In the end, gray pierce and his team will face to their greatest threat: an ancient evil, resurrected by modern genetic science, strong enough to bring about the end of man’s dominance on this planet. Only this time, sigma will falter—and the world we know will change forever. As he and sigma trace the evolution of human intelligence to its true source, they will be plunged into a cataclysmic battle for the future of humanity that stretches across the globe.
. Or our extinction?in the remote mountains of Croatia, hidden for centuries, an archaeologist makes a strange discovery: a subterranean Catholic chapel, holds the bones of a Neanderthal woman. How are these events connected? who is behind these attacks? The search for the truth will take Commander Gray Pierce of Sigma Force 50, 000 years into the past.
Along the way, revelations involving the lost continent of Atlantis will reveal true mysteries tied to mankind’s first steps on the moon. In this groundbreaking masterpiece of ingenuity and intrigue that spans 50, 000 years in human history, New York Times bestselling author James Rollins takes us to mankind’s next great leap.
But will it mark a new chapter in our development. In the same cavern system, elaborate primitive paintings tell the story of an immense battle between tribes of Neanderthals and monstrous shadowy figures.
The Seventh Plague: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Novels Book 12
As the pandemic grows, a disturbing question arises. Are those plagues starting again?Before Director Crowe can investigate, a mysterious group of assassins leaves behind a fiery wake of destruction and death, erasing all evidence. The mystery deepens when an autopsy uncovers a bizarre corruption: someone had begun to mummify the professor's body--while he was still alive.
His strange remains are returned to London for further study, when alarming news arrives from Egypt. Fearing the worst, a colleague of the professor reaches out to a longtime friend: Painter Crowe, the director of Sigma Force. While sifting through what's left of her father's work, the genius of Nikola Tesla, one involving the travels of Mark Twain, and the adventures of famous explorer, she discovers a puzzling connection, tying the current threat to a shocking historical mystery, Henry Morgan Stanley.
To unravel a secret going back millennia, Director Crowe and Commander Grayson Pierce will be thrust to opposite sides of the globe. The medical team who had performed the man's autopsy has fallen ill with an unknown disease, one that is quickly spreading throughout Cairo. One will search for the truth, traveling from the plague-ridden streets of Cairo to a vast ancient tomb buried under the burning sands of the Sudan; the other will struggle to stop a mad genius locked within a remote Arctic engineering complex, risking the lives of all those he holds dear.
As the global crisis grows ever larger, sigma force will confront a threat born of the ancient past and made real by the latest science--a danger that will unleash a cascading series of plagues, culminating in a scourge that could kill all of the world's children. In a breathtaking blend of scientific intrigue and historical mystery, professor harold mccabe, reveals an ancient threat hidden within the pages of the Bible, one that threatens the modern world inThe Seventh PlagueIf the biblical plagues of Egypt truly happened--could they happen again--on a global scale?Two years after vanishing into the Sudanese desert, #1 New York Times bestselling mastermind, frantic and delirious, comes stumbling out of the sands, James Rollins, the leader of a British archeological expedition, but he dies before he can tell his story.
The 6th Extinction: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 10
A remote military research station sends out a frantic distress call, ending with a chilling final command: Kill us all! Personnel from the neighboring base rush in to discover everyone already dead-and not just the scientists, and insect, plant, but every living thing for fifty square miles is annihilated: every animal, even bacteria.
The land is entirely sterile-and the blight is spreading. To halt the inevitable, commander gray pierce and Sigma must unravel a threat that rises out of the distant past, to a time when Antarctica was green and all life on Earth balanced upon the blade of a knife. Following clues from an ancient map rescued from the lost Library of Alexandria, Sigma will discover the truth about an ancient continent, about a new form of death buried under miles of ice.
From millennia-old secrets out of the frozen past to mysteries buried deep in the darkest jungles of today, Sigma will face its greatest challenge to date: stopping the coming extinction of mankind. But is it already too late? .
The Eye of God: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 9
In the eye of god, a sigma force novel, new York Times bestselling author James Rollins delivers an apocalyptic vision of a future predicted by the distant past. In the wilds of mongolia, a research satellite has crashed, triggering an explosive search for its valuable cargo: a code-black physics project connected to the study of dark energy--and a shocking image of the eastern seaboard of the United States in utter ruin.
