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If heart-racing, high octane thrills and spills are your thing, look no further than the latest action reads in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Cold blood by Andy McNab

Cold blood

Andy McNab

Large Print

Thousands of miles away, five ex-servicemen, badly wounded in Afghanistan, are preparing for a trek to the North Pole in an attempt to begin to rebuild their shattered bodies and minds. When Nick Stone is summoned as close protection for the trek by an...

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First response by Stephen Leather

First response

Stephen Leather

Large Print

London is under siege. Nine men in suicide vests, primed to explode, hold hostages in nine different locations around the city, and are ready to die for their cause. Their mission: to force the government to release jihadist prisoners from Belmarsh P...

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Accelerant by Ronie Kendig

Accelerant

Ronie Kendig

eBook

Once a cripple, now a gifted accelerant, Haegan knows he must return to the Nine and fight for his people. He will struggle to know where to fight and whom to trust as the Nine Kingdoms suffer under Poired Dyrth.

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To die in Vienna  by Kevin author. Wignall

To die in Vienna

Kevin author. Wignall

Book

"He's seen something that could get him killed. But what? Freddie Makin is a spy for hire. For a year he's been watching Jiang Cheng, an academic whose life seems suspiciously normal. To Freddie it's just a job: he never asks who's paying him and why...

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The assassin  by Mark Dawson

The assassin

Mark Dawson

Book

"Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, is the most dangerous city in the world. And when a mission to break the local cartel's grip goes wrong, Isabella Rose, the Angel, finds herself on the wrong side of prison bars. Fearing the worst, Isabella plays her only rema...

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The encircling sea  by Adrian Keith Goldsworthy

The encircling sea

Adrian Keith Goldsworthy

Book

"AD 100: Flavius Ferox, Briton and Roman centurion, is finding it hard to keep the peace. Based at Vindolanda – an army fort on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world – he feels the eyes of his enemies on him at all hours. Am...

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The escape artist by Brad Meltzer

The escape artist

Brad Meltzer

Large Print

"Who is Nola Brown? Nola is a mystery. Nola is trouble. And Nola is supposed to be dead. Her body was found on a plane that mysteriously fell from the sky as it left a secret military base in the Alaskan wilderness. Her commanding officer verifies she's...

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The rising sea by Clive Cussler

The rising sea

Clive Cussler

Large Print

An alarming rise in the world's sea levels--much larger than could be accounted for by glacier melt--sends Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA scientific team rocketing around the globe in search of answers. What they find at the bottom...

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Shoot first by Stuart Woods

Shoot first

Stuart Woods

Large Print

Stone Barrington is enjoying a round of golf in Key West when the game is violently interrupted--and it seems as if the target of the disturbance may have been one of his fellow players, the brilliant businesswoman behind a software startup on the cutting...

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The Ionian mission  by Patrick O'Brian

The Ionian mission

Patrick O'Brian

Book

"Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin return to the seas where they first sailed as shipmates, but to a longer, harder and colder war than during their younger days. A sudden turn of events takes them off on a mission to the Greek islands, where Aubrey's old...

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Clash of empires  by Ben Kane

Clash of empires

Ben Kane

Book

"After sixteen years of bloody war, Hannibal Barca is on the verge of defeat. On the plains of Zama, Felix and his brother Antonius stand in the formidable Roman legions, ready to deliver the decisive blow. Victory will establish Rome as the pre-eminent...

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Star of the North  by D. B. John

Star of the North

D. B. John

Book

North Korea and the USA are on the brink of war. A young American woman disappears without trace from a South Korean island. The CIA recruits her twin sister to uncover the truth. Now, she must go undercover in the world's most deadly state. Only...

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Cut and run  by Matt Hilton

Cut and run

Matt Hilton

Book

"When someone with his face embarks on a killing spree in Florida, ex-CIA and Special Ops operative Joe Hunter goes into hiding in the coldblooded mercenary world of wetwork specialists to find out who is trying to frame him for murder." -- Provided ...

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The inside ring  by Michael Lawson

The inside ring

Michael Lawson

Book

"The Inside Ring opens with an assassination attempt on the president. He is only wounded, but his best friend and a Secret Service Agent are killed. It turns out that the attack wasn't without warning. General Andrew Banks, the Secretary of Homeland...

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The void  by Greig Beck

The void

Greig Beck

Book

"Something has travelled for a billion years to find us -- and now it has. In space, Commander Mitch Granger and his crew are nearing the end of their scientific mission -- along with their covert satellite photography for the military. As they prepare...

