The Eighth Day
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
“Frighteningly realistic. Most of Washington really works this way. Homeland Security had better read this one and take corrective action.”
— U.S. Ambassador Michael Skol
A chemical engineer sets in motion a horrendous explosion killing hundreds of commuters and himself.
Hollywood’s hottest sex symbol assassinates a sitting senator.
A grandmother stages a sophisticated attack on a train causing massive damage.
An airplane full of Silicon Valley’s brightest is blown up while refueling.
A series of deadly, unrelated events or the unlikely start of an insidious new terror network?
As Science Advisor to the President, William “Wild Bill” Hiccock is tasked with assembling a team to identify and stop the threat, whether homegrown or foreign. His team – a retired Navy admiral, a wise-guy computer hacker sprung from federal prison, and his ex-wife, a leading behavioral psychologist – must identify and destroy their elusive adversary who always seems to be a step ahead.
About the Author...
"Most of Washington really works this way. Homeland Security had better read this one and take corrective action.” That’s what US Ambassador Michael Skol said about The Eighth Day. Readers with lower security clearances have been equally enthusiastic. Crystal Book Reviews called The Hammer of God “the best this reviewer has read in a long time.” Avitabile writes stunningly realistic thrillers filled with tension, humor, great characters, and a seemingly limitless imagination.