Extinction / Mark Alpert.
Author: Alpert, Mark, 1961-
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2013.
ISBN: 9781250021342 (hbk.)
Description: 373 p. ; 25 cm.
Subject: Computer hackers Fiction.
Defense information, Classified China Fiction.
Artificial intelligence Fiction.
Terrorism Prevention China Fiction.
Notes: "A thriller"--Jacket.
Summary: When a Chinese assassin shows up at Jim Pierce's lab looking for his daughter, he knows she's uncovered some serious secrets: a malevolent, artificial life form created by military scientists that threatens to destroy humanity.