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Area 51: the Mission | [Bob Mayer, Robert Doherty]

Area 51: the Mission

Hidden deep in the Amazon rain forest is a place shrouded in mystery. It is called The Mission. And in nearby villages people are screaming in pain as they die from a virus more deadly than Ebola. They can't escape it. They can't cure it. They can't stop it from exploding into a worldwide epidemic poised to kill us all.... Scientist Lisa Duncan and Special Forces Officer Mike Turcotte suspect this new "Black Death" is actually a biological weapon in an escalating war between us...and "them".
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Publisher's Summary

From New York Times best-selling author Bob Mayer writing as Robert Doherty: Now we know what the government hid there. It's time we found out why....

Hidden deep in the Amazon rain forest is a place shrouded in mystery. It is called The Mission. And in nearby villages people are screaming in pain as they die from a virus more deadly than Ebola. They can't escape it. They can't cure it. They can't stop it from exploding into a worldwide epidemic poised to kill us all....

Scientist Lisa Duncan and Special Forces Officer Mike Turcotte suspect this new "Black Death" is actually a biological weapon in an escalating war between us...and "them".

Them? The aliens who are part of a chilling conspiracy connected to ancient riddles, a covert government agency...and Area 51. Now from the Great Wall of China to a top-secret facility beneath Antarctica's ice cap, an eclectic group of soldiers and scholars are working with Duncan and Turcotte to give humankind one last shimmering hope to survive. To stop the aliens - at least until the Pandora's box of Area 51 opens up again....

©2011 Bob Mayer (P)2012 Bob Mayer

What the Critics Say

"This third volume in Doherty's ongoing chronicle of human-alien clandestine warfare should appeal to fans of UFOs, conspiracy theories, and 'ancient astronauts'." (Library Journal)

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    Anandasubramanian Amstelveen, Netherlands 04-03-13 Member Since 2009

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    The author has improved the tightness of the story and improved the writing style.
    I can't believe am listening to the 3rd book. Its actually good.

    Narration has improved, although not upto standards set by Ray Porter.
    Sometimes find it difficult to differentiate characters since same type of narration and accent is used.

    The story is now complex and contains more depth.

    Well done.

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    This series, which began with such promise in Area 51, has become rather long in the alien's tooth. This is mindless fiction, of course, but the story is difficult to follow, and then you realize, why bother? The various good and bad aliens and their earth bound allies and clones have just become tedious.

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    1*=I didn't like it..... 2*=It was OK...... 3*=It was good but I will never read it again.......... 4*=Maybe I will read it again in the future.............. 5*=I will definitely read it again(maybe more than once)

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    The original story was good but it dragged out for much longer than it had a right to.
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    What did you love best about Area 51: the Mission?

    The depth of detail correlates to the wonders of the world in such a manor as to enhance the story and make us believe it actually could be true facts and all the more make the series relavant. I am impressed.


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    I love science fiction and two words to describe my self "Audible Addict"

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