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Publisher's Summary

The next explosive book in the international best-selling Crucible series. A must-listen for science fiction and horror fans alike, Apex is a run-away freight train of action and terror!

He's driven by revenge. But soon he'll be fighting for his life.

As former Marine Raider Max Ahlgren continues the hunt for his family's killers and tracks down leads in Washington, DC, a face from the past emerges with the information Max needs to continue his quest for vengeance. There's just one catch - he must first agree to a high-stakes mission to help locate and rescue a powerful Senator's son. The clues lead Max to an alluring reporter and a mysterious organization providing one-of-a-kind trophy hunts on a remote island off the coast of South America. There, Max comes face-to-face with a threat that can dethrone man from the top of the evolutionary pyramid. Fighting a dangerous web of deceit through a deadly jungle hell, Max unearths a secret that changes everything he thought he knew about his past. And his future....

The world's most dangerous man becomes the world's most dangerous prey.

Apex is the third standalone book in the gripping Crucible military thriller series. If you like hardcore action, unflinching heroes, and dark sci-fi twists, then you'll love this riveting pause-register.

Pick up your copy of Apex and get in the fight today!

©2019 Ryan W. Aslesen (P)2019 Podium Publishing

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Why does sex have to be in EVERYTHING?

For once, I'd like to be able to listen to a good book without listening to hard-core porn!

This is a book about a guy trying to avenge his family, that has to build a team in order to go on a mission in exchange for a lead, sex, taking on genetically modified dinosaurs. He kills a bunch of bad guys, uncovers yet another sick government cover up, and then finds out that one of his team has more backstory than he thought. Why this needs a sex scene and innuendo throughout, is beyond me.

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Hurry up with the next book Aslesen!

Great read! Action backed and alive with detail. Great cliff hanger. Can't wait for more!

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Good Book But

I enjoyed the book but I miss the alien story. The Nazis and dinosaur side was not as good as I would have thought.

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poorly written

These books are written as if a 12 year old ,playing soldier, would write. Very adolescent and disjointed! However, if it were written better it would be a good story.

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never fails

Aliens, zombies, reptilians. Ryan Aslesen never misses. manages to mix up military accuracy with crazy scenarios and tons of action.

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another good one

well done my man this a very interesting book started out slow but it did build up nicely

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story not as good this time around

this is the 3 book in the series and so was the worst. its still worth a listen but too short as well. ill check out the next one anyway.

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After listening to the first and 2nd book I was looking forward to another good listen but this one was horrible.

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i love the series BUT...

The story jumps around alot the first two books were about Aliens and the research done on them now its just dinosaurs brought to life kinda and a nazi experiment but otherwise max is a bad mother F'er

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Yesss! I love books like this!

This books reminds me of The Dragon Factory in the Joe Ledger series, i love love LOVE these science experiment books, and this book was no different! I havent read one that dealt with these kinds of test subjects before, so it was very interesting to me!

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  • 08-10-20

Haven't finished it

Really enjoyed the 1st book like honestly would recommend to anyone a real joy. Hadme dying to find out what where how ect the 2nd was a great adjustment to the first book.

This one I just couldn't/can't get into it. So much so I couldn't continue listening. I may go back and force myself to make it to the end now the 4th book is out,

I will amend this review if it somehow changes my mind

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  • 01-28-20

Vocabulary

The story was fine, but I just don’t know why the author really went overboard with the swearing? It was a bit over the top, and I’m an ex-sailor!

It just need to be so prolific through the story.

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