Glen Craney


Glen Craney is an award-winning novelist, screenwriter, journalist, and lawyer. The Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences awarded him the Nicholl Fellowship for best new screenwriting. His debut novel, The Fire and the Light, was named Best New Fiction by the National Indie Excellence Awards and an Honorable Mention winner by Foreword Magazine for its Book of the Year in historical fiction. He lives in southern California.

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The Fire and the Light
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,390. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
As the 13th century dawns, Cathar heretics in southern France guard an ancient scroll that holds shattering revelations about Christ. A beloved Occitan countess must defy Rome to preserve the true path to salvation. Christianity suffers its darkest hour in this epic saga of troubadour love, monastic intrigue, and esoteric mystery set during the first years of the French Inquisition.
The Virgin of the Wind Rose
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 163,240. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Investigating an American missionary's murder in Ethiopia, State Dept. lawyer Jaqueline Quartermane discovers an ancient palindrome embedded with a cryptographic time bomb. Separated by half a millennium, two conspiracies dovetail in this thriller to expose the world’s most explosive secret: The real identity of Christopher Columbus and his connection to those now trying to ignite the End Times.
The Lucifer Genome
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,180. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Co-authored with John Jeter) The Black Stone of Kaaba has been stolen from Mecca, and former Defense Intelligence agent Cas Fielding must come out of retirement to recover the relic before the Saudi royal family is disgraced and toppled. Teaming up with a sultry female expert on meteorites, he soon finds his mission turning into a deadly race to locate the world's oldest human DNA.
The Spider and the Stone
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 178,590. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
As the 14th century dawns, the brutal Edward Longshanks of England schemes to steal Scotland. But a frail, dark-skinned boy named James Douglas defies three Plantagenet kings and champions the cause of his wavering friend, Robert the Bruce, to lead the armies to the bloody field of Bannockburn. A thrilling saga of star-crossed love and heroic sacrifice during the Scottish Wars of Independence.

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