Forces of Retribution is the second book in the Tego Arcana Dei series which follows the hero James Pollack, from a war in Lebanon in 2006 to the mysteries of the Pyramids in Egypt. In this story, two of the female characters from the first book, Virginia and the Russian Natasha are trying to return home. They are joined by Alexei, who finds she is pregnant in a strange and unfriendly world! The storyline includes questions from the banking crisis in 2008. As world leaders try to prevent a global meltdown of the financial system, James meets Janet again, who with her private jet, is seeking his help with her interest in communication! The novel supports those who are asking 'What on Earth will it take?' and tells a human interest story – with an expecting mother battling to save her baby on a train ride across Europe.