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The Outside Man Audiobook

The Outside Man

Author: Don Bentley Narrator: Jack Armstrong Release Date: March 2021

The fight for freedom has sent Matt Drake to some of the world's most dangerous spots. This time the war is coming to his front door. Broad daylight on an Austin, Texas, street and DIA operative Matt Drake is fighting for his life against a highly trained team of assassins. Who are they? Why do they want him dead? How will he protect those closest to him? The answers will take him into some of the most dangerous spots in the Middle East and will put him in the clutches of an old foe known simply as the Devil. It's a world of double crosses, with no boundaries between the guilty and the innocent. It will take all of Drake's wiles to get out alive.

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2034: A Novel of the Next World War Audiobook

2034: A Novel of the Next World War

From two former military officers and award-winning authors, a chillingly authentic geopolitical thriller that imagines a naval clash between the US and China in the South China Sea in 2034--and the path from there to a nightmarish global conflagration. On March 12, 2034, US Navy Commodore Sarah Hunt is on the bridge of her flagship, the guided missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones, conducting a routine freedom of navigation patrol in the South China Sea when her ship detects an unflagged trawler in clear distress, smoke billowing from its bridge. On that same day, US Marine aviator Major Chris 'Wedge' Mitchell is flying an F35E Lightning over the Strait of Hormuz, testing a new stealth technology as he flirts with Iranian airspace. By the end of that day, Wedge will be an Iranian prisoner, and Sarah Hunt's destroyer will lie at the bottom of the sea, sunk by the Chinese Navy. Iran and China have clearly coordinated their moves, which involve the use of powerful new forms of cyber weaponry that render US ships and planes defenseless. In a single day, America's faith in its military's strategic pre-eminence is in tatters. A new, terrifying era is at hand. So begins a disturbingly plausible work of speculative fiction, co-authored by an award-winning novelist and decorated Marine veteran and the former commander of NATO, a legendary admiral who has spent much of his career strategically outmaneuvering America's most tenacious adversaries. Written with a powerful blend of geopolitical sophistication and human empathy, 2034 takes us inside the minds of a global cast of characters--Americans, Chinese, Iranians, Russians, Indians--as a series of arrogant miscalculations on all sides leads the world into an intensifying international storm. In the end, China and the United States will have paid a staggering cost, one that forever alters the global balance of power.  Everything in 2034 is an imaginative extrapolation from present-day facts on the ground combined with the authors' years working at the highest and most classified levels of national security. Sometimes it takes a brilliant work of fiction to illuminate the most dire of warnings: 2034 is all too close at hand, and this cautionary tale presents the reader a dark yet possible future that we must do all we can to avoid. * This audiobook edition includes an exclusive interview with co-author Admiral James Stavridis.

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Crímenes de hambre Audiobook

Crímenes de hambre

Author: Miguel Pajares Narrator: Miguel Coll Release Date: March 2021

Un thriller internacional al mejor estilo de Jason Bourne, con raíces mediterráneas y sabor africano. La muerte de una periodista americana en aguas del puerto de Barcelona lanzará a un policía en medio de una trama de intrigas, inmigración, gobiernos corruptos e intereses ocultos en la que, quizá, incluso el lector podría ser el culpable. - Miguel Pajares es antropólogo y escritor. Su obra, siempre de fuerte contenido social, ha sido nominada a numerosos premios, entre ellos el Nadal, y ha recibido galardones como el de mejor primera novela de género negro en la Semana Negra de Gijón. Como experto en migraciones y consultor en diferentes organismos nacionales e internacionales, tiene una mirada cercana a la vez que descarnada a los problemas migratorios y sus circunstancias.

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The Privilege Audiobook

The Privilege

Author: Dudley W. Buffa Narrator: Chris Andrew Ciulla Release Date: March 2021

Joseph Antonelli has never lost a case he should have won and has won nearly every case he should have lost-and yet he is about to see his client, Justin Friedrich, convicted for a crime he did not commit. His wife was found shot to death in the bedroom of their yacht in the San Francisco marina, and Friedrich does not stand a chance. But then the real killer approaches Antonelli...Famous and enigmatic, James Michael Redfield, the head of a high-tech company that leads the world in the development of artificial intelligence, gives Antonelli evidence that proves Friedrich is innocent. But why did Redfield wait until the last minute to give Antonelli this proof?Before Antonelli can even begin to solve that riddle, there is another murder, and he finds himself an unwilling participant in a conspiracy he does not understand. He has never known anyone like James Michael Redfield. For Redfield, it isn't about murder at all; it's all about the trial-because only a trial can show the world what Redfield believes it needs to know, no matter how many people need to die to make it happen.

