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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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Tom Clancy code of honor  by Marc Cameron

Tom Clancy code of honor

Marc Cameron

Book

"Father Pat West, S.J. was a buddy of the young Jack Ryan when they were both undergraduates at Loyola University. Father West left a comfortable job in the philosophy department at Georgetown to work with the poor in Indonesia. Now he's been arrested...

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Blood in the water by Jack Flynn

Blood in the water

Jack Flynn

Audio CD

Homeland Security agent, Kit Steel, is committed to avenge terrorism. And she's after the blood of her nemesis, one of the world's most ruthless and dangerous criminals, Vincente Carpio. He has the blood of her husband and young son on his hands, and...

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A minute to midnight  by David Baldacci

A minute to midnight

David Baldacci

Book

"Atlee Pine has spent most of her life trying to find out what happened that fateful night in Andersonville, Georgia. Her six-year-old twin sister, Mercy, was taken and Atlee was left for dead while their parents were apparently partying downstairs. One...

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Traitors of Rome  by Simon Scarrow

Traitors of Rome

Simon Scarrow

Book

"AD 56. Battle-hardened veterans of the Roman army Tribune Cato and Centurion Macro are garrisoned at the eastern border, aware that their movements are constantly monitored by spies from dangerous, mysterious Parthia. But the enemy within could be t...

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Sáhara by Clive Cussler

Sáhara

Clive Cussler

eBook

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The sound of thunder by Wilbur A. Smith

The sound of thunder

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

Sean Courtney returns from the African wilds to find war has been declared between the British Empire and the Transvaal Republic. Not only that, but a rivalry is growing, between the cruel, obsessive son who bears his name, and his elder, secret son,...

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Shadows of steel  by Dale Brown

Shadows of steel

Dale Brown

Book

"It is hardly a revelation for the new US president that the world is a dangerous place. Nothing drives it home more than the sight of a nuclear Iran throwing its weight around the Persian Gulf, while the US stands by uneasily, its military weakened by...

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Master and commander  by Patrick O'Brian

Master and commander

Patrick O'Brian

Book

"Master and commander: It is the dawn of the nineteenth century; Britain is at war with Napoleon's France. When Jack Aubrey, a young lieutenant in Nelson's navy, is promoted to captain, he inherits command of HMS Sophie, an old, slow brig unlikely to...

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Westwind  by Ian Rankin

Westwind

Ian Rankin

Book

It always starts with a small lie. That's how you stop noticing the bigger ones. After his friend suspects something strange going on at the launch facility where they both work - and then goes missing - Martin Hepton doesn't believe the official line...

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Exit fee  by Brad Taylor

Exit fee

Brad Taylor

Book

"Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill are no strangers to international conflict, but this time they’re facing a threat much closer to home. Amena, the young Syrian refugee they have taken into their care, is having trouble settling into her new life in So...

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Destroyer of cities  by Christian Cameron

Destroyer of cities

Christian Cameron

Book

Demetrius, son of Alexander's former comrade, Antigonus One Eye, was perhaps the most dashing and charismatic of the Successors, the Macedonian generals who fought a bitter war for the spoils of Alexander's short lived empire. Still smarting from his...

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Blood will out  by David Donachie

Blood will out

David Donachie

Book

"1787. Captain Edward Brazier is wounded and in desperate need of medical attention, but those from whom he could seek help have no idea where he is - although neither do his enemies. With his beloved Betsey currently imprisoned by her brother Henry,...

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Game of snipers by Stephen Hunter

Game of snipers

Stephen Hunter

Large Print

"When Bob Lee Swagger is approached by a woman who lost a son to war and has spent the years since risking all that she has to find the sniper who pulled the trigger, he knows right away he'll do everything in his power to help her. But what begins as...

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The Russia account by Stephen Coonts

The Russia account

Stephen Coonts

Large Print

"The Russia Account pits CIA officer Tommy Carmellini against a murderous, international financial conspiracy that leaves a trail of death and corruption, extending from a small bank in Estonia, to the highest reaches of the Kremlin, to the halls of ...

