5 stars – Amazon Reader – “Fast Paced Historical Adventure. Rosser’s fourth Spire novel Is an exciting mix of historical adventure and science fiction thriller.226 BC: Fall of the Colossus of Rhodes…Present Day: A Stolen C.I.A Document…An Explosion Rips Into The Sphinx…Robert Spire is thrust into an archeological adventure spanning 2500 years and a search for a ancient relic – an object of imense power missing since historical times. It must be found at all costs, and time is running out…226 BC: Fall of the Colossus of Rhodes…The mighty statue of the Greek Titan, Helios, stood proudly in the port of the ancient city of Rhodes, Greece. Built to celebrate Rhodes’ victory over the ruler of Cyprus in 305 B.C., it is one of the tallest statues of the ancient world, until it is destroyed after only 56 years. Legend suggests the Colossus was destroyed by an earthquake…But legends can be wrong.Present Day: A Stolen C.I.A Document…Langley Virginia: When CIA agent, Dr Vincent Kramer, is found brutally murdered in the facility’s parking lot, it becomes apparent that his death is linked to a missing document that was stored in the agency’s secret vault – A document detailing clandestine remote viewing experiments on the Great Sphinx in Egypt.An Explosion Rips Into The Sphinx…Soon after the theft, an explosion rips into Egypt’s legendary Sphinx, revealing a secret chamber within the ancient monolith. Upon discovering that the events are linked, the UK’s GLENCOM agency, keen to assist the Egyptian Government with the suspected terrorist attack upon one of the world’s greatest historical monuments, sends their agent, ex-environmental lawyer, Robert Spire, together with archeologist and Egyptian-Greek mythology expert, Professor Casey Carr, to Cairo to investigate…Spire and Casey soon make a remarkable discovery, one which leads the pair on an perilous archeological hunt across ancient Egypt and the war-torn lands of Syria for the remains of the Colossus – one of the legendary Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. A sinister and powerful group of terrorists are also searching for the ancient artefact however, and will stop at nothing to get it. A group who believe that if they discover the final resting place of the Colossus, they will discover an ancient weapon more powerful than the Gods themselves…Cataclysm of the Ancients is an unputdownable, gripping, ancient historical archeological mystery thriller with a terrorist theme that will transport the reader not only through ancient Egypt, Syria and Europe, but through time itself…If you enjoy James Bond action adventures, Clive Cussler, Brett Battles and AG Riddle, you’ll love the Spire Action Thriller Series.
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Simon Rosser LIb, was born in Cardiff, South Wales, UK, in 1968.When he’s not busy with his day job as a personal injury lawyer, he is the author of Action-Adventure-thriller novels, predominantly the Robert Spire Action Thrillers, which all have an ecological, historical science-fiction mystery cataclysmic theme. Think James Bond mixed with Indiana Jones and a bit of environmental / historical facts thrown in for good measure…Favorite authors include – Ed McBain, James Patterson, Lee Child, Lincoln Child, Douglas Preston, Patrick Lee, Michael Grumley, A G Riddle and Clive Cussler.Favorite movies – Good The Bad and The Ugly, Jaws, Deliverance, Star Wars, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, It’s A Wonderful Life, Scarface, Play Misty For Me, Electra-Glide In Blue, The Abyss, Deliverance, Contact, Alien, Predator, Interstellar, The Thing and many others.Previous Books – THE A-Z OF GLOBAL WARMING – updated 2012 edition, and the Robert Spire Eco-terrorism action-thrillers TIPPING POINT, IMPACT POINT, MELT ZONE, CATACLYSM OF THE ANCIENTS and soon to be released in January 2020, the fifth Spire thriller, CRYPTO.The author has also written Sci-fi thrillers, VAPORIZED I AND II and SALIENT, together with stand alone espionage adventure thriller, RED MIST.All books available in Audiobook and Kindle/ebook format.If you enjoyed reading any of my books, and have the time, please stop by and leave a Amazon review. It will be much appreciated, thanks. Also please sign up to my newsletter on my website to your FREE copy of Tipping Point and news on other deals and promotions.For more information, visit the author’s website at http://www.simonrosserauthor.com