He doesn't know if ramzy is more likely to help stop the plotters or join the Palestinian people in the midst of the first intifada uprising in the Occupied Territories. Set in 1990, to destroy jerusalem is the tale of a terrifying plot that spans the globe, from Rio de Janeiro to war-torn Beirut to the West Bank.
Evangelicals plan to destroy jerusalem to usher in the second coming of christ. When a neutron source-- a necessary component in triggering a nuclear explosion-- is stolen in New York, the CIA calls on Shai Shaham, the legendary Mossad field agent. To trace the stolen neutron source, shai needs to locate where and how those behind the theft are obtaining plutonium so he heads to Amsterdam to meet Ramzy Awwad, the Palestinian agent who Shai had been ordered to kill at the end of a mission together.
Rich in historical detail, to destroy JERUSALEM is a thrilling tale of espionage, nationalism, and fate. As shai rushes to avert catastrophe, he unearths a link to the underground intifada in Jerusalem, and he tracks the conspirators until they thwart him with an ingenious plan to bridge the heavily fortified northern border into Israel.
Whether shai will be able to depend on Ramzy to help stop a horrific attack is a question on which the fate of these peoples--and the greater world--depends.
The Spy's Gamble The Jerusalem Spy Series
It seems the russian have great interest in the technology, and he must locate the prime minister. Because losing him is a national calamity that threatens to upset a delicate political balance in the most terrifying ways. Starkly depicting the excesses of both sides and moving through actual events, THE SPY'S GAMBLE relies on in-depth research to weave a thrilling tale of suspense of reconciliation between Israelis and Palestinians.
This is a thriller in the best tradition of the genre. Los angeles Times. When the israeli prime minister boards a new stealth submarine in Norfolk, Virginia intending a celebratory ride and the sub vanishes, it sets in motion a suspenseful story that intertwines the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with a story of what could be.
Shai shaham--an israeli intelligence officer--contacts old friend and adversary Ramzy Awwad--a former PLO intelligence officer and one of the great writers of his people--for help in locating the missing prime minister. But can they trust each other? can their friendship withstand the turbulent political landscape?Eli Bardin--an agent who is feeling the strain of being away from his wife and children for so long in the field--is also tasked to contact Ramzy for the help in finding the missing sub.
Kaplan is. Without peer in his grasp of the delicate and explosive relationship between the Israelis and the Palestinians.
The Damascus Cover The Jerusalem Spy Series
And he's willing to risk everything. The operation is only hours away and everything seems awry. Realizing that he's caught up in a bigger and more dangerous game, Ari is desperate to succeed. What readers are saying:★★★★★ "this is a beautifully written book about the middle east, its longstanding history of enmity and rivalry, about love, and about brutality.
Like le carre's spies, the aging Israeli spy, Ari, is far less than perfect, but the good in the man outweighs his failings. The descriptions of damascus make you feel that you are walking the streets and alleyways of Syria as you breathlessly hope that Ari's mission will succeed. This is a timeless thriller which leaves the reader glued to its pages.
. More titles by howard kaplan:bullets of Palestine The Jerusalem Spy Series Book 2Chopin ExpressVisit the author's website at: howardkaplanauthor. Comconnect on Twitter: @kaplanhow. Even his life. The damascus cover is a gripping thriller with enough twists and turns to keep the reader intrigued until the explosive ending.
Now a major Motion Picture. Kaplan is up there with the best.
Bullets of Palestine The Jerusalem Spy Series
Two agents. Loyalties are tested. An ingenious plot. It is a book about people living in a geopolitical world. Will they work together to capture abu nidal or betray each other's trust? In a conflict where both sides dehumanize each other, two extremely human men are caught in the cross-hairs of the larger war.
Heart rending. Kudos to kaplan for an engaging, perfectly paced novel that I didn't want to end!"★★★★★ "Unfortunately, although this book was written quite some time ago, it is still so meaningful today. To succeed in his mission, shai must win the trust of Palestinian Agent Ramzy, who will help him gain access to the infamous and dangerous Abu Nidal.
