Roy A. Teel Jr.

Works

And God Laughed, A Novel
Review:

Teel is an ordained minister, the author of several non-fiction books about Christianity, which makes the discussions about religion, premarital sex, abortion, and death in this fictional piece even more interesting. Teel discards the rules and laws of traditional religion that often serve to separate man from God. This is the type of book that calls up a reader's personal history and demands active participation in reviewing the status quo and at least pondering alternatives.

And God Laughed is enlightening, inspiring, and edifying. I highly recommend it.

Melissa Brown Levine, IP Book Reviews

From the Inside Flap:

Imagine that you had the opportunity to speak to God and ask Him any questions that you like? That's exactly what happens to Justin, after a visit to a local book sale in his small mountain town. The question put forward is quizzical for his mind and emotions when he reads a book title, "Does God Exist?" Encouraged by his fiancée Alex, an atheist child psychiatrist. He decides to seek out the divine and gets more than he bargained. Alex and Justin are reeling from a catastrophic situation that nearly left their lives in ruins, Alex thinks that the conversations Justin is having are internally manifested as a result of the trauma. Through this four section novel, Justin navigates the world of the spirit where he finds pitfalls at every turn. His world is turned upside down as he engages God in, in depth question and answer sessions. There is little off the table in his conversations with God and with each conversation his world unravels and his personal system of belief founded in Christianity begins to come untangled. Encouraged on by Alex he delves into the nether regions of the workings of God and His interaction with man. He confronts the questions that haunt the deepest recesses of the human mind, mortal flesh and the sprit realm in life and death. The thought provoking conversations with the divine, lead Justin down a road of self discovery that rocks the very bedrock of all religions not just his own. And God Laughed is the fictional conversation between man and the designer of the universe.

From the Back Cover:

Who hasn't thought about what it might be like to speak to God? In And God Laughed, Justin decides to embark on conversations with the divine in what he thinks will be a failed experiment; however, instead he finds himself engaged in a dialogue that completely over takes him. The more questions that he asks the more difficult the responses are to grasp. And God Laughed straddles the realms of belief and disbelief and allows the reader to eavesdrop on conversations between creation and creator. And God Laughed takes God out of the bibles, books, churches and all religious dogmas and reveals who the divine is and how He changes the life of one completely shocked man.

Operation Red Alert: Book Four in The Iron Eagle Series
Los Angeles is reeling after a partially thwarted terrorist plot left the city and county in ruins. Millions are dead and more are homeless thanks to "Rome Is Burning." For FBI Special Agent John Swenson, aka "The Iron Eagle," and Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim O'Brian, it was a bittersweet victory. The Eagle and his team of retired Marine Corp black operatives were only moderately successful in their mission, and now the full scope of a government conspiracy has been discovered by the men-one that could destroy not just Los Angeles but the nation. 'Operation Red Alert' was the secret code name to stop the 9/11 attacks that was halted by the government. A re-hatched, retooled plot to kill the President of the United States is underway along with the help of a terrorist mastermind, and potential destruction of a city and nation is imminent. The only people standing in the way are the Iron Eagle and his men-intent on stopping the attacks before they happen.

Rise of The Iron Eagle: The Iron Eagle Series Book One
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Detective Jim O’Brian and FBI Profiler Special Agent Steve Hoffman are hunting “The Iron Eagle,” a brutal killer of serial killers whose M.O. defies all the profiling rules. During their search, they realize that the Eagle may just be one of their very own.

Evil and the Details: The Iron Eagle Series Book Two
Someone is torturing and killing teenage boys in LA. Sheriff's Detective Jim O'Brian and FBI Profiler Special Agents Steve Hoffman and John Swenson search for the killer… but The Iron Eagle is out there, too, hunting, and ready to exact his own vengeance and stop the killings.

Rome Is Burning: The Iron Eagle Series Book Three
When a disgraced Marine Corps Colonel plans to destroy Los Angeles and kill millions of its citizens, John Swenson, FBI agent and former MARSOC black operative, and his team of black ops must stop the worst terrorist attack in U.S. history and an unimaginable anti-government plot

Selected Works

Fiction, A Neoplatonic Dialogue Divorcing God from Religion
Imagine that you had the opportunity to speak to God and ask Him any questions that you like? That's exactly what happens to Justin, after a visit to a local book sale in his small mountain town. The question put forward is quizzical for his mind and emotions when he reads a book title, "Does God Exist?"
Fiction, Hard Boiled, Crime, Suspense, Thiller
Los Angeles is reeling after a partially thwarted terrorist plot left the city and county in ruins. Millions are dead and more are homeless thanks to "Rome Is Burning."
Hard Boiled Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller,
Is the Iron Eagle a psychotic serial killer? Or a new breed of justice?
WILL THE IRON EAGLE GET THE KILLER?
“Rome Is Burning” is secret government code for a potential terrorist attack in the U.S.

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