By David Leadbeater
A united kingdom no 1 BestSeller in mystery and Action/Adventure. ~ advised in case you love an escapist motion experience. studies "Original! interesting! Breathtaking. . .Leadbeater rather provides to the genre!" JOHN PAUL DAVIS, writer of The Templar schedule, a most sensible three united kingdom mystery. Did historical Gods like Odin and Zeus and Thor as soon as relatively exist? The time has come for a grand event choked 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 truly is believed that when the items are reunited they are going to express find out how 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 historical past 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 locations in the world, trying to find the very bones of the Gods with the spoils of victory being the complete international. Reader stories: "can't watch 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 packed with life!"
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Was once that worry she was once feeling? ahead of she might brood over it, a skinny determine collapsed out of the other facet of the chopper. A determine she famous immediately. Professor Parnevik! He limped alongside, before everything faltering, yet then exhibiting renewed selection and at last crawling, as bullets laced the air above his head, one in all them passing inside a hand’s width of his cranium. Parnevik ultimately inched shut sufficient for the SAS and Kennedy to tug him to safeguard. The Canadians, totally engaged in conflict, didn’t seem to become aware of. “Right,” stated Wells motioning to the home. “Let’s get this performed. ” * Drake helped haul the valkyries ahead as a few men fastened a small volume of explosives to the bars. They threaded a slender direction during the appalling indicates, attempting to not glance too heavily. one of many Delta men had come again from a morbid inspection a couple of minutes in the past to document a black coffin sitting on the rear of the room, its lid nailed close. The air of expectation had lasted a complete ten seconds. It took a soldier’s common sense to close it down. the fewer you recognize . . . no longer Drake’s good judgment anymore. yet even then he heavily didn’t need to know why an ex-Mafia boss might continue a black coffin in a private demonstrate room. He was once truly gratified whilst he flinched like a standard civilian because the bars have been blown aside. They moved ahead. Gunfire erupted from above. the 2 Delta guards clattered down the stairs, useless, choked with ragged holes. In one other moment, a dozen males armed with sub-machine weapons seemed on the most sensible of the stairs. Outflanked and outgunned, lined from a better vantage element, the remainder of the Delta group had had the tables became on them, and have been now susceptible. Drake inched towards a cupboard and its relative protection, attempting to not take into consideration the stupidity of having stuck like this, that it wouldn’t have occurred to the SAS, and trusting to success that those new enemies wouldn’t be silly adequate to shoot on the valkyries. there have been a number of moments of unrelieved pressure suffered in a stifling silence until eventually a determine got here down the stairs. A determine wearing white and donning a white masks. Drake famous him immediately. an analogous guy that had got the protect at the catwalk in York. the guy he’d visible in Uppsala. “I understand you,” he breathed to himself, then louder. “The bloody Germans are the following. ” the guy raised a . forty five and waved it round. “All of you, fools, drop your guns. ” An conceited voice. A voice that belonged to soft palms, its proprietor possessed of real-world energy, the type that’s written on paper and granted in members-only golf equipment. the type of guy that had no clue approximately actual toil and drudgery. The Delta males held their guns regular in menacing silence. back the guy shouted, his breeding retaining him blind to the chance. “Are you deaf? I acknowledged now! ” A Texan voice drawled, “Not occurring, motherfucker. ” “But . . . yet . . . ” the guy stammered in astonishment, then without notice ripped his masks off. “You will! ” Drake felt a hurry of shock as he well-known Abel Frey, the German clothier.