In the Beginning

Mystery & Thrillers

By Abby L. Vandiver

Publisher : Media Web Publishing, Inc.

In the Beginning

ABOUT Abby L. Vandiver

Abby L. Vandiver


Amazon #1 BEST SELLER, In the Beginning is set in 1997 and finds Biblical Archaeologist Justin Dickerson unhappy with her life. She has decided to run away from her problems. Intervening, her mentor asks that she go with him to the Fifty Year Jubilee commemorating the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls in Jerusalem. There she finds that in 1949 Jerusalem some of the 2,000 year old manuscripts, hidden in clay pots in the caves of Qumran, may have been destroyed.

Justin, obsessed with this revelation, is determined to get to the bottom of the deceit. Uncontrollable emotion takes hold of her, and family and faith help guide her as she unfolds the truth of Earth's ancient mysteries discovering wht really happened In the Beginning . . .

"In the Beginning" must be read by anyone who has an interest in Biblical history, gnostic texts, or aliens. 


A story that was exquisitely built so that everything came perfectly together and provided that aforementioned, unbelievably exciting conclusion that, even though it is fiction, could set the world on its ear and usher in a new era of understanding about mankind's origin on the planet we call Earth.

Lex Allen

Vandiver's writing is intelligent and well researched. She expertly weaves her fiction into fact, namely the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls and the controversies plaguing their translation at the time.

Jason Parent