Threshold (A Jack Sigler Thriller)

By Jeremy Robinson

Threshold

Jeremy Robinson

After a terrorist assault on a reservation in Oregon leaves hundreds of thousands useless, Jack Sigler, name signal King, and his significant staff needs to shield the one survivor, thirteen-year-old Fiona Lane. while a loss of life within the family members pulls King away, and the remainder of the staff is distributed on a venture, fortress Bragg is attacked by way of an odd and overwhelming strength. whilst the airborne dirt and dust settles, Fiona is gone…

But the assault is a part of a bigger offensive. world wide the final audio system of old languages are being systematically exterminated. As they struggle to discover the mastermind in the back of the killings and Fiona's kidnapping, the group is hunted via unknown creatures that defy explanation―living statues, genetically converted monsters, jogging megaliths―sent via an enemy from their prior.

Calling on support from outdated associates and historic heroes, the crew fights their so much determined conflict but, not only to rescue Fiona yet to avoid an historic mystery from being unleashed―one that has the ability to do not less than wreck the area itself…

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The Osiris Curse (Tweed & Nightingale Adventure, Book 2)

By Paul Crilley

Steampunk Sherlock Holmes meets The X-Files with a touch of romantic pressure and a wide dose of adventure.

When Nikola Tesla is murdered and blueprints for his great guns are stolen, Tweed and Nightingale are drawn right into a international cat and mouse chase together with his killers. What's extra, it sounds as if the folks who shot Nikola Tesla are a similar humans liable for Octavia's mother's disappearance. because the instances intertwine, Tweed and Nightingale's investigations cause them to a murdered archeologist and a mystery society known as The airtight Order of Set. Fleeing the cult's wrath, they cross undercover at the luxurious airship, The Albion, starting up on her maiden voyage to Tutankhamen's View, a 5 superstar resort in-built the hollowed-out and refurbished nice Pyramid of Giza.

In Egypt, the duo start to resolve the bad fact at the back of Tesla's dying, a mystery so earth-shattering that if published it'll suggest rewriting the total heritage of the area. but when the cult's plans aren't stopped, Britain may well lose the long run.

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The Sniper and the Wolf: A Sniper Elite Novel

By Scott McEwen

Army SEAL sniper Gil Shannon comes face-to-face together with his most threatening adversary but within the breathtakingly cinematic new Sniper Elite army mystery from the coauthor of the number 1 New York Times bestseller American Sniper—the significantly acclaimed memoir of Chris Kyle that encouraged the Academy Award-winning film.

Hot at the path of a high-profile goal, military SEAL sniper Gil Shannon turns from hunter to hunted whilst he reveals himself within the crosshairs of Chechen terrorist “The Wolf.” Stranded in Paris, Shannon needs to staff up with an not likely ally—a lethal Russian targeted operative—to aid even the percentages. after they become aware of that “The Wolf” is only one of many sinister gamers in a world terrorist plot bent on thrusting the USA financial system into overall chaos and upending the steadiness of the Western international, Shannon and his staff race to trace down the terrorists prior to they could execute their bad plan. In a white-knuckle experience throughout Europe and the Caucasus, Shannon is going head-to-head with legions of enemy combatants, yet his final showdown is opposed to the single sniper who can be his equivalent shot. Who will continue to exist?

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Grendel's Curse (Rogue Angel, Book 48)

By Alex Archer, Steven Savile

A sword of legend within the arms of an extremist…

Skalunda Barrow, Sweden, has lengthy been rumored to be the ultimate resting position of the mythical Nordic hero Beowulf. And there's whatever of Beowulf's that charismatic and zealous right-wing baby-kisser Karl Thorssen desires very badly. rationale on getting his palms at the legendary sword Nægling, Sweden's golden-boy politico places jointly a crew to excavate the barrow. A crew that American archaeologist Annja Creed manages to finagle her manner onto. She wouldn't pass over this attainable discovery for something.

