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The Signby Raymond Khoury
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Another cutting-edge thriller set at the intersection of science, religion, and history from the bestselling author of The Last Templar
New York Times bestselling author Raymond Khourya whose debut novel, The Last Templar, has sold more than a million copies in the United States, and whose second, The Sanctuary, was also a major national bestseller, returns with The Sign, Like the first two, this new thriller combines gripping contemporary suspense with a high-concept mystery rooted in history, philosophy, religion, and science. And like those novels, it is bound for bestseller lists nationwide.
In Antarctica, a scientific expedition drops anchor for a live news feed. As the CNN journalist begins her report, a massive, shimmering sphere of light suddenly appears in the sky, enveloping the ship in luminous white light before disappearing as mysteriously as it arrived — the entire event witnessed by an incredulous world audience.
Meanwhile in a dusty bar in Egypt, a dozen men are lazily discussing the state of the world when the brilliant, glowing symbol on the television stops them cold. One man breaks out in a sweat, crosses himself repeatedly, and rushes out of the bar muttering the same phrase over and over again: It can't be.
Across the Internet and around the globe, a stunning controversy threatens to consume the world: Has God finally decided to reveal himself? Or is something more sinister at hand?
"A thriller that easily races from the page to your eye at a page a minute" Bookreporter.com
"The Sign is a rapid paced adventure that delivers equal quantities of story and lesson, neither one suffering in the process.... The Sign is a prize to be savored." Steve Berry, author of The Paris Vendetta
"Khoury pitches an eloquent argument for the value of personal responsibility toward one another while maintaining careful stewardship of the earth.... Highly recommended." School Library Journal
Raymond Khoury returns with a provocative thriller set at the intersection of science, religion, and history in which a sign in the heavens may unleash hell on earth...
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last Templar
New York Times bestselling author Raymond Khoury returns with a provocative thriller set at the intersection of science, religion, and history in which a sign in the heavens may unleash hell on earth...
About the Author
Raymond Khoury is the bestselling author of The Last Templar, which topped international bestseller lists at #1 and spent more than three months on the New York Times bestseller list in hardcover. Khoury is also an acclaimed screenwriter and producer for both television and film.
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