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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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Jack West Jr and the hero's helmet by Matthew Reilly

Jack West Jr and the hero's helmet

Matthew Reilly

eBook

Jack West Jr. Adventurer. Scholar. Warrior. He is known for his cool head under pressure . . . . . . and also for the battered fireman's helmet he has worn throughout his adventures. This is the story of how he got it.

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Winter world  by A. G. Riddle

Winter world

A. G. Riddle

Book

"A new ice age on Earth. A mysterious object in space. And a desperate mission to save humanity from extinction. Each month, Earth grows colder. Snow falls in summer. Glaciers trample cities across North America, Europe, and Asia. Chaos erupts. Around...

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Yellowstone fallout  by Bobby Akart

Yellowstone fallout

Bobby Akart

Book

"Modern man had studied the eruption and aftermath of volcanoes on our planet for two centuries, but in the past one hundred years, scientific equipment allowed them to predict the environmental impact. When assessing the fallout of the fourth major ...

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Glacier man  by Anthony David

Glacier man

Anthony David

Book

"The glacier dominates an area of World Heritage status on New Zealand's South Island. ‘Breathtaking' doesn't do it justice... But it also holds a secret, something which could change mankind forever. Lost to history for over thirty thousand years, only...

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Spores, don't even breathe  by Douglas Parker

Spores, don't even breathe

Douglas Parker

Book

"The good folk of small town Fulton are dying in a horror of bleeding and hallucination. It is up to the town's redoubtable Chief of Police, Marion Quirke, and it's only doctor, Shona Price, to find the truth. But soon the two women are mired in a world...

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A very British ending by Edward (Novelist) author. Wilson

A very British ending

Edward (Novelist) author. Wilson

Audio CD

Bremen, 1951. An MI6 officer, haunted by an SS atrocity, kills a Nazi war criminal in the ruins of a U-boat bunker. The German turns out to be a CIA asset being rat-lined to South America. Britain, 1947. A young cabinet minister negotiates a deal with...

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A missed murder by Michael Jecks

A missed murder

Michael Jecks

Audio CD

London 1555. Queen Mary is newly married to Philip II of Spain - and not everyone is happy about the alliance. The kingdom is divided between those loyal to Catholic Mary and those who support her half-sister, Lady Elizabeth. Former cutpurse turned p...

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Red herring by Jonothan Cullinane

Red herring

Jonothan Cullinane

Audio CD

1951, Auckland: A man overboard, a murder and a lot of loose ends... The workers and the government are heading for bloody confrontation and the waterfront is the frontline. But this is a war with more than two sides, and nothing is what it seems. Into...

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The Titanic secret  by James Becker

The Titanic secret

James Becker

Book

"Was it really an iceberg that sunk the Titanic? Or is that what they want you to think? On Sunday 15 April 1912, the 'unsinkable' RMS Titanic sinks on her maiden voyage to New York. But the truth is quickly suppressed. On board she carries three men...

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Shadow intelligence  by Oliver Harris

Shadow intelligence

Oliver Harris

Book

"What happens when a private intelligence agency becomes more powerful than those run by the State? When its clients seek to shape history at any price? Headhunted from MI6 to join a private intelligence agency that works for global business interests,...

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Collusion  by Newt Gingrich

Collusion

Newt Gingrich

Book

"A rollicking tale of high-stakes international intrigue filled with adventure, betrayal, and politics, that captures the tensions and divides of America and the world today. Valerie Mayberry comes from the kind of wealthy family that would be royalty...

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Who am I?  by Robert Silk

Who am I?

Robert Silk

Book

"A senior KGB officer and local agents plan to blackmail a Cabinet Minister into keeping New Zealand out of ECHELON, US/British world-wide network monitoring radio communications; especially those of the Russian Navy. Detective Inspector Bryan Peters...

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God's warrior  by Hilary Green

God's warrior

Hilary Green

Book

"1095. Pope Urban calls on the princes of Christendom to free Jerusalem from the infidel. Bohemond of Taranto arrives in Sicily seeking recruits for his force of Crusaders. Ranulph of Erbistock, known as Ironhand, joins him. Bohemond's army is beset by...

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Ironhand  by Hilary Green

Ironhand

Hilary Green

Book

"1087. William the Conqueror's men are devastating the north of England. Ranulph of Erbistock is left orphaned. Brought up by monks, he shows himself to be intelligent, with a love of learning. But he harbours one burning ambition – to be at the head...

