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Espionage & spy thriller

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Prague

Prague

Author: Robert Tecklenburg Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/03/2020

Journey of the Pharaohs

Journey of the Pharaohs

Author: Clive Cussler, Graham Brown Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/03/2020

JOIN KURT AUSTIN AND THE NUMA TEAM CHASING RELIC THIEVES ROUND THE WORLD IN THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER FROM MASTER OF ADVENTURE, CLIVE CUSSLER 'Twists that will make even hardcore adventure fans say wow! This is fast-paced, nonstop fun. Cussler fans will gobble it up' - Kirkus (Starred Review) Kurt Austin and the NUMA crew risk everything to stop a cutthroat arms dealer from stealing a priceless ancient treasure. In 1074 B.C., vast treasures disappear from the tombs of Egyptian Pharaohs. In 1927, a daredevil American aviator vanishes on an attempted transcontinental flight. And in the present day, a fishing trawler - along with its mysterious cargo - sinks off the coast of Scotland. How are these three mysterious events connected? And, more importantly, what do they mean for Kurt Austin and his NUMA team? As they search for answers, the NUMA squad join the agents of MI5 to take on a wide-reaching international conspiracy. Their common enemy is the Bloodstone Group, a conglomerate of arms dealers and thieves attempting to steal ancient relics on both sides of the Atlantic. Kurt and his team soon find themselves wrapped up in a treacherous treasure hunt as they race to find the lost Egyptian riches. . . before they fall into the wrong hands. Other titles in The NUMA Files series include Final Option, The Oracle and The Titanic Secret. Praise for Clive Cussler 'The Adventure King' Sunday Express 'Cussler is hard to beat' Daily Mail 'Nobody does it better... nobody!' Stephen Coonts

Stop At Nothing

Stop At Nothing

Author: Michael Ledwidge Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/03/2020

THEY MADE HIM A TARGET. HE'LL MAKE THEM PAY. 'The writing is sharp and the action doesn't let up. Stop at Nothing is flawless.' JAMES PATTERSON, world's bestselling author. 'A gloriously pulpy, no-nonsense adventure...Ledwidge knows how to keep readers' adrenaline pumping.' THE TIMES When a private jet crashes into the Caribbean sea, diving instructor Michael Gannon is the only person on the scene. Finding six dead men and a suitcase full of cash and diamonds, Gannon assumes he's the beneficiary of a drug deal gone wrong. However, it seems one of the passengers was the Director of the FBI - despite the official story that he died of natural causes in Italy. Suddenly pursued by a shadowy cabal of the world's most powerful and dangerous men, Gannon will only survive if he unravels a terrifying conspiracy. But those determined to kill him will learn that Gannon's past holds its own deadly secrets...and the hunters soon become the prey. From the number one bestselling co-author of James Patterson's Michael Bennett series, this pulse-racing and page-turning thriller will grip fans of Lee Child, David Baldacci and Gregg Hurwitz. Why readers can't put this book down: 'Michael Ledwidge is a pro at writing pacey, in-the-moment prose...I was HOOKED.' ***** Goodreads review 'You will be on the edge of your seat flipping pages as fast you can.' ***** Goodreads review 'A non-stop adventure guaranteed to entertain.' ***** Goodreads review

FINDING KATARINA M.

FINDING KATARINA M.

Author: Elisabeth Elo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

Natalie March is a respected surgeon enjoying a busy, productive life in Washington DC. As her demanding career has left little time for friends or romance, her deepest relationship is with her mother, Vera March, a Russian immigrant and MS patient confined to a rehabilitation center. Vera is still haunted by the fact that her Ukrainian parents, innocent of any wrongdoing, were sent to the gulag, Stalin's notorious network of labor camps, when she was just a baby. All her life she has presumed that they perished there along with millions of other Russian citizens. Natalie would do anything to heal her mother's psychic pain: it's the one wound that she, a doctor, cannot mend. When a young Russian dancer named Saldana Tarasova comes to Natalie's office claiming to be her cousin, and providing details about her grandmother that no stranger could know, Natalie must face a surprising truth: her grandmother, Katarina Melnikova, is still very much alive. She escaped from the labor camp, married a native Siberian, and had another child, Saldana's mother. Natalie is thrilled to think that her Russian family is reaching out and that Vera may be able to reunite with her mother after so many years. In fact, Saldana has a darker motive for making contact. Suggesting that her family is in grave danger from Putin's government, she pleads for Natalie's help to defect. Unwilling to break the law, Natalie puts her off. Then the unthinkable happens, and Natalie is drawn step by step into a web of family secrets that will ultimately pit her against Russian security forces and even her own government. How far will Natalie go to find Katerina M. and satisfy her mother's deepest wish? How much will she risk to protect her Russian family-and her own country-from a dangerous international threat? Masterfully plotted and beautifully written, FINDING KATARINA M. takes the reader on an extraordinary journey across Siberia-to reindeer herding camps, Russian prisons, Sakha villages, and parties with endless vodka toasts-while it explores what it means to be loyal to one's family, one's country, and ultimately to oneself.

