Archaeologist Leo Mallory is on a dig. But this is no ordinary
assignment. He's deep in the heart of the Mexican jungle
uncovering a centuries-old Mayan city. Like a surgeon performing an intricate operation, Leo and his team skilfully remove each crumb of earth with the utmost precision.
In France, Interpol's Declan Carberry is busy trying to solve a string of ritual serial murders. Horrific in the extreme, the questions are who and why? Declan needs to move fast, for time is running out.
Delving into the history of the Conquistadors and the Maya of
South America, this vertiginous tale of snaring and netting,
old rituals and modern codes, blood-letting and immortality
is Easterman at his dizzying best.