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Meet Jax Mercury…

Will leader Jax, from Rebecca Zanetti’s Scorpius Syndrome series, be your #EternalBookBoyfriend?


Name: Jax Mercury

Location: Plague-ridden L.A.

Profession: Ex-gang member and special ops, now leader of a group of survivors

Age: Mid-thirties

Height: Powerfully built

Body type: Scarred and muscled, everywhere

Hair: Dark and black

Eyes: Shadowed brown eyes

Dress sense: Practical – heavy boots, combat gear

In a nutshell:  A damaged legend of the streets, who leads the strong and protects the weak

Perfect match: An intelligent woman willing to fight for him and the existence of the world

Ideal date: Having a rest inside his own personal sanctuary, safe and surrounded by the people he cares for

Interests: Surviving. And potentially finding a cure for the plague

Random fact: Jax was inspired by the judge who sentenced him in his youth, who sent him philosophical literature to stretch his mind

Find him in: Rebecca Zanetti’s Scorpius Syndrome Series (Mercury Striking, Shadow Falling, Justice Syndrome)