The Truth Effect
The Truth Effect

The Truth Effect

In a near-future, when the Truth Laws require all news outlets to publish accurate information, discredited journalist Kelly Blackwell works to uncover the truth behind the arrest of her mentor, but in her clandestine investigation she discovers a wide ranging government AI surveillance program, throwing her into a deadly cat-and-mouse game with people in the highest powers of government.

A Government on a Mission
2030. England. The Truth Laws are about to take effect.

All news outlets must publish only verifiable information or face consequences.
She investigates
Discredited journalist Kelly Blackwell receives classified information that could expose corruption in the ranks of the Elite Squad, enforcers of the Truth Laws.
They Keep Watch
Shadowy figures surveil her every move. The Elite Squad exerts its power and piles on the pressure to get the Kelly to back off.
She Discovers
The stress erodes Kelly’s belief in herself and in what she’s doing. Finding the truth gives her hope and the will the carry on. Only, she finds that the story is far bigger than she ever imagined.

The Hunt for the Truth Has Just Begun

And now for something completely different….

…This story is frighteningly believable. Mass surveillance is already a reality as is the increasing use of facial recognition software,… Read more “And now for something completely different….”

Goodreads Reviewer

Prairies Book Review

Un-put-downable…suspenseful, winding storyline while delving into themes of courage, perseverance, duty, greed, and control.

GoodReads Review

A true thought-provoking thriller of a ride….a real insight into just what might be loitering around the corner.

Readers Favorite

The Truth Effect (Rising World) deserves to be the dystopian novel of the year.

Vincent Dublado

The Truth Effect is Book One of the Rising World Series.