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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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Rogue squadron by Michael A. Stackpole

Rogue squadron

Michael A. Stackpole

eBook

"In this essential Star Wars Legends novel, discover the legacy of Rogue Squadron and its fabled pilots, who became a symbol of hope throughout the galaxy. They are sleek, swift, and deadly. They are the X-wing fighters. And as the struggle rages across...

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Oath bound  by Richard (Historical novelist) Cullen

Oath bound

Richard (Historical novelist) Culle...

Book

"Hastings, 1066. Styrkar the Dane stumbles wounded and delirious from the corpse-strewn battlefield of Senlac Hill. He has watched his king butchered at the hands of foreign knights, seen his countrymen defeated in battle, and he will not stop until there...

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Rogue asset by Brian Andrews

Rogue asset

Brian Andrews

Large Print

"Secretary of State Frank Malone has been kidnapped from his Cairo hotel, his security detail wiped out. President Natalie Cohen needs to think outside the box, and that can only mean one thing: the revival of the Presidential Agent program. Charley ...

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Ghosts  by G. X. Todd

Ghosts

G. X. Todd

Book

"Seven years ago, the voices came. Some people could hear and others despised them for it. As death and destruction spread, a ghostly figure was waiting in the shadows. Now the Flitting Man is ready to show his face - and no one is safe. Pilgrim was made...

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Targeted  by Stephen Hunter

Targeted

Stephen Hunter

Book

"After being accused of reckless endangerment and forced to answer to the U.S. Congress, master sniper Bob Lee Swagger must protect political hostages in a once-in-a-lifetime standoff"--

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Standing alone  by Stephen Leather

Standing alone

Stephen Leather

Book

"A Navy SEAL has gone rogue, selling his skills to the highest bidder as a professional assassin. Ryan French no longer cares who he kills so long as the price is right. His former bosses want him taken down, but they're not prepared to get their hands...

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Rogue asset  by Brian Andrews

Rogue asset

Brian Andrews

Book

"Secretary of State Frank Malone has been kidnapped from his Cairo hotel, his security detail wiped out. President Natalie Cohen needs to think outside the box, and that can only mean one thing: the revival of the Presidential Agent program. Charley ...

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Sea Hawke  by Ted Bell

Sea Hawke

Ted Bell

Book

"After saving the kidnapped heir to the British throne, gentleman spy and MI6 legend Alex Hawke is due for some downtime. He's got a new custom built sailing yacht and a goal: to get closer to his son Alexi during an epic cruise across the seven seas....

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When the Missouri ran red  by Jim R. Woolard

When the Missouri ran red

Jim R. Woolard

Book

"Autumn, 1864. Rebel bushwhackers have seized and looted a small town in Missouri. Wounded and left for dead by his half-brother, seventeen-year-old Owen Wainwright is captured and conscripted by the Confederate Army. As the troops' blacksmith, he wi...

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The waste land  by Tim Hodkinson

The waste land

Tim Hodkinson

Book

"1316 AD. Richard Savage thought he had left the war in Ireland behind, but arch enemy Edward Bruce won't let him just walk away. Savage stole something from him, and he'll get it back at any cost. To force Savage's return, Bruce takes what is most dear...

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Enemy at the gates  by Kyle Mills

Enemy at the gates

Kyle Mills

Book

"Mitch Rapp has worked for a number of presidents over his career, but Anthony Cook is unlike any he's encountered before. Cunning and autocratic, he feels no loyalty to America's institutions and is distrustful of the influence Rapp and CIA director...

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St Peter's mystery  by Jeroen Windmeijer

St Peter's mystery

Jeroen Windmeijer

Book

"Leiden, Holland, 1996. For historian Peter de Haan and graduate student Judith Cherev, a visit to a local archaeological site to inspect a two-thousand-year-old bronze mask turns into disaster when lead archaeologist Thomas Konijnenberg is found lying...

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Arctic Sea  by David Poyer

Arctic Sea

David Poyer

Book

"New threats surface in the aftermath of WWIII-this time, in the remote waters of the Arctic. Arctic Sea is the next thrilling entry in David Poyer's critically-acclaimed future war series. In the aftermath of a world war with China, Admiral Dan Lenson...

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Odin's game  by Tim Hodkinson

Odin's game

Tim Hodkinson

Book

"Not everyone will survive, but who will conquer all in Odin's game? AD 915. In the Orkney Isles, a young woman flees her home to save the life of her unborn child. Eighteen years later, a witch foretells that evil from her past is reaching out again...

