By Alex Archer
After risking her existence to discover a chinese language imperial seal, basically to have it stolen via a crafty tomb robber, archaeologist Annja Creed feels she has persevered one treasure-hunting fiasco too many. but if a mysterious collector bargains a present for a useful golden elephant, Annja offers in. finally, there are money owed to be paid, adventures on hand. The artifact is expounded to be hidden in an unlimited and old temple advanced within the mountainous jungles of Southeast Asia, and Annja needs to meet with quite a few students that allows you to pinpoint its position. but if each one specialist she visits is located useless, Annja fears another individual is after the artifactand her. And she's most likely subsequent at the killers record.
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The chill water reached her knees. She stood, utterly overwhelmed by the realization that she had just been victimized by the world’s most notorious tomb robber. Titles in this series: Destiny Solomon’s Jar The Spider Stone The Chosen Forbidden City The Lost Scrolls God of Thunder Secret of the Slaves Warrior Spirit Serpent’s Kiss Provenance The Soul Stealer Gabriel’s Horn The Golden Elephant ROGUE ANGELTM Alex Archer THE GOLDEN ELEPHANT 1 Tomb of the Mad Emperor “Oops,” Annja Creed said as she felt something give beneath the cleated heel of her Red Wing walking shoe.
She didn’t want to turn on a light, though. She wanted to draw no attention to her presence, nor leave any more signs of her presence than she had to. Than I already have, she thought glumly. Irrationally if unsurprisingly, she regretted the earlier carelessness with which she had handled her teacup and saucer, the careless abandon with which she had handled the objects on display. Could I have left any more fingerprints? The floor was scattered with toppled furniture. Strewed papers mingled with artifacts.
Well, I must say it does a body good to believe there’s still some mystery left in this old world of ours. ” She raised a brow. ” He smiled. “My dear, the operative word there is fabled. I am, as you know, a cultural anthropologist. Specifically I am a mythologist. I study the phenomena of myths. ” He grinned. ” She had to laugh, both at what he said and his very infectious enthusiasm. ” Usually, she thought. ” He waved grandly. “If I can be of any assistance to a lovely young woman such as yourself—” He paused to pour more tea and stir in plenty of milk.
The Golden Elephant (Rogue Angel Series #14) by Alex Archer