Publication Order of Knights Templar Mysteries Books
|The Last Templar||(1995)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Merchant's Partner||(1995)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|A Moorland Hanging||(1996)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Crediton Killings||(1997)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Abbot's Gibbet||(1998)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Leper's Return||(1998)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Squire Throwleigh's Heir||(1999)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Belladonna at Belstone||(1999)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Traitor of St. Giles||(2000)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Boy-Bishop's Glovemaker||(2000)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Tournament of Blood||(2001)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Sticklepath Strangler||(2001)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Devil's Acolyte||(2002)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Mad Monk of Gidleigh||(2002)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Templar's Penance||(2003)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Outlaws of Ennor||(2003)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Tolls of Death||(2004)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Chapel of Bones||(2004)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Butcher of St. Peter's||(2005)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|A Friar's Bloodfeud||(2005)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Death Ship of Dartmouth||(2006)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Malice of Unnatural Death||(2006)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Dispensation of Death||(2007)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Templar, The Queen and Her Lover||(2007)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Prophecy of Death||(2008)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The King of Thieves||(2008)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|No Law in the Land||(2009)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Bishop Must Die||(2009)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Oath||(2010)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|King's Gold||(2011)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|City of Fiends||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Templar's Acre||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Chronological Order of Knights Templar Mysteries Books
Templar’s Acre is a prequel to the Knights Templar Mysteries series.
Michael Jecks is a great historical mystery writer, who has shown top notch performance in his career as a writer. He was born in 1960 in Surrey and was the last born out of the four brothers. He has a son and a daughter, with whom they live with in the northern Dartmoor. Before becoming a novelist, he worked in a computer industry and by 1994, he decided to dedicate his time to writing. Since then, he has done several novels that have been read world-wide. He is the founder of “The Medieval Murderers”. This is an entertainment and speaking group of the historical writers that include some of the great writers like Susanna Gregory, Ian Morson, Bernard Knight and Phillip Gooden amongst others. He was also the chairman of the Crime Writers Association in 2004 until 2005. Besides this, Michael Jecks was a member of the Royal Literary Society and Society of Authors. He managed to help the unpublished authors get the chance of winning their first contracts. This is by organizing the CWA Debut Dagger competition for a duration of two years as from 1998. Some of the unpublished authors who managed to win includes Allan Guthrie and Edwin Thomas.
He is also a popular speaker at the historical meetings and the literary festivals. He always talks with the historian, Ian Mortimer and Medieval Murderers. He is also known for his great act of entertaining people mostly after dinner. Michael Jecks has written several series that you can always find online at pocket friendly prices. His books are very smart and you will definitely love them. He began his writing career back in 1995, when he published his pioneer book. This book was known as “The Last Templar” and then in the same year, he also published “The Merchant’s Partner”. These are some of his first books and many more came after these. The latest book was published in June 2015 and was entitled as “Blood on the Sand”. The Knights Templar Mysteries (Series by Michael Jecks) have about thirty-two books that are all available online where you can always read or buy a copy of the book. The genesis book of the series is known as “The Last Templar”. It was published in 1995 and currently has 24 editions. The second book of the series is known as “The Merchant’s Partner”. This was published in 1995 and has about 17 editions. These two books are the same books that mark the beginning of his journey as a writer.
The Last Templar
This is the pioneer book of the Knights Templar Mysteries (Series by Michael Jecks). The novel has 374 pages and was published in March 1995. It currently has 24 editions and readily available online. The protagonist character of the book is known Simon Puttock. The story is all about Simon Puttock and his brother who has joined in taking vows of obedience, poverty and chastity. This is because they were warrior monks who were to protect the pilgrims in the Holy land. Despite their dedication, an avaricious king is very determined in destroying them in order to grab the wealth for himself. The king has therefore decided to destroy them, but luckily, Simon Puttock was able to survive. Even though he survived, he suffered to see his dear brother suffer a brutal death.
He has therefore not been a bailiff of the Lydford Castle for quite long. This is in the year of 1316. Despite not being a member for such long duration of time, he is called in order to examine a cottage that has burnt out and also a dead body that was in the cottage. Sir Baldwin Furnshill, who is the newly arrived Knight has completely discerned that the deceased was not part of the mishap tragic. It is therefore clear that he was assassinated before the blaze started out. To get better services, Simon has called for assistance from the astute despite being a haunted and secretive stranger. They, therefore, come to an agreement that this peaceful place needs to be sated after the fatal burning. This is because such evil activities show that the place has got some harsh evils that are ready to finish their people.
This is just the summary of what is happening in the novel. You can always enjoy reading the book locally at the nearest library or you can go online and read more about the historical mystery books. Get your copy today and you will definitely love the novels.
The Merchant’s Partner
This is the second book of the Knights Templar Mysteries (Series by Michael Jecks). The book was published in November 1995 and has 384 pages. It is a continuation of the genesis book of the series and we therefore meet Simon Puttock and Sir Baldwin Furnshill. In the novel, we find that two bodies are identified in a hedge one morning. The bodies belong to Agatha Kyteler and a midwife, whose body has been mutilated. Since there is no clue about the murder of the two, the victim thinks that the case will remain unresolved. Fortunately, a frightened local youth flees to the village and then a hue and cry is raised. On the other hand, Sir Baldwin Furnshill is quite suspicious about the situation and this forces him to assign Simon Puttock and some members of the bailiff Lydford Castle to hunt for the murderer. As they carry on with their search, they find themselves on the darker side of the Wefford Village. This is where they find the layers of suspicion, jealousy and hatred. Anyone who dares to disturb the buried truth could find it very fatal and this is something that leaves the team with a lot of unanswered questions.
This is a small summary of this novel that shows you how much interesting the series. It only has 32 novels that you can read in case you love following such series. To get your copy of the novel, then you need to go online and get a copy at an affordable price. The books can also be found at the local bookshops and libraries. Get it today and you will definitely love the series.Book Series In Order » Characters » Knights Templar Mysteries