A Templar secret, hidden for centuries...
1198. On the eve of his execution, disgraced Templar knight Johannes von Hartelius writes a last confession. The parchment conceals the location of the Copper Scroll, said to hold the secret of Solomon's treasure.
In present-day Iraq, John Hart discovers the message hidden in his ancestor's testament. Accompanied only by his beautiful Kurdish translator, Hart sets out to find the Copper Scroll.
John Hart must travel in his forefather's footsteps to Iran and the hollow mountain known as Solomon's Prison...but will he share the Templar's fate?
APPLE BOOKS REVIEW
Our heart rate sped up the moment we sat down with Mario Reading’s new John Hart action thriller, which can happily be read as a stand-alone. A car bomb explosion sends scrappy photojournalist Hart and his courageous Kurdish translator on the run. Soon, they’re engaged in a dangerous treasure hunt for an ancient scroll. As usual, Reading—a renowned expert on the Nostradamus prophecies—packs this heart-pumping adventure with fascinating detail about global politics, both modern and historical.