Nu Runner

Quick Facts

Nu Runner
TypeYoung Adult Novel
GenreScience Fiction / Thriller
SettingNear Future Earth
Published ByAlto Books (Now available as e-book. RRP $4.95)


Have you ever sat down to watch your favorite movie and wished you could forget you’d ever seen it, just so you could experience seeing it for the first time again? The scientists at NewComm Technology did and they created a neural controller to do just that – the “NuRunner” Neural Monitor.

But an invention that tinkers with the workings of the brain is not something to be taken lightly. The potential for neural damage or memory loss is minuscule, but ever present. Knowing the risks that have been tested for in the genuine article, a person would have to be insane to use a black market knock-off, reverse engineered from the real thing. Why would they risk hurting themselves for the thrill of something already experienced?

Perhaps if I ever remember who I am, I might be able to answer that question.

In the five minutes since I woke up, I’ve seen one man murdered and those same hired guns come hunting for me. So here I am, on the run with no idea who I am, what I’ve done or what these killers want from me. Somehow I need to stay alive and try to find out what is going on before living is no longer a problem.

I don’t even know what my name is …