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Ungentlemanly warfare by Howard Linskey

Ungentlemanly warfare

Howard Linskey

Large Print

"Captain Harry Walsh is SOE’s secret weapon. Loathed by his own commanding officer, haunted by the death of his closest friend and trapped in a loveless marriage, Harry Walsh is close to burn out when he is ordered to assassinate the man behind the ME...

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The accomplice  by Joseph Kanon

The accomplice

Joseph Kanon

Book

"Seventeen years after the fall of the Third Reich, Max Weill has never forgotten the atrocities he saw as a prisoner at Auschwitz--nor the face of Dr Otto Schramm, a camp doctor who worked with Mengele on appalling experiments and who sent Max's family...

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Storm of steel  by Matthew Harffy

Storm of steel

Matthew Harffy

Book

"AD 643. Anglo-Saxon Britain. Heading south to lands he once considered his home, Beobrand is plunged into a dark world of piracy and slavery when an old friend enlists his help to recover a kidnapped girl. Embarking onto the wind-tossed seas, Beobrand...

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Stephen Coonts' Deep black by Stephen Coonts

Stephen Coonts' Deep black

Stephen Coonts

eBook

When a spy plane gathering information on a new Russian weapon is shot down by a mysterious MiG, Deep Black, the covert operations team of the National Security Agency, is sent in to uncover the truth about the incident, as former Marine sniper Charlie...

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The fowl twins by Eoin Colfer

The fowl twins

Eoin Colfer

eBook

Criminal genius runs in the familyArtemis Fowl The first book in the blockbusting new series from global bestseller Eoin Colfer.

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The oracle by Clive Cussler

The oracle

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

533 AD. The last Vandal ruler consults an ancient oracle on how to defeat the invading Byzantine army. It tells the king that a high priestess cast a curse after a sacred scroll was stolen, and to lift the curse, the scroll must be returned to its ri...

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This is what happened by Mick Herron

This is what happened

Mick Herron

Large Print

Twenty-six-year-old Maggie Barnes is someone you would never look at twice. Living alone in a month-to-month sublet in London, she has no family but an estranged sister, no boyfriend or partner, and not much in the way of friends. Working in the post...

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Real tigers by Mick Herron

Real tigers

Mick Herron

Large Print

London's Slough House is where disgraced MI5 operatives are reassigned to spend the rest of their careers pushing paper. But when one of these fallen spies is kidnapped by a former soldier bent on revenge, the agents must breach HQ's defences to steal...

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The walking drum  by Louis L'Amour

The walking drum

Louis L'Amour

Book

"Warrior, lover, and scholar, Kerbouchard boldly sweeps through the castles, villages, and galleys of twelfth-century Europe, in an adventure that takes him from the shores of Brittany to the steppes of Russia."--Provided by publisher.

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Rage  by Jonathan Maberry

Rage

Jonathan Maberry

Book

"A small island off the coast of Korea is torn apart by a bioweapon that drives everyone--men, women, and children--insane with murderous rage. The people behind the attack want Korea reunified or destroyed. No middle ground. No mercy. Soon Japan, China,...

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A talent for trouble  by Christopher C. Tubbs

A talent for trouble

Christopher C. Tubbs

Book

"In the late 18th Century life was cheap and you had fight to survive. Martin Stockley at 12 years old was underfed and undersized as the youngest of nine in a Dorset clay miner's family and was probably doomed to die, worn out and broken at a very young...

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Ash  by James Rayburn

Ash

James Rayburn

Book

"Agents of the state murdered his wife and took his son. Now they're coming for Danny Ash. Framed as a terrorist, the mild-mannered stay-at-home dad, desperate to find his child, has to evade both law enforcement and killers in the pay of shadowy vul...

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Deception Cove by Owen Laukkanen

Deception Cove

Owen Laukkanen

Large Print

"Jess Winslow reenters civilian life a new widow, with little more to her name than a falling-down house, a medical discharge for PTSD, and a loyal dog named Lucy, who helps her cope with the devastating memories of her time in Afghanistan. After fifteen...

