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Hallock Public Library BOOK-ON-CD PRE (Text) 35500006349086 New Checked out 04/15/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 1549142275
  • ISBN: 9781549142277
  • ISBN: 1549162306
  • ISBN: 9781549162305
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
    sound disc
  • Edition: Unabridged editon.
  • Publisher: New York : Hachette Book Group, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from disc label.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Cynthia Farrell.
Summary, etc.: A mummified corpse, over half a century old, is found in the cellar of an abandoned building in a remote New Mexico ghost town. Junior FBI Agent Corrie Swanson needs to ID the body, and determine cause of death. When archaeologist Nora Kelly lends her expertise to the investigation, they uncover that the deceased died in a fetal position, skin coming off in sheets, a rictus of horror frozen on his face. And hidden on the corpse is a sixteenth century Spanish gold cross of immense value. When they at last identify the body, and the bizarre cause of death, Corrie and Nora open a door into a terrifying, secret world of ancient treasure and modern obsession: a world centered on arguably the most defining, frightening, and transformative moment in American history. --
Author Notes

The thrillers of Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child "stand head and shoulders above their rivals" (Publishers Weekly). Preston and Child's Relic and The Cabinet of Curiosities were chosen by readers in a National Public Radio poll as being among the one hundred greatest thrillers ever written, and Relic was made into a number-one box office hit movie. They are coauthors of the famed Pendergast series and their recent novels include Crooked River, Old Bones, Verses for the Dead, and City of Endless Night.


In addition to his novels, Douglas Preston writes about archaeology for The New Yorker and National Geographic magazines. Lincoln Child is a Florida resident and former book editor who has published seven novels of his own, including bestsellers such as Full Wolf Moon and Deep Storm.
Readers can sign up for The Pendergast File, a monthly "strangely entertaining note" from the authors, at their website, www.PrestonChild.com. The authors welcome visitors to their alarmingly active Facebook page, where they post regularly.

Subject: New Mexico Fiction
Murder Investigation Fiction
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) Fiction
Museum curators Fiction
Government investigators Fiction
Mummies Fiction
Women archaeologists Fiction
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation Officials and employees Fiction
Kelly, Nora (Fictitious character) Fiction
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction.
Audiobooks.
Suspense fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Topic Heading: Audiobooks, Unabridged.
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