Quest: A Dane Maddock Adventure
149 B.C.- Escaping simply sooner than the invading Roman legions, a Carthaginian soldier includes an historic mystery to locations unknown.
1925- Percy Fawcett launches his ultimate excursion into the Amazon, yet what's his actual aim?
Dane Maddock is again. Deep within the Amazon, a school team encounters a horror past their darkest nightmares and vanishes with out a hint. known as upon to adopt a bold rescue venture, Dane and Bones needs to hint the genuine direction of Percy Fawcett's ultimate excursion, however the mystery that lies on the finish of the hunt should be even deadlier than the enemies who search it. From the streets of London, to distant islands within the Atlantic, to the lethal jungles of the Amazon, Dane and Bones needs to penetrate a mystery misplaced to background, on their deadliest Quest.
"Dane and Bones are again! Packed stable with motion and witty discussion, this rousing experience takes a clean examine probably the most enduring mysteries of the 20 th century, David wooden provides back with QUEST."--Sean Ellis, writer of INTO THE BLACK and darkish TRINITY: ASCENDANT
"The escapades of Wood’s serial personality Dane Maddock proceed in excessive kind with QUEST, an all-out blitzkrieg of a globe-trotting mystery-adventure that breaks from the motion simply lengthy adequate for a number of laughs."--Rick Chesler, writer of abducted and stressed state
"Let there be no confusion: David wooden is the following Clive Cussler. From the available writing to the wide-ranging plot to the most characters who do not hand over irrespective of how lengthy the percentages, Wood's most modern booklet, Quest, is an immense vintage event. when you begin examining, you will not manage to cease until eventually the final secret performs out within the ultimate line." Edward G. Talbot, writer of 2010: The 5th World
Are in London.” He gave her a brief run-down of the secret and what they knew. “Oh, Maddock, you suck! i need in on this!” Her voice used to be a mock-wail. “You’re going to discover a misplaced urban whereas I’m sitting right here awaiting Charles to get his pen out of his orifice and get us a few permits.” Dane laughed. “It most likely won’t come to that. We simply are looking to locate my friend’s lacking boyfriend and are available home.” “Oh, so it’s a feminine pal you’re assisting out?” she teased. “Who is she? She’d greater now not be.
starvation and dehydration, eaten up through bugs, and nursing outdated wounds. He regarded, in accordance with Fawcett, decidedly Mediterranean, and he spoke a wierd language, containing sufficient phrases customary to Fawcett and his local publications that they can piece jointly bits of his tale. a few of his phrases, in spite of the fact that, sounded Semitic to Fawcett. He recorded some of the phrases, spelling them phonetically, and at last concluded they have been Punic.” “You misplaced me there,” Bones acknowledged. “Punic was once the language of.
And shone his mild into the hole, revealing a small chamber at the different aspect, and at the a long way wall… “A map!” he breathed. “Bones, this is often it!” They squeezed within and moved to take a better glance. A curved line, possibly a river, snaked around the wall. Tributaries crept down like menacing palms. At a number of issues, special shapes have been carved, signifying landmarks. At one bend, a smaller line wended away, possibly one other tributary, finishing at an enormous query mark. “This query mark.
final them within the tunnel. they can see now that it was once supported via an oblong block of stone. “How will we come back out?” Kaylin seemed the column up and down with frightened eyes. “We’ll determine it out. Don’t worry.” Dane gave her hand a short squeeze. “Time to maneuver on.” “This can’t be correct. Tam lied to me.” Kennedy hated to confess he’d been duped, yet there has been no hiding it from the others. “When i locate her, I’ll kill her.” “Where do you're thinking that she is?” Smithson tapped the set off of his.
chance his existence to save lots of her boyfriend made her abdominal churn. “I imagine so.” She bit her lip and stared out on the highway. “But I don’t recognize if he’d do it.” “Thomas swore that fixing this secret, no matter what it's, might rock the world—his phrases, now not mine. He looked as if it would imagine he was once going to be wealthy and famous.” “But that doesn’t make experience. He’s a tutorial. no matter if he solved a few type of secret within the Amazon, there’s no funds in that. What may he get out of it? more often than not status between students, possibly.