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Second strike  by Peter N. Kirsanow

Second strike

Peter N. Kirsanow

Book

"Within mere weeks of thwarting a cataclysmic electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack against the United States, Michael Garin, former leader of the elite Omega special operations unit, discovers that Russia has triggered an ingenious and catastrophic backup...

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Nightfall Berlin  by Jack Grimwood

Nightfall Berlin

Jack Grimwood

Book

"In 1986, news that East-West nuclear-arms negotiations are taking place lead many to believe the Cold War may finally be thawing. For British intelligence officer Major Tom Fox, however, it is business as usual. Ordered to arrange the smooth repatriation...

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Genome  by A. G. Riddle

Genome

A. G. Riddle

Book

"After surviving one of the deadliest epidemics in history, Dr. Peyton Shaw has uncovered a global conspiracy that will change humanity forever. Thirty years ago, Dr. Paul Kraus found a code in the DNA of one of humanity's lost tribes. To protect the...

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A murder too soon by Michael Jecks

A murder too soon

Michael Jecks

Large Print

"June, 1554. Former cutpurse and now professional assassin Jack Blackjack has deep misgivings about his latest assignment. He has been despatched to the Palace of Woodstock, where Queen Mary's half-sister Princess Elizabeth is being kept under close ...

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Traitor by Jonathan De Shalit

Traitor

Jonathan De Shalit

Large Print

"In the exhilarating tradition of I Am Pilgrim comes a sprawling, international high-stakes thriller that pits the intelligence of one man against one of the most successful spies ever to operate against American interests. When a young Israeli walks...

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America  by Stephen Coonts

America

Stephen Coonts

Book

"Hundreds of people have gathered to watch the launching of the USS America--our newest and most sophisticated nuclear submarine. Then, the unthinkable happens: armed men emerge from the tugboat that is leading her to sea, board the submarine and man...

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Axis of evil  by Bobby Akart

Axis of evil

Bobby Akart

Book

"For decades, American administrations have forced our military to be neutered in many respects - hampered by restrained rules of engagement, passed in strength by Russia and China, and tested by rogue nations like North Korea and Iran. As a result n...

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Safe from harm by R. J. Bailey

Safe from harm

R. J. Bailey

Audio CD

Sam Wylde is a Close Protection Officer to the rich and powerful. In a world dominated by men, being a woman has been an advantage. And she is the best in the business at what she does. She takes a job protecting the daughter of the Sharifs Pakistani...

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Pacific Vortex! by Clive Cussler

Pacific Vortex!

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

Fully armed and with all hands on board, the nuclear submarine Starbuck sailed into the calm Pacific Ocean for sea trials - and vanished. No wreckage, no signals, no survivors: nothing ... until ace maritime troubleshooter Dirk Pitt finds a single, c...

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Roberto to the dark tower came  by Tom Epperson

Roberto to the dark tower came

Tom Epperson

Book

"Roberto is a young left-wing South American journalist who receives an ominous phone call: leave the country in ten days, or die. He has every intention of leaving, as soon as he follows a lead on a major story developing in the jungle. The book follows...

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Back room girl  by Francis Durbridge

Back room girl

Francis Durbridge

Book

"Retiring to No Man's Cove in Cornwall to write his memoirs, crime reporter Roy Benton discovers that a disused tin mine has become a research station for a secret weapons project. Karen Silvers, in charge of operations, reluctantly accepts that Bent...

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Grave ransom by Kalayna Price

Grave ransom

Kalayna Price

eBook

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Ghost target  by Nicholas Irving

Ghost target

Nicholas Irving

Book

"Vick "The Reaper" Harwood is an esteemed sniper with a record kill count - 33 kills in 90 days - when he is knocked out under mortar attack in Afghanistan. He wakes up back in the United States with little memory of what happened, his spotter and gun...

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Escape and evasion  by Christopher Wakling

Escape and evasion

Christopher Wakling

Book

"This is the story of City banker Joseph Aschroft, who steals £1.34 billion from his own bank, gives it untraceably to impoverished strangers worldwide, and flees. Why has he done this, and will he get away with it? An ex-soldier, Joseph discounts leaving...