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The days to come  by Tom Rosenstiel

The days to come

Tom Rosenstiel

Book

"Billionaire entrepreneur David Traynor has big dreams for fixing a broken government in his first term as president of the United States. In the months before his inauguration, he's developed daring and, in some cases, secret strategies to solve the...

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Under pressure  by Sara Driscoll

Under pressure

Sara Driscoll

Book

"Diamonds are no one's best friend when the jewels in question are smuggled conflict gems. Meg Jennings and her Labrador, Hawk, have undertaken many search-and-rescue missions, but this case has an unusual twist. A Philadelphia syndicate is importing...

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A sea of flames  by Walter Lucius

A sea of flames

Walter Lucius

Book

"Journalist Farah Hafez is after another killer story. But at what risk to herself? . . . What connects the following: In Saigon, 1965, war correspondent Raylan Chapelle suffers a horrifying experience. Thirty years later, his son, newsman Paul Chapelle,...

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Sharpe's assassin by Bernard Cornwell

Sharpe's assassin

Bernard Cornwell

Large Print

"Lieutenant-Colonel Sharpe is a man with a reputation. Born in the gutter, raised a foundling, he joined the army twenty-one years ago, and it's been his home ever since. He's a loose cannon, but his unconventional methods make him a valuable weapon....

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A gambling man by David Baldacci

A gambling man

David Baldacci

Large Print

"The 1950s are on the horizon, and Archer is in dire need of a fresh start after a nearly fatal detour in Poca City. So Archer hops on a bus and begins the long journey out west to California, where rumor has it there is money to be made if you’re...

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Brimstone  by Russel Hutchings

Brimstone

Russel Hutchings

Book

"John Devereaux, an SAS Warrant Officer, is seconded to the Australian Secret Intelligence Service and handed a mission that will test him to his very core - both professionally and personally. The operationally deniable mission: infiltrate into Cambodia...

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Operation Joktan  by Amir Tsarfati

Operation Joktan

Amir Tsarfati

Book

"Nir Tavor is an Israeli secret service operative turned talented Mossad agent. Nicole le Roux is a model with a hidden skill. A terrorist attack brings them together, and then work forces them apart--until they're unexpectedly called back into each ...

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The nameless ones by John Connolly

The nameless ones

John Connolly

Large Print

"In Amsterdam, four bodies, violently butchered, are discovered in a canal house, the remains of friends and confidantes of the assassin known only as Louis. The men responsible for the murders are Serbian war criminals. They believe they can escape....

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No way to die  by Tony (Crime fiction writer) Kent

No way to die

Tony (Crime fiction writer) Kent

Book

"When traces of a radioactive material are found alongside a body in Key West, multiple federal agencies suddenly descend on the crime scene. This is not just an isolated murder: a domestic terrorist group is ready to bring the US government to its knees....

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The queen's men  by Oliver Clements

The queen's men

Oliver Clements

Book

"Masked gunmen ambush Queen Elizabeth as she travels through Waltham forest, peppering her carriage with ball holes before disappearing like wraiths in the night. In the tense hours that follow, while no one knows whether she will live or die, her co...

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The crusader's cross  by Scott Mariani

The crusader's cross

Scott Mariani

Book

"It's a snowy, peaceful Christmas at Le Val, the rural haven that is home to ex-SAS soldier Ben Hope and his associates. With most of the team away for the festive holiday, Ben, recovering from an accident, is one of the skeleton crew guarding the co...

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This Eden  by Ed O'Loughlin

This Eden

Ed O'Loughlin

Book

"Michael is out of his depth. The closest he ever came to working in tech was when he rode a delivery bike for a food app in Vancouver. Yet when his coder girlfriend dies, he is inexplicably headhunted by sinister tech mogul Campbell Fess, who transplants...

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Clive Cussler's The devil's sea by Dirk Cussler

Clive Cussler's The devil's sea

Dirk Cussler

Large Print

"In 1959 Tibet, a Buddhist artifact was seemingly lost. But when Director Dirk Pitt discovers a forgotten plane crash in the Philippine Sea, new clues emerge to its hidden existence. But Pitt and his compatriot Al Giordino have larger worries when they...