Shai is under orders to kill Ramzy when the mission ends. This is a terrorist thriller in the best tradition of the genre by an author who knows the Middle East like the back of his hand. Los angeles Times"Incredible thrills. But instead, they forge a friendship that transcends the hatreds of their heritage.
Kaplan tells the story in rapid-fire sequences dripping with realism; indeed so heavily infused with actual fact that it’s difficult to remember this is a work of fiction. Sada alwatan leading arabic newspaper of north america_______________________________________________________________________What Readers Are Saying:★★★★★ "This is not a book cluttered with complex geopolitical thought.
Two opposing sides. Kaplan is not merely the author of two previous best-selling novels built around international intrigue but is probably without peer in his grasp of the delicate and explosive relationship between the Israelis and the Palestinians.
Lone Wolf in Jerusalem
When germany is defeated, he journeys to Jerusalem, to find a new battle brewing. During the war, after losing his family to Hitler's ''final solution, '' young David leads a courageous group of Jewish resistance fighters against the Nazis. As he begins his dangerous quest, David meets and falls in love with the beautiful Shoshana, a young Holocaust survivor whose spirit may have gotten damaged beyond repair.
Recounting the tragic losses and heroic triumphs of the Jewish people during this critical stage in their history, Lone Wolf in Jerusalem brings these events to life in a new and inspirational way, making them accessible to a new generation. Originally written in Hebrew, this book quickly became a best seller in Israel.
. Determined to help his people find freedom, David uses his guerilla skills to single-handedly wreak havoc on the British. Using drama, adventure, and romance, Diskin has created a colorful and captivating story that entertains and educates through the exploits of main protagonist, David Gabinsky. British occupation forces are entrenched in Israel, blocking Holocaust survivors from immigrating to their Jewish homeland.
An israeli best sellera thrilling tale of love, loss, and revenge Set primarily in post-WWII Israel, Lone Wolf in Jerusalem is a suspenseful, action-packed novel that is a worthy contribution to Jewish historical fiction.
The Jerusalem Assassin: Israeli spies, Arab terrorists, and the 1995 Rabin Assassination Jerusalem Spy Series Book 2
But when a beautiful mossad agent is mortally wounded in Amsterdam, master spy Jerusalem Gerster pursues her attackers back to Israel, where he confronts the most powerful forces and uncovers a sinister conspiracy to perpetrate an unprecedented national catastrophe—the assassination of Prime Minister Rabin.
Following the 1995 oslo peace accord, zurich, a wave of Palestinian terror hits Jewish targets; Israel’s spy agencies engage in a clandestine war in Paris, and Tel Aviv.
The Jerusalem Inception: A young talmudic Scholar, a beautiful Israeli spy, and the 1967 War Jerusalem Spy Series Book 1
On the eve of the six day war, in the divided city of jerusalem, breaks off the shackles of religious observance, a young Talmudic student falls in love with a beautiful Mossad agent twice his age, and volunteers for a dangerous mission that will determine the outcome of the war. Relying on recent disclosures about what instigated the greatest Mideast war, “The Jerusalem Inception” tells the story of courageous yet imperfect men and women engaged in a race against a national calamity.
And the Soviet Union. Faced with the most dangerous moment in Israel’s short history, the agents of the Mossad and its sister spy agencies will stop at nothing to prevent a second Holocaust. The dramatic outcome of the 1967 war continues to dominate the Middle East. It starts in neturay karta, a fiercely anti-zionist Orthodox sect in Jerusalem, and continues through the corridors of power and the annals of covert operations as the Jewish state is caught in a titan match between the U.
S. In the best tradition of ‘eye of the needle’ and ‘The Bourne Identity, ’ this one is a hit!” —Stephen J. Wall, author of ‘the morning After’ and ‘On the Fly. ’. If you want to know what really happened and at the same time fall in love with a striking cast of unforgettable characters then ‘The Jerusalem Inception’ is for you.
The Masada Complex
With the clock ticking, her friends turn out to be enemies, and those she has maligned come to her aid. Wall, author of the Morning After and The New Strategists. The masada complex is a riveting portrayal of global intrigue against the backdrop of the american southwest; investigative reporter Masada El-Tal is a hard-hitting IDF veteran who pursues her diabolical enemies to the ends of the earth in her unfathomable quest—to uncover the truth!" Stella Pope Duarte, author of If I Die in Juaréz and Woman who Live in Coffee Shops and Other Stories, winner of the 2009 American Book Award.
