By David Leadbeater
A united kingdom number 1 BestSeller in mystery and Action/Adventure. ~ advised if you love an escapist motion event. stories "Original! interesting! Breathtaking. . .Leadbeater fairly provides to the genre!" JOHN PAUL DAVIS, writer of The Templar time table, a best three united kingdom mystery. Did historic Gods like Odin and Zeus and Thor as soon as fairly exist? The time has come for a grand event jam-packed with excessive pleasure and explosive motion. Matt Drake, a retired SAS officer, needs to resolve a secret older than time in his look for the 9 items of Odin. although scattered aeons in the past, it's believed that when the items are reunited they are going to express easy methods to the Tomb of the Gods- the best archaeological locate of all time. From a rocket assault at the Louvre to a conflict in a Swedish cavern, from a bold helicopter raid on New York's nationwide heritage Museum to an attack on a gangsters mansion in Hawaii, Matt Drake needs to locate the world's oldest treasure in a single of the wildest areas in the world, trying to find the very bones of the Gods with the spoils of victory being the complete global. Reader stories: "can't stay up for one other Matt Drake adventure!!" "Bond meets The Da Vinci code yet with larger stakes!" "if you're keen on Andy Mcdermott or Matthew Reilly, get this book." "Another gem of a unique from this creative writer." "this ebook is so choked with life!"
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All eyes flicked unavoidably to the large sarcophagus that stood underneath the carved mural. Drake’s mind's eye took carry. in the event that they regarded inside of could they locate the bones of a god? “We don’t have time! ” Dahl sounded annoyed and worn and stressed. “Let’s pass. we haven't any notion what percentage gods might be buried down right here. ” Parnevik picked up one of many goods, a glowing necklace. “We—and I suggest the archaeological and medical world—have identified approximately those loopy anomalous goods for centuries. you spot the extra technology advances the simpler we spot our prior errors. and a few we don’t prefer to admit. particularly those that may strength us to redefine our whole pondering, those that may problem all we all know approximately evolution. they're ‘ooparts’—out of position artefacts which were present in strata lengthy ahead of people have been believed to have existed. they just can’t be there. it truly is most unlikely. Any but they're. This . . . ” he unfold his palms huge. “This tomb, may perhaps shed extra mild on their lifestyles. It proves a few type of lifestyles existed prior to we proposal it did. ” Kennedy frowned at Drake, and seemed alongside the ledge because it disappeared into the blackness. “That’s a slightly slender, fragile song of rock we’re following. and that i guess my 401K the god count number ain’t only one or . ” “We can’t belief something now,” he stated. “Only one another. C’mon. The Germans are coming. ” They filed out of Mars’ burial chamber, everyone stealing a longing, backward look at its relative safeguard and incalculable importance. extra rumblings shook a far-flung cave and echoed round their very own. Drake regarded up, and fancied he may possibly see an analogous ledge some distance above him. Bollocks. This factor may perhaps finally end up and round all evening! at the plus aspect, there have been nonetheless no indicators of pursuit. probably Frey and Alicia and their gang have been having hassle becoming the safeguard down the access tube. Drake guessed that they had won a very good lead at the Germans, yet knew a few form of war of words was once inevitable. He simply was hoping they can neutralize the world-threat earlier than it occurred. A moment ledge seemed forward, and past it one other outstanding area of interest set again into the mountain. This one used to be embellished by means of rank upon rank of gold items, the facet partitions really gleaming with golden mild. “Incredible! ” Kennedy breathed. “I’ve by no means noticeable something like this. who's that? The god of treasure? ” Parnevik squinted on the rock carving that ruled an enormous sarcophagus. He shook his head for a second, frowning. “Wait, are these feathers? Is that god clothed in feathers? ” “Could be, Prof,” Ben used to be already having a look prior the area of interest and into the stretch of black evening that awaited them. “Does it topic? It’s now not Odin. ” Parnevik overlooked him. “Of direction it concerns. That’s Quetzalcoatl! The Aztec God! Which makes all this . . . ” he gestured on the shining partitions. “Aztec gold. ” Wells breathed, awestruck regardless of himself. “Fantastic. ” “This position . . . ” Kennedy used to be essentially hyperventilating, “is the best archaeological locate of all time. You get that? There’s not only one civilization’s deity the following, yet many.