Golden DawnBook - 2012
A first novel by the "Ethics Monitor" columnist for Dow Jones MarketWatch follows an apocalyptic plot by an Iranian leader who exploits an ancient prophecy about the end of time to further a nuclear weapon program. By the co-author of The Green Book. 50,000 first printing.
Golden Dawn is a high-octane international thriller from a seasoned journalist and New York Timesbestselling nonfiction author Thomas Kostigen.
Trailing his IRA bomber uncle, journalist Michael Shea stumbles onto the biggest story of his life: a plot to smuggle nuclear material into Iran. Discovered and marked for death, Shea flees the Iranian secret service. His only help comes from the beautiful mystic Neda Ghazali, a member of the ancient sect of the Golden Dawn. For centuries, the sect has guarded a secret prophecy of the End Times--a prophecy that international terrorists and Iran's president are exploiting for their own gain.
Shea leaves a trail of bodies behind as he rushes to reveal the truth--before Neda's cataclysmic prophecy comes true.
When journalist Michael Shea discovers a plot to smuggle nuclear materials into Iran, he must flee the Iranian secret service with the assistance of Neda Ghazali, a member of an ancient sect that guards a secret prophecy about the end times.