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Verpressung (ungekürzt) Audiobook

Verpressung (ungekürzt)

Author: Daniel Wehnhardt Narrator: Philipp Engelhardt Release Date: March 2021

In einem Kasseler Hotel wird eine Studentin tot aufgefunden. Ohne den geringsten Hinweis auf den Täter tappt die Polizei jedoch völlig im Dunkeln. Zur gleichen Zeit bekommt der frischgebackene Uni-Absolvent David Wächter eine Chance als Praktikant bei der Tageszeitung HNA. Zusammen mit seinem Mentor Klaus Borowski gerät er immer tiefer in den Strudel einer politischen Verschwörung, die bis in die höchsten Kreise reicht. Wurde die junge Frau tatsächlich ermordet, um einen der größten Skandale in der Geschichte des Landes zu vertuschen?

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The Anonymous Source: An Alex Vane Media Thriller Audiobook

The Anonymous Source: An Alex Vane Media Thriller

Author: A.C. Fuller Narrator: Joe Hempel Release Date: February 2021

Find the Source. Break the Story. Stay Alive. It's one year after the 9/11 attacks and court reporter Alex Vane is fighting to break into the flashy world of TV news. But when he uncovers the scoop of a lifetime, his tightly-controlled world is rocked: his editor buries his story, a source turns up dead, and Alex finds himself at the center of a violent media conspiracy. As he receives tips from a mysterious source, Alex enlists the help of a captivating professor, Camila Gray. Aided by an Internet genius, a billionaire's sexy widow, and a washed-up sports reporter, Alex and Camila discover a $500-million secret that could derail the largest media merger in history. It's a secret that unearths dark memories from Alex's past. It's a secret that leads back to the morning of 9/11. And it's a secret that could get them both killed. In his debut media thriller, A.C. Fuller brings you a young journalist chasing the biggest story of his career--from the courtrooms of New York City to the beaches of Hawaii, from a crowded newsroom to a lavish boardroom at the top of a media empire.

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The Inverted Pyramid: An Alex Vane Media Thriller, Book 2 Audiobook

The Inverted Pyramid: An Alex Vane Media Thriller, Book 2

Author: A.C. Fuller Narrator: Joe Hempel Release Date: February 2021

Journalist Alex Vane is always hunting for the truth. But now the truth may cost him his life... After exposing a low-level congressman for accepting bribes, Alex attends a conference and runs into an old friend--and flame--Media Studies Professor Camila Gray. But just as they begin to reconnect, Alex's business partner disappears, leaving Alex only one clue: the name of a hacker who was recently murdered. A source hints at a vaster conspiracy, one that may reach all the way up to the fast-approaching presidential election. Alex and Camila travel to Alex's hometown to find answers, where they race to untangle the connections between the dead hacker and the disappearance of Alex's partner. But all the while, a mysterious source is pulling the strings of their investigation, of the election, and possibly of their lives.

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Thirst for Justice: A Novel Audiobook

Thirst for Justice: A Novel

Author: David R. Boyd Narrator: Geoffrey Pounsett Release Date: February 2021

"Fast and fierce" - Kirkus Reviews For readers of John Grisham and William Deverell comes a political thriller ripped from today's headlines. Lawyer and environmental activist David R. Boyd writes a riveting thriller about the psychological toll of a humanitarian crisis. Filled with tension and courtroom drama, Thirst for Justice will have you questioning what you believe about right versus wrong. Michael MacDougall is a talented trauma surgeon whose life in Seattle is slowly unraveling. Frustrated as an ER doctor and with his marriage in trouble, he volunteers with a medical aid charity in the Congo. Disconsolate at the lives he cannot save in the desperate conditions of the region, he is shattered by a roadside confrontation with the mercenary Mai Mai that results in unthinkable losses. Back home in Seattle, he is haunted by his experiences in Africa and what he sees as society's failure to provide humanitarian aid to those who most desperately need it. Locked in a downward spiral, he becomes obsessed with making his government listen to him and dreams up an act of terrorism to shock his nation awake. Activist and lawyer David Boyd's debut novel is a taut political thriller that begs the question: how far is too far when you're seeking justice?

