“Gripping a first-rate nail biter.”. —Tampa Tribune. James Rollins—the author of. Amazonia by James Rollins – book cover, description, publication history. The use of mass market originals as a farm team for hardcovers has lost popularity, but still works occasionally, as with Rollins, whose three.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This article is about the American author. Amazon, a Fortune company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Novels by James Rollins. SIGMA sends operatives to look into both cases, but does not realize these events may amaaonia connected.
The magi brought gold, frankincenseand myrrh to the Amaxonia child; their bones may bring destruction to the world, if they are allowed to remain in the hands of the thieves who stole them, for these bones may aamzonia be bones at all. To view it, click here. When the goddess Meeryn is murdered the peace is shattered, and Tylar de Noche — a defrocked knight who, as sole witness, is now sole suspect — must find the killer and prove himself innocent. Two years ago he was thought lost in the Sudanese desert during a search for proof of the ten plagues of Moses.
Amazonia by James Rollins
If you need sleep, don’t start one of his books, as it’s very hard to put them down once started. I tried searching for indigenous views on the book, but couldn’t find anything through Google. Solar flares have triggered a series of gargantuan natural disasters. Something in or on the body is causing the plague, which adds finding a cure for it jamrs the mission of our search party.
The dangers are numerous, from monstrous caimans, head-shrinking shamans, man-eating locusts, to double-crossing humans working for morally amasonia, greedy pharmaceutical corporations.
Another awesome book by James Rollins who really knows how to churn out quality page turners. Contentious material about living persons rollisn is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediatelyespecially if potentially libelous or harmful. The professor’s autopsy reveals someone had started mummifying his body while he was still alive.
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His characters are often found eloquently speaking about the dangers of cutting down the rain forest, how many species are lost, and the loss of research material that could potentially alleviate current or future diseases of mankind. But, he has come out amazonai both of his arm although he had gone in with only one!
Jul 07, Danny Tyran rated it liked it Shelves: Besides continuing the storyline, it will discover jamss more about Laurelle, her past, and her perilous journey to a god hidden in the heart of a volcano.
This is my first Rollins and I have to say this Left without any leads, Gray and his team turn to a brilliant neurologist to get answers from the only witness, the comatose Kat. Sometimes a story is better when there is less of it. I’m still contemplating whether I should give it 1 jamez 2 stars. Nathan Rand is this novel’s “Dirk Pitt,” an intrepid scientist who sets out on an expedition to discover how a former soldier makes it out of the Amazon covered up in cancer yet, miraculously, has regrown a limb.
I’ve wanted to read something by James Rollins but wasn’t certain that this was amazoniq first I should try. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine D. The action never relents.
jajes Jan 17, Sarah rated it really liked it. Rollins definitely uses some literary license in pursuit of an interesting story, for sure. Even the cure jamea was utterly boring for me. Aug 29, David rated it it was ok Shelves: But rarely comes novels like Amazonia which focuses on the raw nature and its horror! Don’t worry if you don’t know much science though because it’s all explained really well as you’re reading. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
It was an interesting read unlike most of the other books I read.
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But the nightmare that is awaiting Nate and his team of scientists and seasoned U. Each shares a puzzling, hideous disfigurement, but otherwise no other obvious connection.
This is old-fashioned, rugged adventure in the tradition of Haggard and Crichton, told with energy, excitement and a sense of fun. Teamed with Kowalski and a trio of native Hawaiians, the pair must uncover the perpetrators and bring them to justice as Kat, Monk and the newly appointed Librarian of Congress Elena Delgado follow a trail of clues left across Europe by James Smithsonthe mysterious founder of the Smithsonian Institution, to discover a possible way to contain the outbreak.
My only qualms was a somewhat rushed ending. Amazonia is the perfect cross between a high action horror-thriller and a smooth science fiction adventure tale. The Best Books of Said soldier was the sole survivor of an expedition to the Amazon whose members also included Rand’s father, who never returned to civilization.
The novel deals with the quest for immortalityand with nanotechnology and microengineering. I am going to read every single James Rollins book in existence! Unable to comprehend this inexplicable event, the United States CIA establishes a special team to return to this impenetrable secret world of unforeseen perils and to follow the dead man’s trail.
Jackie Chan’s 10 Best Films. They were fun, action packed, interesting, and just on the verge of fantasy The Rand scientific expedition entered the lush wilderness of the Amazon and never returned.
Slogging hither and yon for scraps of clues, the three begin to suspect that the supposedly pacific gods are in fact engaged in an ongoing struggle for power and control. Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr. God-Sword will finish the first trilogy.
The priest attempts to bring aid and comfort to the man, but the village shaman refuses to let anyone help because of the strange design on the man’s chest.