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Twilight's last gleaming  by Dane Ronnow

Twilight's last gleaming

Dane Ronnow

Book

"Financial markers across the globe are in meltdown. Currencies are collapsing and central banks are in shambles. Following the signing of a landmark trade agreement with Russia, China dumps1.2 trillion dollars in U.S. Treasures, demolishing America's...

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Sea of greed by Clive Cussler

Sea of greed

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

"After an explosion in the Gulf of Mexico destroys three oil rigs trying to revive a dying field, Kurt Austin and the NUMA (National Underwater and Marine Agency) Special Projects Team are tapped by the President of the United States to find out what's...

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The line between by Tosca Moon Lee

The line between

Tosca Moon Lee

Large Print

"For recent apocalyptic cult escapee Wynter Roth, it's the end she'd always been told was coming. When Wynter Roth is turned out of New Earth, a self-contained doomsday cult on the American prairie, she emerges into a world poised on the brink of madness...

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The silence of the girls by Pat Barker

The silence of the girls

Pat Barker

Large Print

"The ancient city of Troy has withstood a decade under siege of the powerful Greek army, who continue to wage bloody war over a stolen woman: Helen. In the Greek camp, another woman watches and waits for the war's outcome: Briseis. She was queen of one...

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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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A single source  by Peter Hanington

A single source

Peter Hanington

Book

"Veteran BBC reporter William Carver is back. This time, he’s in Cairo – bang in the middle of the Arab Spring. ‘The only story in the world’ according to his editor. But it isn’t – there’s another story, more significant and potentially more dangerous,...

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The lost ten  by Harry Sidebottom

The lost ten

Harry Sidebottom

Book

"When Valens, a junior officer in the Roman Army, joins a crack squad of soldiers on a dangerous mission, little does he know what's in store for him. Tasked with rescuing the young Prince Sasan, who has been imprisoned in the impenetrable Castle of ...

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Warrior of Woden  by Matthew Harffy

Warrior of Woden

Matthew Harffy

Book

"AD 642. Anglo-Saxon Britain. Oswald has reigned over Northumbria for eight years and Beobrand has led the king to ever greater victories. Rewarded for his fealty and prowess in battle, Beobrand is now a wealthy warlord, with a sizable warband. Tales...

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Delta-V  by Daniel Suarez

Delta-V

Daniel Suarez

Book

"The bestselling author of Daemon returns with a near-future technological thriller, in which a charismatic billionaire recruits a team of adventurers to launch the first deep space mining operation--a mission that could alter the trajectory of human...

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The new Achilles  by Christian Cameron

The new Achilles

Christian Cameron

Book

"Meet the greatest Greek general you've never heard of: Philopoemen. In his day, a leader as skilled and as dangerous as Hannibal: a ferocious fighter, a superb general, and credited as the inventor of modern 'special operations'. More importantly, he...

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The Kremlin strike  by Dale Brown

The Kremlin strike

Dale Brown

Book

"The previous administration's ineffective response to the growing Russian threat has left America vulnerable. Setting a bold course for America's defense, the decisive and strong new president, John Dalton Farrell, intends to challenge Russian aggression...

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Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Codename Villanelle

Luke Jennings

Audio CD

In a remand centre in the Ural Mountains, Oxana Vorontsova awaits trial for triple murder. One man with his throat slashed to the bone, two more shot in the face. Not what you'd expect from a star linguistics student at one of Russia's top universities....

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The Iron ship by K. M. McKinley

The Iron ship

K. M. McKinley

eBook

Merchant, industrialist and explorer Trassan Kressind has an audacious plan--combining the might of magic and iron in the heart of a great ship to navigate an uncrossed ocean, seeking the city of the extinct Morfaan to uncover the secrets of their lo...

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Button man by Andrew Gross

Button man

Andrew Gross

Large Print

"Following up The One Man and The Saboteur, Gross's next historical thriller brings to life the drama of the birth of organized crime in 1930s New York City from the tale of one family"--

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The bag carrier  by Stephen Leather

The bag carrier

Stephen Leather

Book

"A dead body in the prayer hall of a mosque isn’t the best start to the day for anyone. But for Detective Inspector Harold Porter it’s all in a day’s work – he’s a Murder Detective with the Metropolitan Police’s Homicide and Serious Crimes Command. The...

