“Sam uses everything from seduction to Glocks to survive as this book sizzles in your hands. Get ready for a wild ride.” — Jeffrey Hammerhead Philips, Author
When Russia, China, North Korea, and Iran threaten America and the UK in a deadly race to secure advanced scientific data deep below the ocean’s surface, airline pilot Samantha Starr lands in the center of the crisis. Captain Starr’s unique knowledge of Atlantean weapons and systems is crucial if the crew on the USS Leviathan is to succeed against overwhelming odds.
The international crisis heats to a boil when Sam’s charter flight goes missing over a remote part of the South American jungle. When a Special Forces team that includes Sam’s Scottish boyfriend and her SEAL brother is sent to find her, the team discovers an underground city with a terrifying secret.
Now, as the US goes to DEFCON 1, and WW III looms, Sam must free herself from an evil adversary in time to avert a global catastrophe.
Publisher’s Note: As a retired airline pilot with U.S. Airways, S.L. Menear brings unparalleled realism and authenticity to this action-packed thriller with fantasy elements. Written without vulgarity and explicit sexual content, this thrill-a-minute adventure can be enjoyed by readers of all ages and persuasions.
“Menear’s expertise shines in Stranded—the details of flying and aircraft, historic or otherwise, makes this impressive adventure immersive. Samantha Starr is a worthy heroine for all to get hooked on.” — Michael L. Joy, Sleuth Fest Co-Chair and Professor of English at Florida Southwestern State College
“Stranded will have you struggling to catch your breath.” — Dallas Gorham, Author of the Carlos McCrary Private Investigator Mystery Thriller Series