30 Pieces of Silver (Betrayed, Book 1) by Carolyn McCray

By Carolyn McCray

The Eiffel Tower is attacked… by way of a Christian suicide bomber.

Within the twisted wreckage a cache of bones is located. Bones which are inscribed with old Greek, letters that establish the continues to be as these of John the Baptist — in addition to a promise to lead the seeker to the tomb of the Savior himself.

Tasked with untangling this millennia-old secret, Dr. Rebecca Monroe, a paleoarchaeologist, and exact Forces sergeant Vincent Brandt are hounded throughout 3 continents as they try to piece jointly the bones’ clues. yet their quest should not a simple one. Born on the foot of the pass, a mystery society identified purely because the Knot has guarded the Savior’s bones, and its contributors will do whatever — even dedicate genocide — to guard the darkish and arguable fact of Christ’s ultimate days.

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Fünf Jahre? Er hatte sich nicht verändert, sah noch immer gut aus. Das dichte dunkelbraune Haar militärisch kurz, nur die Uniform war einem teuren dunklen Anzug gewichen. «, wollte sie wissen. Sie hatte gehört, dass er inzwischen beim Bundesnachrichtendienst war. Der Mann für die besonderen Aufgaben. Es wunderte sie nicht. Er war schon während ihrer gemeinsamen Zeit beim KSK regelmäßig für verdeckte Operationen und Spezialaufklärung abgezogen worden. Er räusperte sich. « Kälte breitete sich in ihr aus bei seinen Worten.

Wieder dachte er an Katja. Sie würde nicht schweigen. Ebenso wenig wie alle anderen, die überlebt hatten. Anfangs würden sie noch leise und hinter vorgehaltener Hand darüber sprechen. Aber sie würden darüber sprechen. Und ihre Stimmen würden lauter werden, wenn sie feststellten, dass man ihnen zuhörte. »Im Moment haben wir den Vorteil, der Gegenseite einen kleinen Schritt voraus zu sein.  Mai Berlin, Deutschland Das Flugzeug landete am frühen Morgen. Eric Mayer hatte nur wenig an Bord geschlafen.

Ruhig, Mirko«, flüsterte sie. « Er erkannte sie nicht. Sie öffnete den medizinischen Notfallkoffer, den sie aus dem Wagen mitgenommen hatte. Mirkos Atem ging schneller. Sie biss sich auf die Lippen, als sich sein Griff lockerte und fahlweiße Gedärme zwischen seinen Fingern hervorquollen. Sie ließ das Verbandszeug links liegen, tastete nach der Oberschenkeltasche seiner Uniformhose und zog den Autoinjektor heraus. Sie versuchte, flach zu atmen, als der Gestank seiner Eingeweide sie erreichte. Hastig presste sie das Instrument auf seinen Oberarm, und die Nadel schoss durch den Uniformstoff in seine Haut.

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