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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (19,547 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: James Rollins Narrator: John Meagher Publisher: HarperCollins Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Sigma Force Novels Release Date:
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During a crowded service at a cathedral in Germany, armed intruders in monks' robes unleash a nightmare of blood and destruction. But the killers have not come for gold; they seek a more valuable prize: the bones of the Magi who once paid homage to a newborn savior . . . a treasure that could reshape the world.

With the Vatican in turmoil, SIGMA Force leaps into action. An elite team of scientific and Special Forces operatives under the command of Grayson Pierce and accompanied by Lieutenant Rachel Verona of Rome's carabinieri, they are pursuing a deadly mystery that weaves through sites of the Seven Wonders of the World and ends at the doorstep of an ancient, mystical, and terrifying secret order. For there are those with dark plans for the stolen sacred remains that will alter the future of humankind . . . when science and religion unite to unleash a horror not seen since the beginning of time.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “A spiraling, high-octane adventure, loaded with cutting-edge technology and jam-packed with action and mayhem. This pulse-pounding thriller moves at mach speed. James Rollins is clearly at the top of his game.” 

    Steve Berry, nationally bestselling author of The Third Secret and The Romanov Prophecy 

  • “Rollins combines the mystery and research of Dan Brown with the adrenaline-charged action of Clive Cussler into a slick thriller that you can’t put down.” 

    Jack Du Brul, nationally bestselling author of Deep Fire Rising

  • “Rollins has few peers in the research department, which makes the historical material fascinating, and he keeps the dialogue believably colloquial.” 

    Publishers Weekly 

  • “Sure to be compared to Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code, but, in every way, it’s a much better book.” 


  • A New York Times Bestseller
  • A 2006 Barry Award Finalist for Best Thriller
  • A USA Today Bestseller

Listener Opinions

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Patrick Gibson | 2/16/2014

    " "Fun read" seems to be about it. Even though I have read all of James Rollins books, I consider them nothing more than a guilty pleasue. Along with Clive Cussler and a few others, I get my fill of big boy adventure. Don't believe the reviewers that liken this to a poor mans 'DaVinci Code'--it actually has more ideas and dense with adventure. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Gene | 2/13/2014

    " Another James Rollins thriller. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Greg | 2/8/2014

    " This is a good thriller. It treads similar ground to the Da Vinci Code, however it is more action-packed. The science is speculative at best (ancient Egyptians discovered superconductors). And typical of Rollins work, there is the occasional howler of a factual error (e.g., Dante wrote in vernacular Italian, not Latin). The book is a definite recommendation to fans of Art Bell's late night radio show or readers of Fortean Times. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Melanie | 2/6/2014

    " Interesting read. Very reminiscent of The DaVinci Code. "

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