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Freefall  by Robert Radcliffe

Freefall

Robert Radcliffe

Book

"Dreadfully injured in the Arnhem landings, paratrooper Theo Trickey was never expected to survive. In the aftermath of defeat, captured Medical Officer Captain Daniel Garland pulled Trickey's comatose body from a pile of copses, keeping him alive as...

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Exit strategy  by Charlton Pettus

Exit strategy

Charlton Pettus

Book

"For crooked politicians, military brass from third-world nations, and white-collar criminals looking to avoid either prison or a deadlier form of payback, there's Exit Strategy. With just one call, Exit Strategy helps these wealthy-but-wanted types ...

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Blood and blade  by Matthew Harffy

Blood and blade

Matthew Harffy

Book

"AD 635. Anglo-Saxon Britain. King Oswald must leave his wedding party to combat a Pictish uprising. He leaves Beobrand to escort his new queen to their new home, a journey fraught with danger. The third instalment in The Bernicia Chronicles.AD 635. Oswald...

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Gale force  by Owen Laukkanen

Gale force

Owen Laukkanen

Book

"After witnessing her father's death in a maritime accident and becoming the captain of a salvage boat, McKenna Rhodes and her crew take a job helping a freighter. But there is more at stake than they know-- the Pacific Lion's crew includes a man on the...

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Warning light  by David Ricciardi

Warning light

David Ricciardi

Book

"When a commercial aircraft makes an emergency landing at an Iranian military base, it looks like a crisis has been narrowly avoided. But for undercover intelligence analyst Zac Miller, the CIA-staged crash landing is the only part of his assignment that...

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The passage to India  by Allan Mallinson

The passage to India

Allan Mallinson

Book

"It is 1831, riots and rebellions are widespread . . . In England, the new government is facing protests against the attempts of the Tory-dominated House of Lords to thwart the passing of the Reform Bill. In India, relations are strained between the...

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The greater good  by Tim Ayliffe

The greater good

Tim Ayliffe

Book

"He had never killed anyone who hadn’t deserved it. The means always justified the end. He didn’t need forgiveness. He needed justification. The greater good. Battered war correspondent John Bailey is a man living on the edge. He’s haunted by nightmares...

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Clash of the Vikings  by Peter Wilks

Clash of the Vikings

Peter Wilks

Book

"A fleet of longships emerge out of the morning mist on 8th of June in AD 793, and race toward the island of Lindisfarne, one of England's most holy sites. After beaching their vessels, blood-thirsty Norsemen wearing helmets and shields disembark with...

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The soul of a thief  by Steven Hartov

The soul of a thief

Steven Hartov

Book

"Shtefan Brandt, adjutant to a colonel of the Waffen SS, has made it through the war so far in spite of his commander's habit of bringing his staff into combat, and a pair of secrets that are far more dangerous than the battlefield. Shtefan is a Mischling...

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Fathomless by Greig Beck

Fathomless

Greig Beck

eBook

CARCHARODON MEGALODON The largest and most fearsome predator to have ever existed on our planet. Rumors of its existence in our modern oceans have persisted for centuries. Now, in a new adventure, the rumors explode into brutal and terrifying reality....

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Angel in the shadows  by Walter Lucius

Angel in the shadows

Walter Lucius

Book

"After investigating what appeared to be a simple hit-and-run, journalist Farah Hafez became caught up in a web of crime and corruption that led to her kidnap. Detained in Russia, she was forced to pledge her allegiance to a terrorist group on camera....

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The hellfire club  by Jake Tapper

The hellfire club

Jake Tapper

Book

"Charlie Marder, a World War II veteran and popular academic, is an unlikely congressman. Thrust into office by his power-broker father's connections, Charlie is determined to use his new position for good. He quickly learns, however, that in 1950s W...

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Presumed dead  by Mason Cross

Presumed dead

Mason Cross

Book

"THEN: Adeline Connor was the Devil Mountain Killer's final victim. After she was gunned down, the murderer disappeared and the killing spree ended... NOW: Carter Blake has been hired to do what he does best: to find someone. But this time he's hunting...

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Unquiet ghosts by Glenn Meade

Unquiet ghosts

Glenn Meade

Audio CD

"Kathy Kelly's world was shattered when a plane carrying her husband--an Iraq War veteran and devoted father--and her two children vanished from the sky one night. No trace of the plane was ever found. Eight years later, Kathy has struggled to rebuild...

