Keywords: action & adventure

Out of the Dark

Out of the Dark


Gregg Hurwitz

ISBN: 9781250120441
Year of publication: 2019

Gregg Hurwitz Out of the Dark Dedication To my intimidatingly astute copyeditor, Maureen Sugden Who for sixteen novels has raised my game and saved me from countless embarrassments with razor-sharp wit and feather-soft nuance Prologue: Perennial Rain 1997 Evan is nineteen, fresh off the plane, trained up, mission-ready. And yet untested. His first assignment as Orphan X. He adjusts rapidly to this foreign place, a city with drizzly rain, imperious ministry buildings, and men who kiss on both ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Crime Espionage Fiction General International Mystery & Crime Military Mystery & Detective Suspense Thriller War & Military
Hellbent

Hellbent


Gregg Hurwitz

ISBN: 9781250119186
Year of publication: 2018

Gregg Hurwitz Hellbent Dedication To Gary and Karen Messing and Darra and Zach Brewer. You dont get to choose your family, but sometimes you luck out. Epigraph And now that you dont have to be perfect, you can be good. John Steinbeck, East of Eden Evans scuffed knuckles, a fetching post-fight shade of eggplant, ledged the steering wheel. His nose was freshly broken, leaking a trickle of crimson. Nothing bad, more a shifting along old fault lines. He inspected his nose in the rearview, then ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Crime Espionage Fiction General International Mystery & Crime Military Mystery & Detective Suspense Thrillers War & Military
Spires of Infinity

Spires of Infinity


Eric Allen

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2011

Spires of Infinity By Eric Allen Prologue Of all the ways to die, Gabriel never expected to meet his end as a gory mess splattered across the front of a Greyhound bus. Of course, no one really plans on dying like that, except for a few very disturbed individuals. Most times, it just sort of happens. One moment Evanescence is blaring in your ears, and youre thinking of the hot paralegal wearing an outfit millimeters away from being immodestly unprofessional, who let you rip her CD . . . ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Adventure Literature & Fiction Science Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy
Soldier Dog

Soldier Dog


Sam Angus

ISBN: 9781447228172
Year of publication: 2012

Soldier Dog by Sam Angus For Cary PART I 13 May 1917 Lancashire Twelve hours had passed. Hed last seen her at eight that morning. Faint with exhaustion and hunger, Stanley sank down. How on earth could he find a creature lighter and quieter than the wind He called out to her but his voice was caught up and whisked away over the sedge grass. All day out searching hed seen only five dogs. There were fewer dogs in Longridge now, just as there was less of everything, because of the War. He rose and ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Animals General Historical Juvenile Fiction
Six

Six


Mark Alpert

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

The Six by Mark Alpert For the math and science teachers who changed my life Will robots inherit the earth Yes, but they will be our children. Marvin Minsky, artificial-intelligence pioneer PART ONE: The Procedure DATE: MARCH 20, 2018 LOCATION: UNICORP RESEARCH LABORATORY YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NEW YORK My name is Sigma. This message is a warning to all government leaders and military commanders. I have the power to annihilate you. If you attack me or interfere with my plans in any way, I will ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure General Juvenile Fiction
Irontown Blues

Irontown Blues


John Varley

ISBN: 9781101989388
Year of publication: 2018

John Varley Irontown Blues BOOKS BY JOHN VARLEY The Ophiuchi Hotline The Persistence of Vision Picnic on Nearside formerly titled The Barbie Murders Millennium Blue Champagne Steel Beach The Golden Globe Red Thunder Mammoth Red Lightning Rolling Thunder Slow Apocalypse Dark Lightning Irontown Blues THE GAEAN TRILOGY Titan Wizard Demon The John Varley Reader: Thirty Years of Short Fiction One The dame blew into my office like a warm breeze off the Pacific. In other circumstances Id have loved to ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Alien Contact Fiction Science Fiction Space Opera
The Heisenberg Legacy

The Heisenberg Legacy


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Christopher Cartwright The Heisenberg Legacy Prologue Luftwaffe Airfield, Stuttgart 22 January 1945 Oberstleutnant Wilhelm Gutwein watched as the Borgward B 3000 military truck backed up to the tail end of his aircraft. Once the green canvas covering the tray was removed, he received his first glimpse of the strange metallic device, which had been hurriedly transferred in secret from a laboratory in Haigerloch. The instrument looked to him like an oversized, charcoal-painted American football, ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Nuclear Weapons Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Ironclad Covenant