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Tom Clancy by Marc Cameron

Tom Clancy

Marc Cameron

Large Print

"America is under attack - a string of seemingly disparate acts across the globe. Individually, each attack would be worrying, but manageable. But the combination has President Jack Ryan uneasy - it's clear he's facing a powerful and unknown enemy. What...

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Never by Ken Follett

Never

Ken Follett

Large Print

"'Every catastrophe begins with a little problem that doesn't get fixed.' So says Pauline Green, president of the United States. A shrinking oasis in the Sahara Desert; a stolen US Army drone; an uninhabited Japanese island; and one country's secret stash...

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Third kill  by John (Thriller writer) Ryder

Third kill

John (Thriller writer) Ryder

Book

"Las Vegas, Nevada: a killer is on the hunt. When two of the city's crime bosses are found brutally murdered within days of each other, the fragile balance of Sin City threatens to collapse. It's exactly what the killer wants. But there is one thing ...

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Vengeance  by Anthony Riches

Vengeance

Anthony Riches

Book

"AD 192. After saving the Empire's richest province from a foreign army, Marcus and the men who protect him have been in hiding. Their lives will be forfeit if they are seen in Rome. But times have changed. Marcus's protector, the patrician legion co...

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Spy shadow by Tim Sebastian

Spy shadow

Tim Sebastian

eBook

"All sins cast long shadows... James Tristram is an aging secret operative, soft of body but sharp of mind. Sent by English spymaster Cornish to aid an uprising against the Polish government and its Russian sponsors, Tristram discovers the mission is...

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Tom Clancy's Chain of command  by Marc Cameron

Tom Clancy's Chain of command

Marc Cameron

Book

"America is under attack - a string of seemingly disparate acts across the globe. Individually, each attack would be worrying, but manageable. But the combination has President Jack Ryan uneasy - it's clear he's facing a powerful and unknown enemy. What...

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Clive Cussler's The devil's sea  by Dirk Cussler

Clive Cussler's The devil's sea

Dirk Cussler

Book

"Tibet, 1959: In the turmoil of the Communist takeover of the mountain kingdom, a Buddhist artefact of immense importance appears to have been lost to history. Until, sixty years later, clues to its survival emerge from the wreckage of a cargo plane ...

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Cold kill  by Stephen Leather

Cold kill

Stephen Leather

Book

"People-smuggling, counterfeit currency and attempted murder. It's all in a day's work for undercover cop Dan 'Spider' Shepherd. But what starts as a run-of-the mill investigation quickly turns into a matter of life and death when he uncovers a terrorist...

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The hunger of crows  by Richard Chiappone

The hunger of crows

Richard Chiappone

Book

"Carla Merino is hiding out in Lost Bay, Alaska, after a one-night stand with the wrong man... She'd taken a memento from the evening... a photograph from the man's wallet, of a younger version of himself and some very important military men. But she...

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All or nothing  by Ollie Ollerton

All or nothing

Ollie Ollerton

Book

"Ex special-forces soldier Alex Abbott has a lead on the killer of his dead brother. If only he can stay off the booze long enough to hunt it down. But the skeletons in Abbott's closet are mounting up faster than the bodies in their bags, and Abbott needs...

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Her name is knight  by Yasmin Angoe

Her name is knight

Yasmin Angoe

Book

"Stolen from her Ghanaian village as a child, Nena Knight has plenty of motives to kill. Now an elite assassin for a powerful business syndicate called the Tribe, she gets plenty of chances. But while on assignment in Miami, Nena ends up saving a life,...

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Commander  by Paul Fraser Collard

Commander

Paul Fraser Collard

Book

"Egypt, 1869. Jack Lark is working as an official agent for the Consul-General. He crosses paths with famous explorer Sir Samuel White Baker, who has been engaged by the Pasha of Egypt to lead an expedition into the Sudan to eradicate the slave trade...

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The hunt and the kill  by Holly Watt

The hunt and the kill

Holly Watt

Book

"It begins what promises to be a routine visit to a London hospital. Casey Benedict, acclaimed undercover journalist, has been reassigned at her newspaper while she recovers from her last major investigation, a story that sent her into extremely dang...

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Post captain  by Patrick O'Brian

Post captain

Patrick O'Brian

Book

"It's 1802. The Treaty of Amiens has brought an end to the hostilities between Great Britain and France. Captain Jack Aubrey and his friend, naval surgeon Stephen Maturin, are enjoying the respite in the English countryside, besotted with two beautif...

