardcover first edition / first printing. Fine book in fine jacket, not price clipped, Signed on the title page and is author's signature only. Minimum scuffing and edge wear. No real flaws but book seems aged. A couple of pages are creased from some idiot having dog-eared them. No writing or marks Comes with Certificate of Authenticity for author's signature.
Price in US $ 41.40
Summary: It is America's most secret base, hidden deep in the Utah desert, an Air Force installation known only as Area 7.And today, it has a visitor - the President of the United States.He has come to inspect Area 7, to examine its secrets for himself.But he's going to get more than he bargained for on this trip.Because hostile forces are waiting inside.Among the President's helicopter crew, however, is a young Marine.He is quiet, enigmatic, and he hides his eyes behind a pair of silver sunglasses.His name is Schofield.Call-sign: Scarecrow.Rumor has it, he's a good man in a storm.Judging by what the President has just walked into, he'd better be...Matthew Reilly dazzled the world with his electrifying thrillers ICE STATION and TEMPLE.And now, Shane "Scarecrow" Schofield returns with his most harrowing and explosive adventure yet.AUTHORBIO: MATTHEW REILLY was born in 1974 and studied law at the University of New South Wales.At 26, he has written three novels, several screenplays, and has had several magazine articles published.In 1999, he sold the film rights to his first novel, the action-packed sci-fi extravaganza, Contest.He lives in Sydney, Australia.