Christopher Cartwright writes spellbinding mysteries and suspense novels, often with a backdrop of ocean adventure. He has a professional background as a paramedic and, like his leading protagonist, he has a penchant for adventure. When he’s not writing, you can find him SCUBA diving below the water, sailing on it, or rock climbing high above.
Christopher lives in Sydney with his wife and two children where he is currently working on the next Sam Reilly book.
The latest release in the Sam Reilly series!
Alexander the Great was one of the most successful military leaders of all time, conquering vast realms from Syria, to Persia, and as far east as Taxila, India.
In the process, he stripped his enemies of their immense riches. By the time of his death, he had accumulated the greatest wealth on Earth.
Legend has it, fearing assassination, Alexander had his gold minted into Gold Staters, coins bearing his likeness, before having his most trusted men transport them to a secret location.
Afterwards, to preserve his secret, Alexander had these men poisoned to death.
No sign of Alexander’s treasure was ever discovered.
Now Sam and Tom are on the hunt to find it, and there is much more at stake than mere wealth. . .
The Ninth, by Christopher Cartwright.
In 2003 a young Sam Reilly, on his first tour of duty as a helicopter pilot in the Sandpit, was tasked for a secret mission. The outcome of which, had the potential to provide answers to questions far more dangerous than anything he would ever face in the Afghan battlefield. This short, but intricate story, provides some understanding of the event which made Sam Reilly the complex man that we know him to be. Subscribe to receive the free short story, and discover, who Sam Reilly really is, and what he’s willing to risk his life to discover.