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Sands of the arena and other stories  by Ben Kane

Sands of the arena and other stories

Ben Kane

Book

"Can a wet-behind-the-ears gladiator survive a bloody contest ordered by Emperor Caligula? The Shrine Centurion Tullus discovers that Fate will always hold him in her grip. The Arena Legionary Piso's much anticipated payday plays out very differently...

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The cult of Osiris by Andy McDermott

The cult of Osiris

Andy McDermott

Audio CD

An archaeological dig is preparing to open the Hall of Records, a repository of ancient knowledge hidden beneath the enigmatic statue. But on the night of the unveiling student Macy Sharif makes a shocking discovery: a religious cult already raiding the...

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Skyjack by K. J. (Novelist) author. Howe

Skyjack

K. J. (Novelist) author. Howe

Audio CD

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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Standing alone by Stephen Leather

Standing alone

Stephen Leather

Audio CD

A Navy SEAL has gone rogue, selling his skills to the highest bidder as a professional assassin. Ryan French no longer cares who he kills so long as the price is right. His former bosses want him taken down, and SAS trooper Matt 'Lastman' Standing is...

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You can run by Karen Cleveland

You can run

Karen Cleveland

Audio CD

'We have your son.' CIA analyst Jill Bailey has her life turned upside down by the voice at the end of the phone. In a split second she must decide whether to save her child, or protect her country. Years later, Jill has a new home, a new town, and a...

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False allegiance  by Nick (Writer) Thacker

False allegiance

Nick (Writer) Thacker

Book

"Someone wants Jake Parker dead. He'll find out why, or die trying... Ex-army, ex-police, widowed husband, estranged son. Jake Parker has no family, no one to care if one of the government-contract jobs he takes goes wrong. So he's shocked to get a phone...

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Outlaw  by James Swallow

Outlaw

James Swallow

Book

"Gutted by the ruthless power brokers known as the Combine, the Rubicon Group is a shadow of its former self, its founder Ekko Solomon missing presumed dead and the members of its private security and intelligence team in hiding, framed for a terrori...

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The patriot  by Nick (Writer) Thacker

The patriot

Nick (Writer) Thacker

Book

"'I can help you find the man who killed your wife.' It's the last thing Jake Parker expects to hear from an old friend from his military days at West Point, Lt Colonel Douglas McDonnell. Officially, Jake's wife Mel was an unlucky bystander during a ...

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The honour of Rome  by Simon Scarrow

The honour of Rome

Simon Scarrow

Book

"A.D. 59. Fifteen years after he fought Britannia's barbarians during the Roman invasion, Centurion Macro is back. The province is tense. There is restlessness amongst the tribes that have supposedly accepted Roman rule, while the atmosphere in Londinium...

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Sacrifice  by Will Jordan

Sacrifice

Will Jordan

Book

"Afghanistan, 2008. A Black Hawk helicopter carrying a senior CIA operative is shot down by a surface-to-air missile, its lone passenger taken hostage by a fanatical new insurgent group. Knowing this man holds information vital to the ongoing conflict,...

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Silverview by John Le Carré

Silverview

John Le Carré

Audio CD

"Julian Lawndsley has renounced his high-flying job in the city for a simpler life running a bookshop in a small English seaside town. But only a couple of months into his new career, Julian's evening is disrupted by a visitor. Edward, a Polish émigré...

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The president's daughter by Bill Clinton

The president's daughter

Bill Clinton

Large Print

"Matthew Keating, a one-time Navy SEAL - and a past president - has always defended his family as staunchly as he has his country. Now those defenses are under attack. A madman abducts Keating's teenage daughter, Melanie - turning every parent's deepest...

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The last protector  by Simon (Novelist) Gervais

The last protector

Simon (Novelist) Gervais

Book

"Former air force combat rescue officer Special Agent Clayton White now works for the Secret Service performing routine escort missions for politicians. These missions may not be quite as exciting as his time in the military, but Clayton's okay with that....

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Appointment in Tehran  by James Stejskal

Appointment in Tehran

James Stejskal

Book

"When radical Iranian students seize the U.S. Embassy compound in Tehran and take over fifty diplomats hostage the U.S. President has to negotiate with a government that wants only to humiliate the United States. When talks fail, the President must turn...

