Review of Russell Blake’s The Voynich Cypher
For his thirteenth novel, The Voynich Cypher, Russell Blake once again blows readers out of the water with his genius story-telling capabilities. We’re once again reading about Dr. Steven Cross, who’s journey to decipher one of the most cryptic secrets history has been holding on to, is a gripping and mind blasting consipiracy theory that makes Brown’s The DaVinci Code look like a first grade level reader. More intense and arresting than The DaVinci Code, Blake grabs readers attention with a shattering opening scene that draws the reader in and keeps them there until the final, shocking conclusion. A roller coaster ride that takes place over multiple countries and continents, as always, Blake finishes up by giving the reader an ending they could never guess at. Do not miss this electrifying thriller!