Masterful, Exceptional, and Thought Provoking. ...It is cliche to say things like `page turner' and `I could not put this book down', however it is in fact true. I did in fact read it cover to cover in a single sitting....Simon Barret, Blogger News Critic
Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) July 29, 2010
Jack Vane, a retired private investigator and ex green beret, is burnt out from his past . Even with a young, pregnant wife whom he credits with saving his life, Jack's medical problems and need to use a cane make him feel like an old man.
But all that changes forever when Charmant, the leader of a secret global organization, calls upon Jack for his help. With her talk of shadow governments, UFOs, and a lost ancient relic of incredible power, the woman strikes Jack as crazy, so he refuses to assist her.
Immediately after, Jack finds his wife dead--murdered. Did the secret organization kill her as a warning for him to be silent? Is it their plan to make him find the lost relic? Can he track down his wife's killer?
With his brother-in-law, Little Boy, a spiritual Native American and ex Army Ranger, Jack sets out on a quest to learn who murdered his wife. He doesn't realize his journey will lead him through a monstrous landscape of moral, spiritual, and actual physical transformation, to a discovery of ancient secrets and mythic truths--and ultimately, a chance to save the world.
Follow Jack through a labyrinth of mind-searing coincidences, doom-confronting situations, the menace of a world overlord, and a climactic battle with an ancient demon. In the end, Jack must solve the enigma of which secret organization are the good guys, find his destiny, save his soul and all Humanity.
'Action-packed thriller meets mythic fantasy, with a paranormal film noir atmosphere--it plays vividly like a movie in your mind. Take this riveting ride to discover Jack's destiny, and power--in Lost Relic of the Gods...
Who doesn't love a good conspiracy theory? In Lost Relic Of The Gods, Mayan prophecies, Hitler, Roswell, ancient biblical and mythological stories come to life. But each with fresh, unique synthesis and twists .
An evil relic, secret societies vying for control of it, and one man trapped in the deadly core of all those webs, unsure who are the good and the bad guys, while he tries to avenge the murder of his wife. And, save his own soul, and the world.
Lost Relic of the Gods, is an action thriller that blends mythical fantasy and the film noir atmosphere of classic, scary 1950's movies. A suspenseful expedition through a monstrous landscape filled with danger, by one obsessively driven man--into his personal evolution, destiny, and fulfillment of an ancient prophecy he wants no part of.
Jeffrey A. Friedberg is a master of secrets; he's a 32nd Degree member of the mysterious Masonic Brotherhood--the 2nd highest degree possible. As such he is a "Sublime Keeper of the Royal Secret.
Friedberg was also a private eye for 32 years. He holds various certifications in martial arts and serious self defense. As a detective he worked in Philadelphia, PA; NJ, De, NY, and FL, employing up to 125 people. With a Department Of Defense Clearance, he specialized in: deep investigation and undercover, organized crime, nuclear plant protection, personal defense, and more. He knows real life, dark secrets, deep conspiracies, and the madness of others.
Friedberg was an internet guru, and, later, a consultant to America On Line. He has a BA in English and Psychology/Sociology and has been writing for a lifetime.
Friedberg lives and writes from his mile-high hurricane shelter in the New Mexico desert, in the shadow of a dormant volcano.