Disclosure: A Novel

By Michael Crichton

From the writer of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes an electrifying mystery during which a surprising accusation of sexual harassment triggers a gripping mental online game of cat and mouse and threatens to derail a super career.
 
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“A clean and provocative story.”—People
 
An up-and-coming government on the laptop enterprise DigiCom, Tom Sanders is a guy whose company destiny is bound. yet after a closed-door assembly together with his new boss—a lady who's his former lover and has been promoted to the location he anticipated to have—Sanders reveals himself stuck in a nightmarish internet of deceit within which he is branded the villain.
 
As Sanders scrambles to shield himself, he uncovers an digital path into the company’s secrets—and starts off to know cynical and manipulative scheme has been devised to carry him down.
 
“Crichton writes fantastically. . . . the thrill rises with every one page.”—Chicago Tribune
 
“A heart-stop tale operating on numerous tracks right now. Disclosure is as much as [Crichton’s] traditional locomotive speed.”—The Boston Globe
 
“Expertly crafted, inventive and absorbing.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer

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Probably not. She definitely is aware she’s handsome, and he or she can play on that. yet her demeanour is … type of cool. She’s the Grace Kelly variety. ” “They say Grace Kelly was once very sexually energetic, that she had affairs with so much of her top males. ” “I wouldn’t recognize. ” “Uh-huh. What approximately Ms. Johnson, does she have affairs contained in the corporation? ” “I wouldn’t comprehend. I haven’t heard whatever. ” Fernandez flipped to a brand new web page on her pad. “All correct. and the way lengthy has she been your manager? Or is she your manager?

I feel he’d already heard a rumor. yet he took it good. ” Garvin acknowledged, “And the hot constitution? How did he reply? ” “He’s concerned,” Blackburn stated. “He expressed reservations. ” “Why? ” “He doesn’t suppose she has the technical services to run the department. ” Garvin snorted. “Technical services? That’s the final goddamn factor I care approximately. Technical services isn't a subject matter right here. ” “Of path now not. yet i feel there has been a few uneasiness at the own point. you recognize, they as soon as had a dating. ” “Yes,” Garvin acknowledged.

I want it have been varied. Please be at liberty to name me back in case you have any longer questions. ” She moved quickly out of the place of work, leaving him sitting there. After a second the assistant got here in. “Can I do whatever for you? ” “No,” Sanders acknowledged, shaking his head slowly. “No, i used to be simply leaving. ” within the automobile, using to the courthouse, Louise Fernandez stated Sanders’s tale to the 2 junior attorneys touring together with her. One legal professional, a girl, stated, “You don’t rather think him? ” “Who understands? ” Fernandez stated.

Eleanor is particularly powerfuble and extremely conservative. She’d by no means have allowed the tale within the first position, and may by no means have thought of it now, if she didn’t position loads of reliance on Connie’s resource. ” “Meaning? ” “I’m lovely yes i do know who gave her the story,” Fernandez acknowledged. She was once dialing back. “Who? ” Sanders stated. “Right now, the key is Meredith Johnson. We’ve received to rfile the development, to illustrate that she has pressured staff earlier than. in some way we’ve obtained to wreck this impasse with Conrad desktop.

How do you know it used to be me? ” Dorfman snorted. “It has to be magic. What do you think that? Magic? ” His voice used to be sarcastic. “Thomas: i will see you. ” “How? you have got eyes at the back of your head? ” “No, Thomas. i've got a mirrored image in entrance of my head. I see you within the glass, in fact. jogging together with your head down, like a defeated putz. ” Dorfman snorted back, after which wheeled his chair round. His eyes have been vivid, extreme, mocking. “You have been the sort of promising guy. And now you're striking your head? ” Sanders wasn’t within the temper.

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