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Celtic empire by Clive Cussler

Celtic empire

Clive Cussler

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"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

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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

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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

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"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

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

The Commodore

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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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

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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 first lady by James Patterson

The first lady

James Patterson

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"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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Forever and a day by Anthony Horowitz

Forever and a day

Anthony Horowitz

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"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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The second sister by Claire Kendal

The second sister

Claire Kendal

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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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Noose by Eric Red

Noose

Eric Red

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"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

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"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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Verses for the dead by Douglas J. Preston

Verses for the dead

Douglas J. Preston

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"After an overhaul of leadership at the FBI's New York office, Special Agent A. X. L. Pendergast is forced to accept an unthinkable condition of continued employment - he must work with a partner. Pendergast and his new teammate, junoior FBI agent Co...

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Freefall by Jessica Barry

Freefall

Jessica Barry

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"When her fiancé's private plane crashes in the Colorado Rockies, Allison Carpenter miraculously survives. But the fight for her life is just beginning. For years, Allison has been living with a terrible secret, a shocking truth that powerful men will...

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Washington Black by Esi Edugyan

Washington Black

Esi Edugyan

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"From the blistering cane fields of the Caribbean to the frozen Far North, from the earliest aquariums of London to the eerie deserts of Morocco, a boy rises from the ashes of slavery in the 1830s to become a free man of the world"--

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High seas hijack  by Mike Boshier

High seas hijack

Mike Boshier

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"It's 2010, and pirate attacks around the Horn of Africa are at their height. The West has yet to start sending naval escorts to protect the ships and freighters that ply the sea lanes along this dangerous coast. The US President is worried, though. He...

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The middleman by Olen Steinhauer

The middleman

Olen Steinhauer

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"One day in the early summer of 2017, about four hundred people disappear from their lives. They leave behind cell phones, credit cards, jobs, houses, and families, all on the same day. The movement calls itself the Massive Brigade, and the believe c...

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Sea of greed by Clive Cussler

Sea of greed

Clive Cussler

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"An explosion in the Gulf of Mexico destroys three oil rigs, and Kurt Austin and the NUMA Special Projects Team are sent to investigate. They question a billionaire in the alternative energy field who may be an environmental hero or a rogue genetic e...

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Red war by Kyle Mills

Red war

Kyle Mills

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"Mitch Rapp races to prevent Russia's gravely ill leader from starting a full-scale war with NATO. With the Kremlin's entire security apparatus hunting him, Rapp must eliminate the threat. If his mission is discovered, it will plunge Russia and America...

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The happy return by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

The happy return

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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1808: In the South Sea sails H.M.S. Lydia, a thirty-six-gun frigate under the command of Captain Horatio Hornblower. Having received orders to spark a rebellion in the Spanish American colonies, he must form an alliance with Don Julian Alvarado and help...

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A ship of the line by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

A ship of the line

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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1810: Captain Horatio Hornblower has been handed H.M.S. SUTHERLAND, the ugliest and least desirable two-decker in the Navy List. Half his crew consists of raw landsmen; he is so short of funds he has been obliged to pawn his best sword; and he must serve...

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Spook Street by Mick Herron

Spook Street

Mick Herron

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What happens when an old spook loses his mind? Does the Service have a retirement home for those who know too many secrets but don't remember they're secret? Or does someone take care of the senile spy for good? These are the questions River Cartwright...

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Man on ice by Humphrey Hawksley

Man on ice

Humphrey Hawksley

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"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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Darien by Conn Iggulden

Darien

Conn Iggulden

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"The city of Darien stands at the weary end of a golden age. Twelve families keep order with soldiers and artefacts, spies and memories, clinging to a peace that shifts and crumbles. The people of the city endure what they cannot change. Here, amongst...

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Long road to mercy by David Baldacci

Long road to mercy

David Baldacci

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"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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Four dominions by Eric Lustbader

Four dominions

Eric Lustbader

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"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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Trigger warning by William W. Johnstone

Trigger warning

William W. Johnstone

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"Former Army Ranger Jake Rivers enrolled in Kelton College for an education, but his lack of political correctness makes him a target. When a violent gang of marauders invade the main hall, taking students as hostages for big ransom money, Jake enlists...

