“Gripping a first-rate nail biter.”. —Tampa Tribune. James Rollins—the author of. The use of mass market originals as a farm team for hardcovers has lost popularity, but still works occasionally, as with Rollins, whose three. James Rollins is a pen name of James Paul Czajkowski an American veterinarian and writer of action-adventure/thriller.
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Army Rangers dwarfs any danger they anticipated…an ancient, unspoken terror — a power beyond human imagining-that can forever alter the world beyond the dark, lethal confines of the Amazon rainforest for better… and for worse.
For the most part, I did find myself enjoying the story and read with my mental- mouth wide open. And at the end of the day, that’s what amazonix me hooked throughout.
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The characters are perfectly defined and engaging. The rest of the novel follows a group of scientists and U.
This is a made-up tribe, as far as I could tell, but the mythos surrounding the tribe was that of a ruthless and scary tribe, which is a bit side-eye worthy coming from a white author.
View all 8 comments. This makes for some interesting reading that doesn’t detract from the amazoniw parts in the least. They also had to contend with extraordinary situations as they reached and went beyond the region where the first expedition was last tracked.
Jan 05, Sabrina Afreen rated it it was amazing Shelves: Amazonnia James Rollins book reviews: Carl Rand had vanished in the unknown depths of the jungle of Amazon. Ultimately, it is revealed that the characters are dealing with an ancient, fungal parasite that was discovered and used first by the Egyptians and then, later, by eleventh century Celts and Druids as a bio-weapon. I liked the writing style and the characters were well developed.
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October Learn how and when to remove this template message. A mysterious plague, that threatens the Earth’s entire population, leads back to Gerald Clark. Gray and Seichan face a personal crisis as an old enemy makes a daring comeback. Cameron but this sad realisation left a bitterness when I finished the book.
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Jun 09, Tanner rated it liked it. How can you not have rollinns with a book like this? All I do with my veterinary degree now is remove genitalia.
He builds tension skillfully and even brings a bit of emotional depth to the comic-book rllins. Fast-forward 9 months, Nathan and Kelly are engaged and Kelly is miraculously pregnant from their night in the tree house, even though she had previously found out she couldn’t have more kids. New York Journal of Books.
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The dangers are numerous, from monstrous caimans, head-shrinking shamans, man-eating locusts, to double-crossing humans working for morally bankrupt, greedy pharmaceutical corporations. I guess I have my limits. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
If anyone has recommendations for resources to read on this topic, please let me know! The Cabal has infiltrated the inner council and Tylar and his allies must flee for now there can be no refuge from evil.
Meanwhile, a second, predatory expedition, led by a French psychopath, surreptitiously follows the first, aiming to steal whatever cure the searchers uncover; both expeditions wind up at the isolated home of a legendary tribe and the malignant, giant tree that sustains it. Nathan Rand, committed to research in the Amazon, is asked to join the newest team set to retrace the dead man’s path.
To be honest Kelly and her daughter were the only ones well developed. Ingenious traps have been laid to ensnare the careless and unsuspecting, and wealth beyond imagining could be the reward for those rolllins the courage to face the terrible unknown. It’s just over pages, so rollinx really not very lengthy. Gerald Clark went into the jungle missing one of his arms and this man has two. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon inwe have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers.
Seichan and her guide must battle the clock, as the cult leader has wired the catacombs with bombs.