[Resensi Buku] Deception Point

 

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Judul Buku : Deception Point

Penulis : Dan Brown

Penerbit : Pocket Books

Tahun : Desember 2002

Jumlah Halaman : 558 hlm.

A shocking scientific discovery.

A conspiracy of staggering brilliance.

A thriller unlike any you’ve ever read…

DECEPTION POINT

When a NASA satellite discovers an astonishingly rare object buried deep in the Arctic ice, the floundering space agency proclaims a much-needed victory-a victory with profound implications for NASA policy and the impending presidential election. To verify the authenticity of the find, the White House calls upon the skills of intelligence analyst Rachel Sexton. Accompanied by a team of experts, including the charismatic scholar Michael Tolland, Rachel travels to the Arctic and uncovers the unthinkable: evidence of scientific trickery-a bold deception that threatens to plunge the world into controversy. But before she can warn the President, Rachel and Michael are ambushed by a deadly team of assassins. Fleeing for their lives across a desolate and lethal landscape, their only hope for survival is to discover who is behind this masterful plot. The truth, they will learn, is the most shocking deception of all.

“An excellent thriller. A big yet believable story unfolding at breakneck pace, with convincing settings and just the right blend of likeable and hateful characters. A finely polished amalgam of action and intrigue.” – Publishers Weekly

AWAS SPOILER!

Tulisan Dan Brown ini memang cukup khas, ya. Setelah membaca buku Angels and Demons, saya merasa buku Deception Point ini tipenya bisa ditebak, yaitu memiliki tokoh utama protagonis laki-laki dan perempuan berpenampilan menarik, juga cerdas, yang kemudian saling tertarik satu sama lain di penghujung cerita. Sayangnya, kedekatan tokoh utama protagonis di novel ini yaitu Rachel Sexton dan Michael Tolland terasa dipaksakan sebagai bumbu. Lanjutkan membaca [Resensi Buku] Deception Point