By Alex Archer, Victor Milán
Enlisted via the Japan Buddhist Federation to catalog a couple of old shrines dotted throughout Nepal, archaeologist Annja Creed is venerated to aid. Political violence has triggered the Federation to guard holy websites from desecration and vandalism, and Annja is their final desire to correctly preserve those websites. the place there's vandalism, there's plundering, and native police quickly turn into suspicious of Annja's presence. yet she is extra focused on the antiques smugglers and Maoist guerrillas attempting to kill her. while she needs to trek excessive up within the Himalayas to guard a sacred golden Buddha statue from falling into the arms of her pursuers, she's instructed that where is cursed--and guarded via demons. And Annja has no selection yet to stand her demons.
Read or Download Seeker's Curse (Rogue Angel, Book 19) PDF
Best Adventure books
A mass-market paperback variation of the pony and His Boy, ebook 3 within the vintage fable sequence, The Chronicles of Narnia, that includes hide paintings by way of Cliff Nielsen and black-and-white inside art by way of the unique illustrator of Narnia, Pauline Baynes. On a determined trip, runaways meet and sign up for forces.
The otters of eco-friendly Isle have lengthy been enslaved to the Wildcat Riggu Felis. They paintings and look ahead to the day their savior will arrive? the prophesized excessive Rhulain, who will lead them in conflict and a go back to glory. in the meantime, younger Tiria Wildlough, an ottermaid at Redwall Abbey, pines for her probability to profit the methods of the warrior, a lot opposed to the needs of her father.
Think a global the place infantrymen regenerate and proceed battling with no pause, and the place suicide bombers stay to strike back. this can be the dream of Richard Ridley, founding father of Manifold Genetics, and he has found the foremost to everlasting existence: an historical artifact buried underneath a Greek inscribed stone within the Peruvian wilderness.
The outdated ones can have their revenge. peoples were scuffling with over an analogous land for 1000 years. Invaders overwhelmed the unique population, and historical powers have reluctantly given option to more moderen magics. yet Ember was once to alter all this with a marriage to bind those warring humans jointly - until eventually her destiny is going up in flames.
Extra info for Seeker's Curse (Rogue Angel, Book 19)
Your invaluable rationality, this means that a lot more to you than fact. ” He picked up his cup on its saucer back and drank. “Well, I hate so as to add for your sorrows by means of bearing undesirable information. yet i have to. ” She frowned and leaned ahead. “What undesirable information? ” “The group the Japan Buddhist Federation despatched to safe the top Shrine claims they discovered no cave. ” “But I gave them the GPS coordinates! It stored tune of each step we took. ” Roux shrugged. “Nevertheless. that's what they declare. ” She fell again opposed to the uncomfortable again of her white-painted steel chair. Her complete international had without warning imploded. All that sacrifice and sorrow and loss, she concept. serious about not anything. I’ve completely failed. To make concerns worse, she had definitely deep-sixed her personal credibility. If the JBF claims my tale is fake, I’ll be fortunate to hold directly to my activity at Chasing History’s Monsters, she inspiration. to claim not anything of the awful proven fact that she will surely lose either her status within the educational group or even the opportunity of constant employment as an undercover archaeologist. Roux sat learning her face. Then he smiled. “While it’s a surprising, cynical lie that each cloud possesses a silver lining,” he stated, achieving within his coat, “this one, because it occurs, does. ” He produced an envelope. He passed it over. After a quizzical examine him she tore it open. inside of was once a cost. From the Japan Buddhist Federation. the quantity made her suck in her breath sharply. “Not merely are the JBF paying off in your complete contract,” Roux acknowledged, “they’ve thrown in a fit bonus. additionally they wish to hold whole discretion in regards to the entire affair. Insofar as they're involved, you may have effectively conducted your project of surveying and cataloging a couple of ancient shrines in Nepal. not anything else occurred. ” She stared at him. “Why? ” He shrugged. “How might i do know? Am I a Buddhist? Or jap? ” He held up a hand to stop an indignant verbal onslaught. “Peace, lady. If I needed to shape a wager, and doubtless I do to maintain you from flying at my eyes like a Harpy, I should still bet to blame judgment of right and wrong can occasionally pry open the tightest handbag. ” Annja’s shoulders slumped. “And within the end,” she part whispered, “it was once nonetheless fascinated by not anything. ” She drew in a pointy breath. “Except maybe—” “Except? ” Roux requested. She raised her face with a bit of luck. “Maybe Pan discovered the prize he used to be rather looking all his existence. As his namesake earlier than him did. Peace? ” with out a lot curiosity, Roux shrugged. “As to that, you and that i won't ever comprehend. ” He leaned ahead with elbows at the desk and a gleam in his blue eyes. “But come, you need to nonetheless have your GPS unit, with the coordinates kept. because the announcing is going, the ball is on your courtroom, sure? ” Annja leaned again. From an inside of pocket of the sunshine cream jacket she wore, she took her GPS. She recalled the cave’s coordinates. For a second she sat the exhibit. Tears fuzzed out her imaginative and prescient. She blinked them away. “Farewell, Pantheras Katramados,” she whispered. She pressed transparent. ISBN: 978-1-4268-3593-3 SEEKER’S CURSE targeted thank you and acknowledgment to Victor Milán for his contribution to this paintings.