A dark and fearsome secret lies hidden in a mysterious place, forgotten by time and humanity. If this secret were to be released, the world as we know it would be brought to its very knees!
Somehow, a monstrous man obsessed by his own importance and the perfection of his fingernails has stumbled onto the location of this threatening secret. And he is on a hurtling mission to set it free, and obtain its power as his reward!
Will the world buckle? Will our very existence be altered catastrophically? Will the end of our days of freedom and safety be looming on a bleak and barren horizon?
The world needs the presence of an archaeologist-poet and his devoted friends, intent on putting things to right. The world has been waiting ... and it needs such a man like never before.
The 16th astounding annal in the Cairo Jim chronicles -- the return of Cairo Jim!