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About Brendan

Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina, I attended the public school system as a proud Myers Park Eagle, Carmel Cougar and South Meck Sabre. I had many great teachers along the way, to whom I owe eternal thanks. Then I packed up and headed to Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC. When they finally handed me a degree — a B.A. in History, the most practical of all undergraduate studies — I moved to DC, and three fun years later, enrolled at The George Washington…


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The Virals Series

New York Times Best-selling Author

★ "[A] stuffed tome with a turning wheel of power structures that endlessly entertains ... [t]he author crafts a heck of a page-turner, chronicling Min's and Noah's emotional and physical journeys, alternating between their perspectives each chapter. Violence, tactics, and politics crackle through the novel...A sequel looms, but readers will be thoroughly satisfied with this entry's contents. A cracking good yarn and excellent sequel."—Kirkus Reviews (GENESIS starred review)

★ "Hooked readers will be tapping their fingers waiting for the sequel.”—Kirkus Reviews (NEMESIS starred review)

★ "There are many overworked adjectives for action books: page-turner, fast-paced, intense. For this book, multiply all of them. Reichs truly keeps readers guessing throughout, with twists on early every page.”—Booklist (NEMESIS starred review)