A collection of priceless artefacts has been stolen from the Langford Museum. The authorities have no leads. The museum guild, determined to keep the theft from public knowledge, have hired a discrete team of experts to track down the missing artefacts and bring them back before anyone notices that they're missing.
They should have hired Nick instead.
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.
“Indiana Jones meets the DaVinci Code” WSJ 7/19/13
Four men of faith confront an ancient evil, and a sinister conspiracy whose tentacles stretch from Stockholm to Singapore. At the heart of the thriller is a Green Beret turned Priest who is an expert in the black market sale of stolen artifacts. When you stare down evil, a few prayers can help, but so can a well-aimed sniper rifle.
Karen Price had been looking forward to her wedding for nearly a year. It had been cancelled twice, once due to a plague of magical insects and once because of an outbreak of zombies. Of course a wedding never goes entirely to plan and as ex Marine Mike Doyle battles dark forces Karen finds herself in unexpected danger along with an unaware tv crew and a group of archaeologists digging up the past
Mars, 13,000 BCE. Atlanka City faces a devastating asteroid collision, only Persephone Vorn together with her sister Josephine can save the city from certain disaster. From Persephone having to dodge plasma bullets and outwit a dynamic AI, to disaster befalling the S.I.V. Jovus. There is so much we don't understand of our history, so much is lost in time. Are we really so sure of our origins?
While investigating one of the deepest caves in the world, a team of scientists and cave explorers becomes trapped. They must rely on a phobic doctor and a Mayan revolutionary to come to their rescue. In their descent, they encounter chambers drenched in snottites, toxic gas, fast-flowing sumps, and a mystery—or curse—that may leave them buried 2000 meters deep. Will they escape?
Budding archaeologist Chanla Pex, descendant of a Maya king and destined to be a shaman, finds an ancient Mayan bark-book. While seeking treasure from its riddle, she interrupts a knife-wielding looter. She curses him to death by crocodile and discovers powers she didn’t know she had. Pex channels her talents as a shaman to trace stolen Maya artifacts and becomes the Indiana Jones of the Yucatán.
An extraordinary story about the exploration of the earth's deepest and most well kept secrets.
Archeologist Frank Goodman is haunted by the early death of his father and has developed an unorthodox view of the past. With the help of his young assistant, Marta Dupree, he sets out to prove his detractors wrong but discovers more than he bargained for. The secret of Monk's Groove is revealed.