While an angry congress prepares to enact legislation to suspend all military aid to Israel, a mysterious organization attempts to assassinate Masada in order to stop her relentless investigation. Like the jewish homeland she has left, Masada must overcome her moral dilemmas in order to defeat her mortal foes and save her people from destruction.
A first-rate thriller with exciting plot twists and engaging characters. But her charmed life was struck by disaster 25 years, and left Israel for Arizona, where has built a new life, earning a reputation as a prizewinning investigative reporter. The novel’s unforgettable hero is masada El-Tal, a beautiful Israeli expatriate who grew up on a kibbutz by the Dead Sea and served in an IDF elite unit.
Could a major scandal cause the united states to terminate its support for Israel? The Masada Complex, Washington, a contemporary thriller set in Arizona, and Israel, gives us a chilling portrayal of exactly such a scenario. Every page brims with gritty authenticity.
Promised Land: A Novel of Israel
But they also fall in love with the same woman, Tamara, a lonely Jewish refugee from Cairo. Historical novels don’t get much better than Promised Land. Nelson demille, #1 new york times bestselling author of The Cuban AffairPromised Land is the sweeping saga of two brothers and the woman they love, a devastating love triangle set against the tumultuous founding of Israel.
The story begins when fourteen-year-old Peter is sent west to America to escape the growing horror of Nazi Germany. Fletcher’s writing is superb and rises to the level of importance that this story demands and deserves. Martin fletcher, who headed up nbc TV’s Tel Aviv News Bureau, knows his territory and it shows on every page.
Promised land is a great sweeping epic, reminiscent of Leon Uris’ Exodus; a moving story of triumph and tragedy, new love and historic hate, expertly told by a cast of unforgettable characters. But his younger brother Arie and their entire family are sent east to the death camps. And over the next two decades, as their new homeland faces extraordinary obstacles that could destroy it, the brothers’ intrigues and jealousies threaten to tear their new lives apart.
Promised land is at once the gripping tale of a struggling family and an epic about a struggling nation. Only Arie survives. The brothers reunite in the nascent jewish state, where Arie becomes a businessman and one of the richest men in Israel while Peter becomes a top Mossad agent heading some of Israel’s most vital espionage operations.
The Unlucky Woman: An Adam Lapid Short Story
She may live to regret it. Hilda lipkind is sure her husband is cheating on her. So she hires Adam Lapid to find out with whom. Adam expects this to be a short, ordinary investigation. Both he and his client are in for a surprise. For what starts as a routine case soon turns out to be anything but. To succeed in his mission, Adam must dig deep into both past and present, and cut through layers of lies and secrets.
And in the end, he must uncover an unexpected truth that may do his client more harm than good. You will love the unlucky Woman because it's a fast-paced mystery story with twists and turns. Get it now! She wants to know the truth.
The New Girl: A Novel Gabriel Allon Book 19
Her patent leather ballet slippers were glossy and bright. And when his only child is brutally kidnapped, he turns to the one man he can trust to find her before it is too late. What’s done cannot be undone …gabriel allon, the legendary chief of Israeli intelligence, has spent most of his life fighting terrorists, including the murderous jihadists financed by Saudi Arabia.
And both have everything to lose. Filled with dark humor, breathtaking twists of plot, and an unforgettable cast of characters, The New Girl is both a thrilling, page-turning tale of entertainment and a sophisticated study of political alliances and great-power rivalries in a dangerous world. She carried a leather bookbag rather than a nylon backpack.
. Both men have made their share of enemies. 1 new york times bestseller • #1 usa today Bestseller • #1 Wall Street Journal BestsellerNow you see her. Now you don’t. The new girl. A thriller of deception, betrayal, and vengeance. She was covered from head to toe in expensive wool and plaid, the sort of stuff one saw at the Burberry boutique in Harrods.
But there was something else about her …at an exclusive private school in Switzerland, mystery surrounds the identity of the beautiful raven-haired girl who arrives each morning in a motorcade fit for a head of state.