Ryder (Ayesha Ryder, Book 1)

Ryder (Ayesha Ryder, Book 1)

Nicholas Pengelley


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Ayesha Ryder bears the scars of strife within the heart East. Now her prior is catching as much as her as she races to resolve a secret that spans centuries—and threatens to alter the process history.

As Israeli and Palestinian leaders organize to make a joint assertion on the Tower of London, an influential pupil is tortured and murdered in his well-appointed domestic in St. John’s wooden. educational researcher Ayesha Ryder believes the killing is not any accident. Sir Evelyn Montagu had unearthed surprising revelations approximately T. E. Lawrence—the famed Lawrence of Arabia. may possibly Montagu were specific as a result of his discoveries?

Ryder’s look for solutions takes her again to her previous existence within the heart East and right into a lion’s den of killers and traitors. As she attracts the eye of brokers from either side of the clash, together with detectives from Scotland backyard and MI5, Ryder stumbles deeper into Lawrence’s secrets and techniques, an wonderful case of royal blackmail, even the hunt for the Bible’s misplaced Ark of the Covenant.

Every step of ways, the endgame grows extra terrifying. but if an assault rocks London, the true gamers express their hand—and Ayesha Ryder is left conserving the ultimate piece of the puzzle.

Praise for Ryder

“[Nick] Pengelley units an unconventional tale free on and lower than the streets of London. together with his strange heroine, the writer rejects the clichés of action-adventure thrillers and can provide an incredibly unique read.”—Library magazine (starred review)

“An intriguing mystery with characters that you just can’t aid yet like . . . a thrill-a-minute tale . . . worth examining . . . Pengelley has successful with the nature of Ayesha Ryder.”—Fresh Fiction

“This fast paced crime/political mystery not just is well timed for today’s Israeli-Palestinian conflicts however it delves into old occasions that assisted in shaping the way in which the region’s political weather has advanced. . . . prepare for an edge-of-your-seat journey that includes a kick-butt heroine bent on justice . . . I had a blast interpreting Ryder.”—Popcorn Reads

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