“The Meg”

The Meg movie art
(movie art from IMDB.com)

So I’ve been reading this book, Meg by Steve Alten.  It’s a fun read about a former Navy deep sea submersible pilot, Jonas Taylor, turned paleobiologist.  He was running missions in the Mariana Trench for the Navy with some scientists when their sub was attacked by a large creature Jonas assumed was a shark.  The scientists died in the incident, Jonas survived and was given a dishonorable discharge since the Navy didn’t believe that anything had attacked their sub, and Jonas was suffering from delusions due Continue reading →