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Quantum by Patricia Daniels Cornwell

Quantum

Patricia Daniels Cornwell

Large Print

"On the eve of a top secret space mission, Captain Calli Chase detects a tripped alarm in the tunnels deep below a NASA research center. A NASA pilot, quantum physicist, and cybercrime investigator, Calli knows that a looming blizzard and government ...

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Final option   by Clive Cussler

Final option

Clive Cussler

Book

"When the CIA realizes the identities of three American spies in Brazil have been compromised, they turn to Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon to rescue the agents. What seems a routine operation turns out to be a trap designed by Juan Cabrillo...

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Twelve days  by Mark Dawson

Twelve days

Mark Dawson

Book

"John Milton hasn't seen Elijah Warriner for three years. The last time they met, Milton's efforts to to keep the boy safe didn't go exactly to plan. Now Elijah is a promising boxer, preparing for the bout that will take him to the big time. Milton d...

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Passport to death  by Ygal Tzur

Passport to death

Ygal Tzur

Book

"Dotan Naor, an Israeli private investigator, ousted from Shin Bet--Israel's internal security service--goes to Thailand to find Sigal Bardon, a beautiful young girl from a wealthy Israeli family. Sigal has disappeared in Bangkok--completely. Dotan h...

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Overwhelming force  by Andrew (Novelist) Watts

Overwhelming force

Andrew (Novelist) Watts

Book

"When the Chinese military launches a surprise attack on the United States, the world is thrown into chaos. The Manning family is spread out over the globe, each doing their part to defend America.With the Chinese fleet advancing, Admiral Manning commands...

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Quantum by Patricia Daniels Cornwell

Quantum

Patricia Daniels Cornwell

Audio CD

On the eve of a top secret space mission, Captain Calli Chase detects a tripped alarm in the tunnels deep below a NASA research centre. A NASA pilot, quantum physicist and cybercrime investigator, Calli knows that a looming blizzard and government sh...

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A sudden death in Cyprus by Michael Grant

A sudden death in Cyprus

Michael Grant

Audio CD

"David Mitre has a very unusual set of skills, skills he has acquired over a long criminal career. Skills that make him an irritant for people like the FBI. Hiding in plain sight among the ex-pat community of the Greek Cyprus island, his cover is blown...

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One Killer Force by Dalton Fury

One Killer Force

Dalton Fury

eBook

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Ciphers  by Matt Rogers

Ciphers

Matt Rogers

Book

"King and Slater have fought and warred all over the globe, from the desolate plains of the Russian Far East to the extreme altitudes of Nepal. Now, chaos strikes them at home - New York goes dark as malicious code infects the power grid in a devasta...

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Red specter  by Brian Andrews

Red specter

Brian Andrews

Book

"When shadow warrior and former Tier One Navy SEAL John Dempsey goes undercover to meet with a Vory arms dealer, he thinks he's laying the groundwork to penetrate the Russian criminal underground. Instead, he walks into a trap orchestrated by Zeta, the...

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House of War by Scott Mariani

House of War

Scott Mariani

Book

"Following a chance encounter with a terrified young woman in the streets of Paris, former SAS soldier Ben Hope finds himself hurled into a violent new mission involving murder, international terrorism and stolen historic artifacts. A mission made even...

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Won't back down  by J. D. Rhoades

Won't back down

J. D. Rhoades

Book

"Jack Keller's violent past is very much with him these days, despite his efforts to leave it behind. He's back in rural North Carolina, looking for steady work, and trying to establish a relationship with Francis, the son he never knew. But the boy's...

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The debt  by Glenn Cooper

The debt

Glenn Cooper

Book

"While browsing the Vatican libraries, Harvard professor Cal Donovan uncovers a secret that could bankrupt the Catholic church. Unearthing evidence of a 200-year-old loan which the Vatican owes to a Jewish bank, Cal deduces that, with centuries of in...

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Double crossfire  by A. J. (Anthony J.) Tata

Double crossfire

A. J. (Anthony J.) Tata

Book

"How do you overturn an election?" It's a question that has obsessed presidential candidate Jamie Carter ever since her loss to businessman and political neophyte President Jack Smart. In spite of the election results, she's determined to take what she...

