2012, the Crystal Skull

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Transworld Publishers Limited, Dec 1, 2011 - End of the world - 538 pages
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A gripping race against time to save the world against certain disaster. Find out about 2012" "before you see the film!
2012. The date is set. Time is running out.
The ancient Mayans predicted the End of Days with uncanny precision.
But they also provided the key to staving off apocalypse: a flawless sapphire of incomparable beauty carved into the perfect likeness of a human skull.
For more than four centuries, the skull, and its legacy of dark intrigue and murder, have been hidden, protected by a code few can break.
Now it's about to be found.
But can we now uncover the secret that may yet save the world?

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User Review  - FrogPrincessuk - LibraryThing

An entertaining read that could be compared with Kate Mosse, Da Vinci and others. If you enjoyed them, you are likely to enjoy this. Certainly not new or particularly sophicated writing, but a good ... Read full review

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User Review  - bhowell - LibraryThing

I didn't enjoy this book though I am a big fan of Manda Scott and I did not quite finish it. I don't like fantasy or science fiction very much and this was just too much for me. It is nevertheless very well written and I can see it could be the basis for a very exciting movie. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Manda Scott has met with teachers and healers from tribal nations across the world. She has learned that the ancient Maya were astoundingly accurate astronomers, and believes that we should take their prediction that the world will end on 21 December 2012 very seriously indeed. A veterinary surgeon by training, she has also written the bestselling Boudica quartet of novels and is currently working on the second novel in her Rome series.

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