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The Fallen

The Fallen

A Testament Novel

The Testament Series (Volume 2)

Eric Van Lustbader

Forge Books


The Fallen: A new, pulse-pounding thriller from Eric Van Lustbader, the New York Times bestselling author of the Jason Bourne series and The Testament.

The End of Days has been predicted for millennia. Now, in a hidden cave in the mountains of Lebanon, a man makes a fateful discovery. He will bring what has been forbidden for thousands of years into the light: the Testament of Lucifer.

In Istanbul, Bravo Shaw, head of the Gnostic Observatine sect, is warned by Fra Leoni that an unfathomable danger has arisen in the war between Good and Evil: Lucifer’s advance guard, the Fallen. Humankind is in danger of being enslaved by the forces of evil.

In the sequel to his international bestseller The Testament, Lustbader delivers a new action-packed trilogy that explores religion, politics, and civilization, and even the depths of morality.


“What has happened?”

In a red-velvet-draped castle room on a granite bluff overlooking the Mediterranean, seven robed men sat around a circular table of polished pearwood. On the table were silver pitchers of ice water...

Praise for The Fallen

"Lustbader is an automatic buy-today-read-tonight author for me—and should be for you."—Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author of 61 Hours

"One of the great thriller authors."—Joseph Finder, New York Times bestselling author of Vanished

"A master who knows how to manipulate the reader in fiendishly exciting ways."—Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author of The Venetian Betrayal

Praise for Eric Van Lustbader:

“Bestseller Lustbader (The Testament) skillfully blends supernatural horror with a gripping military thriller.”—Publishers Weekly on Any Minute Now

"Rarely have I read a book that grabs you so fast in the opening scene, then keeps up the pace until the very last page."—Jeffery Deaver, New York Times bestselling author of The Sleeping Doll, on First Daughter

"A terrific story, swift-moving and thought-provoking, but told with a depth and tenderness that will last long after you have closed the final page."—Anne Perry, New York Times bestselling author of At Some Disputed
Barricade, on Last Snow


Reviews from Goodreads

Eric Van Lustbader

ERIC VAN LUSTBADER is the author of many New York Times bestselling thrillers, including First Daughter, Last Snow, and Blood Trust. Lustbader was chosen by Robert Ludlum's estate to continue the Jason Bourne series, and his Bourne novels include The Bourne Legacy (also a 2012 film) and The Bourne Betrayal. He and his wife live on the South Fork of Long Island.

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