In the January 2006 issue of Glamour magazine, under the heading of "Glamour Buzz", The Last Templar by Lebanese born writer Richard Khoury is recommended as the latest historical thriller that should hold you in suspense until Dan Brown writes his next book. This story is supposed to have a female archaeologist as the protagonist. She investigates four horsemen who loot Vatican artifacts from a museum.
Our friend, Steve Berry, has a fourth book published and it will be on sale as of February 26. The title? Templar Legacy: A novel. The protagonist, Cotton Malone, is not a lawyer this time. He is a former top operative for the U.S. Justice Department enjoying a quiet new life as an antiquarian book dealer in Europe. An unexpected telephone call puts him into his former "cloak-and-dagger" world. READ MORE.
The movie about The Da Vinci Code will open on May 19 this year starring Tom Hanks and Audrey Tautou. That's in the Who's Next issue of Newsweek, January 2, 2006.
Remember our next club meeting is on January 20 at 6:00PM.