With Nægling at his aspect, Thorssen will be invincible…a Nordic King Arthur. What his fans don't know—and Annja is commencing to suspect—is simply how a long way Thorssen will visit in achieving his rabid amibitions. whilst Thorssen marks Annja for dying, she fast realizes that this can be even more than a political video game. And the one approach to live to tell the tale is to compare Thorssen's sword together with her personal.

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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games)

By Suzanne Collins

The 3rd e-book in Suzanne Collins's extraordinary and all over the world bestselling starvation video games trilogy is now to be had in paperback.

"My identify is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I now not useless? I can be dead."

Katniss Everdeen, woman on fireplace, has survived, even supposing her domestic has been destroyed. There are rebels. There are new leaders. A revolution is unfolding.

District thirteen has pop out of the shadows and is plotting to overthrow the Capitol. notwithstanding she's lengthy been part of the revolution, Katniss hasn't recognized it. Now it sounds as if all people has had a hand within the rigorously laid plans yet her.

The luck of the uprising hinges on Katniss's willingness to be a pawn, to just accept accountability for numerous lives, and to alter the process the way forward for Panem. to do that, she needs to set aside her emotions of anger and mistrust. She needs to develop into the rebels' Mockingjay - it doesn't matter what the cost.

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Minus 148 Degrees: First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley

By Art Davidson

"This finely crafted event story runs on adrenaline but in addition anything else: brutal honesty." - The Wall road Journal
"I couldn't lay it down until eventually it was once all accomplished (12:40 a.m.!)... a desirable and beautifully-written story." - Bradford Washburn

• certainly one of nationwide Geographic Adventure's The a hundred maximum experience Books of All Time
• Spring 2013 marks the one hundredth anniversary of the 1st ascent of Mount McKinley
New edition incorporates a revised preface, new prologue, and new afterword describing newer iciness makes an attempt on McKinley

In 1967, 8 males tried North America's maximum summit: Mount McKinley (now often called Denali) were climbed before--but by no means in iciness. suffering from doubts and chilly, staff rigidity and a crevasse tragedy, the day trip tackled McKinley in minimum hours of sunlight and fierce storms. They have been trapped at 3 various camps above 14,000 toes in the course of a six-day snowstorm and confronted the final word low temperature of -148 F. "Minus 148 " is paintings Davidson's lovely own narrative, supplemented by means of diary excerpts from workforce individuals George Wichman, John Edwards, Dave Johnston, and Greg Blomberg. Davidson retells the team's fears and frictions--and final triumph--with an honesty that has made this gripping survival tale a mountain climbing vintage for over forty years.

Minus 148 is featured between many better of analyzing lists, together with nationwide Geographic Adventure's "The a hundred maximum event Books of all Time."

"At twenty-two I got here to treat the 1st excursion to Mt. McKinley within the wintry weather as a trip into an unexplored land. nobody had lived on North America's maximum ridges within the wintry weather twilight. nobody knew how low the temperatures could drop, or how penetrating the chilly will be whilst the wind blew. For hundreds of thousands of years McKinley's storms had raged by means of themselves." -- Minus 148

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Odinn's Child: The Heroes of the North Live On (Viking Trilogy) (No. 1)

By Tim Severin

In 1001, the younger baby, Thorgils Leiffson, son of Leif the fortunate and Thorgunna, arrives at the seashores of Greenland to be stated by way of a tender woman—Gudrid. 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 experience and the wanderlust of his favourite god, Odinn, Thorgils’ fortunes will take him into worlds of unbelievable risk and discovery.

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Tom Swift and His Airship: Or, the Stirring Cruise of the Red Cloud (Tom Swift, Book 3)

By Victor Appleton

Tom speedy and His Air Scout is the twenty second ebook within the unique Tom speedy series.

"Every boy possesses a few kind of artistic genius. Tom fast is a vivid, inventive boy and his innovations and adventures take advantage of attention-grabbing form of reading."

"These lively stories express in a pragmatic means, the fantastic advances in land and sea locomotion and different profitable innovations. tales like those are inspired upon the reminiscence and their interpreting is efficient in basic terms of good."

This sequence of experience novels starring the genius boy inventor Tom fast falls into the style of "invention fiction" or "Edisonade".

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