MAYA HOPE - A Nicklaus Hart Novel - Second Edition
Maya Hope invites you into the modern operating rooms of a trauma center, to the sweltering jungles of Guatemala, and the unpredictable tyranny of North Korea.
Dr. Nicklaus Hart, a gifted trauma surgeon, searches for meaning in his life. His self-reliant spirit is broken with the death of his missionary best friend, found sacrificed at the base of a Maya temple. Going to Guatemala to fill the shoes of his friend at the Mission Hospital, he discovers God’s redemption and peace in the smiles of the children he cares for. But his own life is in danger as he and his team stumble onto a deadly North Korean plot.
As Nick delves into the mystery of his friend’s death, he exposes the very cause of the extermination of the Maya race…a virus which is about to be released upon the entire world through a bioterrorist scheme of global proportions.
The Tree of Life - A Nicklaus Hart Novel - Available Spring 2018
After returning from Guatemala and facing his own death at the hands of the North Korean Bio-terrorists, Dr. Nicklaus Hart finds the cares and anxieties of his trauma practice overtaking him.
With his life unraveling, Nick falls into his old patterns of stress relief, but knows they are a poisonous cure. He is shaken from his moral slumber when a massive earthquake hits Eastern Turkey and he makes a snap decision to respond. Nick is impelled into service and into a mystery as old as ancient Mesopotamia itself. Coming face-to-face with unfathomable devastation and ISIS Terrorists, he discovers the true meaning of The Tree of Life.
1st edition is no longer available
MAYA HOPE - A Nicklaus Hart Novel - First Edition
In the Jungles of Guatemala . . . THE MURDER OF A “BELOVED GRINGO” reveals the RESURRECTION OF AN ANCIENT EVIL . . .
Wealthy, talented and self-sufficient orthopedic trauma surgeon, Dr. Nicklaus Hart, has never needed God. Surrounded by beautiful women and a fine lifestyle, he is a free spirit… denying a persistent yearning for something more.
UNTIL . . .
His best friend, a medical missionary, is found murdered at the foot of a Maya temple in the jungle of Guatemala.
Suddenly, a quest for the meaning of life beyond the material world takes hold. Nick must discover not only what evil forces killed his friend, but what motivated such a talented doctor to give everything for the impoverished people in a faraway land.
As he delves into the mystery of his friend’s death, he stumbles upon the very cause of the extermination of the Maya race . . . a virus which is about to be released upon the entire world through a bio-terrorist plot of global proportions!
As murderous thugs close in on Nick, he, who has always fought for the lives of others, must now save himself. Brought to the end of his own strength, he discovers the answers to his soul’s longing.