Publication Order of Lang Reilly Books
|The Pegasus Secret||(2005)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Julian Secret||(2006)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Sinai Secret||(2008)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Coptic Secret||(2009)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Bonaparte Secret||(2010)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Cathar Secret||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Poison Secret||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Gregg Loomis is a lawyer specializing in commercial litigation and a former racing driver. He has traveled extensively in Europe and the Caribbean. Currently Gregg practiced law in his hometown of Atlanta, where he lives with his wife Suzanne, also a lawyer, and their golden retriever Harry. Between court dates, Gregg is working on his next novel. Loomis has more than half a million copies of his books sold. They have been translated into several foreign languages. He first began to write Lang Reilly series in 2005, and the Pegasus Secret was the first novel.
The historic-esoteric thriller is a literature genre appeared in recent years thanks to authors such as Umberto Eco, Katherine Neville, Aliette Abecassis but it is Dan Brown with his “Da Vinci Code”, which made it very famous. Cregg is one of those writer who makes us love this tone. These novels can be developed as thrillers, novels or narratives of adventure or turn to the fantastic but the main characteristic is based on plots on a religious or historical fact. The author will then make a somewhat dramatic reading of our past.
Lang Reilly is the main character of Cregg Loomis thriller. It is interesting to follow his tumultuous life through the series. In his first career he used to be in the U.S. Navy SEAL and spent many years there. This job gave him the opportunity to travel around the world. He later became a formal CIA agent. His career in Intelligence got him poisoned at the Agency’s cafeteria. He felt in love, decide to quit his job, got married, settle down and hoped to live a long peaceful life with his beloved wife. Unfortunately, a disease took away his spouse only few years after marriage. Now, aged between 30s – 40s, he threw himself into his lawyer career.
In his new job, he works as a defense attorney specialized in white collar crime and is extremely successful. At work, it became essential to find new contracts and to see justice done as well as staying alive. Land Reilly is not an ordinary lawyer, he tracks murderer with help of an old lover Gurt Fuchs a German agent presently working for the CIA. And together, they make a perfect team against killers. Find below a brief description of Land adventures.
– Julian Secret
Don Huff a former colleague of Lang Reilly has been brutally murdered. Lang is determined to find out why, and by whom. Was his friend killed because of the book he was writing? Have those who murder Don driven by the will to prevent his work to see the day? Lang is determined to discover what secret could bind such a price. But the search for the truth will not be easy. The organization that attacked Don will not hesitate to try to eliminate him, if he has the misfortune to stand in his way.
His inquiry will take him to Europe, in the heart of one of the best kept secrets in history. It is an old mystery of two thousand years he will have elucidated. To do so, he is obliged go back in time to the Roman Empire and the birth of the Catholic Church. Inside the oldest caves dark catacombs of the Vatican, the danger stands in front of him at every step, each new discovery. After his journey awaits unsuspected revelation. Only to break this secret, he must survive the relentless attacks of his enemies.
– Pegasus secret
A violent explosion in the heart of Paris, does not happen for no reason. This is the conviction of an American lawyer Lang Reilly, as soon as he contemplates the rubble of the building in which were his sister and nephew at the time of the tragedy. Determined to find the responsible who murderer his family, he promises to conduct the investigation to the end. And it is beyond the imaginable that will lead the research. On dark roads where in history and religion meet and revelations will shake the world. But to achieve his goal, he must survive the attacks of his opponents.
Lang will soon understand that to find the truth, he must learn more about the table his sister acquired, few hours before her death. Is this purchase the cause of her murder? Soon, Lang will face tones of questions that he sees himself completely unable to answer. How to find the meaning in these attacks? How about all the obstacles that stand in his way? He finally understands facing a secular order desperate to protect his secret.
This story is based on the secrets of a current priest Berenger Sauniere, the 19th century, its links with the Templars Knights, hidden messages in a painting by Nicholas Poussin that could shake the foundation of the Catholic religion. The author, Gregg Loomis, takes the torch of Dan Brown (The Da Vinci Code) and became the literary sovereign. I was so lost in this thriller with more twists than a maze, at the end I did not want to leave! What a great book!!!
– Sinaï secret
A renowned scientist is murdered in the night, outside of the Abbey of Melk, eighty kilometers from Vienna. Another scientist is then killed, this time in Amsterdam, and his research journal is stolen. Initially, Lang Reilly seems the only link between the two men since they both worked for his foundation. When a day in a restaurant in Atlanta, someone fired at Lang intended to frighten him. Now, he is a target he’s more determined to discover the truth. The investigation will lead him on a tangled trail from Brussels, Amsterdam, Vienna, Cairo and Tel Aviv. What is the connection between the murders of these scientists and ancient parchments discovered recently? What revelations they contain, and above all, what is the powerful organization prepared to kill so that no one knows its secrets buried under the dust of centuries?
Some other great books are Coptic secret; The Bonaparte Secret; The Chatar Secret and Gates of Hades. This series are just breathtaking and Land Reilly will take you in his stormy adventures.Book Series In Order » Characters » Lang Reilly