The Sky Raider novel is like a thrill ride in the sky. It's an adventure novel that will remind you of your favorite books & movies by Wilbur Smith, Clive Cussler, and George Lucas' Indiana Jones.
Read the Sky Raidernovel and defy gravity with Dr. Duke Thomas in his open cockpit biplane as he survives the war torn skies of Europe and Egypt. Duke, the hero of Sky Raider, is a Harvard-educated archaeologist and WWI Flying Ace that finds ancient documents during an archeological dig that lead him back to the Roman time of Alexander the Great.
In this epic WWI aviation adventure, Duke, an American volunteer fighter pilot, is surprised and amazed by his own supernatural ability to survive momentous aerial battles, German cavalry forces, and ruthless bounty hunters as he follows clues left by Caesar, Ptolemy and Cleopatra, to solve one of the world's greatest ancient mysteries.
As the Spanish Flu pandemic and World War I rages on, Duke explores three continents, sails three oceans, and finds true love in a steamy wartime romance. In battle, he flawlessly maneuvers aviation's historic Nieuport 28 Biplanes and Sopwith Triplanes in momentous dogfights against the best of the Red Baron's Flying Circus. While surviving against all odds during an unprecedented pandemic, Duke discovers legendary riches and powers that could change the known world.
As you read this fast-paced page turner, you will surely fall in love with Duke, Juliette, Cleopatra, and many other colorful characters in this amazing first novel by Dr. Thomas Upson. Keep your eyes out for the sequel!