Book: The Gift by Dave Donovan
categories: Book, Aliens, First Contact, Nanotech, Military, Technology, Invasion, Free Will, Science Fiction
Dave Donovan about this book: Three years ago, a failed attempt to save his kidnapped family left Intelligence Officer Sam Steele physically disfigured and emotionally broken. Once a proud husband, father, and soldier, he struggles to find meaning in each day until a visitor from an exterminated alien race enters his life and offers him an extraordinary gift. Sam accepts the gift and learns that he's the first to do so, an honor that brings with it grave responsibilities. To save humanity he must defy the government of the nation he swore to defend and put the lives of everyone he loves in danger.
The Gifts bring terrifying news. There is a battle going on among the stars and life-forms like humans are losing. The Gifts offer assistance, but it comes with a price. Sam believes that price is worth paying. Colonel Eric Web disagrees, and he will do whatever it takes to stop him. Should Sam trust his gift or are his actions being guided by it in ways he doesn't realize?
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