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In darkness visible  by Tony (Anthony William) Jones

In darkness visible

Tony (Anthony William) Jones

Book

"In 2005, Marin Katich, living in Croatia under an alias, is being watched. Before the year is out, he has been assaulted, arrested, charged with serious war crimes and locked up in Scheveningen Prison in The Hague, waiting for his case to come before...

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Billie by Anna Gavalda

Billie

Anna Gavalda

eBook

Tells the story of two young people, Billie and Franck, who, as the story opens, are trapped in a gorge in the Cevennes Mountains. With darkness encroaching, their situation is dire, and Billie begins to tell stories from their lives in order to survive....

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Song of the abyss by Makiia Lucier

Song of the abyss

Makiia Lucier

eBook

Ancient grievances, long-held grudges, and dangerous magic combine in this sweeping fantasy perfect for fans of Tamora Pierce and Rachel Hartman. As the granddaughter of a famed navigator, seventeen-year-old Reyna has always lived life on her own ter...

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Stealth by Stuart Woods

Stealth

Stuart Woods

eBook

"Stone Barrington must trap a ruthless defector in this heart-stopping thriller from fan favorite Stuart Woods"--

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Day of the Cheetah  by Dale Brown

Day of the Cheetah

Dale Brown

Book

"In this aerial combat story, the author refers to technology only now coming off real military drawing boards and his own hands-on insider's skill. In this novel of high-tech aviation, the story comes to a shattering climax. The author also wrote Flight...

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Lethal Savage  by Dave Edlund

Lethal Savage

Dave Edlund

Book

"Two men, one driven to the edge of sanity by heart-breaking losses, the other craving revenge, conspire to reshape America and bring her population to their knees. When young men on the Warm Springs Reservation in Central Oregon are stricken with an...

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Plan of attack  by Dale Brown

Plan of attack

Dale Brown

Book

"The destruction of a Russian air base by robotic U.S. warplanes has reawakened the bear - and America must pay a terrible price. In retaliation, Russia's leader launches the most devastating military sneak attack since Pearl Harbor, decimating Ameri...

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Scarlet devil  by Matt Tomerlin

Scarlet devil

Matt Tomerlin

Book

"As agents of the Crown systematically hunt down the last pirates in the Caribbean, Captain Kate Warlowe and the treacherous crew of the Scarlet Devil search for an uncharted island where a fabled lost city supposedly yields limitless fortune. What they...

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Cage of souls by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Cage of souls

Adrian Tchaikovsky

Audio CD

"The Sun is bloated, diseased, dying perhaps. Beneath its baneful light, Shadrapur, last of all cities, harbours fewer than 100,000 human souls. Built on the ruins of countless civilisations, surviving on the debris of its long-dead progenitors, Shadrapur...

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The righteous spy by Merle Nygate

The righteous spy

Merle Nygate

Audio CD

"Eli Amiram is Mossad's star spy runner and the man responsible for bringing unparalleled intelligence to the Israeli agency. Now, he's leading an audacious operation in the UK that feeds his ambition but threatens his conscience. The British and the...

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The devil in paradise by James L. Haley

The devil in paradise

James L. Haley

eBook

In this third volume of the Bliven Putnam Naval Adventure series, Captain Putnam returns, venturing into the Pacific to fight pirates in Malaya and match wits with the royals in Hawaii.

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The devil in paradise  by James L. Haley

The devil in paradise

James L. Haley

Book

"Following the naval victories of the War of 1812 and the Second Barbary War, the United States is finally expanding its navy to take a place of prominence in world affairs. Bliven Putnam, now Captain of the sloop of war Rappahannock, has come into his...

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To the eastern seas  by Julian Stockwin

To the eastern seas

Julian Stockwin

Book

"1810: With Bonaparte held to a stalemate in Europe, the race to empire is now resumed. Britain's ambitions turn to the Spice Islands, the Dutch East Indies, where Admiral Pellew has been sent to confront the enemy's vastly rich holdings in these tro...

