The Lost Tomb (Jack Howard)

By David Gibbins

For hundreds of years, humans have speculated concerning the fabled misplaced libraries of antiquity. If one have been chanced on, what marvels would it not comprise? Now a fearless group of adventurers is set to unearth that long-hidden mystery, and it'll make them the main striking discovery ever made.

In the treacherous waters off the rugged Sicilian coast, marine archaeologist Jack Howard and his group of medical specialists and ex-Special Forces commandos make a stunning locate whereas looking for the mythical shipwreck of the apostle Paul. And whilst a moment artifact is exposed within the ruins of a buried urban, Jack is at the verge of a discovery that may shake the area to its foundations: the handwritten phrases of Jesus Christ himself.

As he follows a droop from the demise confession of an emperor to the burial crypt of a medieval pagan queen, Jack is chasing a conspiracy whose internet stretches to the top degrees of overseas power–and he'll need to possibility every little thing to prevent the debatable record from falling into the arms of a shadowy brotherhood made up our minds to satisfy their murderous vows.

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The Rome Prophecy

By Jon Trace

Ex-priest Tom Shaman (The Venice Conspiracy) returns in a pulse-pounding, blazingly paced new experience ideal for fanatics of Dan Brown and Sam Bourne.

A girl has been arrested within the streets of Rome. She's younger. She's attractive. She's coated in blood. and she or he claims to be an old prophet looking for a paranormal amulet hidden someplace in the city.

Ex-priest Tom Shaman groups up with a headstrong policewoman to resolve the secret. yet inside of Rome's church buildings and corridors of strength, stealthy enemies are conspiring opposed to them. and shortly the woman's lethal visions start to come actual . . .

Biographical Notes

Jon hint is the pseudonym for the executive inventive Officer of 1 of the world's loargest worldwide tv construction businesses. hint can be an the world over released mystery author, an award-winning documentary maker, and writer of multimedia interactive video games.

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The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest

By Anatoli Boukreev

Everest, the foremost movie from common photos, is decided for extensive unlock on September 18, 2015. learn The Climb, Anatoli Boukreev (portrayed via Ingvar Sigurðsson within the movie) and G. Weston DeWalt s compelling account of these fateful occasions on Everest.

In may perhaps 1996 3 expeditions tried to climb Mount Everest at the Southeast Ridge course pioneered by means of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in 1953. Crowded stipulations slowed their growth. past due within the day twenty-three males and women-including day trip leaders Scott Fischer and Rob Hall-were stuck in a ferocious snowfall. Disoriented and out of oxygen, climbers struggled to discover their manner down the mountain as darkness approached. by myself and mountaineering blind, Anatoli Boukreev introduced climbers again from the sting of sure loss of life. This re-creation features a transcript of the Mountain insanity excursion debriefing recorded 5 days after the tragedy, in addition to G. Weston DeWalt's reaction to Into skinny Air author Jon Krakauer.

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The Sword of Cortes (Pirates of the Caribbean: Jack Sparrow, No.4)

By Rob Kidd

This is often it! Jack and his team have discovered the Sword of Cortes, yet besides it, they’ve additionally came upon Cortes himself. And he’s no longer the sort ruler they concept he’d be. Jack and his team have defeated a hurricane king, escaped sirens, defeated the infamous pirate Left Foot Louis, yet can they probably overcome a conquistador with god-like powers? 

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The Two Towers: Being the Second Part of The Lord of the Rings

By J.R.R. Tolkien

The moment quantity in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic experience THE LORD OF THE RINGS

One Ring to rule all of them, One Ring to discover them, One Ring to carry all of them and within the darkness bind them

Frodo and his partners of the hoop were beset by means of chance in the course of their quest to avoid the Ruling Ring from falling into the fingers of the darkish Lord by means of destroying it within the Cracks of Doom. they've got misplaced the wizard, Gandalf, in a conflict within the Mines of Moria. And Boromir, seduced by way of the ability of the hoop, attempted to grab it by way of strength. whereas Frodo and Sam made their break out, the remainder of the corporate used to be attacked by means of Orcs. Now they proceed the adventure by myself down the good River Anduin—alone, that's, shop for the mysterious creeping determine that follows anywhere they pass.