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The sheriff's catch  by James Vella-Bardon

The sheriff's catch

James Vella-Bardon

Book

"1588. Abel de Santiago has deserted the army and all but avenged his murdered wife, when he is captured and sold as a galley slave. As the Spanish Armada sails for England, there can be few souls on board more reluctant than him. After a crushing defeat...

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The consultant  by T. J. O'Connor

The consultant

T. J. O'Connor

Book

"When a rogue CIA consultant goes AWOL from his Middle Eastern post in response to his brother's plea for help, he arrives just in time to witness his brother's murder. For years, Jonathan Hunter and his brother Kevin Mallory had not spoken;until Kevin's...

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Silk and Song by Dana Stabenow

Silk and Song

Dana Stabenow

eBook

Beijing, 1322. Sixteen-year-old Wu Johanna is the granddaughter of the legendary trader Marco Polo. In the wake of her father's death, however, Johanna finds that lineage counts for little amid the disintegrating court of the Khan. Dynastic loyalties...

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The silver wolf by Rob (Thriller writer) Sinclair

The silver wolf

Rob (Thriller writer) Sinclair

Audio CD

"Still tormented by the disappearance of his wife, ex-intelligence agent James Ryker sets out on a personal mission of revenge, prepared to go to any lengths in search of the truth. The trail takes him from the crystal waters of Mexico’s Caribbean coast,...

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Act of vengeance by Michael Jecks

Act of vengeance

Michael Jecks

Audio CD

Cut adrift by British Intelligence at the end of the Cold War, Jack Case is called back into service following 9/11. In a quiet Alaskan backwater, a man named Danny Lewin has committed suicide. But this was no ordinary suicide. This was an agent who ...

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Sleeper 13 by Rob (Thriller writer) author. Sinclair

Sleeper 13

Rob (Thriller writer) author. Sincl...

Audio CD

As a child he was smuggled to the Middle East from his London home, to be trained as one of the most elite insurgent soldiers of his generation. For years he was forced to do things no child should do, for a cause he couldn't believe in. But while his...

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Detonator by Andy McNab

Detonator

Andy McNab

Large Print

Betrayed and left for dead high in the Alps, Nick Stone is in trouble. The blood on his hands tells of a head wound he can't see, and his foggy memory confirms it. He knows only one thing for certain - someone, somewhere wants to kill him. And they t...

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Overkill  by Ted Bell

Overkill

Ted Bell

Book

"On a ski vacation in the Swiss Alps high above St. Moritz, Alex Hawke and his young son, Alexei, are thrust into danger when the tram carrying them to the top of the mountain bursts into flame, separating the two. Before he can reach Alexei, the boy...

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Caribbean rim by Randy Wayne White

Caribbean rim

Randy Wayne White

Large Print

Marine biologist Doc Ford has been known to help his friends out of jams occasionally, but he's never faced a situation like this. His old pal Carl Fitzpatrick has been chasing sunken wrecks most of his life, but now he's run afoul of the Florida Division...

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Retribution  by Anthony Riches

Retribution

Anthony Riches

Book

"Victory is in sight for Kivilaz and his Batavi army. The Roman army clings desperately to its remaining fortresses along the Rhine, its legions riven by dissent and mutiny, and once-loyal allies of Rome are beginning to imagine the unimaginable: f...

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Forbidden island  by Jeremy Robinson

Forbidden island

Jeremy Robinson

Book

"On the precipice of a cliff, contemplating suicide, dishonourably discharged U.S. Army Ranger, Rowan Baer, is invited to provide security to a research team visiting the most dangerous island in the world--North Sentinel Island in the Sea of Bengal....

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A loyal spy  by Simon Conway

A loyal spy

Simon Conway

Book

"The last time Jonah saw Nor ed-Din, he was lying face-down in a pool of icy water in the Khyber Pass. He thought he had killed him, but now the trail of betrayal has come full circle. Friends since childhood, Jonah and Nor ed-Din had been groomed for...

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Eyeshot  by Taylor Adams

Eyeshot

Taylor Adams

Book

"James and Elle Eversman are a young couple travelling through the Mojave desert on their way to a new life. When their car mysteriously breaks down they are stranded in the middle of nowhere without much water and no cell-phone reception. A mile away...

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The first family  by Michael Palmer

The first family

Michael Palmer

Book

"A doctor informs the President and First Lady that to make a diagnosis on their son Cam, they need to find other people with the same symptoms to conduct additional testing, but when two young people Dr. Lee has found, each with exceptional gifts, a...

