Get Your Free Audiobook

Non-member price: $39.50

After 2 months, Audible is $16.45/mo. Cancel anytime.

Publisher's Summary

Brought to you by Penguin.

Kurt Austin and the NUMA crew risk everything to stop a cutthroat arms dealer from stealing a priceless ancient treasure in the thrilling new novel from the number one Sunday Times best-selling grand master of adventure. 

In 1074 BC, vast treasures disappear from the tombs of Egyptian Pharaohs. In 1927, a daredevil American aviator vanishes on an attempted transcontinental flight. And in the present day, a fishing trawler - along with its mysterious cargo - sinks off the coast of Scotland. How are these three mysterious events connected? And, more importantly, what do they mean for Kurt Austin and his NUMA team? 

As they search for answers, the NUMA squad join the agents of the British MI5 to take on a wide-reaching international conspiracy. Their common enemy is the Bloodstone Group, a conglomerate of arms dealers and thieves attempting to steal ancient relics on both sides of the Atlantic. Kurt and his team soon find themselves wrapped up in a treacherous treasure hunt as they race to find the lost Egyptian riches...before they fall into the wrong hands.  

©2020 Clive Cussler, Graham Brown (P)2020 Penguin Audio

What listeners say about Journey of the Pharaohs

Average Customer Ratings
Overall
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    40
  • 4 Stars
    8
  • 3 Stars
    3
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0
Performance
  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    39
  • 4 Stars
    6
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0
Story
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    34
  • 4 Stars
    8
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    1
  • 1 Stars
    0

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

Gripping adventure

Kept me enthralled the whole way. Hard to put down. Piques curiosity and pace is exciting.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

Clive Cussler at his best

Scott Brick brings Cussler's books to the forfront of brilliance again.He will always be missed.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for moby
  • moby
  • 20-04-2021

very enjoyable

This book pretty much has action from start to finish. So if that's what you like then this book is for you. I thought the narrator was excellent. I really enjoyed this book

  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    2 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Sally Ann Lewis
  • Sally Ann Lewis
  • 22-02-2021

Good book spoiled by distracting narration

Really struggled to get into this book. Normally love Cussler but the narration was off-putting. Variation in tone is great but not when in the wrong places! Added stresses and punctuation in very odd places . I applaud the reader for trying accents , but if you do try broad Scot it shouldn't lapse into Irish half way through a sentence.
Good book spoiled. The clue is in the word "Audio." ! If necessary re record the sections that go wrong, don't leave them in to distract a poor defenceless listener!

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Riaan Landsberg
  • Riaan Landsberg
  • 12-01-2021

Clive Cussler rocks!!!!

brilliant as always. the best fiction writer of all time. cant wait to get the next one.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Anonymous User
  • Anonymous User
  • 21-11-2020

Great Fun

loved it. wish we could of found the gold ha ha looking forward to the next book.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for parrotlady Customer
  • parrotlady Customer
  • 13-11-2020

great story with a twist

loved it but you cant fault Clive Cusslers books really enjoyable read. S o full of action and twists and turns

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Kindle Customer
  • Kindle Customer
  • 10-10-2020

A classic Cussler roller-coaster of an adventure

With an engrossing plot, and great narration, this novel sends you on a fairground ride of ups and downs, withing a hard to put down storyline. Cussler and Brown hit the success button right on with this rip roaring tale.

  • Overall
    2 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    2 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for malcolm p knight
  • malcolm p knight
  • 17-05-2020

A struggle

Couldn't finish the listen. Promising start but soon deteriorated into tedium. Apalling narration with unbelievable, comical accents.

  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Tudor Williams
  • Tudor Williams
  • 19-04-2020

typical Cussler great for escapism

narrator was clear and kept the characters voices distinct more words needed more words needed

In the spirit of reconciliation, Audible Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.