The First Secret of Edwin Hoff – Free to read on PC

PLEASE NOTE: this book is free to read on your computer, but NOT free for Kindle and Nook. If your want to read it on your e-reader, you will have to purchase it.

To know that this character was inspired by a real person and real events gave the story that much more intrigue.

THE FIRST SECRET OF EDWIN HOFF is a Batman-meets-Bourne thriller about an elite commando living the unexpectedly public life of a billionaire tech entrepreneur. But when Edwin is called to stop a bio-attack planned to release from a 9/11 plane, he does what a Seal Team 6 fighter would do for his next act, and more. Under deep cover, he protects the world from terror while turning those he meets into heroes.

Edwin Hoff is a fictional character inspired by a real person: Danny Lewin was a Counter Terror Captain in Israel’s equivalent of Seal Team 6. He trained to rescue hostages and kill terrorists with his bare hands. Later he went to MIT for his masters in math and founded Akamai Technologies, becoming a billionaire overnight. On September 11, Danny boarded AA Flight 11 and went to visit customers in California. Amid the horrifying tragedy, Danny left behind this puzzle:

On September 10, he packed up his office. No one knows why.

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A.B. Bourne


I was born in New Haven, CT in 1968 and graduated from Hopkins Grammar School and Yale College, majoring in History, playing soccer, and making some of the best friends of my life. Now I write books and, ever bitten by the entrepreneurial bug, consult with technology start-ups. My husband and I live outside Boston with our kids, our 80-lb. dog Dash, and our tomatoes, which Dash likes to lure, trap, and ultimately, make confess.


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