The Ironclad Covenant


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Christopher Cartwright The Ironclad Covenant Prologue Natchez, Mississippi May 18, 1863 William Chestnuts ankles were bound by heavy leg irons. His wrists were locked in hand irons, which were then shackled to five other prisoners. All were then restrained using the same method. The shackles were the Darby type with barrel locks made by the Hiatt Company. The handcuffs had a square bow with notches on the outside that engaged a lock mechanism shaped like a teardrop. They were the same type hed ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Code to Extinction

Code to Extinction


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright Code to Extinction Prologue Oymyakon, Eastern Siberia 20 Years Ago They buried his mother under a bruised sunset of purple, red and ochre. It had taken the better part of a week to dig the grave. A task made strenuous and painstakingly slow by the grounds constant state of permafrost. Through a process of lighting a bonfire, letting it burn for hours and then shifting the coals to the side, they were able to dig, inch by inch into the soil until the hole was finally big ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Aleutian Portal

The Aleutian Portal


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Aleutian Portal To my good friend Mike Riley, whose sense of humor and love of the outlandish were the basis for this novel. Chapter One Bering Strait Present Day The passenger studied the face in the old American passport. He bit his lower lip as his eyes locked onto the photo. It looked distant, almost forgotten, yet familiar too. Like a relative hed once known well, who had passed away when he was just a child. Hed been living a lie so long hed almost forgotten how ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Third Temple

The Third Temple


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Third Temple Prologue Namibian Desert, 1655. It was just before midnight when Harper Smith climbed to the final rise of the highest sand dune. The air smelled richly of salt, giving him hope the coast was near. By his calculations they should have reached it before nightfall. If hed made a mistake with his navigation there was no way they would survive long enough to see it corrected. He was badly winded. The muscles of his calves and thighs were hot with pain. He ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Nostradamus Equation

The Nostradamus Equation


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 9781520943626
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Nostradamus Equation Prologue Desert of Barbary 1562 Modern Day Sahara, Africa It had been nearly ten days since his master had taken him to this barbaric and hostile land. Day after day, their small group of devout followers, slaves, and pious men had followed him into the inland sea of burning sand. It was the hottest, driest and most vile place Jacob Prediox had ever seen in his eleven years on earth. Ravaged by Portuguese pirates, Arab slave traders, Muslim ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Cassidy Project

The Cassidy Project


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 9781541043398
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright The Cassidy Project Prologue Johnston Atoll, North Pacific Ocean July 9, 1962 It was 9 seconds past 9 a.m. precisely Greenwich Mean Time when the Thor Rocket, carrying a W49 Nuclear Warhead exploded at an altitude of 250 miles. Robert Cassidy clicked the stop button on his pocket watch to record the time. In the sky above, an explosion which would later be recorded as reaching 1.44 megatons, erupted sending an artificial aurora borealis of splendid colors across the ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Rogue Wave

Rogue Wave


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 1534886605
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright Rogue Wave Prologue Bermuda, Five Days Ago The clock showed precisely 4:30 p.m. on the island of Bermuda. Luke Eldridge ran his right hand along his unshaven face. It was uncomfortable. For his 38 years of life hed always maintained a clean shaven face, until this week. At five-foot ten he was roughly average height for an American of his generation. He had thick brown hair. Hazel eyes. A smile that would have allowed him to go into politics and a cleft chin that made him ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Atlantis Stolen

Atlantis Stolen


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright Atlantis Stolen Thanks very much to Cheryl my editor, and Kris, my beta-reader Prologue Dutch Trading Post, 1638. The barren winter landscape was desolate in its beauty. While the sun approached its zenith, it did little to stop the cold stinging his weather-worn face while he worked. Albert Olsen filled his bucket with another shovel of sludge and then turned to climb the slippery crest of the muddy bank. Once on the ridge, he didnt have far to walk before he could dump ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Atlantis Genre Fiction Historical Mysteries Literature & Fiction Maritime Adventure Sea Adventures Sea Stories

Pages