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Titus Ray, has been living in Tehran as a deep cover operative recruiting six assets willing to feed him intel on the Iranian opposition. When he unexpectedly meets Amir Madani, one of Iran’s premier nuclear scientist, he can’t resist the opportunity to pursue him as a CIA asset.

He  ignores the advice of the beautiful socialite Chaman and befriends the nuclear scientist. The consequences prove disastrous for Titus, and, as the secret police close in on him, he’s forced to find shelter with a group of Iranian Christians, who risk their own lives to save his. 

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While on the run from the Iranian secret police, CIA intelligence officer Titus Ray encounters a group of Christians in Tehran. The battle-hardened agent becomes a believer before they smuggle him out of Iran to freedom in Turkey.

Back in the States and forced to go on medical leave, Titus learns he's been targeted by a Hezbollah assassin. Now,  he must decide if the Iranian couple he meets in Norman, Oklahoma has ties to the man who's trying to kill him, and if Nikki Saxon, a local detective can be trusted with his secrets.

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In this pulse-racing Christian thriller, CIA intelligence officer, Titus Ray, travels from Costa Rica to Venezuela in an effort to stop Ahmed Al-Amin, a Hezbollah assassin, from murdering a high-profile government official.

Along the way, a family crisis jeopardizes his mission and an Agency official threatens to destroy his career. As the danger mounts, he's forced to partner with an untested operative to complete the mission and bring Ahmed to justice. Will he be able to overcome the obstacles and capture Ahmed  Al-Amin before it's too late?

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Winner of the Oklahoma Book Award for best fiction book published in 2017.

When Titus Ray jeopardizes his career to capture an active shooter in the Washington Navy Yard, he exposes an Iranian deep-cover operative with plans to attack Washington, D.C. with chemical weapons.

The discovery sends Titus on a mission spanning two continents and brings him face-to-face with an Iranian general obsessed with destroying America. As time runs out, Titus plays a dangerous game with the enemy to save the lives of thousands and defeat the terrorists. Is he willing to lose Nikki in order to save his country?  

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 He thought it would be a simple rescue mission. He was wrong. ​​

When Titus arrives in Santiago de Cuba to rescue Ben Mitchell from the Los Zetas drug cartel, he receives new intel that changes his mission and causes him to question his faith.

With Mitchell's life in imminent  danger, Titus decides to risk it all--his career at the Agency, his future with Nikki and his own life--to bring Mitchell home.

It wasn't a simple rescue mission. It was much more--more about his survival, more about his faith, more about himself.

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A CIA contractor goes missing in Iraq.
Five years later, he turns up in Yemen.

 After Titus accepts an assignment to bring rogue CIA contractor Jacob Levin back to the States, he learns the operation has been put on hold. That’s fine with him. He’s looking forward to spending time in Oklahoma with his fiancée, Nikki Saxon. 

Then, his boss needs a favor--a favor which takes him from Springfield, Missouri to Somahi, Yemen, where he finally discovers the truth about Levin.

Along the way, Titus confronts his past and makes decisions about his future. Will Nikki agree with his decision? Can he trust God for the answers?

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Two Steps Forward: book vi in the Titus Ray Thriller Series

Two Steps Forward: A Titus Ray Thriller by Luana Ehrlich; Book VI in the Titus Ray Thriller Series.

CIA Operative Titus Ray Expects the Unexpected . . .

Just not this time. Just not this way. Just not on his honeymoon.

An Unexpected Encounter in Morocco . . .

Titus and Nikki begin their new life together in a church ceremony in Norman, Oklahoma and immediately fly to Marrakesh, Morocco for their honeymoon. Then, the unexpected happens, and Titus has an encounter with Jihadi terrorist Baran Asan. 

An Unexpected Discovery in Israel . . .

Cutting their honeymoon short, Titus and Nikki head over to Israel to search for their foster child’s grandmother, but then an unexpected discovery leads to a second sighting of Baran Asan and reveals disturbing news about a planned assassination in Iraq. 

An Unexpected Assassination in Iraq . . .

With time running out, the Agency sends Titus to Baghdad to prevent the assassination of the Iraqi Prime Minister. But is he really the assassin’s target? Could it be someone else? 

Two Steps Forward is Available on Amazon

Book VI in the Titus Ray Thriller Series is a spellbinding adventure of the unexpected, where Titus learns to rely on his fledgling faith, confront his past failures, and embrace a new life with Nikki Saxon Ray. 

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