Archeological danger duo Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase, now engaged to be married, dodge bullets in pursuit of another fabled object in their. The Covenant of Genesis is a adventure, action, historical novel written by Andy McDermott. It was originally published in The book is the fourth in Nina. In the brilliant fourth book from Andy McDermott, Nina Wilde must battle the Covenant of Genesis if she is to find the world’s greatest archaeological treasure.
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Slightly over a foot in length and about five inches to a side in cross section, slightly curved, mdcermott hardly seemed remarkable. You had a hard enough job getting him to let us use the plane.
For a moment Nina considered jumping in, then took the more prudent course of climbing down the ladder, the fins on her feet flapping against each rung. The plot was well thought through, with good pacing, a good deal of fun environments, and cleverness that I really liked.
A merciless foe Before Nina can consider the evidence further, her research boat is attacked and her proof stolen. Someone wants this secret to stay hidden—and will do anything to keep it that way. Be the first to ask a question about The Covenant of Genesis. Could have been caused by a tsunami, or a volcanic eruption. The books are standalones. Back at camp, Mark discovers that someone has virtually blocked access to them and that all lines don’t work.
It adds more wonder to the piece, and while your jaw may not drop at the Genesis revelations Assassins Creed has covered much the same myththey’re entertaining when wrapped up in the conspiracy element of the Covenant and the corrupt US forces, allowing McDermott to really channel Reichenbach Falls for part of his climax. Chase dropped into the sea beside him with a huge splash.
Your nipples pop up like grapes. May 25, John Hanscom rated it liked it. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. Sign In Don’t have an account? We are experiencing technical pf. How religion plays such a huge part in a lot of people’s lives and how they would be affected if told their God or Gods were based on a civilization which predated humanity.
But, when the action began, I was captivated. Apr 27, Pages Buy. I wouldn’t say its quite as good a tale as Atlantis, but it’s very close – a genuinely interesting McGuffin at its heart which the plot builds excellently towards.
The Covenant of Genesis by Andy McDermott
I also actually really liked the inclusion of Sophia, which is odd, because I really hated her the first time around. Nina Wilde is such a glory hound!!! I wonder if Nina and Eddie will ever use video cameras.
Now she’s been suspended without pay as mcdwrmott faces an inquiry into her past actions. Since Nina is basically considered a quack in her line of work at the beginning of the fifth book, it intrigued me as to what may have caused her fall from grace.
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From the depths of the ocean to the Australian outback, to the halls of the United Nations, Nina th her fiancee, ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase, embark on a quest to stop the all-powerful Covenant of Genesis, a clandestine group sworn to keep Nina’s discovery a secret.
Aug 19, Yanni rated it really liked it Shelves: Nina isn’t too thrilled and neither is Eddie but they reluctantly bring her along on the adventure.
Apr 16, Tuesday’s Child rated it it was ok. And when they were apart, they were only doing what they knew how to do, which made for a bit of boring reading at times. Refresh and try again.
The Secret of Excalibur: He also tells her that he spread the president scandal tests. Mar 23, Gemma Feltham rated it it mcdegmott amazing. As soon as we can. But it had definitely stiffened up during the dive. Likewise, Eddie is usually the stereotypical brute force, and kind of the butt of the joke when it comes to archeological sense.
There are anfy more examples I could relate but I don’t want to give away the story. Both characters were a bit slow on the uptake and the villains were often one-dimensional. She and Eddie had great chemistry. Chase gave him a look. In the helicopter, Sophia tries to seduce Ribbsley, wanting to know more about the Covenant. But what happens when the discovery is destroyed? It was originally published in Who will be the first to expose the truth – and the first to claim the most valuable archaeological prize of all time?
Off a remote stretch of the Indonesian coast, archaeologist Nina Wilde has made an astounding discovery: In the chapters of The Covenant of Genesis, the reader is confronted with multiple deaths throughout, and the imaginative mishaps are not used sparingly. This is McDermott’s fourth book and an improvement over the last.
He looked back at Nina, who was using a smaller version of the vacuum pump to clear silt away from the net. But in order to fully appreciate the complexity and depth of the character development, I strongly recommend you read the series in chronological order. He pointed to a spot behind Chase.