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A key An ancient automaton A race against the devil to the deep blue sea It started inBC when a centurion on a rescue mission for Caesar went down with the ship in a storm With his last breath, he saw the object of Caesar s seafaring excursion an accursed, mechanical minotaur hit bottom and start to walk away While taping an episode of Chasing History s Monsters, TV host and archaeologist Annja Creed learns that her sometime friend and protector Garin has acquired an ancient butterfly key artifact, the kind once used to wind automatons, clockwork style devices Except, this key comes with a rumor attached, a story that it once worked a god touched device both rare and unbelievably powerfulNo sooner does Garin hold the key than it s snatched from his hands by a freewheeling historian who plays by her own rules And she wants ultimate power, which could happily include the sword of Joan of Arc The quest for the key and the mythological automaton reunites Annja, Garin and his old mentor Roux in Genoa, and pits them in a race across Europe to beat a foe as resourceful and skilled as Annja herself A silly series, but fun. Clockwork Doomsday finally reversed a common trend in the series, and it made me perk up So many of the books had Annja getting into a jam, and either Garen or Roux or both come running to help her out.In this volume, Garen gets into trouble with a family of villainous salvage divers over a clockwork antique from ancient Greece He calls Roux, who is also a target because of past events And they end up calling Annja, who drops everything to come running to their rescue.So, Annja to the res Clockwork Doomsday finally reversed a common trend in the series, and it made me perk up So many of the books had Annja getting into a jam, and either Garen or Roux or both come running to help her out.In this volume, Garen gets into trouble with a family of villainous salvage divers over a clockwork antique from ancient Greece He calls Roux, who is also a target because of past events And they end up calling Annja, who drops everything to come running to their rescue.So, Annja to the rescue Plus some details about Garen and Roux s lives between Joan and Annja And the family after them Roux killed a member of the family Never mind that said person was brutally torturing Roux for information, it is still all Roux s fault actually realizes that they are not aging although they decide that the ancient clockwork devices Roux is searching for are the cause of his long life All in all, a lot of stuff to like.The only quibble is that Annja was arrested at the start of the book after taking on Russian smugglers, and later on it is mentioned that she failed to show up in court when she was supposed to, so the question is, will we ever find out how she deals with that little problem This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here I was heartbroken when the clockwork pieces of art were lost again, but I loved the storyline, as always Thanks One of the bestThose of you who follow the Angel know that some of the writers aren t very good This book was written by one of the best Wish i knew who it was.