1st Case Author:James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts Genius programmer Angela Hoot has always been at the top of her class, but now she's at the bottom of the FBI food chain—until her first case threatens everyone around her. — Angela's graduate school days at MIT come to an abrupt end when she uses her hacking skills on another student's computer. Yet her mentor, Ev... more »e Abajian, arranges a new beginning for her—as an intern in FBI's Boston field office. Her new supervisor, Assistant Special Agent in Charge William Keats, one of only two agents in the Northeast to make his rank before the age of thirty, sees in Angela a fellow prodigy. But Angela's skills come with a natural curiosity, which is also a dangerous liability.
With little training, Angela is quickly plunged into a tough case: tracking murderous brothers who go by the Poet and the Engineer. When Keats tells her to "watch and listen," Angela's mind kicks into overdrive. The obsessive thinking that earned her As on campus can prove fatal in the field.« less
I'm not sure what age group this is written for as it seems to be a little juvenile at times, the 'pet' names of 'pooh' and 'piglet' just made me want to puke, I just don't think friends in their 20's talk like that and if they do then they need to grow up!
The story revolves around computer/hackers, at times it was a little over my head but I pushed through, there are a lot of pages that have 'messages' that just take up about 3-5 pages because the spacing is so big and I didn't think that was necessary and I skipped over that
Patterson needs to take more control over what his co-writers are doing