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First kill  by David Hagberg

First kill

David Hagberg

Book

"It is the beginning of Kirk McGarvey's career as a CIA black ops officer. Fresh out of the Air Force OSI, he receives his first assignment: assassinate a Chilean general known as the Butcher of Valparaíso, a monster who has tortured and killed more than...

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Mission critical by Mark Greaney

Mission critical

Mark Greaney

Large Print

"Court Gentry's flight on a CIA transport plane is interrupted when a security team brings a hooded man aboard. The mysterious passenger is being transported to England where a joint CIA/MI6 team will interrogate him about a mole in Langley. When they...

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The night agent by Matthew Quirk

The night agent

Matthew Quirk

Large Print

No one was more surprised than FBI Agent Peter Sutherland when he's tapped to work in the White House Situation Room. When Peter was a boy, his father, a section chief in FBI counterintelligence, was suspected of selling secrets to the Russians. Peter...

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Celtic empire by Clive Cussler

Celtic empire

Clive Cussler

Large Print

"Clive Cussler, 'The Grand Master of Adventure,' sends his intrepid heroes Dirk Pitt and Al Giordino on their wildest, boldest mission into the ancient world, unlocking extraordinary secrets and solving hideous crimes. Another fabulous read from the ...

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The other Miss Bridgerton by Julia Quinn

The other Miss Bridgerton

Julia Quinn

Large Print

Fiercely independent and adventurous, Poppy Bridgerton will only wed a suitor whose keen intellect and interests match her own. Sadly, none of the fools from her London season qualify. While visiting a friend on the Dorset coast, Poppy is pleasantly ...

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The Cornwalls are gone by James Patterson

The Cornwalls are gone

James Patterson

Large Print

In her career as an Army intelligence officer, Amy Cornwall has seen haunting sights half a world away. None compare to the chilling scene at her Virginia home. It is empty. A phone rings with a terrifying ultimatum: locate and liberate an unnamed captive...

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Wild card by Stuart Woods

Wild card

Stuart Woods

Large Print

"Stone Barrington clashes with a determined adversary in the latest non-stop thriller. Stone Barrington and his latest paramour are enjoying a peaceful country retreat when their idyll is broken by an unwelcome stranger. He was sent by an enemy, someone...

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The Malta exchange by Steve Berry

The Malta exchange

Steve Berry

Large Print

"A deadly race for the Vatican's oldest secret fuels New York Times bestseller Steve Berry's latest international Cotton Malone thriller. The pope is dead. A conclave to select his replacement is about to begin. Cardinals are beginning to arrive at t...

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Sword of justice by Christian Cameron

Sword of justice

Christian Cameron

Audio CD

"1367: Europe stands on the brink of total war. Political alliances are beginning to rupture. No state is immune: England, France, the Holy Roman Empire, Milan, Genoa, Venice, Constantinople . . . Every mercenary knight for hundreds of miles must sharpen...

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The Commodore by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

The Commodore

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Large Print

Horatio Hornblower, recently knighted and settled in as squire of the village of Smallbridge, has been designated Commodore of his own squadron of ships, led by the NONSUCH and bound for the Baltic. It is 1812, and Hornblower has been ordered to do a...

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Flying colours by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Flying colours

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Large Print

1810: After being driven to surrender H.M.S. SUTHERLAND following a long and bloody battle, Captain Horatio Hornblower is held captive in the French fortress of Rosas. He and the wounded Lieutenant Bush are to be brought before the Military Commission...

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The secret of Abdu el Yezdi by Mark Hodder

The secret of Abdu el Yezdi

Mark Hodder

eBook

ABurton & Swinburne return in a new series! The Beast is coming. History will be remade. Since the assassination of Queen Victoria in 1840, a cabal of prominent men-including King George V, HRH Prince Albert, Benjamin Disraeli, and Isambard Kingdom B...

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The run  by Stuart Woods

The run

Stuart Woods

Book

"A respected senator from Georgia, Will Lee has loftier aspirations. But a cruel stroke of fate thrusts him onto the national stage unexpectedly, and long before he's ready for a national campaign. The road to the White House will be more treacherous...

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The spy whisperer  by Matthew Dunn

The spy whisperer

Matthew Dunn

Book

"Six senior MI6 officers have been shortlisted to be the next head of British Intelligence. One by one, they are committing suicide. But the suicides are not what they seem. They have been forced to take their lives by a supremely clever individual. ...

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The Russian doll  by Matthew Dunn

The Russian doll

Matthew Dunn

Book

"A high ranking female MI6 officer - Jayne Archer - commissions private detectives Ben Sign and Tom Knutsen to investigate two matters: first, why her best Russian double agent has lost her nerve and no longer wants to work for Archer; second, what h...

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The fifth man  by Matthew Dunn

The fifth man

Matthew Dunn

Book

"An Argentinian spy ship, disguised as a trawler, has been sailing around the Falkland Islands. The islanders and British military base on the Falklands are aware of the ship. They think it's harmless and ignore the ship. But one winter night, four i...

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The beast of Nightfall Lodge  by S. A. (Steven A.) Sidor

The beast of Nightfall Lodge

S. A. (Steven A.) Sidor

Book

"When Egyptologist Rom Hardy receives a strange letter from his old friend, the bounty-hunting sniper Rex McTroy, he finds himself drawn into a chilling mystery. In the mountains of New Mexico, a bloodthirsty creature is on the loose, leaving a trail...

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Strong as steel  by Jon Land

Strong as steel

Jon Land

Book

"1994: Texas Ranger Jim Strong investigates a mass murder on a dusty freight train linked to a mysterious, missing cargo for which no record exists. The Present: His daughter, fifth-generation Texas Ranger Caitlin Strong, finds herself on the trail of...

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The first lady by James Patterson

The first lady

James Patterson

Large Print

"As he steps out of his hotel in Atlanta with the love of his life by his side, the last thing President Tucker expects is to be greeted by the flashing cameras of the media. Or for his affair to be revealed to the world, just two weeks before the public...

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The ghost manuscript  by Kris Frieswick

The ghost manuscript

Kris Frieswick

Book

"Rare book authenticator Carys Jones wanted nothing more than to be left alone to pursue her obsession with ancient manuscripts. But when her biggest client is committed to an asylum, he gives Carys an offer she cannot refuse. In exchange for his ent...

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Delta-V by Daniel Suarez

Delta-V

Daniel Suarez

eBook

"The bestselling author of Daemon returns with a near-future technological thriller, in which a charismatic billionaire recruits a team of adventurers to launch the first deep space mining operation--a mission that could alter the trajectory of human...

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Redemption  by David Baldacci

Redemption

David Baldacci

Book

"Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison are visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by an unfamiliar man. But he instantly recognizes the man's name: Meryl Hawkins. He's the first person Decker ever arrested for murder back...

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The chemical detective  by Fiona Erskine

The chemical detective

Fiona Erskine

Book

Dr Jaqueline Silver: skier, scientist, international jet-setter, explosives expert - she blows things up to keep people safe. Working on avalanche control in Slovenia, Jaq stumbles across a problem with a consignment of explosives. After raising a co...

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The rescue  by Steven Konkoly

The rescue

Steven Konkoly

Book

"Former CIA operative turned mercenary for hire Ryan Decker's specialty is rescuing kidnap victims. Hired by an influential US senator to liberate his daughter from a human-trafficking ring, Decker never anticipated sabotage or that the assault could...

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The inquiry  by Will Caine

The inquiry

Will Caine

Book

"Former MP Francis Morahan swore never to return to politics. But when he's asked to chair a government inquiry into the intelligence agencies' record against terror, it's clear that it's an order from the top - not a request. Sara Shah once teetered...

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The Astral traveler's daughter  by K. C. Archer

The Astral traveler's daughter

K. C. Archer

Book

"Last year, Teddy Cannon discovered she was psychic. This year, her skills will be put to the test as she investigates a secretive case that will take her far from home - and deep into the past in the thrilling follow-up to School for Psychics"--

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Wolves of Rome by Valerio Manfredi

Wolves of Rome

Valerio Manfredi

Audio CD

Deep in a dark, foreboding forest, the Roman Empire will face its bloodiest test. 3 BC. Two wild Germanic brothers, Armin and Wulf, are held hostage in Rome to keep their father from rebelling against the Empire. As the years pass, they are moulded into...

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A red dotted line  by Simon (Novelist) Gervais

A red dotted line

Simon (Novelist) Gervais

Book

"Mike and his wife Lisa--both covert assets of the International Market Stabilization Institute, a privately funded organization operating outside official channels to protect North America's financial interests--are sent to Russia after an attempt on...

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The fourth courier  by Timothy Jay Smith

The fourth courier

Timothy Jay Smith

Book

"It is 1992 in Warsaw, Poland, and the communist era has just ended. A series of grisly murders suddenly becomes an international case when it's feared that the victims may have been couriers smuggling nuclear material out of the defunct Soviet Union....

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On the Lee Shore  by Philip K. Allan

On the Lee Shore

Philip K. Allan

Book

"Newly promoted to Post Captain, Alexander Clay returns home from the Caribbean to recover from wounds sustained at the Battle of San Felipe. However, he is soon called upon by the Admiralty to take command of the frigate Titan and join the blockade of...

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Forever and a day by Anthony Horowitz

Forever and a day

Anthony Horowitz

Large Print

"The sea keeps its secrets. But not this time. One body. Three bullets. 007 floats in the waters of Marseille, killed by an unknown hand. It's time for a new agent to step up. Time for a new weapon in the war against organised crime.It's time for James...

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Fugitive 13 by Rob (Thriller writer) Sinclair

Fugitive 13

Rob (Thriller writer) Sinclair

Audio CD

Aydin Torkal - aka Sleeper 13 - is on the run. Hunted not only by the world's intelligence agencies, but also by the elite brotherhood of insurgents he betrayed, he has lived the past year like a ghost. Until now... MI6 agent Rachel Cox knows Aydin better...

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The Silent Hour by Michael Koryta

The Silent Hour

Michael Koryta

eBook

A convicted murderer asks Lincoln Perry to find the missing daughter of a Mafia Don in the fourth installment of the award-winning PI series - a dark tale of broken dreams and second chances.

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Sorrow's Anthem by Michael Koryta

Sorrow's Anthem

Michael Koryta

eBook

Michael Koryta delivers well-crafted scenes and surprising plot twists in this riveting second installment to the Lincoln Perry detective series.

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Double exposure  by Alfred Gough

Double exposure

Alfred Gough

Book

"In the early 1960s, David Toland, decorated war veteran and Director of Preservation at the Library of Congress, is pulled back into action by an urgent request by CIA officer Lana Welles. A film canister has been smuggled over the Berlin Wall at great...

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Jackdaws by Ken Follett

Jackdaws

Ken Follett

Audio CD

"Two weeks before D-Day, the French Resistance attacks a chateau containing a telephone exchange vital to German communications - but the building is heavily guarded and the attack fails disastrously. Flick Clairet, a young British secret agent, proposes...

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A thick crimson line  by Simon (Novelist) Gervais

A thick crimson line

Simon (Novelist) Gervais

Book

"An Iranian sleeper cell is activated in North America, eliminating top offices in both United States and Canadian governments. Mike Walton and his team have seventy-two hours to find the operatives and bring them to justice or else the White House will...

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Diary of a dead man on leave  by David Downing

Diary of a dead man on leave

David Downing

Book

"In April 1938, a man calling himself Josef Hofmann arrives at a boarding house in Hamm, Germany, and lets a room from the widow who owns it. Fifty years later, Walter Gersdorff, the widow's son, who was eleven years old in the spring of 1938, discovers...

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The Korean woman  by John Altman

The Korean woman

John Altman

Book

"North Korea's deadliest weapon is sleeper agent Song Sun Young. Married with children and living the good life in New York City, she has waited seven years to activate the mission she was trained to do: infiltrate America's financial infrastructure....

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We all fall down  by Daniel Kalla

We all fall down

Daniel Kalla

Book

"The plague has hit Italy. Can Alana find the source in time to save the world? NATO infectious diseases expert Alana Vaughn receives an urgent message from an ex-lover, summoning her to Genoa to examine a critically ill patient. She's stunned to discover...

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The Friend by Joakim Zander

The Friend

Joakim Zander

eBook

At once a moving love story and a gripping adventure, The Friend is an intelligent and urgent thriller that untangles the complexities of international politics and casts light on the dark threats facing the world today.

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Sidroc the Dane  by Octavia Randolph

Sidroc the Dane

Octavia Randolph

Book

"A discarded child fated to become a powerful Jarl - here is the story of Sidroc. Fate guides the path of his father, Hrald, to his meeting with the woman whose son would help change the face of 9th century Angle-land. An ever-growing rivalry between...

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St. Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking  by Dana Haynes

St. Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking

Dana Haynes

Book

"Michael Patrick Finnigan was a New York City cop and a US Marshal who figured out that following the rules doesn't always get the job done. Katalin Fiero Dahar was a soldier, spy, and assassin for Spain, who figured out that breaking the rules doesn't...

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At the mountain's edge  by Genevieve Graham

At the mountain's edge

Genevieve Graham

Book

"In 1897, the discovery of gold in the desolate reaches of the Yukon has the world abuzz with excitement, and thousands of prospectors swarm to the north seeking riches the likes of which have never been seen before. For Liza Peterson and her family,...

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The eighth sister  by Robert Dugoni

The eighth sister

Robert Dugoni

Book

"Former CIA case officer Charles Jenkins is a man at a crossroads: in his early sixties, he has a family, a new baby on the way, and a security consulting business on the brink of bankruptcy. Then his former bureau chief shows up at his house with a risky...

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Black skies  by Leo J. Maloney

Black skies

Leo J. Maloney

Book

"A team of Navy SEALs wiped out in a surprise attack. A motorcade of dignitaries ambushed - and the U.S. Secretary of State abducted. But this is no random act of terror. A vision of evil unprecedented in scope has been triggered. The enemy will not stop...

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A town called Malice  by Adam Abramowitz

A town called Malice

Adam Abramowitz

Book

"Boston's baddest bike messenger Zesty Meyers is back in town... Bosstown. Zesty's life seems to be settling down after his last hospital visit and family secret reveal. But when his brother Zero starts acting oddly and pairs up with an unemployed Rabbi,...

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Treason  by Rick (Navy Commander) Campbell

Treason

Rick (Navy Commander) Campbell

Book

"In Russia, the military is anxious to assert its military strength and regain its role as a superpower. The Russian President refuses to greenlight a bold plan to disable American strategic nuclear capability and retake Ukraine and the Baltic States,...

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The second sister by Claire Kendal

The second sister

Claire Kendal

Large Print

It is ten years since Ella's sister Miranda disappeared without a trace, leaving her young baby behind. Chilling new evidence links Miranda to the horrifying Jason Thorne, now in prison for murdering several women. Is it possible that Miranda knew him?...

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Accidental agent  by Alan Judd

Accidental agent

Alan Judd

Book

"Brexit looms and Charles Thoroughgood, Chief of MI6, is forbidden for political reasons from spying on the EU. But when an EU official volunteers the EU's negotiating bottom lines to one of his officers, Charles has to report it. Whitehall is eager for...

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Taniwha by Liza Fox

Taniwha

Liza Fox

eBook

Taniwha is a fantasy story set on the Mount amongst the limestone caves and mountainous karst landscape of the northern South Island of New Zealand. 'Taniwha' is the Maori (New Zealand's native people's) name for 'dragon'. The story tells the adventures...

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Warlord  by Angus Donald

Warlord

Angus Donald

Book

May 1194. Finally released from captivity, Richard the Lionheart is in Normandy engaged in a bloody war to drive the French out of his continental patrimony. Using the brutal tactics of medieval warfare - siege, savagery and scorched earth - the Lionheart...

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Noose by Eric Red

Noose

Eric Red

Large Print

"In the cutthroat world of bounty hunters, Joe Noose is as honest as they come. Which isn't saying much. Just look at his less-than-honest colleagues. They framed Joe for a murder they committed. They made sure Joe's face wound up on a wanted poster....

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Judgment by Joseph Finder

Judgment

Joseph Finder

Large Print

"It was nothing more than a one-night stand. Juliana Brody, a judge in the Superior Court of Massachusetts, is rumored to be in consideration for the federal circuit, maybe someday the highest court in the land. At a conference in a Chicago hotel, she...

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Wild card by Stuart Woods

Wild card

Stuart Woods

eBook

"Stone Barrington clashes with a determined adversary in the latest non-stop thriller from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington and his latest paramour are enjoying a peaceful country retreat when their idyll is broken by...

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Crown jewel  by Christopher Reich

Crown jewel

Christopher Reich

Book

"Monte Carlo's casinos have become the targets of an efficient, brutal, and highly successful group of criminal gamblers; a casino dealer has been beaten to death; a German heiress's son has been kidnapped. Simon Riske knows the area well from his time...

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Adrift  by C. G. Cooper

Adrift

C. G. Cooper

Book

"He came to town to drown his demons... But the demons always fight back. Daniel Briggs, fresh out of the Marine Corps, wakes up in Defuniak Springs, FL, hungover and confused, with no memory of the night before. A powerful local family finds him, intent...

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The Cornwalls are gone  by James Patterson

The Cornwalls are gone

James Patterson

Book

"In her career as an Army intelligence officer, Amy Cornwall has seen haunting sights half a world away. None compare to the chilling scene at her Virginia home. It is empty. A phone rings with a terrifying ultimatum: locate and liberate an unnamed captive...

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Celtic empire  by Clive Cussler

Celtic empire

Clive Cussler

Book

"The murders of a team of United Nations scientists in El Salvador. A deadly collision in the waterways off the city of Detroit. An attack by tomb raiders on an archaeological site along the banks of the Nile. Is there a link between these violent events?...

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King of Kings  by Wilbur A. Smith

King of Kings

Wilbur A. Smith

Book

"When a jealous former lover destroys the happiness of Penrod Ballantyne and his fiancée. Amber Benbrook, their vision of a shared future shatters. Searching for purpose, Amber travels to Abyssinia with her twin sister, Saffron, and her adventurer h...

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Home coming  by A. (Angery) American

Home coming

A. (Angery) American

Book

"It's been a long hard ride for Morgan and everyone. Just when things were starting to look up, the park was attacked, and they lost Bobbie. Danny's physical wounds were nothing like the emotional loss of Bobbie. It was hard on Mel as well and the rest...

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The reign of the Kingfisher  by T. J. Martinson

The reign of the Kingfisher

T. J. Martinson

Book

"Somewhere in Chicago, a roomful of people have been taken hostage. The hostages will be killed one by one, the masked gunman says on-screen, unless the police will admit that they faked the death of the legendary superhero called the Kingfisher and helped...

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The line between  by Tosca Moon Lee

The line between

Tosca Moon Lee

Book

"For recent apocalyptic cult escapee Wynter Roth, it's the end she'd always been told was coming. When Wynter Roth is turned out of New Earth, a self-contained doomsday cult on the American prairie, she emerges into a world poised on the brink of madness...

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Red hotel  by Gary H. Grossman

Red hotel

Gary H. Grossman

Book

"When a bomb rips the facade off the Kensington Hotel in Tokyo, dozens are killed and injured while one man walks calmly away from the wreckage, a coy smile playing on his lips. Former Army intelligence officer Dan Reilly, now an international hotel ...

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Saint Peter's soldiers  by J. Robert Kennedy

Saint Peter's soldiers

J. Robert Kennedy

Book

"In World War Two, a fabled da Vinci drawing is hidden from the Nazis, those involved fearing Hitler may attempt to steal it for its purported magical powers. It isn't returned for over fifty years. This is fact. And today, Archaeology Professor James...

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Conflicted home  by A. (Angery) American

Conflicted home

A. (Angery) American

Book

"The only possible thing that could make Morgan's world even more difficult happened. The Japanese fleet off the coast of California was wiped out. An even that Morgan and friends and family only knew about because of the radio broadcasts from the Radio...

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The Persian gamble  by Joel C. Rosenberg

The Persian gamble

Joel C. Rosenberg

Book

"Shot out of the air in enemy territory in the middle of the greatest international crisis since the end of the Cold War, former U.S. Secret Service agent Marcus Ryker finds himself facing an impossible task. Not only does he have to somehow elude de...

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Finding Katarina M.  by Elisabeth Elo

Finding Katarina M.

Elisabeth Elo

Book

"Natalie March is a respected surgeon enjoying a busy, productive life in Washington DC. As her demanding career has left little time for friends or romance, her deepest relationship is with her mother, Vera March, a Russian immigrant and MS patient ...

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Fugitive 13  by Rob (Thriller writer) Sinclair

Fugitive 13

Rob (Thriller writer) Sinclair

Book

"Aydin Torkal - aka Sleeper 13 - is on the run. Hunted not only by the world's intelligence agencies, but also by the elite brotherhood of insurgents he betrayed, he has lived the past year like a ghost. Until now. MI6 agent Rachel Cox knows Aydin...

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City of nope  by Brett Battles

City of nope

Brett Battles

Book

"Ananke and the rest of the Excoms team thought they would get a little bonding time to kick back and relax. But the world has different ideas. After the organization they work for discovers that over a hundred prisoners from a now dismantled human t...

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The Exphoria code  by Antony Johnston

The Exphoria code

Antony Johnston

Book

"Bridge has been deskbound and in therapy for three years after her first field mission in Syria went disastrously wrong. But now one of her best friends has been murdered, and Bridge believes his death is connected to strange posts appearing on the ...

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