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Malice by Hugh Fraser

Malice

Hugh Fraser

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1964: Rina Walker returns for another adventure with deadly consequences, as George Preston defends his turf from rival crime boss Tony Viner's murderous ambitions. London swings while Rina becomes entangled in a web of visceral deceit and double-cross...

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Forever and a day by Anthony Horowitz

Forever and a day

Anthony Horowitz

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"M laid down his pipe and stared at it tetchily. 'We have no choice. Were just going to bring forward this other chap youve been preparing. But you didnt tell me his name." 'Its Bond, sir,' the Chief of Staff replied. 'James Bond.' Its time for James...

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American legionnaire by John Robb

American legionnaire

John Robb

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Amid the burning sands of the desert, the French Foreign Legion is constructing a new fort at Vateau - deep in the territory of El Dowla, ruthless leader of the Bormones, in constant struggle with France for control of the region. He aims to strike hard...

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Real tigers by Mick Herron

Real tigers

Mick Herron

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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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On a particular service by David Donachie

On a particular service

David Donachie

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1796: Lieutenant John Pearce is going home aboard a hospital ship crammed with human cargo. But added to the difficulties of insufficient ballast to match the heavy swells of the Mediterranean in midwinter, Pearce must also avoid capture by an Algeri...

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War of the wolf by Bernard Cornwell

War of the wolf

Bernard Cornwell

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"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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Pinkerton's gold by Thom Nicholson

Pinkerton's gold

Thom Nicholson

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"Someone's stealing gold shipments in Colorado. John Whyte, ace Pinkerton detective, is tasked to find the culprits and bring them to justice. He is joined by his friends and associates: Khan Singh, his loyal Sikh manservant from his service for the Queen...

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Tom and Huck's howling adventure by Tim Champlin

Tom and Huck's howling adventure

Tim Champlin

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"A modern 13-year old boy, Zane Rasmussen, falls into a coma and wakes up on Jackson's Island in the Mississippi River where he is found by Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn and freed slave, Jim. It is June, 1849, and Zane gradually accepts that these are...

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Flintlock by William W. Johnstone

Flintlock

William W. Johnstone

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"Life is hard on the American frontier. Justice is even harder. But when it comes to revenge, no man can escape the righteous wrath of a wronged bounter hunter. Especially when his name is Flintlock... Flintlock takes no pleasure in killing. But when...

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Safe houses by Dan Fesperman

Safe houses

Dan Fesperman

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"West Berlin, 1979. Helen Abell oversees the CIA's network of safe houses, rare havens for field agents and case officers amidst the dangerous milieu of a city in the grips of the Cold War. But during her routine inspection of an agency property, she...

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The sea queen by Linnea Hartsuyker

The sea queen

Linnea Hartsuyker

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"Six years after The Half-Drowned King, Ragnvald Eysteinsson is now king of Sogn, but fighting battles for King Harald keeps him away from home, as he confronts treachery and navigates a political landscape that grows more dangerous the higher he ris...

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Thirst of steel by Ronie Kendig

Thirst of steel

Ronie Kendig

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"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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Man of war by Sean Parnell

Man of war

Sean Parnell

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"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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Beyond the pale by Clare O'Donohue

Beyond the pale

Clare O'Donohue

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"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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Shadow tyrants by Clive Cussler

Shadow tyrants

Clive Cussler

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"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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Worst fear by Matt Hilton

Worst fear

Matt Hilton

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"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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The outcasts of time by Ian Mortimer

The outcasts of time

Ian Mortimer

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"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

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"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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The Cuban affair by Nelson DeMille

The Cuban affair

Nelson DeMille

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"Daniel Graham MacCormick -- Mac for short -- seems to have a pretty good life. At age thirty-five he's living in Key West, owner of a forty-two-foot charter fishing boat, The Maine. Mac served five years in the Army as an infantry officer with two tours...

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The other woman by Daniel Silva

The other woman

Daniel Silva

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"Gabriel Allon, the art restorer, spy, and assassin is poised to become the chief of Israel's secret intelligence service. But on the eve of his promotion, events conspire to lure him into the field for one final operation. ISIS has detonated a massive...

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Slow train to Sonora by Loyd Uglow

Slow train to Sonora

Loyd Uglow

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"In 1911, veteran army officer C. W. Langhorne accepts a clandestine assignment in revolutionary Mexico for the War Department along with Lieutenant Calvin Jester, a handsome young ladies' man. While Langhorne runs afoul of the Mexican secret police,...

