By Lee Goldberg, William Rabkin, James Reasoner
Matt Cahill was once a regular guy best an easy existence until eventually a stunning twist of fate replaced every thing. Now he can see a nightmarish netherworld that exists inside of our personal. Now he's on a deadly quest for the solutions to who he's and what he has become...and engaged in an epic conflict to avoid wasting us, and his soul, from the clutches of natural evil.Matt indicators on as a laborer for a bunch of archeologists and graduate scholars unearthing local American ruins in a desolate nook of latest Mexico. however the dig atop a blood-red mesa uncovers greater than artifacts, awakening an historic evil with an insatiable starvation for human flesh. Now Matt, armed merely along with his trusty ax, needs to safeguard a handful of terrified innocents from approaching slaughter...and conflict a horror so robust, it as soon as burnt up a complete civilization... and will do it back.
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The open space felt wonderful. He squinted out at the lush green valley rising to snowcapped peaks all around them. I’m dreaming, he told himself. Any minute now I’ll be waking up. “Welcome to Switzerland,” the pilot said, yelling over the roar of the X-33’s misted-fuel HEDM engines winding down behind them. Langdon checked his watch. M. “You just crossed six time zones,” the pilot offered. M. ” Langdon reset his watch. ” He rubbed his stomach. ” The pilot nodded. “Altitude sickness. We were at sixty thousand feet.
Langdon swallowed hard and waited. He felt the plane start taxiing. Piped-in country music began playing quietly overhead. A phone on the wall beside him beeped twice. Langdon lifted the receiver. ” “Comfortable, Mr. ” “Just relax. ” Langdon asked, realizing he had no idea where he was headed. “Geneva,” the pilot replied, revving the engines. ” “Geneva,” Langdon repeated, feeling a little better. “Upstate New York. I’ve actually got family near Seneca Lake. ” The pilot laughed. “Not Geneva, New York, Mr.
The next day, newspapers around the globe carried the same headline. The killer became a believer. Now, fifteen days later, the killer’s faith had solidified beyond the shadow of a doubt. The brotherhood endures, he thought. Tonight they will surface to reveal their power. As he made his way through the streets, his black eyes gleamed with foreboding. One of the most covert and feared fraternities ever to walk the earth had called on him for service. They have chosen wisely, he thought. His reputation for secrecy was exceeded only by that of his deadliness.