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Dreams by Wesley McBride

Dreams

Wesley McBride

eBook

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Whatever it takes  by Andy McNab

Whatever it takes

Andy McNab

Book

"They say before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves. For James Mercer, the financial ruin of his family by the institutions they trusted can never be undone. It shattered everyone, leaving him with a burning need to right the wrongs t...

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The deserter  by Nelson DeMille

The deserter

Nelson DeMille

Book

"When Delta Force Captain Kyle Mercer disappeared from his post in Afghanistan, a video released by his Taliban captors made international headlines. But circumstances were murky: Did Mercer desert before he was captured? Then a second video sent to ...

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Cold storage by David Koepp

Cold storage

David Koepp

Large Print

"When Pentagon bioterror operative Roberto Diaz was sent to investigate a suspected biochemical attack, he found something far worse: a highly mutative organism capable of extinction-level destruction. He contained it and buried it in cold storage deep...

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The Titanic secret by Clive Cussler

The Titanic secret

Clive Cussler

Large Print

"A century apart, Dirk Pitt and Isaac Bell team up to unlock the truth about the most famous maritime disaster of all time - the sinking of the unsinkable Titanic. Present day: Dirk Pitt is forced to make a daring rescue at the excavation site of an ...

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Agent running in the field  by John Le Carré

Agent running in the field

John Le Carré

Book

"Set in London in 2018, Agent Running in the Field follows a twenty-six year old solitary figure who, in a desperate attempt to resist the new political turbulence swirling around him, makes connections that will take him down a very dangerous path. In...

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Zero days  by Ian (Journalist) Williams

Zero days

Ian (Journalist) Williams

Book

"A new and dangerous computer bug is sweeping the internet. But this bug is different. Smart, quick, sophisticated, and developed by elite hackers working for a cybercrime syndicate, it can break through an unknown flaw in the world’s most secure com...

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This tender land by William Kent Krueger

This tender land

William Kent Krueger

Large Print

"1932: Located on the banks of the Gilead River in Minnesota, Lincoln School is home to hundreds of Native American boys and girls who have been separated from their families. The only two white boys in the school are orphan brothers Odie and Albert,...

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The quest by Wilbur A. Smith

The quest

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

The fourth book in the epic Egyptian series. 'She is omnivorous. No matter age or appearance, physical frailty or imperfection. It is not their flesh that feeds her appetites, but their souls. she devours the young and old, men and women. She leaves only...

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Elephant song by Wilbur A. Smith

Elephant song

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

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Cry wolf by Wilbur A. Smith

Cry wolf

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

An action-packed adventure set in 1930s Africa from global bestseller Wilbur Smith "They recognised in each other that same restlessness that was always driving them on to new adventure, never staying long enough in one place or at one job to grow ro...

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Gold mine by Wilbur A. Smith

Gold mine

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

An action-packed thriller from global bestseller Wilbur Smith "Underground Manager, "he said. There was a long silence and he could hear the man breathing on the other end. "Speak, man, what is it'" "The whole bloody thing has come down, "said the voice....

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Birds of prey by Wilbur A. Smith

Birds of prey

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

A Courtney series adventure - Book 1 in the Birds of Prey trilogy"Africa!" The sound of that mysterious name on his own lips raised goose pimples along his arms and made the thick dark hair prickle on the back of his neck.' A simple mission. A battle...

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Only the strong  by Ethan Cross

Only the strong

Ethan Cross

Book

"Special Agent Marcus Williams and his serial killer sibling, Francis Ackerman Jr., are on the trail of not just a single murderer, but an entire network of killers for hire. The trail of bodies leads them to San Francisco and a killer going by the c...

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Synapse  by Steven James

Synapse

Steven James

Book

"From the critically-acclaimed author whom Publishers Weekly has called a "master storyteller" comes a taut new thriller where things are not always as they appear to be... Thirty years from now, when Kestrel Hathaway, a pastor in Cincinnati, witnesses...

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The Bells of Hell by Michael Kurland

The Bells of Hell

Michael Kurland

eBook

"Counter-intelligence agent Jacob Welker recruits a number of civilians to help foil a suspected terrorist attack by German spies in New York in 1938. March, 1938. Otto Lehman arrives in New York on the S.S. Osthafen to be immediately confronted by two...

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The nugget  by Peter T. Deutermann

The nugget

Peter T. Deutermann

Book

"Lieutenant Bobby Steele, USN, is a fresh-faced and eager naval aviator: a "Nugget," who needs to learn the ropes and complex procedures of taking off and returning safely to his aircraft carrier. A blurry night of drinking lands him in an unfamiliar...

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The raid  by Steven Konkoly

The raid

Steven Konkoly

Book

"After exposing and dismantling a deep-state conspiracy that nearly destroyed his life, Ryan Decker finds his covert skills have put him on the radar of influential Senator Steele. Now Steele needs his help. Two patrol agents were killed in a bizarre...

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Warlock by Wilbur A. Smith

Warlock

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

The third book in the epic Egyptian series The third book in the epic Egyptian series 'Even before he could move, the full realisation of what confronted him blazed in Pharoah's mind. This was the foul and loathsome thing that Taita, with his clairvo...

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Bright lights  by Mark Dawson

Bright lights

Mark Dawson

Book

"John Milton has done some bad things in his life. Very bad things. Now he’s looking for ways to make amends. But trouble always seems to be looking for him. Heading from San Francisco to Las Vegas, Milton’s solo road trip takes an unexpected turn when...

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The tenth plague  by Alan N. Levy

The tenth plague

Alan N. Levy

Book

"As global conflict engulfs humanity, should unspeakable means be used to prevent an unspeakable future? In a frighteningly believable near-future, Iran has the bomb, Vladimir Putin still rules a tyrannical Russia, Israel's genetic engineering has given...

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Sword of kings  by Bernard Cornwell

Sword of kings

Bernard Cornwell

Book

"Uhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word. An oath bound him to King Alfred. An oath bound him to Aethelflaed. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. For Uhtred has sworn that on King Edward's death,...

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The edge of America  by Jon Sealy

The edge of America

Jon Sealy

Book

"Bobby West is on the edge. As chief financial officer for a Miami holding company and a CIA front, he has overleveraged his business in the go-go 1980s financial culture. He turns to a deal-with-the-devil money laundering operation with a local gang...

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Storm rising by Ronie Kendig

Storm rising

Ronie Kendig

Large Print

"Once lost, the Book of the Wars has resurfaced, holding ancient secrets--and dangers. Former Navy SEAL Leif Metcalfe is assigned to capture the text, but a Bulgarian operative snatches it, determined to secure her freedom. When a series of storms erupt,...

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Terminal black  by Adrian Magson

Terminal black

Adrian Magson

Book

"Harry Tate has one rule: you don't abandon your friends. When he learns that former colleague Rik Ferris has had a breakdown and disappeared, allegedly in possession of highly sensitive secrets from MI6's archives, he agrees to look for him and, if ...

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Fear is the key  by Alistair MacLean

Fear is the key

Alistair MacLean

Book

" A classic novel of ruthless revenge set in the steel jungle of an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico - and on the sea bed below it. A sunken DC-3 lying on the Caribbean floor. Its cargo: ten million, two hundred and fifty thousand dollars in gold ingots,...

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The spymasters  by W. E. B. Griffin

The spymasters

W. E. B. Griffin

Book

"Tapped by FDR to assist the Allies' efforts to secure France and build an atomic bomb, OSS spy chief Wild Bill Donovan and top agent Dick Canidy coordinate a sabotage mission in Germany while countering a mole who is leaking Manhattan Project secrets...

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Cold storage  by David Koepp

Cold storage

David Koepp

Book

"When Pentagon bioterror operative Roberto Diaz was sent to investigate a suspected biochemical attack, he found something far worse: a highly mutative organism capable of extinction-level destruction. He contained it and buried it in cold storage deep...

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Lost horizon by James Hilton

Lost horizon

James Hilton

eBook

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Valley of death by Scott Mariani

Valley of death

Scott Mariani

Audio CD

"This time it’s personal … People going missing in the remote wilds of India is not unusual. But when the son of a wealthy Delhi businessman is kidnapped just weeks after his brother fell victim to an alleged bandit attack in the mountains of Haryana,...

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Ungentlemanly warfare by Howard Linskey

Ungentlemanly warfare

Howard Linskey

Audio CD

"Captain Harry Walsh is SOE’s secret weapon. Loathed by his own commanding officer, haunted by the death of his closest friend and trapped in a loveless marriage, Harry Walsh is close to burn out when he is ordered to assassinate the man behind the ME...

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Empire of lies  by Raymond Khoury

Empire of lies

Raymond Khoury

Book

"Istanbul, 1683: Mehmed IV, sultan of the Ottoman Empire, is preparing to lay siege to Vienna, capital of the Holy Roman Empire, when a mysterious visitor arrives in his bedroom--naked, covered in strange tattoos--to deliver a dangerous, world-changi...

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The lady in the Coppergate Tower by Nancy Campbell Allen

The lady in the Coppergate Tower

Nancy Campbell Allen

eBook

Hazel Hughes finds romance and danger as she travels to Romania with her employer, Dr. Sam MacInnes, and her uncle, Count Petrescu, in an attempt to save her twin sister, who is slowly going mad inside the Coppergate Tower. Hazel and Sam must fight their...

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Red Station by Adrian Magson

Red Station

Adrian Magson

eBook

Having been made the scapegoat for a botched drugs intercept operation, MI5 officer Harry Tate is despatched to 'Red Station', a remote outpost in the Balkans, ostensibly to avoid press scrutiny, but where in effect the security services send all tho...

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Kemp by Jonathan Lunn

Kemp

Jonathan Lunn

eBook

France, 1351-2: Kemp and his men are captured in a skirmish near Calais, and subsequently imprisoned in a French castle. All attempts at escape are punished with death. Then Sir Hugues de Beauconray comes to Kemp with an offer: escort a Dominican friar...

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The Great Eastern by Howard Rodman

The Great Eastern

Howard Rodman

eBook

A dazzling, inventive literary adventure story in which Captain Ahab confronts Captain Nemo and the dark cultural stories represented by both characters are revealed in cliffhanger fashion. A sprawling adventure pitting two of literature's most iconi...

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Marah Chase and the conqueror's tomb by Jay Stringer

Marah Chase and the conqueror's tomb

Jay Stringer

eBook

Rogue archaeologist Marah Chase is approached by MI6 with an impossible mission: to help them recover a dangerous treasure lost after the death of Alexander the Great.

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Boundless by R. A. Salvatore

Boundless

R. A. Salvatore

eBook

"Split between time and two worlds, Zaknafein had always been conflicted. That inner turmoil was magnified by his inferior position as a male dark elf in the matriarchal drow society. Only his status as one of the greatest warriors - as well as his f...

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The burning shore by Wilbur A. Smith

The burning shore

Wilbur A. Smith

eBook

A Courtney series adventure - Book 1 in The Burning Shore sequence "The deck bucked under her feet and she was hurtled backwards on to the bunk again, and the blast of a massive explosion ripped through the ship. 'What is happening'' she screamed. Love...

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Four dominions by Eric Lustbader

Four dominions

Eric Lustbader

eBook

"The end of days has been predicted for the last two thousand years. But now, without warning, it is upon us. Braverman 'Bravo' Shaw, member of a secret Franciscan splinter sect, has survived a battle as old as time itself: the battle between good and...

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Quantum  by Patricia Daniels Cornwell

Quantum

Patricia Daniels Cornwell

Book

"On the eve of a top secret space mission, Captain Calli Chase detects a tripped alarm in the tunnels deep below a NASA research center. A NASA pilot, quantum physicist, and cybercrime investigator, Calli knows that a looming blizzard and government ...

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The traitor's girl by Christine Wells

The traitor's girl

Christine Wells

Audio CD

"After receiving a mysterious summons from her long-lost grandmother, Australian teacher Annabel Logan agrees to visit her home in the Cotswolds. But when she arrives at the magnificent Beechwood Hall, it appears abandoned and the local villagers have...

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