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Good cop bad cop  by Simon Kernick

Good cop bad cop

Simon Kernick

Book

"It's 14 years after the worst terrorist atrocity in UK history and, with the perpetrators either dead or missing, the motive remains a mystery. But Dr Ralph Teller, a wealthy industrialist who lost his wife in the attack, never gave up hope of justice....

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Desperate measures by Stephen Leather

Desperate measures

Stephen Leather

Audio CD

She put her life on the line for her family. But now it's time to pay the price. All Malee wanted was a better life for herself and her son. And the only way she could make that happen was to sell her body. But her plan falls apart when she arrives in...

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The insider by Matthew Richardson

The insider

Matthew Richardson

Audio CD

A Russian defector is found brutally murdered in a London hotel. Only four people knew he had turned - the four most important and powerful figures in Whitehall. There's only one conclusion - a mole has infiltrated the highest levels of the nation's ...

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Dolphin junction by Mick Herron

Dolphin junction

Mick Herron

Audio CD

When a man's wife leaves him under suspicious circumstances, he sets off in search for her, unprepared for the guilty secrets he's about to drag back into the light. A man is tempted by a luxury apartment with a top-of-the-range kitchen. But there is...

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Across the stonewind sky by Ged Maybury

Across the stonewind sky

Ged Maybury

eBook

Jilted at the altar and determinedly British about it, Rod Hoverrim embarks upon the adventure of a lifetime - following his nation's bravest (and oft-times stupidest) men 'Into the Storm's Domain'.First hijacked, then attacked by sky-pirates (twice!)...

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State of terror by Hillary Rodham Clinton

State of terror

Hillary Rodham Clinton

eBook

"After a tumultuous period in American politics, a new administration has just been sworn in. Secretary of State, Ellen Adams, is determined to do her duty for her country. But she is about to face a horrifying international threat... A young foreign...

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Traitors  by Alex Shaw

Traitors

Alex Shaw

Book

"French Intelligence officer Sophie Racine is tasked with travelling into the heart of a warzone in Ukraine. Her mission is to assassinate Sasha Vasilev, a Russian mole who took the French secret service apart piece by piece and gave their secrets to...

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Te wheke  by Metadata & Discovery

Te wheke

Metadata & Discovery

Book

Includes 63 withdrawn items for Te Wheke testing.

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Enemy at the gates by Kyle Mills

Enemy at the gates

Kyle Mills

Large Print

"Mitch Rapp has worked for a number of presidents over his career, but Anthony Cook is unlike any he's encountered before. Cunning and autocratic, he feels no loyalty to America's institutions and is distrustful of the influence Rapp and CIA director...

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The survivor  by John Zodrow

The survivor

John Zodrow

Book

"An ancient document discovered in the Vatican that could destroy the Church and faith of Christians everywhere. A desperate race across the world to find the truth. A shocking secret concealed for centuries, revealed at last. 'See if you can guess who...

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Containment  by Nick (Writer) Thacker

Containment

Nick (Writer) Thacker

Book

"Jake Parker's world collapsed with the violent death of his wife during a police-led raid. In the awful aftermath, he hung up his detective's badge for good. Now ex-military, ex-police, he has embraced a simple civilian life. But when a deadly new d...

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The raven banner  by Tim Hodkinson

The raven banner

Tim Hodkinson

Book

"Einar Unnsson will be a great warrior, whether he wants it or not. AD 935 - Late Winter, City of Jorvik. Einar Unnsson is destined to be a great Icelandic warrior. He has already defeated the men sent to kill him by his notorious father, Jarl Thorfinn,...

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Never  by Ken Follett

Never

Ken Follett

Book

"A shrinking oasis in the Sahara Desert; a stolen US Army drone; an uninhabited Japanese island; and one country's secret stash of deadly chemical poisons: all these play roles in a relentlessly escalating crisis. Struggling to prevent the outbreak of...

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The dragon sword  by Griff Hosker

The dragon sword

Griff Hosker

Book

"This story is set at the end of the tenth century and charts the journey of a young warrior, whose father, Bersi, is killed during a raid on Wessex. Sven Bersisson has to grow up quickly and to follow in his father's footsteps. Sweyn Skull Taker, his...

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Forty days and forty nights  by Amber Edwards

Forty days and forty nights

Amber Edwards

Book

"FORTY DAYS AND FORTY NIGHTS is a contemporary thriller set in the Mississippi River Delta. Thirty-nine days of torrential rain have swollen the river to the brink. Clementine Price -- a young US Army Corps of Engineers officer born on a farm in the....

