Books tagged: archaeology adventure

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Ancient Island
Price: Free! Words: 81,660. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
A French explorer discovers an ancient chamber buried in a Florida jungle. He realizes the site is connected to a sinister organization which has manipulated world events for ten thousand years. In an effort to stop them, the Frenchman enlists the help of five gifted boys, an ultra-wealthy businessman, the world’s brightest scientists, and a girl with a special genetic connection to the chamber.
When it was Dark
Price: Free! Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Christopher Wright. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
A tomb is discovered outside Jerusalem with the body of Jesus apparently still there! A young curate, a journalist, and a music hall singer who is the mistress of a famous man, put their lives in danger as they set out to discredit the discovery, believing that a wealthy, militant atheist could be responsible for the hoax -- if indeed it is a hoax.
Plagued, With Guilt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 183,930. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Modest professor Ben Appelstein and four gifted students join the first archaeological expedition in postwar Iraq. But their promising futures are cruelly shattered by a bloody Islamic insurgency that threatens to destroy everyone it touches. The survivors escape one chaotic maelstrom only to discover they unwittingly unlocked another, as humanity itself is imperiled by a horrific new affliction.
Catacomb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An art conservator joins her policeman boyfriend in a perilous search under the city of Rome for a lost trove of Nazi-looted art.
Archaeology Kids Mystery of the Anasazi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Join twins, Paul and Sylvia Martin as they discover a new archaeological site in the Southwestern United States. Follow along as they get to participate in the excavation of this Anasazi cultural site and see actual photos of the features and artifacts found.
The Irrelevant Tales
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,040. Language: British English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An historical fantasy set in 19th Century Europe centered around a starving young Irish would-be impressionist painter caught up in the mysterious plight of an eccentric British archaeologist on the hunt for an ancient treasure.
Shadows of Al-Bara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dual storyline connects the First Crusade with the world of archaeologists, forgers and smugglers. The main character is drawn into a criminal investigation of a murder and the circumstances guide her around Europe, from the Mediterranean and Turkey to Normandy in a historical parallel that reveals the reality behind a modern-day mystery of Saint Wenceslaus' helmet.
The Mattherhill Pirates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: Australian English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » General
Nick's aunt has gone missing, leaving few clues to point the way. With a makeshift crew comprised of mercenaries, an ex-pirate, and a war veteran with a missing arm, it's up to Nick to brave pirates and intrigue to bring her back to civilization. Set against a backdrop of Edwardian Steampunk, The Mattherhill Pirates is part adventure and part mystery, all wrapped up in piracy and politics.
The Forgotten Templars Volume II The Shield and The Lost Ship
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 88,700. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » General
Volume two of The Forgotten Templars. First The Manuscript and now The Shield and The Lost Ship. The adventure continues.
The Temple Legacy.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,060. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
What links the brutal killing of a retired church minister, a secret church group and the sailing of a Templar ship over seven hundred years before? Fate draws Helen Johnson, a young church minister, and her archaeologist boyfriend Sam Cameron into the deadly mix and they must race to solve the mystery before the killing reaches them. And time is running out - fast.