Jimmy Coates seems like an ordinary boy‚ but he's not. He's genetically engineered to grow into the perfect government assassin. Speed‚ strength and deadly instinct - it's all in the blood. He has to fight not to kill‚ while his government fights to kill him.
Jimmy Coates can only trust one man to bring the country back from the brink of chaos. When that man disappears‚ Jimmy must battle the shadow of corruption. But the shadows are darker than they seem‚ and the darkness reaches further than Jimmy could ever imagine.