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The Codex Audiobook

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Written by Douglas Preston

Narrated by Scott Sowers

Published on January 1, 2004

Audio is 1065 hours

About The Codex:

The bestselling coauthor of such page-turning thrillers as Relic and The Cabinet of Curiosities, Douglas Preston now spins an unforgettable tale of greed, adventure, and betrayal in The Codex.

“Greetings from the dead,” declares Maxwell Broadbent on the videotape he left behind after his mysterious disappearance. A notorious treasure hunter and tomb robber, Broadbent accumulated over a half a billion dollars’ worth of priceless art, gems, and artifacts before vanishing—along with his entire collection—from his mansion in New Mexico.

At first, robbery is suspected, but the truth proves far stranger: As a final challenge to his three sons, Broadbent has buried himself and his treasure somewhere in the world, hidden away like an ancient Egyptian pharaoh. If the sons wish to claim their fabulous inheritance, they must find their father’s carefully concealed tomb.

The race is on, but the three brothers are not the only ones competing for the treasure. This secret is so astounding it cannot be kept quiet for long. With half a billion dollars at stake, as well as an ancient Mayan codex that may hold a cure for cancer and other deadly diseases, others soon join the hunt—and some of them will stop at nothing to claim the grave goods.

,A page-turning thriller by the New York Times bestselling co-author of Relic and The Cabinet of Curiosities,

DOUGLAS PRESTON has worked for the American Museum of Natural History. With his frequent collaborator Lincoln Child, he has authored such bestselling thrillers as The Cabinet of Curiosities, The Ice Limit, Thunderhead, Riptide, Reliquary, Mount Dragon, and Relic.

Scott Sowers is an accomplished actor of both stage and screen. He has narrated numerous audiobooks by such authors as Robert Ludlum, John Hart, and Nicholas Sparks.

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“A totally engrossing experience.” —Audiofile on Cabinet of Curiosities

“Three sons are searching for their dying father who has vanished into the Central American jungle with the art and artifacts of a lifetime of collecting…cover to cover adventure…moves like a tropical thunderstorm.” —Barbara D’Amato, Mary Higgins Clark Award Winner

The Codex is an archaeological thriller at its very best, fast and fascinating. If you like The Da Vinci Code, you’ll really love The Codex.” —Michael and Kathleen Gear, USA TODAY bestselling authors of the People series

The Codex was published on January 1, 2004.

The The Codex Audiobook is 1065 hours. Speechify has the Abridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in The Codex

The Codex includes the following subjects: Action & Adventure. The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, Thrillers, General.

About the Author(s) of The Codex

The author of The Codex is Douglas Preston.

About the Narrator of The Codex Audiobook

The narrator for the The Codex Audiobook is Scott Sowers.

The Codex Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1593973969. The ISBN-13 is 9781593973964.

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