By Alex Archer, Joseph Nassise
It all started as a dream—a redheaded warrior king fought and died for his males centuries in the past. The dream may lead archaeologist Annja Creed to the king's undisturbed corpse…and considered one of England's maximum legendary artifacts. Deep in an archaeological dig in England's Midlands, Annja locates a braided necklace round a mummified king's neck. made from an strange material—not particularly obsidian, yet sparkling with multihued color—the torc is an striking locate. yet a person is familiar with precisely what the torc skill. And he'll do whatever to get his arms at the Tear of the Gods. whilst the dig is compromised and blameless archaeologists are slain, even Annja herself is left for lifeless. Now she is fleeing for her lifestyles, now not understanding the terrifying fact in regards to the relic she dangers every little thing to protect—or the devastating outcomes should still it fall into the inaccurate hands….
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She’d been frightened in regards to the police discovering the auto, yet in a space like this, the automobile will not be there lengthy adequate for the police to discover it. specially if she left it unlocked with the keys in it. She tossed the keys at the entrance seat, grabbed her pack out of the again and walked down the road, leaving the door open at the back of her, the inner mild sparkling like a beacon within the evening. a number of miles down the line she got here to a run-down inn, the type of position that will enable her pay money with no leaving a reputation on the entrance and wouldn’t say a observe in regards to the bloodstains on her blouse. Noting that the elevator used to be out of order, Annja intentionally took a room at the 5th flooring. with no the straightforward entry the elevator would offer, the 5th flooring was once excessive adequate to deter all however the such a lot made up our minds of human predators; the informal thief didn’t are looking to care for mountain climbing 5 flights of stairs whilst there have been more straightforward pickings somewhere else. She used the money she’d taken from the motive force of the Mercedes and paid for 2 nights upfront. whilst requested to signal for the room, a healthy of mischievousness overcame her and he or she used the identify of her well-endowed and wardrobe-malfunction-plagued cohost from Chasing History’s Monsters, Kristie Chatham. Imagining the glance on Kristie’s face while a few paparazzo requested her what she’d been doing staying in a slum inn within the north finish of London approximately made her burst into laughter correct there in entrance of the clerk and she or he vowed to herself that she’d leak the data the 1st probability she obtained. Annja climbed the slender flights of steps to her room. as soon as inside of, she locked the door in the back of her after which dropped her pack at the mattress. There particularly wasn’t a lot to where; a mattress, a beat-up outdated wardrobe and a small nightstand have been the one items of furnishings within the room. there has been a small secure set into one wall, however the scratches round the lock plate allow her recognize simply how secure it wasn’t. instead of threat placing the torc in it, she all started trying to find a spot she may well disguise it for a short while. Her first inspiration was once to tape it contained in the bathroom tank, yet one examine it instructed her that beginning it may require a hazmat swimsuit and every week of detox, in order that used to be out. She brushed off the air-conditioning vent for the easy cause that too many Hollywood video clips had used it as a part of their plots—it stands out as the first position anyone appeared, whether or not they have been aware of the organization or no longer. contained in the ceiling tiles was once out for a similar cause. Then her gaze fell at the skinny piece of baseboard that ran round the perimeter of the room. a number of items right here and there have been coming unfastened from the wall and he or she might see a slim house in the back of them. that may need to do, she concept. With the aid of a hanger from the closet, Annja controlled to pry one of many sections of baseboard unfastened from the wall with no destructive it or the nails that held it in position. Whoever had hung the baseboard at the partitions had minimize corners and hadn’t taken all of them how to the ground yet stopped as an alternative, leaving a inch hole among the wall and the ground, a niche simply sufficiently big to conceal the torc.