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3.21  ·  Rating Details ·  39 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Rylan and his partner in crime, anthropologist Ursula Deiss, push deep into a dangerous rain forest in Madagascar with a group of scientists. In the jungle, they find a population of cryptic man-like primates. Their discovery quickly draws them into a vortex of an ancient conspiracy that is bound to change mankind's destiny. Enriched with extensive facts drawn from the ...more
Paperback, 280 pages
Published May 8th 2010 by Createspace
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Jeannie Mancini
Dec 27, 2010 Jeannie Mancini rated it it was ok
Although I'll give the book a couple of stars for a neat story idea, that's about as generous as I can get.

When a group of anthropololgists, scientists and a cryptozoologist band together for an expedition deep into Madagascar's jungle, secrets get revealed soon into the story as to just what the group is looking for that were not divulged to the group before signing on. When the group soon locates their target, creatures of the Kalanoro legend, all hell breaks loose when they capture a few of t
Dec 29, 2010 Nicolle rated it really liked it
I won this book on Goodreads First-reads. I only started reading this book a few days ago but I got totally hooked. The plot was not one I had experienced before and I felt that the characters had depth. I could tell something fishy was going on in the camp, though I admit I did suspect Ursula aswell as the Proffesor. When the kalamono attacked and everyone ended up dying soon after except Ursula and Rylan, I couldn't quite believe it. I knew there was more than half the book still to read and ...more
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Dec 31, 2013 Debra Slonek rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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Unique story about a chosen group of people, including an anthropologist and scientists, who were summoned and lured to the wild, dangerous rainforest in Madagascar. They searched for and encountered a mysterious group of primates, othermen. Even though there were many moments of adventure and suspense throughout this book, the plot lines were underdeveloped as were the characters.
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