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The burning road  by Harry Sidebottom

The burning road

Harry Sidebottom

Book

"AD265 - Sicily, Ancient Rome. In the shadow of Mount Etna, slaves are rising up. As the rebel leader declares Sicily the new land of the free, men and women are slaughtered, and cities across the island are sacked and burned. When a ship is wrecked off...

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Damascus Station  by David McCloskey

Damascus Station

David McCloskey

Book

"CIA case officer Sam Joseph is dispatched to Paris to recruit Syrian Palace official Mariam Haddad. The two fall into a forbidden relationship, supercharging Haddad's recruitment and creating unspeakable danger when they enter Damascus to find the m...

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Silverview  by John Le Carré

Silverview

John Le Carré

Book

"Julian Lawndsley has renounced his high-flying job in the city for a simpler life running a bookshop in a small English seaside town. But only a couple of months into his new career, Julian's evening is disrupted by a visitor. Edward, a Polish émigré...

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Mercy  by David Baldacci

Mercy

David Baldacci

Book

"The hunt is finally over. FBI agent Atlee Pine is at the end of her long journey to discover what happened to her twin sister, Mercy, who was abducted when the girls were just six years old - an incident which destroyed her family and left Atlee phy...

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Judas 62  by Charles Cumming

Judas 62

Charles Cumming

Book

"1993: Student Lachlan Kite is sent to post-Soviet Russia in the guise of a language teacher. In reality, he is there as a spy. Top secret intelligence agency BOX 88 has ordered Kite to extract a chemical weapons scientist before his groundbreaking r...

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Sharpe's assassin  by Bernard Cornwell

Sharpe's assassin

Bernard Cornwell

Book

"Lieutenant-Colonel Sharpe is a man with a reputation. Born in the gutter, raised a foundling, he joined the army twenty-one years ago, and it's been his home ever since. He's a loose cannon, but his unconventional methods make him a valuable weapon....

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HMS Hazard  by David Donachie

HMS Hazard

David Donachie

Book

"1796: John Pearce is stuck with a difficult mission, a raw crew of Quota Men forced to enlist in the Royal Navy, four brand new midshipmen as well as Samuel Oliphant, companion cum spy, whom he finds a constant irritant. In his favour he commands HMS...

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The chaos kind  by Barry Eisler

The chaos kind

Barry Eisler

Book

"Assistant US Attorney Alondra Diaz hates traffickers. And she's determined to put one of America's most powerful financiers, Andrew Schrader, in prison forever for his crimes against children. But Schrader has videos implicating some of the most pow...

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Paladin's hope by T. Kingfisher

Paladin's hope

T. Kingfisher

eBook

Piper is a lich-doctor, a physician who works among the dead, determining causes of death for the city guard's investigations. It's a peaceful, if solitary profession...until the day when he's called to the river to examine the latest in a series of ...

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Outlaw by James Swallow

Outlaw

James Swallow

eBook

"Gutted by the ruthless power brokers known as the Combine, the Rubicon Group is a shadow of its former self, its founder Ekko Solomon missing presumed dead and the members of its private security and intelligence team in hiding, framed for a terrori...

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Ghost gold  by Chris (Adventure writer) Reynolds

Ghost gold

Chris (Adventure writer) Reynolds

Book

"Did the Knights Templar hide an Ancient Egyptian Secret in the stained glass of their Gothic Cathedrals. Can this secret save mankind from the powerful forces looking to enslave humanity with their New World Order? The world is in the cosmic crosshairs...

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The wayward spy  by Susan Mary Ouellette

The wayward spy

Susan Mary Ouellette

Book

"When her fiancé, a CIA operative accused of treason, is killed overseas, intelligence analyst Maggie Jenkins smells cover-up. To clear his name, Maggie follows a trail littered with secrets, lies, corruption and deceit. How far will Maggie go to expose...

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Lost secret of the ancient ones  by Chris (Adventure writer) Reynolds

Lost secret of the ancient ones

Chris (Adventure writer) Reynolds

Book

"The Pharaohs of Egypt, Plato, Aristotle, Sir Isaac Newton, Francis Bacon and the late Stephen Hawking, have all sought to learn the secret of the ancient ones. A secret so powerful it can change the world. Sprinkled throughout the Egyptian Book of the...

