|Bestiary (2006) [Novel]|
by Robert Masello
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Series: Carter Cox
(From the publisher):
YESTERDAY, ONLY A PRIVILEGED FEW UNDERSTOOD THE MYSTERIES OF THE BESTIARY.
AN ANCIENT BOOK FROM AN ANCIENT LAND...LOOSING AN ANCIENT CURSE UPON THE WORLD.
RELEASE THE BEASTS OF EDEN...
A manuscript illuminated with fantastical creatures said to have roamed the Garden of Eden, the bestiary has been handed down throughout the centuries by one of the Arab world's prominent families.Commissioned to restore it is the beautiful young art curator, Beth Cox.
But it is Beth's husband, Carter--a young paleontologist making his own dire discoveries in Los Angeles's famed La Brea Tar Pits--who will be led by the bestiary into a living, breathing menagerie of wonders...and horrors.
...AND YOU OPEN THE GATES OF HELL.
Now, myth and reality are about to collide. Carter will step back into a world before time...and unleash the creatures that haunt our dreams and nightmares.
Original title: Bestiary
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure
Fiction→ Fantasy→ A Bestiary→ Mythical Beasts