Contract with God
The discovery of a fragment of an ancient map leads Anthony Fowler, priest, CIA operative and member of the Holy Alliance, into an expedition in search of one of the most powerful ancient treasures of all.Anthony Fowler pays a visit to a war criminal living under a pseudonym because of the terrible experiments he performed on Jewish children. Fowler offers him a deal - he will not reveal the man's true identity in exchange for a huge candle covered in fine filigree gold. But it isn't the gold Fowler is after - it is the metallic object preserved within the wax, a missing fragment of an ancient map. Soon Fowler is involved in an expedition to Jordan set up by a reclusive billionaire who has links to the highest levels of the Catholic Church. But there is a traitor in the group - and he's patiently awaiting the moment to strike...
- Paperback | 448 pages
- 130 x 197 x 28mm | 320g
- 22 Jul 2010
- Orion Publishing Co
- Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
- London, United Kingdom
A heart thumping story teeming with secrets and deception * DAILY EXPRESS *
About J. G. Jurado
J.G. Jurado is an award-winning journalist and bestselling author. His debut novel, God's Spy, was an instant bestseller, with rights sold in 42 countries. The Traitor's Emblem won Spain's second biggest literary award, the Premio de Novela Ciudad de Torrevieja. He lives in Spain with his wife and two children.