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"Author of suspense thriller A DECEIT TO DIE FOR-- The book that is making waves across the globe." Ethandune Publishing

Raised on the ancient hunting grounds of the Mescalero Apaches, Luke Montgomery cut his teeth on tales of Geronimo’s exploits, supped with Viking heroes in Valhalla and embarked on exhilarating voyages with Odysseus. Somewhere along the way, he grew older, but he didn't grow up. After obtaining his MA in Linguistics, he set a course for adventure in Europe and the Middle East, where he lived for over a decade combing Hittite, Phrygian, Lycian, Greek and Roman ruins on the shores of the Mediterranean and Aegean. An inquisitive anthropologist and history buff, Mr. Montgomery immersed himself in the local culture, mastering

Picture This past weekend, the sleepy village of Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania found itself caught up in an international squabble. Its population of just over a thousand grew by almost 30 percent as protestors from around the country trekked to Pennsylvania’s vacation Mecca in the Poconos. What transformed this mountain hamlet into a scene of protest with bright red Turkish flags waving over pictures of... Read more of this blog post »
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A Deceit to Die For
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Description: A mysterious letter hidden in an old manuscript… Merciless assassins determined to recover it… An ordinary family fighting to survive… When history professor Ian O’Brien purchases an old collection of letters and books, he unknowingly steps into the world of a shadowy organization. His family is soon caught up in a web of intrigue and deceit spun out of a 16th century Muslim conspiracy that somebody still wants to keep secret. This powerful and ruthless group will stop at nothing to recover the document. Events spin out of control, tragedy strikes and the quest for answers begins. Facing impossible odds, they race against time to discover the truth and save their loved ones. In the process, they learn just how powerful and enduring a lie can be.
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message 2: by Luke

Luke Montgomery Yes, me too! Hopefully, it will be finished early next year. Meanwhile the novel is being translated into Turkish, so maybe more of your friends can read it in their own language. Ekrem wrote: "Hi Luke. Still waiting for the sequel to "A deceit to die for" ;)"

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Ekrem Hi Luke. Still waiting for the sequel to "A deceit to die for" ;)

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