Amazonia by James Rollins

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews

unrated

Synopsis

The Rand scientific expedition entered the lush wilderness of the Amazon and never returned. Years later, one of its members has stumbled out of the world's most inhospitable rainforest—a former Special Forces soldier, scarred, mutilated, terrified, and mere hours from death, who went in with one arm missing . . . and came out with both intact.

Unable to comprehend this inexplicable event, the government sends Nathan Rand into this impenetrable secret world of undreamed-of perils, to follow the trail of his vanished father . . . toward mysteries that must be solved at any cost. But the nightmare that is awaiting Nate and his team of scientists and seasoned U.S. Rangers dwarfs any danger they anticipated . . . an ancient, unspoken terror—a power beyond human imagining—that can forever alter the world beyond the dark, lethal confines of . . .

 

About James Rollins

See more books from this Author
New York Times bestselling author James Rollins holds a doctorate in veterinary medicine and resides in the Sierra Nevada mountains. An avid spelunker and certified scuba enthusiast, he can often be found underground or underwater.
 
Published October 13, 2009 by HarperCollins e-books. 544 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Horror. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Amazonia

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

Workmanlike debut hardcover, a variation on King Solomon's Mines, this time set in the Amazon, where a search party seeks a bizarre protein that can kill and cure.

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of Amazonia

Fantasy Literature

Amazonia is definitely worth a look for those who think they might like a classic adventure, but don’t want to stray too far from their fantasy comfort zone.

Oct 13 2016 | Read Full Review of Amazonia

Reader Rating for Amazonia
84%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 664 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review

Reader reviews & activity

User Review

Michael Manley 18 Aug 2013

Rated the book as 3.5 out of 5

×