Keywords: historical

Land of the Gods

Land of the Gods


Rob Jones

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Rob Jones Land of the Gods CHAPTER ONE Davis Faulkner peered over the top of his stylish browline glasses, a sinister smirk slowly taking up residence on his lean, hungry face. I like it, Josh. I like it very much. Were sure we can make this stick, right Joshua Muston gave a curt nod to the Vice President. They were sitting in the VPs formal residence at 1 Observatory Circle two miles northwest of the White House. Almost low enough to touch, a heavy bank of slate-gray cloud was skidding over the ...

Keywords: Adventure Historical Mysteries Thriller
MJ-12: Endgame

MJ-12: Endgame


Michael J Martinez

ISBN: 9781597809719
Year of publication: 2018

Michael J. Martinez MJ-12: Endgame Books by Michael J. Martinez The Daedalus Series The Daedalus Incident The Enceladus Crisis The Venusian Gambit The Gravity of the Affair novella MAJESTIC-12 MJ-12: Inception MJ-12: Shadows MJ-12: Endgame Dedication This ones for Sara. Thanks for believing. Authors Note As with the other books in the MAJESTIC-12 series, this novel includes viewpoints and commentary in keeping with the early Cold War era of the setting. Thus, youll find characters dealing with ...

Keywords: Area 51 Espionage Fantasy Fiction Historical Majestic 12 Paranormal Supernatural Thriller
The Secret Keeper: A Novel of Kateryn Parr

The Secret Keeper: A Novel of Kateryn Parr


Sandra Byrd

ISBN: 9781439183151
Year of publication: 2012

CONTENTS CoverCopyrightEpigraphFamily TreesPrologue Chapter One Chapter Two Chapter Three Chapter Four Chapter Five Chapter Six Chapter Seven Chapter Eight Chapter Nine Chapter Ten Chapter Eleven Chapter Twelve Chapter Thirteen Chapter Fourteen Chapter Fifteen Chapter Sixteen Chapter Seventeen Chapter Eighteen Chapter Nineteen Chapter TwentyAuthors Note Acknowledgments Principal Works of Reference Reading Group Guide About the Author COPYRIGHT Copyright 2012 by Sandra Byrd All rights ...

Keywords: 16th Century England/Great Britain Fiction - Historical Royalty Tudors
To Die For: A Novel of Anne Boleyn

To Die For: A Novel of Anne Boleyn


Sandra Byrd

ISBN: 9781439183137
Year of publication: 2011

COPYRIGHTCopyright 2011 by Sandra ByrdAll rights reserved.For permissions information address Howard Books Subsidiary Rights Department, 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020.First Howard Books trade paperback edition August 2011 Howard Books A Division of Simon Schuster, Inc. 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020 www.SimonandSchuster.com HOWARD and colophon are trademarks of Simon Schuster, Inc.Designed by Davina Mock-Maniscalco Manufactured in the United States of ...

Keywords: 16th Century England/Great Britain Fiction - Historical Royalty
Roses Have Thorns: A Novel of Elizabeth I

Roses Have Thorns: A Novel of Elizabeth I


Sandra Byrd

ISBN: 9781439183168
Year of publication: 2013

Praise for Sandra Byrd Roses Have Thorns: A Novel of Elizabeth I In Roses Have Thorns, Sandra Byrd has given the reader another amazing heroine to tell the intimate story of Englands greatest queen, Elizabeth I. What a unique point of view and deeply moving story Helena von Snakenborg provides. Byrd is especially adept at blending political and private lives. This is a timeless womens friendship novel as well as a poignant love story to cherishboth the roses and the thorns. Karen Harper, New ...

Keywords: Christian Fiction General Historical Romance
Chasing Gold

Chasing Gold


David Leadbeater

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

David Leadbeater Chasing Gold CHAPTER ONE Standing at a bare, undraped window, staring at the faade of the National Museum of American History where it let out onto Constitution Avenue wasnt quite Alicia Myles idea of a fun night. It was pitch black it was cold it was incredibly boring. Rob Russo, at her side, met her distant gaze with one of frustration. Cmon, Myles, its barely 22:00 hours. Cheer up, woman. Crap. That just makes it worse. Do you know how many different things I could be doing ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Archaeology Captain Henry Morgan Caribbean Historical Mysteries Mystery Pirates Thriller Treasure
The Atlantis Cipher

The Atlantis Cipher


David Leadbeater

ISBN: 9781503903128
Year of publication: 2018

David Leadbeater The Atlantis Cipher OTHER TITLES BY DAVID LEADBEATER The Relic Hunters Series The Relic Hunters The Relic Hunters, 1 The Matt Drake Series The Bones of Odin Matt Drake 1 The Blood King Conspiracy Matt Drake 2 The Gates of Hell Matt Drake 3 The Tomb of the Gods Matt Drake 4 Brothers in Arms Matt Drake 5 The Swords of Babylon Matt Drake 6 Blood Vengeance Matt Drake 7 Last Man Standing Matt Drake 8 The Plagues of Pandora Matt Drake 9 The Lost Kingdom Matt Drake 10 The Ghost Ships ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Crime Fiction Historical Mysteries Military Thriller
The King's Tomb

The King's Tomb


Rob Jones

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Rob Jones The Kings Tomb DEDICATION For My Family CHAPTER ONE The street lights of Lugano fell away below the Jet Rangers windshield as the pilot raised the collective and flew toward the fir tree-lined slopes of Monte Br. In the darkness of the choppers rear cabin, the man known as the Oracle was staring pensively through his window, weighed down with the baggage of his lifes mission. No, pilgrimage. He tapped his chin with a withered forefinger while he gave the matter some thought. As the ...