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Who is Vera Kelly? by Rosalie Knecht

Who is Vera Kelly?

Rosalie Knecht

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"New York City, 1962. Vera Kelly is struggling to make rent and blend into the underground gay scene in Greenwich Village. She's working night shifts at a radio station when her quick wits, sharp tongue, and technical skills get her noticed by a recruiter...

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Spymaster by Brad Thor

Spymaster

Brad Thor

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"Across Europe, a secret organization has begun attacking diplomats. Back in the United States, a foreign ally demands the identity of a highly placed covert asset. In the balance hang the ingredients for all-out war. With his mentor out of the game,...

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Hornblower and the Hotspur by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Hornblower and the Hotspur

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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1803: Newly married Horatio Hornblower is shamefully relieved when he is summoned from his wedding breakfast to meet Admiral Cornwallis. With Britain teetering on the edge of war, Hornblower is once more called to sea, in command of the Hotspur. His orders...

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Hornblower and the Atropos by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Hornblower and the Atropos

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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1806: Captain Horatio Hornblower sets sail on the Atropos, being assigned an unusual addition to her crew along the way - three skilled pearl divers from Ceylon. His orders are to sail to Turkey and salvage from the wreck of the Speedwell, a sunken B...

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Onslaught by David Poyer

Onslaught

David Poyer

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"As the U.S. Navy struggles to hold Taiwan, Korea, and Japan against a massive Chinese offensive, USS Savo Island, captained by Dan Lenson, must contend with a fractured crew under attack from an unknown assailant aboard their own ship while facing m...

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Liar's candle by August Thomas

Liar's candle

August Thomas

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"An intern at the US Embassy in Ankara, Turkey, Penny Kessler wakes up in a hospital on July 5th to find herself at the center of an international crisis. The day before, the Embassy was the target of a terrorist attack that killed hundreds of friends...

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The crossing by Jason Mott

The crossing

Jason Mott

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"Stay and die, or run and survive. Twins Virginia and Tommy Matthews have been on their own since they were orphaned at the age of five, surviving a merciless foster care system by relying on each other. Twelve years later, the world begins to collapse...

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The Gray Ghost by Clive Cussler

The Gray Ghost

Clive Cussler

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"In 1906, a groundbreaking Rolls-Royce prototype known as the Gray Ghost vanishes from the streets of Manchester, England, and it is only the lucky intervention of an American detective named Isaac Bell that prevents it from being lost forever. More than...

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Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Mr. Midshipman Hornblower

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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1794: As Britain and France eye one another belligerently across the Channel, H.M.S. Justinian lies at anchor in Spithead, and the King's latest bad bargain, seventeen-year-old Horatio Hornblower, is hauled aboard to join the crew as midshipman. Thi...

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Lieutenant Hornblower by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Lieutenant Hornblower

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

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1800: William Bush boards the H.M.S. Renown as third lieutenant. As they set off to the West Indies, he strikes up an acquaintance with Horatio Hornblower - no longer the nervous midshipman of yesteryear, but an intelligent and quietly capable fifth....

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The pharaoh key by Douglas J. Preston

The pharaoh key

Douglas J. Preston

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Gideon Crew--brilliant scientist, master thief, intrepid adventurer--is shocked when his former employer, Eli Glinn, vanishes without a trace, and Glinn's high-tech lab Effective Engineering Solutions shuts down seemingly overnight. Fresh off a diagnosis...

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Tom Clancy, line of sight by Mike Maden

Tom Clancy, line of sight

Mike Maden

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"Jack Ryan Jr. finds that the scars of war can last a lifetime in the latest entry in Tom Clancy's #1 New York Times bestselling series. Twenty years ago, Dr. Kathy Ryan restored the eyesight of a young Bosnian girl who had been injured during an attack...

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The president is missing by Bill Clinton

The president is missing

Bill Clinton

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The White House is the home of the President of the United States, the most guarded, monitored, closely watched person in the world. So how could a U.S. president vanish without a trace? And why would he choose to do so? This collaboration between Pr...