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The dark clouds shining  by David Downing

The dark clouds shining

David Downing

Book

"In the fourth and final installment of David Downing's spy series, Jack McColl is sent to Soviet Russia, where the civil war is coming to an end. The Bolsheviks have won but the country is in ruins. With the hopes engendered by the revolution hanging...

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The agent  by Mark Dawson

The agent

Mark Dawson

Book

"Isabella Rose is on the run, hunted by the very people she had been hired to work for. Trained killer Isabella and former handler Michael Pope are forced into hiding in India and, when a mysterious informer passes them clues on the whereabouts of Po...

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Five rites  by Leigh David

Five rites

Leigh David

Book

"May 2015 - the face of somebody long thought to be dead appears on BBC News at Ten. The newscaster names him as Mikhail Morozov but secret service agencies around the world know him as Margaret Rotheram's former favourite, Michael Frost. He's been abducted...

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The fallen  by David Baldacci

The fallen

David Baldacci

Book

"Amos Decker and his journalist friend Alex Jamison are visiting the home of Alex's sister in Barronville, a small town in western Pennsylvania that has been hit hard economically. When Decker is out on the rear deck of the house talking with Alex's niece,...

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Damnation  by Peter Beck

Damnation

Peter Beck

Book

"Dead clients are bad for business, something that Tom Winter, head of security for an elite Swiss bank, knows only too well. When a plane explodes, leaving behind the bodies of a charred client and a dead colleague, Tom teams up with the mysterious Fatima...

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The Pharaoh's Secret by Graham Brown

The Pharaoh's Secret

Graham Brown

eBook

The dazzling new novel in the #1 New York Times?bestselling NUMA Files series from the grand master of adventure. Kurt and Joe tangle with the most determined enemy they've ever encountered when a ruthless powerbroker schemes to build a new Egyptian empire...

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Shoot first by Stuart Woods

Shoot first

Stuart Woods

eBook

"The irresistible Stone Barrington returns for another racy adventure from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington has faced intrigue before and come out clean on the other side, but this latest turn of events might be too...

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Trouble ahead  by Rob Lofthouse

Trouble ahead

Rob Lofthouse

Book

"Heraklion, May 1941. On the north coast of Crete, the British forces are redeploying troops, ahead of a German invasion of the island. A brutal defeat in Greece has forced them to withdraw from the mainland, weakened and dejected. For Captain Bentley...

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Raw wounds by Matt Hilton

Raw wounds

Matt Hilton

Large Print

Ex-con Nicolas Po Villere has no love for the mother who abandoned him as a child. Yet when she asks to see him on her deathbed, he returns home to Louisiana with his partner Tess Grey to try to reconcile their troubled past. But Po is not prepared for...

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Dragon and slave by Timothy Zahn

Dragon and slave

Timothy Zahn

eBook

Fourteen-year-old Jack and the dragon warrior Draycos face a diabolical and ruthless intergalactic slavemaster when Jack attempts to penetrate secret computer files about the cold-blooded underworld while posing as a slave.

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Dragon and soldier by Timothy Zahn

Dragon and soldier

Timothy Zahn

eBook

Even though he's been on the run from the law for a while, young Jack Morgan never wanted a bodyguard. But that's what he got when a desperate alien named Draycos bonded with him for survival. When all is well, Draycos looks like nothing more than a tattoo...

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Living dangerously  by Dan Latus

Living dangerously

Dan Latus

Book

"When old friends Anne and Josh Steele ask Frank Doy to look after their son, Tom, Frank can't say no; he is in terrible danger. After a drink-driving incident that took Tom's friend's life, the victim's gangster father holds him responsible and wants...

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Iceberg by Clive Cussler

Iceberg

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

The towering iceberg drifting in the North Atlantic was a floating tomb. Embedded in the great gleaming mass was a ship - sealed in so solidly that not even its mast protruded. Here was a sea mystery to rank alongside the Bermuda Triangle and the Mar...

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Airframe  by Michael Crichton

Airframe

Michael Crichton

Book

"Three passengers are dead. Fifty-six are injured. The interior cabin virtually destroyed. But the pilot manages to land the plane. At a moment when the issue of safety and death in the skies is paramount in the public mind, a lethal midair disaster...

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True fiction  by Lee Goldberg

True fiction

Lee Goldberg

Book

"When a passenger jet crashes onto the beaches of Waikiki, bestselling thriller writer Ian Ludlow knows the horrific tragedy wasn't an accident. Years before, the CIA enlisted Ian to dream up terrorism scenarios to prepare the government for nightmares...