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Dreifach (Gekürzt) Audiobook

Dreifach (Gekürzt)

Author: Ken Follett Narrator: Volker Lechtenbrink Release Date: February 2021

Er wünscht sich nichts so sehr wie Frieden, doch dafür muss er töten 1968. Der Kalte Krieg ist auf seinem Höhepunkt. Auch im Nahen Osten spitzt sich die Lage zu, als der Mossad erfährt, dass Ägypten die Atombombe entwickelt - eine tödliche Bedrohung für Israel. Um selbst nukleare Waffen zu produzieren und damit das Gleichgewicht wiederherzustellen, fehlt dem Land jedoch das Wichtigste: Uran. Nat Dickstein hat den Auftrag, mehrere Hundert Tonnen davon für Israel zu stehlen. Keine Kleinigkeit, nicht einmal für einen Top-Agenten wie ihn, denn niemand darf auch nur das Geringste davon erfahren. Und er wird gejagt: Vom russischen KGB. Vom ägyptischen Geheimdienst. Von den Palästinensern, die ihm einen Schritt voraus sind. Und einer seiner Verfolger hat Nats Geliebte Suza in seiner Gewalt ...

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Last Flight to Stalingrad Audiobook

Last Flight to Stalingrad

Author: Graham Hurley Narrator: Andrew Cullum Release Date: January 2021

Berlin, 1942. For four years, the men in field grey have helped themselves to country after country across Western Europe. For Werner Nehmann, a journalist at the Promi - the Ministry of Propaganda - this dizzying series of victories has felt like a party without end. But now the Reich's attention has turned towards the East, and as winter sets in, the mood is turning. Werner's boss, Joseph Goebbels, can sense it. A small man with a powerful voice and coal-black eyes, Goebbels has a deep understanding the dark arts of manipulation. His words, his newsreels, have shaken Germany awake, propelling it towards its greater destiny and he won't let - he can't let - morale falter now. But the Minister of Propaganda is uneasy and in his discomfort has pulled Werner into his close confidence. And here, amid the power struggle between the Nazi Chieftains, Werner will make his mistake and begin his descent into the hell of Stalingrad... PRAISE FOR GRAHAM HURLEY: "Tense, absorbing and faultlessly plotted, this thoughtful thriller weaves it all together" SUNDAY TIMES "Liked this. Went someway to plugging the ginormous hole that Philip Kerr sad passing has left in my life" DERMOT O'LEARY "Hurley brings an almost noirlike sensibility to the surprising finale" BOOKLIST "So well-written you can smell the sweat and taste the fear" PETER MAY "Beautifully constructed, the result is compelling and richly entertaining" DAILY MAIL

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Slideout Audiobook

Slideout

Author: Gary J. Darby Narrator: Curt Bonnem Release Date: January 2021

A crazed terrorist. A rogue submarine. A nuclear bomb and a plan to wreak havoc and destruction upon the American coastline and murder millions of innocent people.   US Navy Lieutenant Daniel Totter, “Teeter” to his friends, is a reluctant hero but the one man who can stop the coming maelstrom of death and destruction.   Aided by a secret agent, he races to discover the terrorist’s target, but time and a sudden war inthe Middle East force him to take drastic action that pushes the US into a confrontation on the high seas with the Chinese Navy.   If you’re a fan of military thrillers, you don’t want to miss Slideout. It’ll keep you awake until the last word is read.

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Original Death: A Mystery of Colonial America Audiobook

Original Death: A Mystery of Colonial America

Author: Eliot Pattison Narrator: Matthew Waterson Release Date: January 2021

As the war between the French and the British rages, Duncan McCallum finds himself falsely accused of a heinous crime against a settlement of Native Americans in this “impressive” thriller. — Publishers Weekly, starred review Despite what seems like the unending war between French and British, Scottish exile Duncan McCallum has begun to settle into a new life on the fringes of colonial America, traveling the woodlands with his companion Conawago, even joining the old Indian on his quest to find the last surviving members of his tribe. But the joy they feel on reaching the little settlement of Christian Indians is shattered when they find its residents ritually murdered. As terrible as the deaths may be, Conawago perceives something even darker and more alarming: he is convinced they are a sign of a terrible crisis in the spirit world which he must resolve. Trying to make sense of the murders, Duncan is accused by the British army of the crime. Escaping prison to follow the trail of evidence, he finds himself hounded by vengeful soldiers and stalked by Scottish rebels who are mysteriously trying to manipulate the war to their advantage. As he pieces together the puzzle of violence and deception he gradually realizes that it may not only be the lives of Duncan and his friends that hang in the balance, but the very survival of the native tribes. When he finally discovers the terrible truth, Duncan is forced to make a fateful choice between his beloved Highland clans and the woodland natives who have embraced and protected him.

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