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The Moscow offensive by Dale Brown

The Moscow offensive

Dale Brown

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"America's first line of defense, Brad McLanahan and the heroes of the Iron Wolf Squadron, must counter a dangerous Russian strike from within the homeland. On a remote island estate, a billionaire investor sells his air freight company to a mysterious...

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Star of the North by David John

Star of the North

David John

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

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The bishop's pawn by Steve Berry

The bishop's pawn

Steve Berry

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History notes that the ugly feud between J. Edgar Hoover and Martin Luther King, Jr., marked by years of illegal surveillance and the accumulation of secret files, ended on April 4, 1968 when King was assassinated by James Earl Ray. But that may not have...

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The Kremlin conspiracy by Joel C. Rosenberg

The Kremlin conspiracy

Joel C. Rosenberg

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"Former U.S. Secret Service agent, Marcus Ryker, was trained to protect the president. Now he travels to Russia to stop the Russian president who is feverishly consolidating power, silencing his opposition, and plotting a brazen, lightning-fast military...

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Tomorrow by Damian Dibben

Tomorrow

Damian Dibben

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"A wise old dog travels through the courts and battlefields of Europe and through the centuries in search of the master who granted him immortality"--

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The irregular by H. B. Lyle

The irregular

H. B. Lyle

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"London 1909: The British Empire seems invulnerable. But Captain Vernon Kell, head of counter-intelligence at the War Office, knows better. In Russia, revolution; in Germany, an arms race; in London, the streets are alive with foreign terrorists. Kell...

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Acts of allegiance by Peter Cunningham

Acts of allegiance

Peter Cunningham

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Senior Irish diplomat, Marty Ransom, is torn between duty to his country and loyalty to the Anglo-Irish tradition in which he was raised. In a land divided into north and south, Planter and Gael, Catholic and Protestant, Marty's life has been spent walking...

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State of emergency by Andy McNab

State of emergency

Andy McNab

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On a freezing winter's night, a small craft skims the Thames towards London's most exclusive riverside hotel. On board is a lone assassin. His target: Britain's most powerful new politician. In a nation threatened by extremists, billionaire businessman...

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Overkill by Ted Bell

Overkill

Ted Bell

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The Swiss Alps high above St. Moritz. Alex Hawke and his young son, Alexei, are separated when the tram carrying them to the top of the mountain bursts into flame; Alexei is snatched from the burning cable car by unknown assailants in a helicopter. To...

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Portrait of a spy by Daniel Silva

Portrait of a spy

Daniel Silva

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After failing to stop a suicide bomber attack in London, master art restorer and assassin Gabriel Allon is summoned by the CIA and is faced with an organization riddled with dissent--and ill-equipped to deal with the deadly new face of global jihadist...

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Shoot-out in Hell by Peter Brandvold

Shoot-out in Hell

Peter Brandvold

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"Bounty Hunter Lou Prophet is stalking the notorious train robber Frank Beauregard, a man with as much conscience as a rattlesnake with a baby rabbit in its craw. This snake, however, has a woman in his craw--an innocent young woman who came west fro...

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Beneath a scarlet sky by Mark T. Sullivan

Beneath a scarlet sky

Mark T. Sullivan

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"Based on a true story, Pino Lella is forced to enlist as a German soldier and recruited to become the personal driver for Hitler's left hand in Italy. With the opportunity to spy for the Allies inside the German High Command, Pino endures the horrors...

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The Kremlin's candidate by Jason Matthews

The Kremlin's candidate

Jason Matthews

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Russian counterintelligence chief Colonel Dominika Egorova has been a recruited asset of the CIA, stealing Kremlin secrets for her CIA handler Nate Nash for over seven years, while their forbidden and tumultuous love affair continues. In Washington,...

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Girls burn brighter by Shobha Rao

Girls burn brighter

Shobha Rao

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A searing, electrifying debut novel set in India and America, for readers of Rupi Kaur, about the extraordinary bond between two girls driven apart by circumstances but relentless in their search for one another. Poornima and Savitha have three strikes...

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The bookworm by Mitch Silver

The bookworm

Mitch Silver

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"Europe, 1940: Posing as a friar, a British operative talks his way into the monastery at Villers-devant-Orval just before Nazi art thieves plan to sweep through the area and whisk everything of value back to Berlin. But the ersatz man of the cloth is...

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The fallen by David Baldacci

The fallen

David Baldacci

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Amos Decker and his FBI colleague Alex Jamison are in Baronville, Pennsylvania, visiting Alex’s sister and her family. It’s a bleak place: a former mill and mining town with a crumbling economy and rampant opioid addiction. Decker has only...

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Cold blood by Andy McNab

Cold blood

Andy McNab

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

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First response by Stephen Leather

First response

Stephen Leather

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

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The escape artist by Brad Meltzer

The escape artist

Brad Meltzer

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

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The rising sea by Clive Cussler

The rising sea

Clive Cussler

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

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Shoot first by Stuart Woods

Shoot first

Stuart Woods

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

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A murder too soon by Michael Jecks

A murder too soon

Michael Jecks

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

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Traitor by Jonathan De Shalit

Traitor

Jonathan De Shalit

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

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Detonator by Andy McNab

Detonator

Andy McNab

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

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Caribbean rim by Randy Wayne White

Caribbean rim

Randy Wayne White

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

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Raw wounds by Matt Hilton

Raw wounds

Matt Hilton

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

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The Armageddon file by Stephen Coonts

The Armageddon file

Stephen Coonts

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

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Bush claws by Denis Hughes

Bush claws

Denis Hughes

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On a geological expedition into darkest Africa, Rex Brandon encounters two explorers, Litzgor and Dorton, both suffering from malaria. Brandon administers medical aid, and on recovering, the two men relate a fantastic tale. Whilst prospecting in an u...

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Spoils by Brian Van Reet

Spoils

Brian Van Reet

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It is the spring of 2003, and coalition forces are advancing on Iraq. Images of a giant statue of Saddam Hussein crashing to the ground in Baghdad are being beamed to news channels around the world. Nineteen-year-old Specialist Cassandra Wigheard, on...

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Mabry's challenge by Ben Tyler

Mabry's challenge

Ben Tyler

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In 1881 Texas, Marshal Frank Mabry is faced with the most puzzling and dangerous assignment of his long career. The forty-two-year-old former Texas Ranger meets with representatives of the War Department and is told of a train robbery that occurred n...

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Men of violence by Bill Brooks

Men of violence

Bill Brooks

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"When John Henry Cole and his agents set out to capture Sam Starr and his outlaw gang, an informer sends them into an ambush, leaving only Cole and Charley Hood alive, but badly wounded. Soon the Starr gang is making plans to finish off the two survi...

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Crossing the animas by James D. Best

Crossing the animas

James D. Best

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With his new home in Durango, Colorado, the kind with a nice white picket fence, and marriage on the horizon, the last thing Steve Dancy wants is trouble. But when a quarrel with a mining tycoon and his henchmen endangers Dancy's fiancée and friends,...

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Death comes to the fair by Catherine Lloyd

Death comes to the fair

Catherine Lloyd

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"It's harvest time in the village of Kurland St. Mary as Miss Lucy Harrington and Major Sir Robert Kurland prepare to take their vows--but a murderer has taken an unseasonable vow of vengeance, crushing the church verger with a stone gargoyle"--

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Sugar money by Jane Harris

Sugar money

Jane Harris

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Martinique, 1765, and brothers Emile and Lucien are charged by their French master, Father Cleophas, with a mission. They must return to Grenada, the island they once called home, and smuggle back the 42 slaves claimed by English invaders at the hosp...

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Ararat by Christopher Golden

Ararat

Christopher Golden

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Meryam and Adam take risks for a living. But neither is prepared for what lies in the legendary heights of Mount Ararat, Turkey. First to reach a massive cave revealed by an avalanche, they discover the hole in the mountain's heart is really an ancient...

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Hellbent by Gregg Andrew Hurwitz

Hellbent

Gregg Andrew Hurwitz

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"Taken from a group home at age twelve, Evan Smoak was raised and trained as an off-the-books government assassin: Orphan X. After he broke with the Orphan Program, Evan disappeared and reinvented himself as the Nowhere Man, a man spoken about only i...

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Iron gold by Pierce Brown

Iron gold

Pierce Brown

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A decade ago, Darrow was the hero of the revolution he believed would break the chains of the Society, and abolish the color-coded caste system. But the Rising has shattered everything, and brought endless war. New foes emerge to threaten what has been...

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