Mark J. Rose’s, Matt Miller in the Colonies series is a must-read for fans of time travel and historical fiction. With the recent release of the fourth book, The Architect, now is the perfect time to dive into this captivating series.
The series follows the story of 21st-century scientist Matt Miller, who finds himself stranded in Colonial America with nothing but a backpack. As he navigates this new world and tries to find his place in it, Matt faces unexpected challenges and struggles to survive in a society where he has no relevant skills or connections.
Rose’s ability to blend historical fact with science fiction is exceptional, immersing readers in the sights, sounds, and smells of colonial Virginia. Through Matt Miller’s journey, Rose explores the role of the individual in shaping history, offering a unique perspective on the American Revolution.
The first book in the series, Journeyman, sets the stage for the rest of the series, introducing readers to Matt and his struggles in Colonial America. With a well-crafted plot, vivid characters, and a thrilling storyline, Journeyman is a must-read for fans of time travel and historical fiction.
The second book, Prophet, picks up where Journeyman left off, following Matt as he leaves Virginia for Philadelphia to make his fortune and claim the woman he loves. But he faces unexpected challenges and a sworn enemy who will stop at nothing to destroy him. With an intricate plot, well-developed characters, and unexpected twists, Prophet is a gripping read that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
The third book, Virginian, takes readers on a thrilling journey as Matt is summoned to London by Ben Franklin to investigate the disappearance of a British leader. Alongside another time traveler, they embark on a mission across two continents to change the destiny of Western Civilization. With an intricate plot, unexpected twists, and well-developed characters, Virginian offers a unique perspective on history, politics, and time travel.
The recently released fourth book, The Architect, is another thrilling addition to the series. Matt has achieved success beyond his wildest dreams in the American colonies, becoming a wealthy businessman and politician with a beautiful wife and family. But the American Revolution looms on the horizon, and when a prominent British leader mysteriously disappears, Ben Franklin summons Matt to London to help investigate the involvement of Patrick Ferguson, a man whose ambitions are to change the future. Unknown to them all, another time traveler, with separate motivations, will join them in a struggle across two continents to change the destiny of Western Civilization.
Overall, Mark J. Rose’s Matt Miller in the Colonies series is a thrilling and immersive journey through history and science fiction. With well-crafted plots, vivid characters, and unexpected twists, each book offers a unique perspective on the American Revolution and the role of the individual in shaping history. The Architect, the latest addition to the series, is a must-read for fans of time travel and historical fiction, and readers new to the series will find themselves quickly hooked and eager to dive into the rest of the books.