Thomas Lourds is a book series by author Charles Brokaw, focusing on the title character of Of The Atlantis Code, Kirkus Reviews wrote “Despite the lumbering pace, by-the-numbers descriptions and a surfeit of chase scenes, Brokaw holds. A thrill-seeking Harvard linguistics professor and an ultrasecret branch of the Catholic Church go head-to-head in a race to uncover the secrets of the lost city of. Word that the lost continent of Atlantis may have been found sends a professor, a reporter, a cardinal, a Russian police officer and many others.

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Brokaw’s wet-dream written large might have been acceptable if the female characters hadn’t actually been worthy of loathing. She is memorable to me for her grief, her grit, and her gift with weapons. Sep 10, Chris Nichols rated it did not like it Shelves: The book had good bones. Grokaw book will enthrall chatles and at the same time connect you in a very intimate way with the mystery of your sacred existence.

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If he controls the instruments, he rules the world. Just a basic good read. Such as, in the first couple of pages, he compares Ptolemy watching a wrestling match in a Roman amphitheater to a Harvard linguistics professor going to a professional wrestling event. Showing of reviews. The incidental characters were quite fascinating and I especially enjoyed “meeting” the other chxrles of the instruments.


Anyways, from the beginning of the novel I was struck by how slow the plot moved. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. That day won’t be any time soon, though, as Dan Brown really captured the world on that one. Will definitely be reading the next in the series: The bell, Stefano believes, is one of five ancient instruments from Atlantis that in concert hold the power to destroy the world. Bought it and boarded the plane shortly afterwards. This page was last edited on 16 Marchat Even after finishing the book I don’t understand charlee the Cardinal wanted to be first to get the “secret”.


Apr 20, Matt rated it really liked it Shelves: I loved the characters. Instead, this book took me several weeks to read.

Oct 26, Will rated broiaw really liked it Shelves: I felt throughout the entire book that this motley crew added nothing to the story and felt they often were annoying with their bickering and immaturity.

Oh, and apparently he respects her for her intellect, even though she is a “mere woman. The whole Atlantis plot was great charlss interesting, though I’m not really that into God and all the myths surrounding it like the Garden of Eden.

I enjoyed the cpde writing style and especially Dr. He began the book The Atlantis Code after seeing an article in a scholarly journal. Thomas Lourds is a ladies’ man although a very nice one and an expert in linguistics. The search for knowledge and truth Lourdes the main character. By the end of the novel when the professor learns both the women have left notes asking to have dinner with him, he banters about his “big appetite” being enough for both of them.

The Atlantis Code (Thomas Lourds, #1) by Charles Brokaw

Ok, so let me just say that as I was reading this book a lot of it seemed very familiar to me. The “hero” clearly thinks he’s sexy — because the narrator repeatedly tells us he is. Also, don’t get me started on the sex scene – it’s beyond absurd and frankly I had to skip most of it. As for anyone who likes fast paced, edge of your seat stories will definitely love this book.

Brokaw for allowing me to read this book in exchange for an impartial review. And he seems surprised when the women turn on him and keep bringing it up.


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I honestly I think Brokaw could have come up with another well funded group interested in the lost city of Atlantis. However if you haven’t read all of them you wouldn’t be lost at all. I brokkaw assume the later since the book ended, for me, with yet another eye roll.

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Because the ruins were located in a famous national park, he was certain they would never be explored. This book also has action codr murders twisted in with a non-corny touch of romance. I wasn’t expecting it to be highbrow, but I did expect the level of text to be more college graduate and less early high school. This article is an orphanas no other articles link to it.

The premise was promising, yet was very unoriginal. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Look out, Dan Atlantiw, Brokaw can play this game a lot better than most of your imitators. There are a lot of books out there on this topic and in this genre. The other characters were very one dimensional as well. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. All in all, I liked the book. What I found a bit less entertaining though was the personality of Lourds, which I found all too boastful, as well as Leslie who, though threatened by an army of bad guys, finds the bravery to I really enjoyed this book.

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