Fiction Book Reviews

The Sacred Cipher – by Terry Brennan

History’s greatest secret could be tomorrow’s greatest threat More historically and biblically accurate than The DaVinci Code and just as adventurous as an Indiana Jones movie, The Sacred Cipher combines action and mystery to draw readers into a world of ancient secrets and international escapades.

When an ancient scroll appears in a secret room of the Bowery Mission in New York City, Tom Bohannon is both stunned and intrigued. The enigma of the scroll’s contents will send Bohannon and his team ricocheting around the world, drawing the heat of both Jewish and Muslim militaries, and bringing the Middle East to the brink of nuclear war in this heart-pounding adventure of historical proportions. The Sacred Cipher is a riveting, fact-based tale of mystery and suspense.

If you want to read the Prologue of The Sacred Cipher, go HERE

Get prepared for a fast-paced, intriguing novel reminiscent of Indiana Jones or National Treasure. With constant peril, plot twists, and life-threatening mysteries, Terry Brennan has created a story that truly inspires the imagination without moving into the ‘unbelievable’ realm.
Though he sometimes spent too much time on explaining the ‘jargon’ of the language/history and there were a few questionable POV switches, the novel moved along at a gallop to the very end.
For those who enjoy suspense with a lot of historical intrigue thrown in, pick up The Sacred Cipher and enjoy.

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