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The Vatican conspiracy  by Peter Hogenkamp

The Vatican conspiracy

Peter Hogenkamp

Book

"Bless me, Father, for I have sinned... Marco Venetti has heard the words thousands of times before. But this is a cry for help, not absolution--and soon Marco finds himself racing against time to foil a conspiracy aimed at the heart of the Vatican......

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Lost time by Nathan Hystad

Lost time

Nathan Hystad

Audio CD

"The Bridge has been triggered, but the surprises don't end there. What Rex found on the other side was unsettling, and with fresh information, he must race against time with his new allies as they search for their salvation. The mysterious objects are...

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State of terror by Hillary Rodham Clinton

State of terror

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Large Print

"After a tumultuous period in American politics, a new administration has just been sworn in. Secretary of State, Ellen Adams, is determined to do her duty for her country. But she is about to face a horrifying international threat ... A young foreign...

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The new kingdom by Wilbur A. Smith

The new kingdom

Wilbur A. Smith

Audio CD

"A brand-new Egyptian novel from the master of adventure fiction, Wilbur Smith. In the heart of Egypt Under the watchful eye of the Gods A new power is rising In the city of Lahun, Hui lives an enchanted life. The favoured son of a doting father, and...

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Lost contact by Nathan Hystad

Lost contact

Nathan Hystad

Audio CD

Rex Walker always wanted to be like his father: a daring, adventurous man, travelling the world in pursuit of mysterious relics. Now Rex is the same age his father was when he disappeared without a trace. While teaching anthropology at a Boston college,...

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Kill a spy  by Samantha Lee Howe

Kill a spy

Samantha Lee Howe

Book

"The house of killers always had one objective: to train a class of warriors that would elevate the Network from the national to the international - the amateur to the elite. It was the perfect poison... Radicalisation by virtue of not knowing any di...

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Commander by Paul Fraser Collard

Commander

Paul Fraser Collard

Audio CD

Egypt, 1869. Jack Lark has reinvented himself once more. Working as an unofficial agent for the Consul-General, he moves among the most powerful men in Cairo. But when the opportunity arises to join legendary explorer Sir Samuel White Baker on his ex...

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Hard landing  by Stephen Leather

Hard landing

Stephen Leather

Book

"Dan 'Spider' Shepherd is used to putting his life on the line. Working for an elite undercover squad he has lied, cheated and conned in order to bring Britain's most wanted criminals to justice. But when a powerful drugs baron starts to kill off witnesses...

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Lions of the grail  by Tim Hodkinson

Lions of the grail

Tim Hodkinson

Book

"It is 1315 AD. Ireland and Britain are ravaged by bitter war. Rotting in prison, condemned as a heretic, Knight Templar Richard Savage is given a chance of reprieve if he returns to his homeland of Ireland. There is a catch: He must work as a spy for...

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Oathsword  by Griff Hosker

Oathsword

Griff Hosker

Book

"Now that he has made a name for himself and shown his courage in battle Sven Saxon Sword becomes not only a leader in battle but also a target for others when he fights. Beginning with the Battle of Svolder when hundreds of ships clashed in the sea,...

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The Vatican secret  by Peter Hogenkamp

The Vatican secret

Peter Hogenkamp

Book

"There is a nuclear weapon in the hands of the Vatican City's deadliest enemy. And time is running out to stop an attack... Marco Venetti, the only man the pope trusts, has tracked down the traitor who nearly succeeded in his mission to kill the pope....

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First shot  by John (Thriller writer) Ryder

First shot

John (Thriller writer) Ryder

Book

"When girls go missing here, no one says a word... Twenty-four-year-old Lila has disappeared without a trace. It's the kind of case that ex-military loner Grant Fletcher would normally be happy to take on--he will always seek justice if someone has the...

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The great king  by Christian Cameron

The great king

Christian Cameron

Book

"Arimnestos of Plataea has been many things in the course of his life. Yet men remember him best as one of the heroes of the Battle of Marathon, the epic victory that prevented all of Greece from falling under the Persian yoke. But now there is a new...

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Thunderer  by Julian Stockwin

Thunderer

Julian Stockwin

Book

"1812. Arriving back in England after his successes in the Adriatic, Captain Sir Thomas Kydd is showered with honours. Despite Kydd's protests that he's happy with his present command, he's given a bigger ship - HMS Thunderer, a 74-gun ship of the line....

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