At the vatican, a package arrives containing two strange artifacts: a skull scrawled with ancient Aramaic and a tome bound in human skin. Dna evidence reveals that both came from the same body: the long dead Mongol king Genghis Khan. Commander gray pierce and sigma force set out to discover a truth tied to the fall of the Roman Empire, to a mystery going back to the birth of Christianity, and to a weapon hidden for centuries that holds the fate of humanity.
The Demon Crown: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Novels Book 13
To eradicate this extinction-level threat and expose those involved, he will have to join forces with Sigma's greatest enemy--the newly resurrected Guild―even it if means sacrificing one of his own. Before they can report their discovery, a mysterious agency attacks the group, save one, killing them all, an entomologist, an expert on venomous creatures, Professor Ken Matsui from Cornell University.
Strangest of all, this inexplicable threat traces back to a terrifying secret buried a century ago beneath the National Mall: a cache of bones preserved in amber. To save mankind's future, the members of sigma force must make a devil's bargain as they join forces with their most hated enemy to stop an ancient threat in this gripping adventure from #1 New York Times bestselling author James Rollins.
The demon crownoff the coast of brazil, a team of scientists discovers a horror like no other, an island where all life has been eradicated, consumed and possessed by a species beyond imagination. And smarter. Running out of time and options, Commander Grayson Pierce will be forced to make an impossible choice.
But this time, even sigma may not be able to decipher this deadly mystery, one that traces back to the founding of the Smithsonian Institution. With each new discovery, growing, the menace they hunt is changing, spreading―adapting and surviving every attempt to stop it from reconquering a world it once ruled.
Bloodline: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 8
President. Suspicious that the kidnapping masks a far more nefarious plot, Gray must confront a shadowy cabal which has been manipulating events throughout history. And now challenges the current presidency. And the danger is only beginning. Halfway around the world, a firebombing at a fertility clinic in South Carolina exposes a conspiracy that goes back centuries.
. A scheme that lies within our genetic code. In a thrilling masterwork that will make you rethink your perceptions of life and death, New York Times bestselling author James Rollins takes you to the edge of medicine, and technology, genetics, revealing the next evolutionary leap forward: immortality. Galilee, 1025.
But what should be a straightforward rescue turns into a fiery ambush and a deadly act of betrayal, as Gray and his team discover that the hostage is a pawn in a shattering act of terrorism with dark repercussions. With time against them, sigma must race to save an innocent unborn baby whose very existence raises questions about the nature of humanity, asking: Could you live forever? Would you live forever?
Commander gray pierce is enlisted for a covert rescue mission into the African jungle. Infiltrating an ancient citadel, a templar knight uncovers a holy treasure long hidden within the fortress's labyrinth: the Bachal Isu -- the staff of Jesus Christ -- a priceless icon that holds a mysterious and terrifying power that promises to change humankind forever.
A millennium later, somali pirates hijack a yacht off the coast of the Horn of Africa, kidnapping a young pregnant American woman.
The Devil Colony: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 7
A place known only as The Devil Colony. Deep in the rocky mountains, a gruesome discovery--hundreds of mummified bodies--stirs international attention and fervent controversy. Despite doubts about the bodies' origins, the local Native American Heritage Commission lays claim to the prehistoric remains, along with the strange artifacts found in the same cavern: gold plates inscribed with an unfathomable script.
During a riot at the dig site, an anthropologist dies horribly, burned to ashes in a fiery explosion in plain view of television cameras. From new york times bestselling author james rollins comes a novel of boundless imagination and meticulous research, a book that dares to answer a frightening question at the heart of America: Could the founding of the United States be based on a fundamental lie? The shocking truth lies hidden within the ruins of an impossibility, a lost colony of the Americas vanished in time and cursed into oblivion.
Yet an even greater threat looms as events in the Rocky Mountains have set in motion a frightening chain reaction, a geological meltdown that threatens the entire western half of the U. S. From the volcanic peaks of iceland to the blistering deserts of the american Southwest, Painter Crowe joins forces with Commander Gray Pierce to penetrate the shadowy heart of a dark cabal, from the gold vaults of Fort Knox to the bubbling geysers of Yellowstone, one that has been manipulating American history since the founding of the thirteen colonies.
But can painter discover the truth--one that could topple governments--before it destroys all he holds dear? All evidence points to a radical group of native americans, including one agitator, a teenage firebrand who escapes with a vital clue to the murder and calls on the one person who might help--her uncle, Painter Crowe, Director of Sigma Force.
To protect his niece and uncover the truth, Painter will ignite a war among the nation's most powerful intelligence agencies.
