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The Last Oracle In Washington, DC a homeless man dies in Commander Gray Pierce s arms, shot by an assassin s bullet But the death leaves behind a greater mystery a bloody coin found clutched in the dead man s hand, an ancient relic that can be traced back to the Greek Oracle of Delphi As ruthless hunters search for the stolen artifact, Gray Pierce discovers that the coin is the key to unlocking a plot that dates back to the Cold War and threatens the very foundation of humanityAn international think tank of scientists known as the Jasons has discovered a way to bioengineer autistic children who show savant talents mathematical geniuses, statistical masterminds, brilliant conceptual artists into something far greater and far frightening, in hopes of creating a world prophet for the new millennium, one to be manipulated to create a new era of global peace a peace on their own termsHalfway around the world, a man wakes up in a hospital bed with no memory of who he is, knowing only that he s a prisoner in a subterranean research facility With the help of three unusual children, he makes his escape across a mountainous and radioactive countryside, pursued by savage hunters bred in the same laboratory But his goal is not escape, nor even survival In order to thwart a plot to wipe out a quarter of the world s population, he must sacrifice all, even the children who rescued himFrom ancient Greek temples to glittering mausoleums, from the slums of India to the toxic ruins of Russia, two men must race against time to solve a mystery that dates back to the first famous oracle of history the Greek Oracle of DelphiBut one question remains Will the past be enough to save the future oh MOMMA I loved this book This is one of the few books in a series that the story alone carried it away to 5 stars It delved into the characters of Monk and Kowalski I am one of his HUGE fans and let go of Painter and Grey development It sure worked for me I don t know why, but this book dinged a spot in my heart. I absolutely love the Sigma Force novels by James Rollins, and this one was no let down He is everything Dan Brown wishes he could be The stories are smartly paced, well researched, intriguing and funny and thrilling and full of heart The characters are well crafted and we get so caught up in their personalities, even without boring side plots that reveal their relationships This one picks up after a very intense cliffhanger, so if you re new to the series I wouldn t suggest starting with th I absolutely love the Sigma Force novels by James Rollins, and this one was no let down He is everything Dan Brown wishes he could be The stories are smartly paced, well researched, intriguing and funny and thrilling and full of heart The characters are well crafted and we get so caught up in their personalities, even without boring side plots that reveal their relationships This one picks up after a very intense cliffhanger, so if you re new to the series I wouldn t suggest starting with this one The first is Map of Bones, and definitely a great intro That being said, this book can certainly stand alone if you don t mind not knowing the intimate details of their pasts These books are great fun, and this certainly lived up to the rest of them 4 Stars to an Old Friend When I picked upThe Last Oracleas my next read, I didn t realize that it had been nearly two years since I read the previous book in the Sigma Series I was quite surprised to see how far I had fallen behind Absence, as they say, only made the heart grow fonder Picking up a James Rollins novel is like sitting down with an old friend The flow of the story and the likeable characters are comforting and familiar While re entering the world of Sigma Force, the Last 4 Stars to an Old Friend When I picked upThe Last Oracleas my next read, I didn t realize that it had been nearly two years since I read the previous book in the Sigma Series I was quite surprised to see how far I had fallen behind Absence, as they say, only made the heart grow fonder Picking up a James Rollins novel is like sitting down with an old friend The flow of the story and the likeable characters are comforting and familiar While re entering the world of Sigma Force, the Last Oracle does little to shake James Rollins from the top of the Action Adventure Genre The Last Oracle intertwines action with history and science We receive a brief history in Gypsy or Roma people and their ancient connections We are also treated to an exploration of the plasticity of the human brain, autism and the scientific connections to things that we may consider mystical As always, Rollins has done his research and integrated seamlessly much like Michael Crichton did.Personally, may favorite Rollins Novels are his stand alone novels I have never come to love the Sigma force as much as his solo reads That said, I did name my son Grayson True story On one level, this novel follows a similar formula to the others in the series Generally, this bothers me and leads to the abandonment of series In the case of this novel and the others in the series, Rollins does a masterful job of crafting an interesting story with an engaging supporting staff.If you have not read any of the other Sigma Force Novels, do not fret if this is the only one you have to read This could be read as a stand alone novel While reading the previous novel would provide context for one thread of the story, the a Sigma Force newbie could read this and enjoy it fully.Another excellent installment in the Sigma Force Series Writing about characters that this reader doss nott care about is a recipe for disaster 1 of 10 stars

  • Hardcover
  • 448 pages
  • The Last Oracle
  • James Rollins
  • English
  • 15 October 2018
  • 0061230944

About the Author: James Rollins

James Rollins is the 1 New York Times bestselling author of international thrillers His writing has been translated intothan forty languages and has soldthan 20 million books The New York Times says, Rollins is what you might wind up with if you tossed Michael Crichton and Dan Brown into a particle accelerator together NPR calls his work, Adventurous and enormously engrossing Rollins unveils unseen worlds, scientific breakthroughs, and historical secrets matched with stunning suspense As a veterinarian, he had a practice in Sacramento for over a decade and still volunteers at local shelters Nowadays, Rollins shares his home up in the Sierra Nevada Mountains with his two golden retrievers, Echo and Duncan He also enjoys scuba diving, spelunking, kayaking, and hiking Of course, he loves to travel and experience new places around the world, which often inspire his next globe trotting adventure.


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