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 mobile name and television express host and archaeologist Annja Creed is in mortal risk. Her manufacturer Doug Morrell has been kidnapped through 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 was once shot down over the Alps in 1945. in keeping with legend, the plane 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 worldwide. yet Annja isn't drawn to treasure, or perhaps unearthing ancient relics. Annja has one schedule: get Doug out alive...even if it capacity drawing her sword from its otherworldly sheath. whether it skill dying.
Because as soon as greed drives a guy to violence, not anything will cease him...
By Leslie Charteris
In those six tales, the Saint encounters unscrupulous fraudsters in Hamburg; a war of words with a rhino; ideal murders in Paris; a temperance chief deserving to be taken down a peg or ; a thief duping travelers in Sweden; and the quest for the main recognized monster of all of them, at the seashores of Loch Ness. you could belief the Saint to house something lifestyles throws at him with allure, mind's eye, and steely selection.
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LEVIATHAN emerging - Band 2 der rasanten Action-Thrillerserie um den eloquenten britischen Geheimdienst-Abenteurer Ulysses Quicksilver!
Er erhebt sich aus der Tiefe... und er hat Hunger!
In eighty Tagen um die Welt - mit Stil! Dieses vollmundige Versprechen der Carcharodon delivery corporation soll mit der Jungfernfahrt des neuesten und mehr als beeindruckenden Unterwasserkreuzfahrtschiffs Neptune auf die Probe gestellt werden.
Unter den Reisenden befindet sich auch Ulysses Quicksilver, der Dandy-Abenteurer und Held von Magna Britannia, um sich eine wohlverdiente Ruhepause nach den traumatischen Erlebnissen des one hundred sixty. Thronjubiläums von Queen Victoria zu gönnen.
Doch bereits wenige Tage nach dem Besuch der Unterwasserstadt Pacifica kommt es zur Katastrophe. Ein brutaler Mord wird begangen, und kurz darauf wird die Neptune Opfer einer Sabotage, welche das Schiff in die bodenlose Tiefe des Meeres sinken lässt. Doch gefangen auf dem Meeresgrund, haben die Probleme für die Überlebenden gerade erst begonnen. Denn hier unten lauert ein jahrzehntealtes Geheimnis auf sie.
Der Leviathan ist erwacht und erhebt sich hungrig aus der Tiefe. Wenn er sich auf die Jagd begibt, wird niemand seiner urzeitlichen Wut entkommen …
Dieses publication enthält auch die spannende Kurzgeschichte VANISHING element, die einen Ausblick auf Band three gewährt! Diese Kurzgeschichte ist keine Leseprobe, sondern ein eigenständiges Werk, welches sich in die Bände einreiht.
By Alex Archer, Jean Rabe
In 1966, a bunch of battle-weary American GIs trekked throughout the Vietnamese jungle understanding every one step might 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 bad cost.
A destination picked at random, Thailand is meant to supply leisure 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 throughout the a while. but no leisure is located there—just the voices of the lifeless. whilst the useless converse, will they assist Annja discover the complicated earlier of a notable locate or will they name her to affix them?
By Leslie Charteris
Even if in Cannes, Saint-Tropez, Nassau, or Lucerne, the Saint continuously reveals a few motion to curiosity him. In those seven tales, Simon faces festival within the jewel-thief enterprise, encounters a nasty motion picture rich person, uncovers a Ponzi scheme that isn’t what it sort of feels, bargains with sabotage on the planet of motor racing, reveals a lacking physique, tangles with the Russians, and rescues an heiress.
By David de Rothschild
Explorer, international eco-friendly chief, and eco-TV host David de Rothschild recounts the intense trip of the Plastiki, an cutting edge and normally untested sixty-foot catamaran that floats on 12,500 reclaimed plastic bottles. It used to be a voyage that took de Rothschild and a five-person group 10,000 miles from the U.S. to Australia, crusing via not often traveled, harmful waters, risking their lives to name recognition to our fragile oceans. Their exploration integrated pressing examine of ocean pollutants, island international locations threatened through emerging seas, broken coral reefs, and the acidifying ocean itselfand their discoveries are a choice to motion. filled with intriguing narrative, photographs, maps, magazine entries, plans, and sketches, this is often the one firsthand account of what could be the most vital experience of our time.
By Tamora Pierce
Lady Sandrilene fa Toren understands all approximately strange magic--she herself spins and weaves it like thread. but if she witnesses a boy dancing a spell, even she is confounded. To her dismay she will get information of a mysterious assassin stalking a extended family of neighborhood retailers. The killer employs the strangest magic of all: the facility to minimize essence to nothingness. because the murders mount and the killer grows bolder, Sandry's instructing takes on a grave goal. It turns into transparent to each person that the killings can in basic terms be stopped by way of the mixed magic of 2 humans: the younger instructor and her even more youthful student.
By Bart Paul
With lean, effective prose and discussion that crackles with repartee, Bart Paul has written a modern mystery of gradually mounting suspense and ruthless motion. He captures either the great thing about the excessive mountain wasteland and the laconic rhythms of the clothing stores’ lives. In Tommy Smith he deals a protagonist whose cool competence, home-grown decency, and readability of function within the face of risk recommend a brotherhood with heroes from the likes of Ernest Hemingway and Cormac McCarthy.
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By Howard Pyle
The existence and instances of Everyone's favourite thief
Filled with motion, villains, and surprises, the legend lives on. Days of outdated bursting with pageantry, knights, and lovely maidens go back in an outstanding variation of this favourite vintage tale.