The Message

The Message

Author: Mai Jia Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

A dazzling literary thriller set in Japan-occupied China from the most translated Chinese novelist of our time. China, 1941. It is the height of the Second World War, and Japan rules over China. In the famously beautiful city of Hangzhou, a puppet government propped up by the Japanese is waging an underground war against the Communist resistance. Late one night, under cover of darkness, three men and two women are escorted to an isolated mansion on the shores of West Lake. All five are intelligence officers, employed as codebreakers by the regime. But the secret police are certain that one of them is a communist spy. None of them are leaving until the traitor is unmasked. It should be a straightforward case of sifting truth from lies. But as each codebreaker spins a story that proves their innocence, events are framed and re-framed, and what really happened is called into question again and again. Part historical spy thriller, part playful meta-fiction, The Message is a masterclass in storytelling from a Chinese literary sensation. Praise for Mai Jia: 'Engrossing ... This slyly playful narrative will draw you into a deliciously sticky web' The Times on The Message. 'A page-turner with a gripping plot, otherworldy aura, and flamboyant detail' New York Times on Decoded. 'A literary superstar' Telegraph. 'A mix of spy thriller, historical saga and mathematical puzzle that coheres into a powerful whole' Financial Times on Decoded.

Imposter 13

Imposter 13

Author: Rob Sinclair Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

THE EXPLOSIVE FINALE TO THE SLEEPER 13 SERIES Against all odds, Aydin Torkal - aka Sleeper 13 - broke free from the terrorist group that took him as a child and raised him into a life of violence and hate. In the two years since, he's been tracking and killing those responsible. But he's not done yet. Now living a secret life in London, MI6 needs his help infiltrating a sinister new terrorist cell. In order to halt their deadly ambitions, he must convince the world's most dangerous terrorists that he's one of them. He must do it before the world suffers another deadly attack. And he must do it alone. He is IMPOSTER 13. THE SLEEPER 13 THRILLER SERIES HAS READERS GRIPPED: 'Perfect for spy thriller lovers and fans of I Am Pilgrim, Orphan X' - Goodreads review 'I could not put down this book' - Netgalley reviewer 'Brilliant, gripping' - Netgalley reviewer

The Message

The Message

Author: Mai Jia Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/03/2020

A dazzling literary thriller set in Japan-occupied China from the most translated Chinese novelist of our time. China, 1941. It is the height of the Second World War, and Japan rules over China. In the famously beautiful city of Hangzhou, a puppet government propped up by the Japanese is waging an underground war against the Communist resistance. Late one night, under cover of darkness, three men and two women are escorted to an isolated mansion on the shores of West Lake. All five are intelligence officers, employed as codebreakers by the regime. But the secret police are certain that one of them is a communist spy. None of them are leaving until the traitor is unmasked. It should be a straightforward case of sifting truth from lies. But as each codebreaker spins a story that proves their innocence, events are framed and re-framed, and what really happened is called into question again and again. Part historical spy thriller, part playful meta-fiction, The Message is a masterclass in storytelling from a Chinese literary sensation. Praise for Mai Jia: 'Engrossing ... This slyly playful narrative will draw you into a deliciously sticky web' The Times on The Message. 'A page-turner with a gripping plot, otherworldy aura, and flamboyant detail' New York Times on Decoded. 'A literary superstar' Telegraph. 'A mix of spy thriller, historical saga and mathematical puzzle that coheres into a powerful whole' Financial Times on Decoded.

Stop At Nothing

Stop At Nothing

Author: Michael Ledwidge Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

THEY MADE HIM A TARGET. HE'LL MAKE THEM PAY. One man will stop at nothing to survive in this pulse-racing thriller that will grip fans of Lee Child, David Baldacci, James Patterson and Gregg Hurwitz. When a jet crashes in the Caribbean sea, killing all onboard, diving instructor Michael Gannon is the only person on the scene. Finding a suitcase of cash and diamonds, Gannon assumes he's the beneficiary of a drug deal gone wrong. However, one of the dead passengers was the Director of the FBI - despite the official version that he died of natural causes in Italy. Suddenly pursued by a shadowy cabal, Gannon will only survive if he can unravel the conspiracy. And little do they know that Gannon's deadly past means the hunters have become the prey... 'FLAWLESS...Michael Ledwidge has the gift.' James Patterson, world's bestselling author.

The Mercenary's Daughter

The Mercenary's Daughter

Author: Joe Gazzam, Jessica Therrien Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/03/2020

Zoo Station

Zoo Station

Author: David Downing Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/2020

Silesian Station

Silesian Station

Author: David Downing Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/2020

The Xanthe Schneider Enigma Files

The Xanthe Schneider Enigma Files

Author: David Boyle Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/2020