I also listened to this in Audio immediately after listening to Ancestor I believe. I recently obtained it from the local library and has once again got me craving more Sigler.
I listened to the podcast of Infected some months ago, when it was still titled Infection. I'm re-listening to it during my daily commute and I'm finally able to read it the good old fashioned way. I simply had to buy the actual book given all the fun I'd had by listening to the podcast.
I don't like horror really, but Sigler here strikes a good balance between technothriller (think Tom Clancy), hard science (think Michael Chricton) and some Stephen King. It's fun and thrilling, definitely a page turner if not exactly classic literature. But then again I read for for fun...
The 3rd re-reading is actually a re-listening of the free podcast you can find at podiobooks.com.
I would be high time that someone reprinted Earthcore and Ancestor, and brought The Rookie and Nocturnal to the presses......Continua