From cage-fighting in las vegas to papal intrigue in vatican City, to deadly nanotech research in the mountains of Iran, Rick Jones pulls the strands of global conspiracy into a tightening web and a clock-ticking finish that snares the reader and doesn't let go. Echoes of michael crichton and james rollins make Pandora's Ark a story you won't want to miss!" --David Wood, author of the Dane Maddock Adventures.
Now in the hands of a terrorist group, the Vatican has come within the crosshairs. Thirty years later that technology has been perfected. In a lab somewhere in a remote mountain region in Iran, have been created to be self-sustaining and self-reproducing, or micro-bots, nanoparticles, each day evolving and learning from experience.
Pandora's Ark TheVatican Knights series Book 4 #ad - Get up to speed with the vatican knights series now, so you can be the one to tell your friends how good these books are, rather than having to hear it from them. K. W. Using the ark of the covenant as a trojan horse, Kimball Hayden and his team of Vatican Knights must stop the promise of complete destruction of Rome by combating something unseen, and something that can kill within seconds.
The Bridge of Bones The Vatican Knights series Book 5EmpirePRESS #ad - Few dare to challenge him. With his back against the wall, kimball is forced to choose Justice over Law by taking on Jadran Božanović in a contest that only one man can survive. While vacationing in paris, shari cohen’s children are kidnapped by Jadran Božanović, a Croatian kingpin who runs a human-trafficking cartel who is as deadly as the knife he wields.
But kimball finds that his team is quickly outmanned and outgunned, the death toll climbing against forces that are the deadliest the Knights have ever faced. And even fewer dare to defy him. With time running out and her resources running thin, shari calls upon the aid of Kimball Hayden and his team Vatican Knights—an elite group of commandos dedicated to protect the sovereignty, interests and citizenry of the Church—and are once again reunited.
The Bridge of Bones The Vatican Knights series Book 5 #ad - The bridge of bones is a grueling look at human trafficking and possibly the best Vatican Knights thriller yet. Kane gilmour, bestselling author of RAGNAROK and RESURRECT. Ferociously paced and executed, bridge of Bones is an all-out automatic weapons burst of an action-thriller following a secretive Vatican military arm as they help those who can't help themselves.
A sinister human trafficking operation must be stopped--but where the letter of the law is not enough, will a higher justice prevail?" — Rick Chesler, author of Wired Kingdom and Solar Island “From a heart-wrenching abduction on the streets of Paris to a blistering gun battle on a yacht, Jones takes the reader on a fast paced ride of action and adventure while delving deeply into both the soul of a warrior and a mother’s grief.
But kimball soon learns that the Croatian is as ruthless as his legend and just as powerful, if not more so, than the Vatican Knight himself.
Crosses to Bear The Vatican Knights series Book 6EmpirePRESS #ad - And when vatican city is threatened with complete annihilation, he returns to fight a battle against a foe he cannot possibly defeat. In las vegas, a vicious underground clan called the Community surfaces at night to prey on the weak. In paris, two old foes of Kimball Hayden reunite as a kill team to hunt him down.
Now considered dead by the Vatican, Kimball Hayden is leading a secretive life living on the streets of Las Vegas. Once again kimball finds himself in the role as the ‘priest who is not a priest’ fighting to protect those who cannot protect themselves. But when a parish comes under the threat of a vicious mob, he finds himself thrown back into a world of violence.
Crosses to Bear The Vatican Knights series Book 6 #ad - In new mexico, the population of a small town is completely wiped out. In a galveston, texas lab, a lethal strain has been stolen by a terrorist faction.
The Iscariot Agenda The Vatican Knights Book 3EmpirePRESS #ad - Kimball hayden is the commander of an elite commando group known as the Vatican Knights, a black-op force that works for the Church to protect its sovereignty, its interests, and the welfare of its citizenry. This alpha assassin has set Kimball within the crosshairs and is systematically destroying his old team of elite fighters, the Force Elite.
Not only does kimball have to battle something far more dangerous than anything he has ever encountered, but he must destroy this Alpha Assassin before this killer brings his personal war to the Vatican. But kimball is being stalked by someone from the past, a soldier that is stronger, faster, and far more brutal—an assassin so deadly not even the Vatican Knights can stop him.
The Iscariot Agenda The Vatican Knights Book 3 #ad - Kimball is then sent to confront this killer who leaves behind lettered clues carved into the flesh of his teammates: ISCARIOT.
Shepherd One ENGLISH version TheVatican Knights Book 2EmpirePRESS #ad - While traveling across the united states during the Papal Symposium, Shepherd One, the papal plane, is commandeered by a terrorist cell calling itself the Muslim Revolutionary Front. On board shepherd one is his personal valet, a man who is the leader of a clandestine op group of elite commandos known as the Vatican Knights.
His mission: retake the plane and remove all hostile opposition. While the american leadership is forced to follow through with a proposition that would cripple the intelligence network between the allies, Pope Pius XIII is not without his own weapon. On board: a nuclear payload with half the yield that destroyed Hiroshima.
Shepherd One ENGLISH version TheVatican Knights Book 2 #ad - Their demand to the U. S. Government: assassinate the five leading principals of Mossad. Using his very particular set of skills, Kimball Hayden must neutralize the situation before thousands of lives are lost, including that of Pope Pius XIII.