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The oracle year  by Charles Soule

The oracle year

Charles Soule

Book

"Awakening from a dream with more than one hundred predictions about the future in his head, an unassuming Manhattan bassist becomes one of the world's most powerful men and hides his identity behind an online persona that is targeted by greedy corpo...

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Skyjack  by K. J. (Novelist) Howe

Skyjack

K. J. (Novelist) Howe

Book

"When Thea Paris's flight is hijacked over the Libyan Desert, her first priority is the two former child soldiers she is escorting to a new life in London. As an international kidnap specialist, Thea Paris negotiates for hostage release as part of her...

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The Armageddon file by Stephen Coonts

The Armageddon file

Stephen Coonts

Large Print

"After one of the most contentious and divisive elections in American history, Jake Grafton and Tommy Carmellini race to solve the mystery of a potentially rigged election before Americans' full faith and credit in our democracy, sovereignty, and rule...

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The Nassau secret  by Gregg Loomis

The Nassau secret

Gregg Loomis

Book

"Nazi spies and murder intrude upon the uneasy exile of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. In July 1943, Sir Harry Oakes, a wealthy businessman and acquaintance of the Duke and Duchess, was found murdered on Nassau. The murder is unsolved to this day. Could...

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School for psychics  by K. C. Archer

School for psychics

K. C. Archer

Book

"An entrancing new series starring a funny, impulsive, and sometimes self-congratulatory young woman who discovers she has psychic abilities--and then must decide whether she will use her skills for good or...not. Teddy Cannon isn't your typical...

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The Devil's revolver by V. S. McGrath

The Devil's revolver

V. S. McGrath

eBook

Hettie Alabama wants her sister back, and not even death - or Hell - will stop her. The first book in a Weird West fantasy action-adventure series with a truly unforgettable heroine.

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The extraditionist  by Todd Merer

The extraditionist

Todd Merer

Book

"When the world's most notorious cartel bosses get arrested, they call Benn Bluestone. A drug lawyer sharp enough to exploit loopholes in the system, Bluestone loves the money, the women, the action that come with his career...but working between the...

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The way I die  by Derek Haas

The way I die

Derek Haas

Book

"The way I die is two taps to the head, stuffed in the trunk of a rental sedan, my body set on fire. The way I die is both arms broken, both legs broken, tossed off a cigarette boat in the middle of Lake Michigan, bricks in my pockets to weigh down the...

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Where we belong by Lynn N Austin

Where we belong

Lynn N Austin

Audio CD

Sisters Rebecca and Flora Hawes are not typical Victorian ladies. Their love of adventure and their desire to use their God-given talents has brought them to the Sinai Desert, on a quest to find an important biblical manuscript. As the journey becomes...

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Biggles defends the desert by W. E. (William Earl) Johns

Biggles defends the desert

W. E. (William Earl) Johns

eBook

With a dangerous mission ahead and the threat of being shot down in the waterless wasteland of the African plains, Biggles is in the desert, defending the vital air-route from the West coast of Africa to the Middle East. When a number of planes fail to...

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The lost codex  by Alan Jacobson

The lost codex

Alan Jacobson

Book

"In 930 CE, a revered group of scholars pen the first sanctioned Bible, planting the seed from which other major religions will grow. But in 1953, half the manuscript goes missing while being transported from Syria. Around the same time, in the foothills...

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Dawn of the hunter  by Blake Banner

Dawn of the hunter

Blake Banner

Book

"Ten years in the British SAS have turned Lacklan Walker into a supreme killing machine. That, and his twisted, dysfunctional family. His father, a Boston Brahmin Billionaire, taught him how to hate. His English Aristocrat mother taught him he didn’t...

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No place to hide  by Dan Latus

No place to hide

Dan Latus

Book

"Jake Ord and his enigmatic companion, Magda, are living in seclusion in a small inland town in the Algarve, Portugal. They each have something to hide, and to fear, but their life together is just how they want it: tranquil, safe and agreeably boring....

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Illegal holdings  by Michael Niemann

Illegal holdings

Michael Niemann

Book

"UN fraud investigator Valentin Vermeulen is on assignment in Maputo, Mozambique. His humdrum task is to see if Global Alternatives is spending UN money the way they promised. The nonprofit was set up by hedge fund mogul Vincent Portallis to revoluti...

