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Spectra Paperback – June 27, 2011
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Living in King City, Ontario, Joanne spends her spare time fending off the nerd image by enjoying sports and attempting to keep her two teenagers and husband in line.
Joanne's combined passion for science and a fast paced read has led her to her final calling: to write the next generation of science fiction thrillers, which will leave readers on the edge of their seats and their minds spinning in amazement.
In memory of her father, a World War II veteran, Joanne is donating fifty percent of all her e-book royalties to Alzheimer's research.
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The battle lines have been drawn, and only two people can circumvent the genocide of an entire species, but they are willing to risk anything in order to end the violence. The quest for life takes a frightening turn as the line between genius and insanity blurs a little more. What must be lost in order for us to see? Our ability to perceive and to protect the sanctity of life is tested in Spectra, the latest novel from Joanne Elder. Elder, a native of Ontario, worked for several years as a professional engineer in the aeronautical industry. Thereafter, she worked in the field of nuclear research. She has published many technical papers in her time, but now she has a new passion: setting in motion the advent of the new generation of science fiction thrillers. Spectra is the result of Elder's love for both science and thrilling fictional works. The novel is fast-paced and captivating, an excellent book for any fan of classic or contemporary science fiction. If you enjoy thrillers with a strong foundation in science fiction, Spectra comes highly recommended.Read more ›
Only two people stand against them and face terrible odds as they attempt to untangle themselves from a web of lies that not only threatens their own lives but also threatens the future of humanity itself.
I'm sorry I'm being obscure, but you really need to read it for yourselves. First time author Joanne Elder brings the reader on an incredible adventure with characters you love and love to hate.
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In the old days of sci-fi, many of the subgenres were ill defined. The two basic genres, science fiction and fantasy, could often be found in the old magazines, but cyberpunk,... Read morePublished on April 9, 2012 by Steve Moore
A face-paced thriller full of suspense with a riveting storyline, Spectra is one of those books that will keep you reading late into the night. Read morePublished on April 3, 2012 by H Rider