Oil is killing more than our Earth’s ecology . . .
Penance and Prey is a thriller about Julia Macintyre, a brilliant ecologist who’s often dreamt about saving the planet. She is snared in the same deadly web of corporate espionage and global politics she believes behind her father’s mysterious death. Jack Macintyre’s secret prototype could eliminate dependency on fossil fuels, but oil-bloc contracts control international economics. Fighting over them is what caused World War II.
Now the earth is on the brink, global economics are at stake, and the oil-bloc contracts up for renewal.
Jack’s only true ally, Crown Prince Tayib Fahd Khalid, returns to the US with the miraculous Macintyre machine and Jack’s plan to eliminate the threat of World War III while restoring the planet’s ecological balance. He and Julia must deliver the prototype to the UN at the International Trades Committee Summit being held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
But will ENCROWN, the bankrupt energies technology corporations and their hired mercenaries find the blueprints and destroy the prototype before Julia and the prince see her father’s plans through?
How far will Vice President Colby go to stop Julia and the prince . . . and anyone else who stands between him and his desire to rule the world?
After all she’s been through, can Julia really believe in happily ever after . . . dare to fall in love with a prince?