Matthew Reilly presents another rollercoaster ride with his thriller novel, Matthew Reilly- Temple 5th Edition. The story is about a quest of legendary Incan idol that has been made out of a unique type of stone. It is made of a stone that is supposed to be of terrifying use in the present century. Various rival groups have formed teams to hunt down this idol at any cost and a race has started. First published in 1999, the story of the novel is set deep in the jungles of Peru. This idol was hidden in the jungles four centuries ago, but for the Incan people it still signifies their spirit. It has been carved out of a rare stone that possesses destructive elements and can be more dangerous than any nuclear bomb. This stone can kill the entire planet and if caught in wrong hands could cause the end of mankind. The only clue available for this idol can be found in a 400-year-old manuscript and here in comes the role of Professor William Race, who is an American linguist. The U.S. Army enlists him against his will, to decipher the clues to locate the idol that could be a symbol of apocalypse. The journey to find this idol will lead Race and his team to the foothills of the Andes to a mysterious ominous stone temple that is sealed tight. There they locate a dangerous man-made sanctuary that is filled with unexpected dangers. Race and his companions soon realize that they are not alone in the temple and to penetrate in its premises is to break a golden rule, the rule of survival. Some doors are to be kept unopened, some treasures are meant to remain buried, and certain forces are there in the temple to ensure so. Matthew Reilly- Temple 5th Edition has been split into two stories both of which have been set in South America. Like his other novels, Matthew Reillys Temple is famously known for its fast pace, complexity of the action scenes, and twisting plots. The author is known for writing the fastest-moving action-adventure stories.