The Templar Squire’s Tale by Dr. Pelham Mead

Here is a sample of a few chapters of my new novel about the Templar Knights in the late 1290’s up to 1307 when the French King arrested and tortured all the Knights in France and 1314 when he also burned the Grand Master of the Templar Knights Jacques de Molay for changing his forced confession. This novel is from the view of a Templar Page in Cyprus who eventually becomes a Squire at age 15 and begins training as part of Jacques de Molay’s personal family of knights. The Page’s name is Geoffrey de Villiars and his father was … Continue reading The Templar Squire’s Tale by Dr. Pelham Mead

Sister Angelina CIA Nun by Dr. Pelham Mead

The first move of a series of murder mysteries and other mysteries starring Sister Angelina CIA Nun are being written. Volume one is called, The Night is a Child, Usiku Ni Mtoto. A murder mystery in Africa. The story is based on a real event in 2014 in Burundi where three Nuns were murdered in their convent. Only one suspect was caught and jailed. The Vatican Holy See was not happy about the result. Seeing a political favor the Vatican Holy See approaches the American CIA for a favor off the record. Could the CIA place a field agent in … Continue reading Sister Angelina CIA Nun by Dr. Pelham Mead

The History of the Templar Knights from the viewpoint of a young templar Squire

On the night of Oct. 12, 1307, fifty templar knights, sergeants, squires, pages and craftsman fled Paris with their wives, children and family on 18 galleons anchored on the Seine river in Paris, France. The next day the King of France had Jacques de Molay and all of the Templar Knights in Paris and all of France arrested and thrown in jail. He had hoped to steal the 220 tons of treasure the Templars had but he found nothing. Instead fifty templars were sailing to Spain and Scotland at the time since they left in the middle of the night … Continue reading The History of the Templar Knights from the viewpoint of a young templar Squire