Keywords: Adventure Historical Mysteries Thriller
Atlantis Stolen

Atlantis Stolen


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright Atlantis Stolen Thanks very much to Cheryl my editor, and Kris, my beta-reader Prologue Dutch Trading Post, 1638. The barren winter landscape was desolate in its beauty. While the sun approached its zenith, it did little to stop the cold stinging his weather-worn face while he worked. Albert Olsen filled his bucket with another shovel of sludge and then turned to climb the slippery crest of the muddy bank. Once on the ridge, he didnt have far to walk before he could dump ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Atlantis Genre Fiction Historical Mysteries Literature & Fiction Maritime Adventure Sea Adventures Sea Stories
The Prometheus Objective

The Prometheus Objective


David Sakmyster

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

David Sakmyster The Prometheus Objective The Morpheus Initiative Series The Pharos Objective The Mongol Objective The Cydonia Objective The Tesla Objective Also By David Sakmyster: Jurassic Dead three novels Blindspots Escape Plans Final Solstice N.D.E. Crescent Lake Silver and Gold Twilight of the Fifth Sun Second Coming Returning Character List Caleb Crowe Current leader of the Morpheus Initiative now merged with the government black-ops Stargate Program. Reluctant psychic and former ...

Keywords: Adventure Historical Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Paranormal Psychics Supernatural Suspense Thriller Thrillers Thrillers & Suspense
Antonina; Or, The Fall of Rome

Antonina; Or, The Fall of Rome


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2002

ANTONINA OR, THE FALL OF ROME by WILKIE COLLINS PREFACE In preparing to compose a fiction founded on history, the writer of these pages thought it no necessary requisite of such a work that the principal characters appearing in it should be drawn from the historical personages of the period. On the contrary, he felt that some very weighty objections attached to this plan of composition. He knew well that it obliged a writer to add largely from invention to what was actually knownto fill in with ...

Keywords: 3rd-6th centuries -- Fiction Goths -- Fiction Historical fiction Rome -- History -- Germanic invasions
Last of the Breed

Last of the Breed


Louis Dearborn LAmour

ISBN: 9780553899351
Year of publication: 2010

Louis LAmour LAST OF THE BREED Introduction The soldier placed the flat, skin-wrapped package on the table before Colonel Zamatev and stepped back, standing rigidly at attention. Before diverting his attention to the package, Zamatev studied the soldier. Hunger, cold, and the exhaustion of long trails had sapped the mans strength and drained him of feeling. Gaunt and hollow-eyed he awaited orders. You saw nothing of Alekhin Nothing, sir. And the American You saw him He spoke to you We were told ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Historical Sagas
The Lost Goddess

The Lost Goddess


Tom Knox

ISBN: 9781101554340
Year of publication: 2012

Tom Knox The Lost Goddess Dedication This book is dedicated to the Tibetan villagers of Balagezong, Yunnan, southwest China. Authors Note The Lost Goddess is a work of fiction. However, it draws on many genuine archaeological, historical, and cultural sources. In particular: The Plain of Jars is an ancient site in remote central Laos, southeast Asia. It comprises hundreds of large stone vessels, maybe two thousand years old, randomly scattered across the meadows and fields of a limestone ...

Keywords: Adventure Archaeology Historical Mysteries Mystery Thriller
Raiders

Raiders


Rob Jones

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Rob Jones Raiders CHAPTER ONE The hunt was electric. Kiya felt the mans fear as he stumbled down the steps and strained his eyes in search of an exit. The Ravens watched him too, each circling around the vaulted chamber to cut off any possible escape route. But their prey was fast and knew the building better than any of them. Fumbling a door handle in the dark, Monsignor Bruno Scala, the head of the Vaticans Archivum Secretum pulled on the heavy oak door until a crack of light appeared in the ...

Keywords: Adventure Historical Mysteries Thriller
Atlantis Gold

Atlantis Gold


Rick Chesler

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Rick Chesler Atlantis Gold Prologue Great Pyramid of Giza, 1938 Selam Hasim was lost. He knelt on the stone floor of the chamber, somewhere deep within the great pyramid, and smoothed out a map on his knee while aiming a flashlight with his other hand. Drops of perspiration fell from his forehead onto the paper, pattering softly in the near silent space. The confusing array of mapped passages, rooms and chambers made his head spin as he tried to reconcile where he presently found himself with ...

Keywords: Adventure Historical Mysteries Thriller

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