Accolades for The Florentine Deception
"The author’s novel boasts equal servings of excitement, suspense and humor... [He] Tackles multiple genres—thriller, action, comedy—and champions each one with panache."
-- Kirkus Reviews
"I truly believe that curious InfoSec professionals will find The Florentine Deception fun and informative, making it a logical addition to the Cybersecurity Canon."
-- Jon Oltsik, Cybersecurity Canon committee member, Senior Principal Analyst, ESG
"An enjoyable adventure-type story with an interesting plot, lots of action and some nice humor... you do not need a profound knowledge of computer science to follow the story."
-- Audiobookreviewer.com (4.5/5 Stars for the Audible version)
"The narration was done by Nick Podehl, and holy crap does he kill it... Overall, a wonderful technothriller that was full of twists and turns that had me begging for more."
-- briansbookblog.com (5/5 Stars for the Audible version)
"A combination of up-to-the-minute computer hacking and hard-hitting action make The Florentine Deception a grippingly plausible tale of modern cyber-terrorism."
-- Neil Rubenking, Lead Security Analyst, PC Magazine
"Finally, a Techno Thriller that gets the details right!"
-- Mikko Hypponen, international computer security expert
“The Florentine Deception is a gripping and well-paced thriller where, for a change, the “science bit” is actually credible – a great read.“
-- John Hawes, Virus Bulletin
"...has a writing style that will leave readers hanging at the end of every chapter, daring you to try to put it down."
"It is a great read, a real thriller.”
-- Stephen Northcutt, Former CEO, SANS Institute