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Joel C. Rosenberg

Biography

Joel C. Rosenberg

Joel C. Rosenberg, the grandson of Orthodox Jews who escaped Czarist Russia in the early 1900s, is a New York Times bestselling author of 12 novels and five nonfiction books with nearly five million copies in print.

He has addressed audiences at the White House, Pentagon, U.S. Capitol, Canadian Parliament and the European Union Parliament, and has met with world leaders such as Jordan's King Abdullah II, Egyptian President el-Sisi, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, among others. He has appeared on hundreds of radio and TV programs in the U.S., Canada and around the world, and has been profiled by the New York Times, the Washington Times and the Jerusalem Post.

A well-known Evangelical in the U.S., he is the founder and chairman of The Joshua Fund, a non-profit educational and humanitarian relief organization dedicated to educating and mobilizing Christians to "bless Israel and her neighbors in the name of Jesus, according to Genesis 12:1-3."

Joel comes from a Jewish background on his father's side and a Gentile background on his mother's side. He and his wife, Lynn, are dual U.S.-Israeli citizens. They made Aliyah in 2014 and live with their sons in Israel.

Books by Joel C. Rosenberg

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Fiction, Political Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

With an American president distracted by growing tensions in North Korea and Iran, an ominous new threat is emerging in Moscow. A czar is rising in the Kremlin, a Russian president feverishly consolidating power, silencing his opposition, and plotting a brazen and lightning-fast military strike that could rupture the NATO alliance and bring Washington and Moscow to the brink of nuclear war. But in his blind spot is the former U.S. Secret Service agent, Marcus Ryker, trained to protect but ready to kill to save his country.

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

As he prepares to deliver the State of the Union address, the President of the United States is convinced that the Islamic State is on the run, about to be crushed by American forces once and for all. But New York Times foreign correspondent J. B. Collins tells the President he’s dead wrong. With the Middle East on fire, the Israeli prime minister dead, and Amman in ruins, Collins fears a catastrophic attack inside the American homeland is imminent. He argues that only an all-out manhunt to capture or kill Abu Khalif --- the leader of ISIS --- can stop the attack and save American lives. But will the President listen and take decisive action before it’s too late?

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

“The president of the United States…is missing.” With these words, New York Times journalist J. B. Collins, reporting from the scene of a devastating attack by ISIS terrorists in Amman, Jordan, puts the entire world on high alert. As the U.S. government faces a constitutional crisis and Jordan battles for its very existence, Collins must do his best to keep the world informed while working to convince the FBI that his stories are not responsible for the terror attack on the Jordanian capital.

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

When New York Times foreign correspondent J. B. Collins hears rumors that an al-Qaeda splinter cell --- ISIS --- has captured a cache of chemical weapons inside Syria, Collins knows this is a story he must pursue at all costs. Knowing that terrorist forces are already trying to bring down two Arab governments in the region --- Iraq and Syria --- can Collins uncover the truth before it’s too late? Or will the terrorists succeed in setting their sights on the third target and achieving genocide?

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

As the Nazi war machine rolls across Europe, young Jacob Weisz is forced to flee his beloved Germany and join an underground resistance group in Belgium. But when a rescue operation goes horribly wrong, Jacob finds himself trapped in a crowded cattle car headed to southern Poland. Sentenced to hard labor in the Auschwitz labor camp, Jacob forms an unlikely alliance with Jean-Luc Leclerc, a former assistant pastor who was imprisoned for helping Jews. They’ve been chosen for one of the most daring and dangerous feats imaginable --- escape from Auschwitz.

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Political Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Israel has successfully launched a first strike on Iran, taking out all of their nuclear sites and six of their nuclear warheads --- and causing The Twelfth Imam to order a full-scale retaliation. In danger not only from the ongoing missile strikes on Iran but also from the increasingly hostile and suspicious governments of multiple countries, CIA operative David Shirazi and his team are in a race against time to find the remaining nuclear warheads before disaster strikes.

by Joel C. Rosenberg - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Would Jerusalem launch a massive preemptive military strike against Iran? Or would Washington order the CIA to intervene before events in the Middle East spin out of control?