NOLAN MOORE IN THE POSSESSION
THEY CAME LOOKING FOR ANSWERS
A group of explorers arrive in the remote town of Birchlake, Northern California, to investigate the appearance of mysterious stone walls.
WHAT THEY FOUND WERE QUESTIONS
A teenage girl has disappeared without a trace.
FOR NOT EVERYONE IS AS THEY SEEM
Soon it becomes clear that the two events may be connected in the most terrifying way. Because sometimes the walls we build end up closing us in . . .
NOLAN MOORE IN THE ANOMALY
If Indiana Jones lived in the X-Files era, he might bear A STRONG resemblance to Nolan Moore — a rogue archaeologist hosting a youtube documentary series derisively dismissed by the "real" experts, but beloved of conspiracy theorists.
Nolan and his team seT out to retrace the steps of an explorer from 1909, who claimed to have discovered a mysterious cavern high up in the ancient rock of the Grand Canyon.
And, for once, he may have actually found what he seeks...
But then The cave begins turning against them in mysterious ways, and Nolan's QUEST becomes one of survival against seemingly impossible and terrible odds.
The only way out is to answer a series of intriguing questions:
What is this strange cave? How has it remained hidden for so long?
And why did its last visitors attempt to seal it forever?
PRAISE FOR THE ANOMALY
"This is my kind of book. The suspense mounts slowly... slowly... Then the horror lingers for a long, long time."
― R. L. Stine, New York Times bestselling author of the Goosebumps and Fear Street series
"THE ANOMALY crackles with claustrophobic tension that had me holding my breath. Sharp dialogue, a dizzying central plot, and a real sense of dread throughout. I couldn't sleep until I'd finished reading, and then I couldn't sleep just thinking about it. I loved it. Michael Rutger is here to stay."
— Sarah Pinborough, New York Times bestselling author of BEHIND HER EYES
“Gripping, exciting, page-turning fun. I suspect Michael Crichton would have been happy to put his name to it.”
— John Connolly, INTERNATIONALLY-BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE CHARLIE PARKER MYSTERIES
"THE ANOMALY is my type of story — terrific writing from a confident storyteller. What more could you want? Sure to be in the mix with the best thrillers of the year, it's a thrilling and haunting read from first page to last."
―Michael Koryta, New York Times bestselling author of HOW IT HAPPENED and THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD