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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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Dark winter  by A. J. (Anthony J.) Tata

Dark winter

A. J. (Anthony J.) Tata

"By the time anyone realizes what's happening, it is too late. A dark network of hackers has infiltrated the computers of the U.S. military, unleashing chaos across the globe. U.S. missiles strike the wrong targets. Defense systems fail. Power grids shut...

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A sea of gold  by Julian Stockwin

A sea of gold

Julian Stockwin

"1809. After his heroic actions during the retreat to Corunna, Captain Sir Thomas Kydd is the toast of London society. Here he falls in with the legendary frigate captain, Lord Thomas Cochrane. So begins a relationship, professional and personal, that...

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Scourge of wolves by David (Fiction writer) Gilman

Scourge of wolves

David (Fiction writer) Gilman

Winter, 1361. -- If the English want their prize, they'll have to fight for it ... Thomas Blackstone will have to fight for it. As he battles to enforce Edward's claim, Thomas Blackstone will see his name blackened, his men slaughtered, his family hunted....

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Dark hearted  by D. I. Telbat

Dark hearted

D. I. Telbat

"The saga continues from Dark Liaison, and suspense heightens in DARK HEARTED as COIL strives to preserve God's people while searching for abducted operatives, only to uncover an evil plot in Europe. The Commission of International Laborers' mission ...

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The oracle year by Charles Soule

The oracle year

Charles Soule

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

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The prow beast  by Robert Low

The prow beast

Robert Low

"The Oathsworn have become feared and respected throughout the Viking world. Their name goes before them and men cower in their presence. But fame comes at a price! While the Oathsworn revel in their new-found fame, Sterki, an old enemy with revenge in...

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Man on ice  by Humphrey Hawksley

Man on ice

Humphrey Hawksley

"When Rake Ozenna of the elite Eskimo Scouts brings his fiancee, trauma surgeon Carrie Walker, to his remote home island in the Bering Strait, they are faced immediately with a medical crisis. Then Russian helicopters swarm in. America is on the eve of...

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No good deed  by Victor Gischler

No good deed

Victor Gischler

"Francis was running late for work when he found the suitcase and the odd card with an email on it. He knew he shouldn't bother but he couldn't resist. Now Francis is dodging bullets and doing his best to stay alive, wishing he had never bothered with...

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Air bridge by Hammond Innes

Air bridge

Hammond Innes

The airlift was a lifeline to Berlin in 1948 but for Neil, Tubby and Bill it was even more, it was their way of getting back into the air. First though, they had to rebuild their machine. To do so Bill produced an idea so audacious that only a madman...

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The other woman by Daniel Silva

The other woman

Daniel Silva

"She was his best-kept secret ... In an isolated village in the mountains of Andalusia, a mysterious Frenchwoman begins work on a dangerous memoir. It is the story of a man she once loved in the Beirut of old, and a child taken from her in treason's name....

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The Templar curse  by Ernest Dempsey

The Templar curse

Ernest Dempsey

"Throughout the course of human warfare, no weapon has been as feared, as deadly, as the Ark of the Covenant. Legend claims that this mysterious, supernatural force, first carried into battle by the ancient Israelites, was so powerful that the Ark could...

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Operation light switch  by John Wemlinger

Operation light switch

John Wemlinger

"Cleveland Spires, a respected and highly decorated soldier, lost his career, his family, and much of his pride when he was sent to prison for a crime he did not commit. Now he’s out, and after returning to his hometown, he stumbles onto a clue that ...

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Thirst of steel by Ronie Kendig

Thirst of steel

Ronie Kendig

"Cole 'Tox' Russell only wants to begin his life with Haven Cortes, but he and his team must first complete a final mission: retrieve the sword of Goliath and destroy the deadly Arrow & Flame Order"--

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The boy with a suitcase  by Hels Ryan

The boy with a suitcase

Hels Ryan

"High in Georgia's Caucasus Mountains, journalist Charlie Breen is searching for a group of refugees fleeing persecution. What starts out as a rescue mission turns into a battle for survival, as love and greed twist the hearts of those around her. Charlie...

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St Paul's labyrinth  by Jeroen Windmeijer

St Paul's labyrinth

Jeroen Windmeijer

"When university professor Peter de Haan attends a library event, he has no idea of the dangers that await him. As part of the library collapses, a hidden tunnel is revealed. Inside cowers a naked man, covered in blood. Then Peter receives a mysterious...

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The earl Strongbow  by Edward Ruadh Butler

The earl Strongbow

Edward Ruadh Butler

"Exiled from court, distrusted and indebted, Richard de Clare is a man whose past is greater than his prospects and whose once-great name overshadows his deeds. Having backed the loser in the civil war, he faces penury and disgrace due to the disfavour...

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A shadow falls  by Andreas Pflüger

A shadow falls

Andreas Pflüger

"Imagine inheriting two billion dollars. Then imagine the money is left to you by your mortal enemy... Blind Special Ops agent Jenny Aaron has just survived the worst thirty-six hours of her life. She has a standing offer to re-join the Department, the...

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Blood's revolution by Angus Donald

Blood's revolution

Angus Donald

Newly returned from years of secret work in Paris, Lieutenant Holcroft Blood must now face King James II's enemies on the gore-drenched battlefields of the British Isles. But after the victory at Sedgemoor - and its cruel aftermath, the Bloody Assizes,...

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Olivia Brophie and the Sky Island by Christopher Tozier

Olivia Brophie and the Sky Island

Christopher Tozier

In the sequel to Olivia Brophie and the Pearl of Tagelus, Olivia's life is in turmoil ever since she accidentally froze all of the earth's water and her aunt and uncle were kidnapped by the Wardenclyffe thugs. With the help of a black bear named Hoolie,...

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The little shop of found things by Paula Brackston

The little shop of found things

Paula Brackston

New York Times bestselling author of The Witch's Daughter Paula Brackston returns to her trademark blend of magic and romance guaranteed to enchant in The Little Shop of Found Things, the first book in a new continuing series. An antique shop haunted...

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Mutiny at Vesta by R. E. Stearns

Mutiny at Vesta

R. E. Stearns

Adda and Iridian have survived the murderous AI that tried to kill them in Barbary Station ...but now they'll need all of their ingenuity to escape the evil megacorporation that wants to own them, in this second space adventure in the Shieldrunner Pi...

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The road to Rus'  by Michael Hnatyshyn

The road to Rus'

Michael Hnatyshyn

"In the 9th Century, the Byzantine Empire was on the rise. The Vikings were also well on their way to influencing most of the known world with their spirit of adventure and quest for glory. Slavic tribes led by the Polians and their leader Vratymyr with...

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Dogs of war  by Jonathan Maberry

Dogs of war

Jonathan Maberry

"Robots are no longer science fiction. Autonomous, programmed to react like animals: fast, relentless, deadly. From microscopic nanobots to massive self-guided aircraft. This technology is here, it's assessable, and it's dangerous. What's even scarier...

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Long road to mercy  by David Baldacci

Long road to mercy

David Baldacci

"Her name is Atlee Pine. She has unstoppable tenacity, always a fighter who is unwilling to cede any ground. She has endured real nightmares and she has the emotional and physical scars to show for it. And she got that long before she became an adult....

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Pray for death  by James Hilton

Pray for death

James Hilton

"Celine Chavez is the closest thing to a daughter that Clay Gunn has. But now she has disappeared while vacationing in Mexico. Clay and his brother Danny must venture into the ultra-violent world of the Mexican criminal underworld to bring her home. From...

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Ultimatum by Frank Gardner

Ultimatum

Frank Gardner

"The edgy and highly contemporary setting for Frank Gardner's action-packed new thriller is Iran. After helping to avert a deadly attack on London, Luke Carlton has been welcomed on board as a full-fledged member of SIS and is assigned the role of case...

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The Kingfisher secret

The Kingfisher secret

"Her codename is Kingfisher. Her mission: to seduce and marry a man of wealth and political influence. Now she must protect a terrifying secret. Who owns the most powerful man in the world? October 2016: In America, the election is a few weeks away.....

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Meg by Steve Alten

Meg

Steve Alten

"On a top-secret dive into the Pacific Ocean's deepest canyon, Jonas Taylor found himself face-to-face with the largest and most ferocious predator in the history of the animal kingdom. The sole survivor of the mission, Taylor is haunted by what he's...

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Every wicked man  by Steven James

Every wicked man

Steven James

"When a senator's son takes his own life and posts the video live online, Agent Bowers is drawn into a complex web of lies that begins to threaten the people he loves the most. As he races to unravel the mystery behind the suicide and a centuries-old...

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The three secret cities  by Matthew Reilly

The three secret cities

Matthew Reilly

"When Jack West Jr won the Great Games, he threw the four legendary kingdoms into turmoil. Now these dark forces are coming after Jack ... in ruthless fashion. With the end of all things rapidly approaching, Jack must find the Three Secret Cities, ...

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Trigger warning  by William W. Johnstone

Trigger warning

William W. Johnstone

"Former Army Ranger Jake Rivers is not your typical Kelton College student. He is not spoiled, coddled, or ultra-lib like his classmates who sneer at the "soldier boy." Rivers is not "triggered" by "microaggressions." He is not outraged by "male priv...

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The last sword maker  by Brian A Nelson

The last sword maker

Brian A Nelson

"In the high mountains of Tibet, rumors are spreading. People whisper of an outbreak, of thousands of dead, of bodies pushed into mass graves. It is some strange new disease ... a disease, they say, that can kill in minutes.The Chinese government says...

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Terror of the innocent  by Mike Boshier

Terror of the innocent

Mike Boshier

"As the Iraqi Forces build up for the liberation of Mosul, ISIS wants revenge. The UK and USA are in their sights... In a daring rescue mission to release aid workers held hostage by ISIS, US Navy SEAL John Deacon stumbles across an ISIS revenge plot...

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The black khan by Ausma Zehanat Khan

The black khan

Ausma Zehanat Khan

Book two of Ausma Zehanat Khan's powerful, unforgettable new series, The Khorasan Archives. Sides must be chosen.Truths must be told.Freedoms will be fought for. To battle the cruel and controlling patriarchal force named the Talisman, members of a r...

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Pay up  by Anthony David

Pay up

Anthony David

"As Minister of Communications, it is Daryn Garvin's job to choose which company will get the contract for laying an underwater cable connecting New Zealand to the wider world. He is expected to go with the favourites, but after receiving an anonymous...

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The Jerusalem creed  by Ernest Dempsey

The Jerusalem creed

Ernest Dempsey

"Could you sacrifice the lives of millions to save your daughter? When an archaeologist's daughter is abducted, he must help them find a powerful ancient relic to save her life but at the cost of millions of lives. Or is there another option? Enter Sean...

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Run and hide  by Alan McDermott

Run and hide

Alan McDermott

"Eva Driscoll is used to chasing down bad guys, but now the bad guys are chasing her. She knows they won't stop until she's dead. After her brother is killed in a faked suicide, Driscoll teams up with ex-soldier Rees Colback, the one person who can help...

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The Norse directive  by Ernest Dempsey

The Norse directive

Ernest Dempsey

"When Sean Wyatt rescues a friend from being executed in the mountains of Tennessee, he and his sidekick, Tommy Schultz, are thrown into a high octane game of cat and mouse with a wealthy Frenchman named Gerard Dufort who will stop at nothing to get his...

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The fourth prophecy  by Ernest Dempsey

The fourth prophecy

Ernest Dempsey

"Washington is at a standstill, but it's not political gridlock that's paralyzed the nation's capital this time. A ruthless killer is assassinating members of Congress, leaving authorities with neither clues nor hope to stop the slaughter. Fear grips...

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The Cairo vendetta  by Ernest Dempsey

The Cairo vendetta

Ernest Dempsey

"Sometimes a terrorist threat comes from the least expected place. Beyond the plains of the Serengeti, in the distant shadows of Kilimanjaro, a new evil has risen. A warlord is building an army with child soldiers he abducted from Tanzanian towns. But...

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The secret of the stones  by Ernest Dempsey

The secret of the stones

Ernest Dempsey

"A tour thousand year old mystery lurks in the hills of Georgia. While investigating a strange series of ancient codes, an archaeologist vanishes, and a professor he entrusted with the secret is murdered. Former government agent, Sean Wyatt, learns of...

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Dead edge  by Jack Ford

Dead edge

Jack Ford

"Two explosions at the same time. In two different cities. Ex-US Navy turned investigator Thomas J Cooper knows this is no random coincidence. This is a carefully planned attack calling for war on the US government. The clock is ticking, and Cooper must...

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Man of war by Sean Parnell

Man of war

Sean Parnell

"Eric Steele is the best of the best -- an Alpha -- an elite clandestine operative assigned to a US intelligence unit known simply as the "Program." A superbly trained Special Forces soldier who served several tours fighting radical Islamic militants...

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The tricolor and the scimitar  by J. P. Sinclair (John Paul Sinclair) Lewis

The tricolor and the scimitar

J. P. Sinclair (John Paul Sinclair)...

"The first in a four-part series that recounts Napoleon Bonaparte and l’Armée d’Orient’s invasion and occupation of Egypt and the Holy Land between 1798-1801. The book opens with the conquest of Malta in June 1798 and then moves to Egypt and the death...

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Flake  by Fiona Hammond

Flake

Fiona Hammond

"Ness Gordon is an amateur journalist, ready to get the scoop by any means necessary. So when the opportunity to snoop around Sir John Woldarc's (a potential secret spy) Gothic mansion arises, Ness jumps at the chance to prove herself and expose the ...

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New dawn  by Attila Orosz

New dawn

Attila Orosz

"When Jumaane, an African refugee, climbs the concrete wall securing the southern border of the hermetically sealed United States of Europe, his dreams of freedom and safety quickly turn into a living nightmare. The year is 2058. The world's powers have...

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Assassin's run  by Ward Larsen

Assassin's run

Ward Larsen

When a Russian oligarch is killed by a single bullet on his yacht off the Isle of Capri, Russian intelligence sources speculate that a legendary Israeli assassin, long thought dead, might be responsible. However, David Slaton, the assassin in question,...

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Beyond the pale by Clare O'Donohue

Beyond the pale

Clare O'Donohue

"Interpol asks married college professors Hollis and Finn Larsson to procure a priceless rare book manuscript abroad. They are soon left with fifty thousand euros and a possible death threat"--

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The Denali deception  by Ernest Dempsey

The Denali deception

Ernest Dempsey

"What if the greatest secret of the US Civil War never made the history books? What if the Union and the Confederacy had fought not just for country and principle but for a source of unlimited, unimaginable wealth and power? While on a classified mission...

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The chains of Albion  by Edwin Thomas

The chains of Albion

Edwin Thomas

"July 1806. Commanding a prison hulk full of French captives, Lieutenant Martin Jerrold thinks his war can't get much better. He's far away from the more life threatening aspects of naval service and he can keep his mistress close to hand. It all seems...

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The Atlantis cipher  by David Leadbeater

The Atlantis cipher

David Leadbeater

"Five ancient statues have been unearthed in South America, each containing a mysterious coded message hinting at an origin many thought impossible: the mythical world of Atlantis. As word of their discovery spreads, the prized figurines become a tre...

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Shadow tyrants by Clive Cussler

Shadow tyrants

Clive Cussler

"Nearly two thousand years ago, an Eastern emperor charged a small group with safeguarding secrets powerful enough to change the history of mankind. They went down in legend as the Nine Unknown Men--and now two rival factions of their descendants are...

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The glass galago  by A. M. Dellamonica

The glass galago

A. M. Dellamonica

A.M. Dellamonica is at it again! The thrilling adventures of Gale Filachild and Captain Perrish continue in a series of prequel stories that offers to take us deeper into the fascinating world of Stormwrack. When Gale and the crew of the Nightjar are...

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The Sahara legacy  by Ernest Dempsey

The Sahara legacy

Ernest Dempsey

"Unimaginable wealth. The authority to command nations. Eternal life. The god-like power promised by the lost desert city of Zerzura is as frightening as it is alluring. Former secret agent Sean Wyatt and his best friend, Tommy Schultz, have never hu...

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The Uluru code  by Ernest Dempsey

The Uluru code

Ernest Dempsey

"Sean Wyatt and his sidekick Tommy Schultz take on their toughest challenge yet when they receive a mysterious email from a friend in Australia. The email contains information about an ancient Aborigine treasure that lies hidden somewhere in the wilds...

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Robert Ludlum's The Moscow vector  by Patrick Larkin

Robert Ludlum's The Moscow vector

Patrick Larkin

"At an international conference in Prague, Lt. Col. Jon Smith, an Army research doctor specializing in infectious diseases and secretly an agent attached to Covert-One, is contacted by a Russian colleague, Dr. Valentine Petrenko. Petrenko is concerned...

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Moonfleet by John Meade Falkner

Moonfleet

John Meade Falkner

Set in an English village during the 1750s, this rollicking adventure recounts a boy's accidental discovery in a church crypt and his ensuing involvement with smugglers and hidden treasure.

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Power failure  by Ben Bova

Power failure

Ben Bova

"Dr. Jake Ross came to Washington to try to make a difference, but he's learned the only way to get something done in Washington, assuming your ideals survive the corrosive atmosphere, is to gather power. Ross has gathered a great deal, riding in the...

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Face off  by David Hagberg

Face off

David Hagberg

"Kirk McGarvey is lunching in the Eiffel Tower when terrorists attempt to bring the Paris icon down. He springs into action to stop the attack, only to find there's a much larger plot at stake. One that aims to force the incompetent US President out by...

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The wasteland  by 1975- author. Ófeigur Sigurðsson

The wasteland

1975- author. Ófeigur Sigurðsson

"Frettabladid DailyAfter a grueling solo expedition on Vatnajokull Glacier, Austrian toponymist Bernhardt Fingerberg returns to civilization, barely alive, and into the care of Dr. Lassi. The doctor, suspicious of his story, attempts to discover his ...

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A lawless place  by David Donachie

A lawless place

David Donachie

"Edward Brazier is enlisted by Prime Minister William Pitt to assist his investigation into smuggling activity in Deal. However, with his love Betsy now locked into a loveless marriage with Tom Spafford, a useless drunk, and living as a prisoner, Brazier...

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Absolute proof  by Peter James

Absolute proof

Peter James

"Investigative reporter Ross Hunter nearly didn't answer the phone call that would change his life, and possibly the world, forever. 'I'd just like to assure you I'm not a nutcase, Mr Hunter. My name is Dr Harry F. Cook. I know this is going to sound...

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Worst fear by Matt Hilton

Worst fear

Matt Hilton

"When the body of Tess Grey's former university roommate is found on a rocky Maine beach, having fallen from the cliffs above, the initial verdict is suicide. But why would Chelsea Grace, who was terrified of heights, have chosen to end her life in a...

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Reset  by Brian Andrews

Reset

Brian Andrews

"Deep in the Afghan mountains, Sergeant Michael Pitcher discovers an object with powers that defy explanation. After interacting with it, he suffers a traumatic seizure and is flown home for evaluation. Cleared by the doctors, Michael goes home to his...

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Tall order by Stephen Leather

Tall order

Stephen Leather

He is one of the world's most ruthless terrorists, codenamed Saladin. He plans and executes devastating attacks and then, ghost-like, he disappears. Ten years ago he blew a plane out of the sky above New York - and now he's struck again, killing dozens...

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The spear of Atlantis by Andy McDermott

The spear of Atlantis

Andy McDermott

Archaeologist Nina Wilde and her husband, ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase, believe their days of danger are behind them. But when Nina is framed for the theft of a priceless artefact in a daring raid on a luxury cruise ship, she has no choice but to flee....

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Manhattan Project by Paul McNeive

Manhattan Project

Paul McNeive

Real. Invisible. Devastating. And it's taking New York by storm. With its insatiable hunger for fast food, easy fixes and life lived at breakneck speed, the city that never sleeps is hurtling towards disaster. Now John Wyse, an ordinary New York cop,...

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The falcon of Sparta by Conn Iggulden

The falcon of Sparta

Conn Iggulden

In the Ancient World, one army was feared above all others. 401 BC. The Persian king Artaxerxes rules an empire stretching from the Aegean to northern India. As many as fifty million people are his subjects. His rule is absolute. Though the sons of Sparta...

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Need to know by Karen Cleveland

Need to know

Karen Cleveland

Do you really know who you kissed goodbye this morning? You get to work. Make a coffee. Turn on your computer. Your task: break into a Russian criminal's laptop and find proof that he's concealing five deep-cover agents - seemingly normal people living...

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A close run thing by David Donachie

A close run thing

David Donachie

John Pearce is hiding in Gravelines with his mysterious companion, known to him as Oliphant. Although they find a crew willing to take them back to England, they learn on the journey that Pearce's old enemies, the Tolland brothers, are still active on...

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The blood of princes  by Derek Birks

The blood of princes

Derek Birks

"In April 1483, the sudden death of King Edward IV brings his 12-year-old son to the throne. Restless young lord and ex-mercenary John Elder is newly-appointed to the service of Edward, Prince of Wales, and charged with the boy's safety. His first ta...

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Trust no one  by Anthony Mosawi

Trust no one

Anthony Mosawi

"Her memory gone, this is all she knows about herself. She has few links to the past: the cassette player, a cheap gold necklace, a few scraps of paper. And a Polaroid of a stranger with one line: 'Don't trust this man'. As she begins to unravel her past,...

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Red war  by Kyle Mills

Red war

Kyle Mills

"When Russian president Maxim Krupin discovers that he has inoperable brain cancer, he's determined to cling to power. His first task is to kill or imprison any of his countrymen who can threaten him. Soon, though, his illness becomes serious enough to...

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The grave above the grave  by Bernard B. Kerik

The grave above the grave

Bernard B. Kerik

"New York City Police Commissioner Rick Raymond was a captain back in 2001 when terrorist planes struck the Twin Towers, killing thousands…including fellow police officers and Raymond’s wife. Ever since that awful day, as he climbed the ranks, Raymond...

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The rebel killer by Paul Fraser Collard

The rebel killer

Paul Fraser Collard

Virginia, 1861. With his comrades defeated, Jack turns his back on the battlefield. At heart he's still a soldier, but this wholly uncivil war has left him wanting something - and someone - more. Lost in the woods with the Confederate army closing in,...

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Betrayal by Stewart Binns

Betrayal

Stewart Binns

January, 1981. Jim Dowd and Maureen O'Brien, special forces soldiers, enter a bitterly divided Belfast on an undercover mission to infiltrate one of the city's most dangerous Catholic neighbourhoods and help change the course of a war that nobody is ...

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Halfhyde for the queen  by Philip McCutchan

Halfhyde for the queen

Philip McCutchan

"In Andalusia, Lieutenant St Vincent Halfhyde is sent by the unpredictable Captain Watkiss on a secret mission ashore: to aid the Queen's Messenger who is being pursued by nefarious Spanish agents. But when Halfhyde discovers a plot to kill Queen Vic...

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The Moscow sleepers  by Stella Rimington

The Moscow sleepers

Stella Rimington

"A man lies dying in a hospice in upstate Vermont. When a stranger visits, claiming to be a childhood friend, the FBI is alerted. News of this suspected Russian illegal and his deathbed guest soon reaches MI5 in London. Liz Carlyle and her colleague ...

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The captain's nephew  by Philip K. Allan

The captain's nephew

Philip K. Allan

"After a century of war, revolutions, and Imperial conquests, 1790s Europe is still embroiled in a battle for control of the sea and colonies. Tall ships navigate familiar and foreign waters, and ambitious young men without rank or status seek their futures...

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The bomb maker's daughter  by Thomas Ryan

The bomb maker's daughter

Thomas Ryan

"Saddam Hussein’s missing weapons of mass destruction have been found and are in the hands of an international terrorist group. But which group and where have they stored the gases and toxic waste? And what are their plans for the deadly cargo? An...

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Ball lightning by Cixin Liu

Ball lightning

Cixin Liu

"When Chen's parents are incinerated before his eyes by a blast of ball lightning, he devotes his life to cracking the secret of this mysterious natural phenomenon. His search takes him to stormy mountaintops, an experimental military weapons lab, and...

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Escape and evasion by Christopher Wakling

Escape and evasion

Christopher Wakling

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

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Refuge  by Scott B Williams

Refuge

Scott B Williams

"With the power, communication and transportation grids destroyed by massive solar flares, America has spiraled into anarchy and violence. Artie Drager and his daughter Casey reunite after his harrowing voyage across the Caribbean and her traumatic escape...

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The outcasts of time by Ian Mortimer

The outcasts of time

Ian Mortimer

"December 1348. What if you had just six days to save your soul? With the country in the grip of the Black Death, brothers John and William fear that they will shortly die and suffer in the afterlife. But as the end draws near, they are given an une...

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The Hellfire Club by Jake Tapper

The Hellfire Club

Jake Tapper

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

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Landfall  by Scott B Williams

Landfall

Scott B Williams

"Artie Drager and his daughter Casey, along with his brother and their new friends have made landfall on a remote and seldom-visited cay in the Bahamas. But not everything has gone as planned. Their catamaran, the Casey Nicole is grounded on a reef, ...

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The king tides  by James Swain

The king tides

James Swain

"Nicki Pearl is the perfect daughter -- every parent's dream. And that of strangers, too. Wherever she goes, she's being watched. Each stalker is different from the last, except for one thing -- their alarming obsession with Nicki. Desperate times call...

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Horizons  by Scott B. Williams

Horizons

Scott B. Williams

"Artie Drager and his daughter Casey, along with his brother and their new friends have made landfall on a remote and seldom-visited cay in the Bahamas. But not everything has gone as planned. Their catamaran, the Casey Nicole is grounded on a reef, ...

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Voyage  by Scott B Williams

Voyage

Scott B Williams

"The crew of the sailing vessel, Casey Nicole has endured a harrowing ordeal on the dark waterways of the coastal swamps near New Orleans, but Artie Drager has escaped with what he came for-his only daughter, Casey. They are free of the mainland but still...

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The second coming  by John Heubusch

The second coming

John Heubusch

"A child cloned from the blood on the Shroud of Turin has the potential to save the world -- or destroy it for good. When a fallen angel is mistakenly resurrected from the blood of an evil "Watcher" taken from the Shroud of Turin, the fiend's first gift...

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War of the wolf  by Bernard Cornwell

War of the wolf

Bernard Cornwell

"Uhtred of Bebbanburg has won back his ancestral home but, threatened from all sides by enemies both old and new, he doesn't have long to enjoy the victory. In Mercia, rebellion is in the air as King Edward tries to seize control. In Wessex, rival pa...

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The spear of Atlantis  by Andy McDermott

The spear of Atlantis

Andy McDermott

"World-famous archaeologist Nina Wilde and her husband, ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase, believe their days of danger are behind them. But when Nina is framed for the theft of a priceless artefact during a daring raid on a luxury cruise ship, she has no...

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The hunt by Bear Grylls

The hunt

Bear Grylls

1945, and the Nazis are facing imminent defeat. In a last attempt to protect their legacy, the high command hides their store of uranium deep underground. 2018, and ex-SAS soldier Will Jaeger stumbles upon this horrible truth. But the uranium is missing...

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Man of war  by Sean Parnell

Man of war

Sean Parnell

"Eric Steele is the best of the best -- an Alpha -- an elite clandestine operative assigned to a US intelligence unit known simply as the "Program." A superbly trained Special Forces soldier who served several tours fighting radical Islamic militants...

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Button man  by Andrew Gross

Button man

Andrew Gross

"1930s, New York's Lower East Side. At the death of their father, Morris Rabishevsky, twelve, apprenticed himself to a garment cutter in a clothing factory; Sol headed to accounting school; but Harry fell in with a gang of thugs. Morris steadily climbs...

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