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Flash points  by David Hagberg

Flash points

David Hagberg

Book

"Retired CIA assassin Kirk McGarvey is taking a much needed break. Then a bomb in his car explodes just as he's leaving the vehicle. He barely escapes with his life. The men who went after McGarvey are also after the President of the United States. A...

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The Hall of Tyr  by Octavia Randolph

The Hall of Tyr

Octavia Randolph

Book

"The year is 881. Ten years have passed since fifteen year old Ceridwen set out from her Priory home to make her own life. She has known love and loss, triumph and heartbreak. Yet the Circle which has moved about her is largely intact, although the.....

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The Claiming  by Octavia Randolph

The Claiming

Octavia Randolph

Book

"Sidroc the Dane has been in Angle-land for twelve years. The first nine were all hard fighting. He has won treasure beyond counting, and now peace for his men. But there is one thing he still desires: Ceridwen as his wife. Now Fate conspires to tear...

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In the dark  by Jia Mai

In the dark

Jia Mai

Book

'Cracking another country's cipher is an undercover fight to the death.' Hidden deep in the mountains, the recruits at 'Unit 701', China's secret services, operate in a dark, shadowy world. There is the 'wind-listener', a blind surveillance officer who...

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Eagles of Dacia  by S. J. A. Turney

Eagles of Dacia

S. J. A. Turney

Book

"At the mercy of the scheming Imperial Chamberlain, Cleander, Rufinus is dispatched to Dacia, a land of untamed beauty at the edge of the Roman world, with orders to investigate the two legionary commanders there for signs of treason. Uncertain what to...

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Beside the Syrian sea  by James Wolff

Beside the Syrian sea

James Wolff

Book

"Jonas is a British spy out in the cold. When his father, an elderly clergyman, is kidnapped and held for ransom by ISIS in Syria, he takes matters into his own hands and begins to steal the only currency he has access to: secret government intelligence....

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Captive  by Tony Park

Captive

Tony Park

Book

"As a soldier turned wildlife veterinarian, Dr. Graham Baird is no stranger to the dangers of the African bush. While on a trip to track down a baby elephant, he's caught up in a deadly shootout with poachers. Among the fatal casualties of the firefight...

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Ceridwen of Kilton  by Octavia Randolph

Ceridwen of Kilton

Octavia Randolph

Book

"Ninth-century Saxon England crumbles under the onslaught of a relentless foe - the Danish Vikings. Ceridwen, a young woman with divided loyalties, watches as the peace and plenty she enjoys at the Saxon stronghold of Kilton gives way to wary watchfulness....

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The circle of Ceridwen  by Octavia Randolph

The circle of Ceridwen

Octavia Randolph

Book

"It is the year 871, when England was Angle-Land. Of seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms, five have fallen to the invading Vikings. No trait is more valued than loyalty, and no possession more precious than one's steel. Across this war-torn landscape travels ...

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Malice  by Hugh Fraser

Malice

Hugh Fraser

Book

"London 1964. Gang warfare is breaking out and Rina Walker's struggle to survive amid the battles and betrayals of a gruesome cast of racketeers and gangsters require all her considerable skills as an assassin. Playing one side off against the other to...

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South Atlantic requiem  by Edward (Novelist) Wilson

South Atlantic requiem

Edward (Novelist) Wilson

Book

"Catesby takes over the South America Desk at MI6, only to discover that disaster in the South Atlantic is looming. Downing Street is slashing defence spending, but refusing to negotiate a Falklands deal. With hostilities imminent, Catesby's job is to...

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End game  by Matt Johnson

End game

Matt Johnson

Book

"Robert Finlay seems to have finally left his SAS past behind him and is settled into his new career as a detective. But when the girlfriend of his former SAS colleague and close friend Kevin Jones is murdered, it's clear that Finlay's troubles are far...

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Sanctuary  by Judy Nunn

Sanctuary

Judy Nunn

Audio CD

"On a barren island off the coast of Western Australia, a rickety wooden dinghy runs aground. Aboard are nine people who have no idea where they are. Strangers before the violent storm that tore their vessel apart, the instinct to survive has seen them...

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Die twice  by Andrew Grant

Die twice

Andrew Grant

Book

"Obliged to leave New York City in the aftermath of his previous mission, David Trevellyan is summoned to the British Consulate in Chicago. To the same office where, just a week before, his new handler was attacked and shot by a Royal Navy Intelligen...

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