“Among the best works of inventive fiction of the 20th century. The booklet provides us with the richest great quantity of latest lands and creatures, from the great thing about Lothlórien to the horror of Mordor.” – Sunday Telegraph

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Near Death on the High Seas: True Stories of Disaster and Survival (Vintage Departures)

“The wind used to be blowing at storm strength-sixty-five knots and over-and expanding within the gusts to 80 knots. His boat was once browsing on waves as excessive as a sixty-foot, six-storey development. . .Each wave that struck choked and iced up him, the icy water operating its method down within his survival suit.” —from Close to the Wind via Pete Goss

In Near demise at the excessive Seas, Cecil Kuhne collects the most terrifying and stunning reviews of sailors confronting the amazing, uncooked strength of the ocean. those tales-filled with daily heroes and survivors-comprise a riveting and infrequently breathtaking selection of notable tales that convey the negative ferocity of the untamable ocean.

Also featuring:

• Thor Heyerdahl's Kon-Tiki- the historical and celebrated trip of the Kon-Tiki because it trips around the Pacific.
• Steve Callahan's Adrift- a solo sailor loses his boat within the Atlantic needs to continue to exist in a five-foot lifestyles raft for seventy six days, scuffling with off sharks with a makeshift spear.
• Francis Chischester's 'Gipsy Moth' Circles The World-the stirring tale of a one man's solo sail around the world at age 65.
• John Rousmaniere's Fastnet, strength 10-in one of many worst crusing tragedies in heritage, a big rescue operation happens amidst sixty-knot winds and forty-foot breaker waves.

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Resurrection

By Arwen Elys Dayton

The Kinley outfitted a boat able to touring quicker than mild. It carried a gaggle of scientists to a small, far-off planet—a primitive position known as Earth. It’s undertaking was once peaceable statement. but if the send was once destroyed, the Kinley staff came upon themselves stranded in historic Egypt, members within the competition of lifestyles for the time of the Pharaohs. They buried remnants in their know-how deep underneath the desolate tract and despatched a final determined message domestic…

5 thousand years later, the Kinley homeworld hovers near to extinction. An enemy that almost obliterated their race has risen again—now being able to wreck them for strong. A lone Kinley soldier named Pruit is shipped on a determined project: to keep on with the traditional beacon again to Earth and get well the secrets and techniques to speedier than mild go back and forth.

it truly is their final wish. expertise that when allowed them to move gigantic reaches of house could let them outrun their enemies and discover a secure global to name their very own. yet Pruit’s undertaking might be tougher than she will think. Her quest will draw her enemies after her and should wake up historical foes in the world. As she will get in the direction of what she seeks, she's going to locate each one adversary prepared to hazard every thing to forestall her. each one hoping to thieve the data for themselves. The competitors will meet in modern day Egypt and their fight will modify the destiny of worlds.

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Replay

By Ken Grimwood

Jeff Winston, forty-three, did not understand he used to be a replayer until eventually he died and awakened twenty-five years more youthful in his university dorm room; he lived one other lifestyles. And died back. And lived back and died back -- in a continual twenty-five-year cycle -- whenever ranging from scratch on the age of eighteen to reclaim misplaced loves, treatment earlier blunders, or make a fortune within the inventory industry. a unique of gripping experience, romance, and engaging hypothesis at the nature of time, Replay asks the query: "What in case you may stay your lifestyles over again?"

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Veteran

By Gavin G. Smith

300 years in our destiny, in a global of alien infiltrators, non secular hackers, an enormous convoying state of Nomads, urban sized orbital elevators, and a cyborg pirate king who believes himself to be a mythological demon Jakob is having a nasty day:

"Nothing will get within the method of a hangover like being reactivated by way of your previous C.O. and instructed to trace down an alien killing desktop. an identical type of killing computer that burnt up my complete squad. And now it is in my hometown.

My identify is Jakob Douglas, ex-special forces. I fought Them. similar to now we have all been doing for 60 bloody years. yet i presumed my half in that used to be performed with.

My boss has different principles. If i did not locate the infiltrator then he'd allow the gray woman free on me. And think me; even they have not anything on her. So I took the task. It went to shit even quicker than basic.

And now i am at the run with this teenage hacker who is had adequate of prostitution. the single humans i will depend upon are looking to flip the web into God. And now it seems that they are not rather what we would all idea.

I've been to the ground of the ocean and the head of the sky and past attempting to get to the reality.

And I nonetheless cannot get a long way sufficient clear of the gray woman. All issues thought of i would otherwise be again at domestic deep in a whiskey bottle."

Veteran is a quick paced, intricately plotted violent SF mystery set in a dismal destiny opposed to the backdrop of a doubtless by no means finishing battle opposed to an unknowable and implacable alien enemy.

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