King Solomon's Curse (Wilde/Chase 13)
Following on from THE MIDAS LEGACY, Andy McDermott's new Wilde and Chase novel sees our daring duo on the trail of a strange, ancient weapon of immense power hidden in a lost city deep in the African jungle. Perfect for fans of Clive Cussler, Chris Kuzneski, Dan Brown and Scott Mariani.Nina Wilde is back on the hunt. Now a presenter of her own TV documentary series, Nina is in Jerusalem. Clues found at the Ark of the Covenant recovery site have led her to the ruins of the First Temple, buried beneath Temple Mount. Within them, Nina spots an opening to a previously hidden chamber - a map room which contains a model of a mysterious city thought to contain a great yet dangerous power hidden by King Solomon himself. Analysing the clues, Nina believes that the city is located in the Democratic Republic of Congo, one of the most dangerous locations on Earth.Eddie is in England with their daughter Macy but Nina's phone call is about to change everything. He has had his own problems in the DRC in the past and he isn't about to let Nina go there alone.Joining forces, Nina and Eddie are about to start a chain of events from which there might be no return...
For readers who like hundred mile and hour plots * Huddersfield Daily Examiner * Move over Clive Cussler, here's a new great writer of thunderingly good adventure sagas * Peterborough Evening News * If you're looking for thriller writing that will transport you into a realm very different from your own quotidian existence, Andy McDermott is your man * Good Book Guide * No fan of Indiana Jones, Matthew Reilly or action in general will be able to put it down * Northern Territory News * A pulse-racing adventure with action down the line * Northern Echo * Like Clive Cussler on speed... high-powered fun * Huddersfield Daily * True Indiana Jones stuff with terrific pace * Bookseller * Easily competes with the works of Dan Brown and James Rollins * Bookgasm.com * McDermott raises the bar... non-stop high octane action * Publishers Weekly * A writer of almost cinematic talent * Daily Express, Scotland * Adventure stories don't get much more epic than this * Mirror *
Andy McDermott is the bestselling author of the Nina Wilde & Eddie Chase adventure thrillers, which have been sold in over 30 countries and 20 languages. His debut novel, THE HUNT FOR ATLANTIS, was his first of several New York Times bestsellers. THE MIDAS LEGACY is the twelfth book in the series, and he has also written the explosive spy thriller The Persona Protocol.A former journalist and movie critic, Andy is now a full-time novelist. Born in Halifax, he lives in Bournemouth with his partner and son.