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The Lightning Stones - A Novel

Jack Du Brul

An exciting new adventure for Doubleday—introducing #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor Jack Du Brul, and his erudite geologist with a special taste for international intrigue, Philip Mercer. Sinking thousands of feet below the surface of the earth in the Leister Deep copper mine in Minnesota, Philip Mercer rides a series of heavy-duty elevators to visit his old friend and mentor, Abraham Jacobs. Jacobs has led a research team to the deepest section of the mine for a groundbreaking study into climate change and cosmic rays. But as Mercer approaches the bottom, he is stunned to hear the unmistakable report of automatic gunfire in the massive underground chambers. He can't stop the inevitable: by the time Mercer finds his way to them, his dear friend, and the entire research team, have been efficiently executed. Mercer is left seeking answers . . . and revenge. This sets in motion a propulsive thriller intertwined with intrigue, vengeance, and cutting-edge science. Mercer is thrust into an international hunt for the murderers—and the frightening secret of what they were looking for. The Lightning Stones is a smart rocket ride . . . and a franchise in the making. Jack Du Brul became a #1 New York Times bestselling author with Clive Cussler, cowriting the Oregon series that has become a fan favorite. Du Brul's own backlist—featuring Philip Mercer—serves as a launching pad now for the reintroduction of Mercer on a much larger level. From the Hardcover edition.

An exciting new adventure for Doubleday—introducing #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor Jack Du Brul, and his erudite geologist with a special taste for international intrigue, Philip Mercer. Sinking thousands of feet below the surface of the earth in the Leister Deep copper mine in Minnesota, Philip Mercer rides a series of heavy-duty elevators to visit his old friend and mentor, Abraham Jacobs. Jacobs has led a research team to the deepest section of the mine for a groundbreaking study into climate change and cosmic rays. But as Mercer approaches the bottom, he is stunned to hear the unmistakable report of automatic gunfire in the massive underground chambers. He can't stop the inevitable: by the time Mercer finds his way to them, his dear friend, and the entire research team, have been efficiently executed. Mercer is left seeking answers . . . and revenge. This sets in motion a propulsive thriller intertwined with intrigue, vengeance, and cutting-edge science. Mercer is thrust into an international hunt for the murderers—and the frightening secret of what they were looking for. The Lightning Stones is a smart rocket ride . . . and a franchise in the making. Jack Du Brul became a #1 New York Times bestselling author with Clive Cussler, cowriting the Oregon series that has become a fan favorite. Du Brul's own backlist—featuring Philip Mercer—serves as a launching pad now for the reintroduction of Mercer on a much larger level. From the Hardcover edition.
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An exciting new adventure for Doubleday—introducing #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor Jack Du Brul, and his erudite geologist with a special taste for international intrigue, Philip Mercer. Sinking thousands of feet below the surface of the earth in the Leister Deep copper mine in Minnesota, Philip Mercer rides a series of heavy-duty elevators to visit his old friend and mentor, Abraham Jacobs. Jacobs has led a research team to the deepest section of the mine for a groundbreaking study into climate change and cosmic rays. But as Mercer approaches the bottom, he is stunned to hear the unmistakable report of automatic gunfire in the massive underground chambers. He can't stop the inevitable: by the time Mercer finds his way to them, his dear friend, and the entire research team, have been efficiently executed. Mercer is left seeking answers . . . and revenge. This sets in motion a propulsive thriller intertwined with intrigue, vengeance, and cutting-edge science. Mercer is thrust into an international hunt for the murderers—and the frightening secret of what they were looking for. The Lightning Stones is a smart rocket ride . . . and a franchise in the making. Jack Du Brul became a #1 New York Times bestselling author with Clive Cussler, cowriting the Oregon series that has become a fan favorite. Du Brul's own backlist—featuring Philip Mercer—serves as a launching pad now for the reintroduction of Mercer on a much larger level. From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Scott Brick

Length:

13h


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:12


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:58


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

07:15


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:45


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:16


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:48


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:00


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:56


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:00


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:06


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:00


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:55


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:55


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:51


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:41


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:52


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:57


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:04


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:51


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:04


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:06


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:49


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:37


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:45


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:37


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:53


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:56


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:41


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

06:14


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

06:15


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:03


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:09


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:47


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:19


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:59


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:59


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:34


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:14


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

07:03


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

07:28


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:59


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:36


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:53


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

06:23


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:42


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:48


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:29


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:04


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

04:27


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

04:41


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:27


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

07:19


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:10


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

05:17


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

03:00


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:05


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:51


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:20


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

08:53


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

05:58


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:46


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:49


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

05:02


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

05:58


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

05:42


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

06:20


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

06:24


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

05:54


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

06:30


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

06:03


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

05:47


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

06:35


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

05:35


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

07:39


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

07:24


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

05:35


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

06:01


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

05:44


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

05:39


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

07:08


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

08:08


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

06:38


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

05:41


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

05:20


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

05:49


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

05:49


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

02:55


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

08:55


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

04:09


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

05:19


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

06:16


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

06:15


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

07:17


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

07:30


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

05:55


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

06:07


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

06:19


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

06:20


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

06:45


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

06:33


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

05:50


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

04:40


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

06:59


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

06:57


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

07:10


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

05:20


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

05:40


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

05:24


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

06:47


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

06:31


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

06:25


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

06:06


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

02:13


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

04:09


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

05:58


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

07:06


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

07:20


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

05:32


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

06:20


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

06:09


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

07:34


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

05:38


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

05:58


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

06:11


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

06:38


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

07:21


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

05:40


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

04:30


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

02:28


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

00:28