• The Zulu Curse: An Archaeological Mystery Thriller

  • Cornell Professor Rob Johnson Mystery Thrillers, Book 3
  • By: Bradford G. Wheler
  • Narrated by: F.C. McAllister
  • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
  • 4.6 out of 5 stars (63 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Adventure, archaeology, high-tech cyber spying, and mystery mix to form a breathtaking, action-packed tale.

Why is tech billionaire Walter Falone involving Cornell archaeology professor Rob Johnson in something that appears to involve so little archaeology? The latest adventures of Professor Johnson and his protégée Abbey Summers take them to Peru, Rotterdam, Africa, London, and Australia in a new mystery thriller from author Bradford G. Wheler. 

How are dead rhino poachers, grave robberies, bioengineered disease outbreaks, and stolen ancient manuscript all related? While Professor Johnson, Abbey, and their crew try to unravel a set of clues that don’t seem to make any sense, they must dodge bullets too. Someone is desperately trying to stop them - by any means necessary. Is it gangsters, eco-terrorists, corporate warfare, or something much more sinister? Is their own government trying to kill them?

This assiduously researched, fast-paced novel brings archaeology, bioengineering, and cyber espionage to life against an international backdrop of five continents. Listeners will meet a fascinating cast of characters on the trail of the elusive international criminal killers.

Mixing the action of David Baldacci’s The Hit, the tech thrills of Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park, and the dialogue of Robert B. Parker’s Spenser novels, The Zulu Curse is a true pleasure to listen to.

©2019 Bradford G. Wheler (P)2019 Bradford G. Wheler

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Absolutely a terrific story and plot line. You feel as though you are trying to keep up with story and the different surprises keep you in suspense.

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The Zulu Curse

The story is a little faster paced than the previous episodes, but the details are all correct, and the story is as believable as any great fiction can be. This book can stand on its own, but this series deserves a reader to start from the first book, you will enjoy the journey.

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A Great Piece Of Work

Very suspenseful story center on the beginning, the creation of man. Many hidden character motives which are not revealed until toward the end of the book.

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Strongly Recommended!

I loved listening to this book and will definitely buy another one by this author. Great plot and theme with fun locations.

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I enjoyed the plot and characters. Very imaginative. Fiction at it's most interesting. I did not dislike any part of it.

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A Great Book

It was a great book, fast moving. I couldn't put it down. A must for people who enjoy archeology type material.

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A Fantastic book I read it in one night could not put it down. If you like mystery it is a must to listen to.

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Great Audiobook

This story kept me from work and sleep! I loved it, I could not put them down. This story was great. Thank you.

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I have enjoyed these books very much, they were not what I expected but kept me engaged. Toward the end, I was able to solve the ending which didn't alter my enjoyment.

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This author is an excellent storyteller and I definitely will be getting more of his books. He keeps the story interesting and moving right along so you don't get bored.

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Awesome Story

The author did it again, he is awesome, I love his books you can't put them down

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