By Dean Crawford
IT’S the most important DISCOVERY IN background . . . yet THERE are a few things guy used to be by no means intended TO KNOW.
When archaeologist Lucy Morgan uncovers a seven-thousand-year-old tomb protecting is still alien to our international, she realizes she has stumbled upon anything important—something with the aptitude to rewrite heritage. yet ahead of Lucy can retrieve the is still, she’s kidnapped.
A former struggle correspondent in Iraq and Afghanistan, Ethan Warner has noticeable a lot motion within the line of fireplace. Now again domestic in Chicago, he’s hoping to eventually choose up the items of his damaged lifestyles and start to guide a extra basic life. but if referred to as upon via Lucy’s family members to assist locate her, he is aware he can't allow them to down. in particular due to the fact that he understands firsthand what it’s wish to have a friend pass lacking.
Meanwhile, in Washington, D.C., detectives Nicola Lopez and Lucas Tyrell are referred to as to an deserted construction to try a potential murder. What in the beginning look seems to be the our bodies of overdose sufferers in a crack den is as a substitute whatever extra sinister. How is it attainable that those emaciated, bare bodies—rotting within the sweltering warmth of August—show indicators of hypothermia?
Working independently, Ethan and the detectives every one become aware of shadowy company could have anything to do with Lucy’s disappearance and the mysterious our bodies. And Ethan quickly realizes that it’s not only Lucy’s existence that’s at stake however the destiny of the area, and he needs to danger every little thing to prevent these keen to change the process background, earlier than it’s too overdue.
In the culture of books by means of Michael Crichton and James Rollins, Covenant combines technological know-how, suspense, and creative hypothesis to create an action-packed blockbuster to not be missed.
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