The Doomsday Key: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 6
The three murders on three continents bear a horrifying connection: all the victims are marked by a Druidic pagan cross burned into their flesh. The bizarre murders thrust commander gray Pierce and Sigma Force into a race against time to solve a riddle going back centuries, to a ghastly crime against humanity hidden within a cryptic medieval codex.
Senator's son is slain outside a Red Cross camp. In rome, a vatican archaeologist is found dead in St. The ultimate nightmare is locked within a talisman buried by a dead saint—an ancient artifact known as the Doomsday Key. The fi rst clue is discovered inside a mummifi ed corpse buried in an English peat bog—a gruesome secret that threatens America and the world.
Aided by two women from his past—one his exlover, the other his new partner—Gray must piece together the horrifying truth. Peter's Basilica. That alone might not be enough, as the true path to salvation is revealed in a dark prophecy of doom. Sigma force confronts humankind's greatest threat in an adventure that races from the Roman Coliseum to the icy peaks of Norway, from the ruins of medieval abbeys to the lost tombs of Celtic kings.
James rollins, the new york times bestselling master of nail-biting suspense and historical mystery, combines cutting-edge biotechnology with a centuries-old secret in an apocalyptic story that reveals where humankind is truly headedThe Doomsday KeyAt Princeton University, a famed geneticist dies inside a biohazard lab.
But the revelations come at a high cost, and to save the future, Gray will have to sacrifi ce one of the women at his side.
Crucible: A Thriller Sigma Force Novels Book 14
With no shred of evidence to follow, his one hope to find the woman he loves and his unborn child is Kat, the only witness to what happened. But the injured woman is in a semi-comatose state and cannot speak—until a brilliant neurologist offers a radical approach to "unlock" her mind long enough to ask a few questions.
What pierce learns from kat sets sigma force on a frantic quest for answers that are connected to mysteries reaching back to the Spanish Inquisition and to one of the most reviled and blood-soaked books in human history—a Medieval text known as the Malleus Maleficarum, the Hammer of Witches. What they uncover hidden deep in the past will reveal a frightening truth in the present and a future on the brink of annihilation, and force them to confront the ultimate question: What does it mean to have a soul?
In the race to save one of their own, told with his trademark blend of cutting edge science, Sigma Force must wrestle with the deepest spiritual mysteries of mankind in this mind-expanding adventure from the #1 New York Times bestselling author, historical mystery, and pulse-pounding action. Arriving home on christmas eve, kat, commander Gray Pierce discovers his house ransacked, and his best friend’s wife, his pregnant lover missing, unconscious on the kitchen floor.
The Last Oracle: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 5
A bloody coin clutched in the dead man's hand--an ancient relic that can be traced back to the Greek Oracle of Delphi--is the key to a conspiracy that dates back to the Cold War and threatens the very foundation of humanity. In washington, D. C. A homeless man takes an assassin's bullet and dies in Commander Gray Pierce's arms.
For what if it were possible to bioengineer the next great prophet--a new Buddha, Muhammad, or even Jesus? Would this Second Coming be a boon. Suddenly the future of all things is balanced on the brink between heaven and hell--and salvation or destruction rests in the hands of remarkable children. Or would it initiate a chain reaction that would result in the extinction of humankind?Vital seconds are ticking rapidly away as Pierce races across the globe in search of answers, one step ahead of ruthless killers determined to reclaim the priceless artifact.
The Judas Strain: A Sigma Force Novel Sigma Force Series Book 4
Lisa cummings and monk kokkalis--operatives of SIGMA Force--search for answers to the bizarre affliction. In a savage and sudden coup, terrorists hijack the vessel, turning a mercy ship into a floating bio-weapons lab. A world away, sigma's commander gray pierce thwarts the murderous schemes of a beautiful would-be killer who holds the first clue to the discovery of a possible cure.
But time is an enemy as a worldwide pandemic grows rapidly out of control. And as the seconds tick closer to doomsday, Gray Pierce will realize he can truly trust no one, for any one of them could be. Pierce joins forces with the woman who wanted him dead, and together they embark upon an astonishing quest following the trail of the most fabled explorer in history: Marco Polo.
And deadly. A judas. And of an impossible hope that lies hidden in the most shocking place imaginable: within the language of angels. From the depths of the indian Ocean, a horrific plague has arisen to devastate humankind--a disease that's unknown, unstoppable. Aboard a cruise liner transformed into a makeshift hospital, Dr.
But there are others with far less altruistic intentions.