By Dudley Pope
The vicious mutineers aboard the British send Jocasta had surrendered their vessel to Spain. crusing aboard the frigate Calypso, Captain Lord Ramage gets Admiralty orders to recuperate her in any respect.
By Tim Severin
In 1001, the younger baby, Thorgils Leiffson, son of Leif the fortunate and Thorgunna, arrives at the shorelines of Greenland to be cited through a tender womanGudrid. Thorgils is a rootless personality of quicksilver intelligence and suppleness. He has inherited his mother’s skill of moment sight, and his mentors educate him the traditional methods and warn him of the invasion of the White Christ” into the land of the Old Gods.” Guided through a stressed quest for event and the wanderlust of his favorite god, Odinn, Thorgils’ fortunes will take him into worlds of unbelievable risk and discovery.
By T. K. Leigh
This can be a STAND-ALONE NOVEL. it's not a part of a sequence. steered FOR a long time EIGHTEEN AND UP because of particular SEXUAL events, powerful LANGUAGE, AND picture VIOLENCE.
Twelve years in the past, Jolene’s adoptive mom died. Twelve years in the past, a guy confirmed up at Jolene’s door and promised to keep up her. Twelve years in the past, Jolene used to be chuffed. Then all of it changed…
Jolene Bergio has spent the final twelve years of her existence asking one question… Why? Why used to be she left within the custody of a guy who could promote her each evening to the top bidder? After many years, she close off, giving up wish that any one might ever locate her. until eventually her good fortune replaced one evening and he or she escaped.
Twelve years later, she ultimately feels anything she hasn’t felt in a protracted time… Free.
Scared that her earlier will locate her abruptly, she hides away in a rented seashore apartment, attempting to distance herself from everyone… till Dr. Cameron Bowen enters her global and slowly tears down the partitions that she has outfitted up over the last twelve years of her captivity. Jolene starts to benefit to like again.
And belief again.
But whilst a guy from Jolene’s prior emerges, will she be capable of retain her id hidden? whilst lies are instructed and hearts are damaged, will the reality floor in time to carry Jolene again from the shadows that threaten to reveal who she quite is?
By Konstantin Paustovsky, Kyril FitzLyon
By Richard Grant
Twenty miles south of the Arizona-Mexico border, the rugged, appealing Sierra Madre mountains commence their dramatic ascent. virtually 900 miles lengthy, the variety climbs to almost 11,000 toes and boasts numerous canyons deeper than the Grand Canyon. the foundations of legislations and society have by no means taken carry within the Sierra Madre, that is domestic to bandits, drug smugglers, Mormons, cave-dwelling Tarahumara Indians, opium farmers, cowboys, and different diverse outcasts. Outsiders aren't welcome; medicinal drugs are the first resource of source of revenue; homicide is all yet a local hobby. The Mexican military sometimes is going in to burn marijuana and opium plants -- the trendy treasure of the Sierra Madre -- yet in a different way the govt. remains away. In its stead are the drug lords, who've made it one of many greatest drug-producing parts on the planet.
Fifteen years in the past, journalist Richard supply built what he calls "an unlucky fascination" with this lawless position. Locals warned that he may meet his dying there, yet he didn't think them -- until eventually his final journey. in the course of his travels furnish visited a folks healer for his insomnia and used to be prescribed rattlesnake drugs, attended strange non secular rituals, consorted with cocaine-snorting policemen, taught English to Guarijio Indians, and dug for buried treasure. On his final stopover at, his reckless experience spiraled into his personal own center of darkness while cocaine-fueled Mexican hillbillies hunted him in the course of the woods all evening, bent on killing him for recreation.
With wonderful aspect, interesting perception, and an undercurrent of darkish humor, God's center Finger brings to shiny lifestyles a really special and uncharted international.
By Alistair MacLean
A educate is barreling via a snowstorm around the desolate Nevada territory of adverse Paiute Indians towards fortress Humboldt in 1873. Nevada's Governor, the citadel commander's daughter, and a US marshal escorting an outlaw are onboard. not anyone is telling the reality, and at the least one individual is in a position to homicide. Who will make it to their destination?
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By Alex Archer, Jean Rabe
In 1966, a bunch of battle-weary American GIs trekked throughout the Vietnamese jungle understanding each one step may possibly suggest dealing with the enemy's weapons. yet rather than ambush, they stumbled upon a hidden treasure past their wildest goals. It used to be a discovery that exacted a negative cost.
A destination picked at random, Thailand is meant to supply rest time for globe-trotting archaeologist Annja Creed. but the impossible to resist pull of the country's mythical Spirit Cave lures Annja and her partners deep inside of a community of underground chambers—nearly to their deaths. the traditional burial websites have slumbered in the course of the a long time. but no leisure is located there—just the voices of the useless. while the lifeless communicate, will they assist Annja discover the puzzling previous of a awesome locate or will they name her to affix them?
By Catherine Asaro
While the shipwrecked stranger washed up, approximately drowned, at the seashore close to learn scientist Samantha Bryton's domestic, she was once unaware that he used to be whatever greater than human: an scan performed via Charon, a infamous felony and practitioner of unlawful robotics and android learn. the fellow acknowledged his identify was once Turner Pascal-but Pascal was once lifeless, killed in a motor vehicle smash. Charon is experimenting with copying the minds of people into android brains, implanted in human our bodies to flee detection, and plans to make his personal military of slaves that may persist with his orders with out query. Samatha and Turner speedy stumbled on themselves at the run around the nation, pursued by way of the main ruthless legal of the twenty-first century. In desperation, Samatha determined to hunt aid from dawn Alley, an underground association of AIs and androids that had long gone rogue. yet those cybernetic outlaws have been rumored to have their very own hidden schedule, now not inevitably congruent with humanity's welfare, and Samatha was hoping that her simply desire wouldn't end up a forlorn one...
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By Alex Archer, Joe Nassise
A wrecked German bomber...key to the secrets and techniques of the 3rd Reich?
All it took was once one cellphone name and television convey host and archaeologist Annja Creed is in mortal chance. Her manufacturer Doug Morrell has been kidnapped by way of a grasping treasure hunter who's looking the misplaced raubgold, or looted gold of Nazi Germany. The phrases are easy: retrieve the bounty and Doug lives. Fail, and he dies...
Now Annja and her buddies needs to discover a lacking German fighter aircraft that used to be shot down over the Alps in 1945. in accordance with legend, the airplane not just holds a cargo of gold the Nazis had stolen, but additionally carried the final letters of the führer himself. Letters that time to a extra startling treasure buried underwater midway all over the world. yet Annja isn't attracted to treasure, or maybe unearthing historical relics. Annja has one time table: get Doug out alive...even if it capability drawing her sword from its otherworldly sheath. whether it potential demise.
Because as soon as greed drives a guy to violence, not anything will cease him...
By Aramis Barron
Summer time after highschool commencement and not anything however the open highway prior to him, Kody Lehane takes to the air on a highway journey to determine what this entire “adulthood” factor is all about.
In an attempt to aid his previous co-worker Glenn triumph over his aggravating prior, Kody, together with his pal aura and his ex-lover Alma, will do no matter what it takes to aid their mentally volatile blood brother, and notice a few geographical region alongside the way.
They’ll cease at not anything, whether it ability breaking outdated supplies, betraying these closest to them, and retracing the stairs of the lifeless, to discover what they believe they’re trying to find.