The Lost Island (Gideon Crew)

The Lost Island (Gideon Crew)

Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

Gideon Crew--brilliant scientist, grasp thief--is dwelling on borrowed time. while his mysterious business enterprise, Eli Glinn, supplies him an eyebrow-raising undertaking, he has no cause to refuse. Gideon's job: thieve a web page from the valuable publication of Kells, now on reveal in big apple urban and guarded via unbreakable protection.

Accomplishing the most unlikely, Gideon steals the parchment--only to benefit that hidden underneath the gorgeously illuminated photograph is a treasure map courting again to the time of the traditional Greeks. As they contemplate the unusual map, they detect that the treasure it ends up in is not any usual fortune. it really is whatever way more beneficial: an awesome discovery which may even perhaps store Gideon's life.

Together along with his new companion, Amy, Gideon follows a path of cryptic clues to an unknown island in a distant nook of the Caribbean Sea. There, off the adversarial and desolate Mosquito Coast, the pair become aware of the intense treasure they're looking conceals an excellent better shock-a revelation so profound that it will possibly gain the total human race . . . if Gideon and Amy can survive.

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