Friday, 24 May 2013

The Last Templar : for fans of Da vinci Code

Book : The Last Templar

Author : Raymond Khoury

Published : 2005

Synopsis : Four masked horsemen, dressed as Templar Knights, storm into the Metropolitan Museum.Caught in the brutal mayhem, archaeologist Tess Chaykin watches in terror as the horsemen homes in on one piece in particular, a strange geared device and takes it away.
An  FBI investigation is launched and are joined by a Vatican envoy. The Horsemen’s dead bodies start turning up, ans Tess becomes more than a witness to the crime.Soon deadly forces battling to recover the lost secret of the Templars starts turning up. What follows is a deadly adventure involving  secret societies, FBI and The Vatican.

This one is in particular for fans of Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code who are looking for another historical thriller. It's a mix of  historical fiction, suspense, romance, and wild religious speculation, The Last Templar grips and is a perfect summer read.