On December 21, 2012 the world will end unless the heir to the first Maya king can be found in time to make the blood sacrifice ancient gods demand. Cory McClintock is that heir, but the gods aren't the only ones hungry for a piece of Cory. By killing him, Cory's uncle can rule the new creation predicted to rise from the ashes of the old. Wil Cory save himself or the world reeling toward disaster? More
Adopted from Guatemala as an infant by an American archaeologist, Cory McClintock knows nothing about the culture of his birth, nor the ancient prophecy about the end of time. Days before the approaching apocalypse, Cory is kidnapped and returned to Guatemala. As the last living heir to the first Maya king, only Cory can satisfy the gods’ demand for human blood required by an ancient ritual. But the gods aren’t the only ones hungry for a piece of Cory. By killing him, Cory's biological uncle will make himself a living god and rule the new creation predicted to rise from the ashes of the old one. Cory has to choose: save himself, or a world reeling toward disaster.
CORY McCLINTOCK can save the world.
Dad's lying on the floor in a pool of blood. A sleaze-ball in a black BMW claims to be his long lost uncle, and on top of everything else scientists suddenly acknowledge that, yes, maybe there is something to the 5000 year-old Maya prophecy that the world is about to end.
So why is everyone trying to get a piece of Cory?
Because according to that same prop