Saturday, October 3, 2009

Synopsis of Steven Tremp's Thriller - Breakthrough

In a world where the Information Age is moving at breakneck speed, breakthroughs in areas of science that were once fodder for science fiction are now becoming a part of our everyday life.

A group of graduate students from Massachusetts Institute of Technology have stolen a breakthrough in opening and stabilizing Einstein-Rosen Bridges, or wormholes, as they are commonly known, that allows them to instantly transport people from one location to another. Their goal is to assassinate any powerful politician and executive controlling the world’s banking system that would use this technology for their own greedy gain rather than the advancement of mankind.

Meanwhile, in south Orange County, California, young Chase Manhattan, part of a new breed of modern-day discovery seekers, seeks to leave behind his life of danger and adventure and settle down as an associate professor of physics at University of California-Irvine. He also desires to build a lasting relationship with a beautiful girl he has not seen since high school.

But within days, he uncovers the diabolical scheme on the other side of the country and finds himself the one person who can prevent more murders from happening and ultimately destroy the technology. However, once the MIT group realizes Chase and his friends have the ability and motivation to not only take the breakthrough technology from them, but also thwart more killings, Chase soon finds himself in their crosshairs, the latest target on their list of assassinations.

As the death toll mounts, Chase and his friends must battle this group of ambitious graduate students from MIT on both coasts and in cyberspace in a desperate race to control or destroy this breakthrough that threatens to drastically change life as we know it.

Breakthrough, the first book in the Adventures of Chase Manhattan series, begins with a bang and offers the audience exciting, new, and diverse heroes and villains. The result is a fresh suspense thriller series integrating elements of greed, betrayal, passion, lust, unconditional love, coming of age, and hope. The action is swift, and there are numerous twists and turns that will keep the reader turning the pages and wanting more.


  1. I've read this book blurb before but it grabs me every time. Good job. Hey Stephen, don't know if I've mentioned this before, but that's a very good book cover. Did your pub house create it or did you have some or a lot to do with it?

    The Old Silly

  2. I like science fiction-the kind that you write as far as I can see from the book outline. I wish you every success!


  3. Sorry I couldn't leave more of a message. I enjoyed the post.

  4. Nicely done hosting job, Nancy.

    Stephen, you have an extremely interesting book. I wish you great success with it!



  5. Your book is so relevant for TODAY. People that are increasingly technology savy will welcome your fresh new plot. Good luck.

  6. Great synopsis of your book. I'm sure with all your promotional efforts your book will certainly be a success.


  7. Thanks all for stopping by. Marvin - my nephew did the dustcover. I love it.

  8. Because of Stephen I am learning so much about wormholes and I find the whole concept fascinating. I have a feeling this series is going to catch on big-time.