Dark Advent The Vatican Knights series Book 8EmpirePRESS #ad - Growing up with a sheltering mother and a belligerent father, Kimball Hayden’s young life goes from one of innocence to the depths of chaos. But then the gangster prince quickly discovers that he may have overstepped his boundaries at the approach of an unstoppable force, he realizes one thing:. It is dark and ugly and exists with the cold fortitude of a machine.
. When a vicious syndicate of murderers and extortionists begin to run the streets, Kimball soon becomes the focal point of their attention. His family is placed within the crosshairs, friends go missing or are found dead, all messages from the Gangster Prince. And it will define kimball as a dark savior for the rest of his life, choosing damnation over salvation to protect those who cannot protect themselves.
Dark Advent The Vatican Knights series Book 8 #ad - That every legend has a beginning. But when kimball’s world shatters and grieves a great loss, the sleeping giant within him awakens. It rises and walks a fine line between the Darkness and Light.
CABAL The Vatican Knights Book 9EmpirePRESS #ad - Having been marked for extraction by the vatican Knights, a cabal of ruthless killers from the Islamic State cripples all attempts of safe passage and gives chase across a desert landscape that’s completely ruled by scorpions and snakes. With little options and less hope, the Vatican Knights quickly discover that they’re in possession of a precious cargo: a young boy by the name of Farid.
But as isis marches on rome and vatican city, the fulcrum between sinner and saint, finds himself divided by saving the lives of the children and the life of the pontiff, Kimball Hayden, with little chance of preserving both. As kimball hayden and the vatican knights fight to preserve the lives they protect, another ISIS team marches on the Vatican to take out the highest and most sacred seat in the land.
CABAL The Vatican Knights Book 9 #ad - In an abandoned church deep inside the Syrian Desert, Father Jenkins watches over a group of children who’d been orphaned by war and unrest.
The Golgotha Pursuit The Vatican Knights Book 10EmpirePRESS #ad - And bring the continents to their knees? But can the vatican knights retrieve the true cross in time and return it to the vault above Golgotha Hill? Or will the Islamic State finally get a stranglehold on the American and European states. But when the true cross—the wooden remnants of the cross jesus was crucified upon and the holiest of all relics—is stolen from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre by the Islamic State, it becomes clear that the relic is to be bartered to an arms dealer for weapons so devastating that Europe and the United States could be rocked to their very foundations.
. After the march on the vatican by the Islamic State, the radical group begins its push deeper into the European and American Fronts. So when the vatican knights are called to retrieve the artifact before the weapons’ exchange can take place, the team quickly finds themselves up against an elite paramilitary group.
Targeted Killing The Vatican Knights Book 11EmpirePRESS #ad - Long before kimball hayden became a Vatican Knight, he once served as an elite assassin for the United States government. Malta is on the brink of disaster. In malta, kimball hayden becomes the subject of a ‘targeted killing, while on retreat, ’ and soon finds himself on the run from a CIA liquidation squad.
But when a leading political principal involved with the senator’s murder discovers that Kimball Hayden is alive and under the protection of the Vatican, he’s immediately seen as a threat to a certain few on Capitol Hill regarding the sanctioned hit on the senator, and those involved. After the ordered assassination on a United States senator by a cabal within the U.
Targeted Killing The Vatican Knights Book 11 #ad - S. And kimball hayden is running out of time as an elite paramilitary unit hunts him down. Command, kimball is set up for failure and is believed dead by the Pentagon Brass. But there’s another secret involved, a mission that was created to kill hundreds in order to promote a CIA agenda. As the special activities division closes in to neutralize their target to keep secrets safe, the Vatican Knights are called upon to save one of their own.
The clock is ticking.
Sinners and Saints The Vatican Knights Book 12#ad - Even though the mysterious stranger tries to direct him, Kimball has an agenda of his own. Now, with the lives of more than 400 innocent people onboard the express, Kimball Hayden must become a sinner or a saint to achieve the means, and in the process must choose between damnation and salvation. Onboard the train, kimball finds himself unwittingly caught up in the mix of an operation known as Scepter's Rule.
In geneva, a highly valued product with the power to cause major destruction is stolen from The CERN. Eighty kilometers from the austrian border, a young girl becomes the key that controls the will of the man with the power to create and destroy. In the mountainous regions of Switzerland, a hostile force from a pariah regime attempts to extract a scientist from a fast-moving train.
Sinners and Saints The Vatican Knights Book 12 #ad - Kimball hayden, lead commander of the Vatican Knights, has been asked by the Vatican to retrieve a mysterious guest from Zurich and to escort him back to Rome by train.
The Vatican Knights The Vatican Knights series Book 1EmpirePRESS #ad - Deep behind the vatican walls a secret order dispatches a clandestine op group of elite commandos known as the Vatican Knights. So when fbi specialist shari cohen is called to duty to track down the terrorist cell responsible, she learns that she is not alone. When she begins to get too close to the truth about the pope’s kidnapping, she becomes the target of indigenous forces trying to keep the conspiracy safe.
While on a visit to the united states, Pope Pius XIII is kidnapped by a terrorist cell calling itself the Soldiers of Islam. Their mission: bring the pope back alive. However, in order to get to her they must go through the Vatican Knights. As cohen and the knights work in tandem they uncover a White House conspiracy involving high-ranking members on Capitol Hill.
The Vatican Knights The Vatican Knights series Book 1 #ad - If the united states and its allies do not meet their demands, they will execute the pope.