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The Book of Skulls: A Novel Robert Silverberg

The Book of Skulls: A Novel

Robert Silverberg

Published
ISBN : 9780575025127
Hardcover
222 pages
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Seeking the immortality promised in an ancient manuscript, The Book of Skulls, four friends, college roommates, go on a spring break trip to Arizona: Eli, the scholar, who found and translated the book- Timothy, scion of an American dynasty, born andMoreSeeking the immortality promised in an ancient manuscript, The Book of Skulls, four friends, college roommates, go on a spring break trip to Arizona: Eli, the scholar, who found and translated the book- Timothy, scion of an American dynasty, born and bred to lead- Ned, poet and cynic- and Oliver, the brilliant farm boy obsessed with death.Somewhere in the desert lies the House of Skulls, where a mystic brotherhood guards the secret of eternal life. There, the four aspirants will present themselves–and a horrific price will be demanded.For immortality requires sacrifice. Two victims to balance two survivors. One by suicide, one by murder.Now, beneath the gaze of grinning skulls, the terror begins. . . .