Adventure

  • Aftershock
    Aftershock by Philip Donlay
    The flames of Donovan Nash’s worst nightmare are fanned to life when Stephanie VanGelder, one of those closest to him, is kidnapped in the volcanic powder keg of a lawless Guatemala. With help from his inner circle that includes his estranged wife, Dr. Lauren McKenna, Donovan races headlong into the ...

    A heart-thumping ride that steams along, bringing our flawed world into pristine focus.  Lots of ...Steve Berry, New York Times best-selling author of The King’s Deception
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  • Black Stiletto
    The Black Stiletto by Raymond Benson
    Could Martin Talbot’s mother really have been the Black Stiletto? When he discovers several hidden volumes of her diaries, he is stunned beyond all imagination. In them, Judy Talbot claims to be the renowned underground heroine who operated in late 1950s New York City, battled Communist spies, took on the ...

    A thriller that brilliantly succeeds at that most difficult of authorial endeavors:  blending the past ...Jeffery Deaver, New York Times best-selling author of Edge
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  • Black Stiletto Saga
    The Black Stiletto Saga by Raymond Benson
    This five-book saga tells the entire amazing story of Judy Cooper, the famed Black Stiletto of vigilante fame. The story is told by Martin Talbot, the Stiletto’s son, in the words of the Stiletto herself through her diaries. Martin does not discover these diaries until his mother, suffering from Alzheimer ...

  • Black Stiletto: Black & White
    The Black Stiletto: Black & White by Raymond Benson
    It’s 1959, and Judy Cooper, the Black Stiletto, sets out to confront a dangerous gangster known as the heroin king of Harlem when the teenage daughter of her beloved martial arts instructor ends up a prisoner in an uptown narcotics den.And the Stiletto has troubles of her own – a ...

    This mesmerizing story of mystery and suspense unfolds in switching between the present of Martin’s ...Fresh Fiction
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  • Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginnings
    The Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginnings by A. S. Pearson
    Raymond Benson’s The Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginningsis the startling, climactic finale to the five-book, critically-acclaimed saga of The Black Stiletto. It’s 1962.  Judy Cooper, the Black Stiletto, is devastated at the betrayal by her nemesis and former lover, mobster Leo Kelly. Additionally, Leo and his psychotically dangerous sister, Christina, have ...

    Raymond Benson’s exhilarating Black Stiletto mystery series culminates with The Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginnings, ...FreshFiction.com
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  • Black Stiletto: Secrets & Lies
    The Black Stiletto: Secrets & Lies by Raymond Benson
    It is 1961 in the fourth book of the “Black Stiletto” series. Judy, the Stiletto, meets Leo, a charismatic man who convinces her to move to Los Angeles when she is “run out” of New York by increasingly hazardous police heat. But soon Judy suspects that Leo is not the ...

    The appeal in this series-opener lies in the transformation of Judy Cooper into ‘an international ...Booklist (Starred Review)
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  • Black Stiletto: Stars & Stripes
    The Black Stiletto: Stars & Stripes by Raymond Benson
    It’s 1960.  The Black Stiletto, in her civilian persona as Judy Cooper, volunteers to work for John F. Kennedy’s presidential campaign, only to become involved in a devious behind-the-scenes plot that could change the course of history.  Is the mysterious Eastern European man she briefly dated associated with a Cuban/Soviet ...

    Irresistible: Suppose you found out—just too late—that your mother had been a superhero crime fighter. ...Lee Child, New York Times best-selling author of The Reacher Series
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  • Boy Who Said No
    The Boy Who Said No by Patti Sheehy
    As a boy Frank Mederos’s grandfather teaches him to fish, to navigate the seas, and to think for himself, much needed skills under the new Castro regime.  When Frank is drafted into the army, he is soon promoted to the Special Forces, where he is privy to top military secrets.  ...

    In The Boy Who Said No Frank Mederos exhibits uncommon courage in making his way to freedom.  ...M Ann Jacoby, author of Life After Genius
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  • Category Five: Donovan Nash Novel #1
    Category Five: Donovan Nash Novel #1 by Philip Donlay
    Hurricane Helena is gathering strength in the Atlantic Ocean, the most powerful storm in recorded history. Donovan Nash and members of his research organization Eco-Watch need to fly in and extract government researchers studying Helena.  The intensity of the storm, a crippled aircraft, and exposure of a deeply hidden secret ...

    Donlay owes me a nights sleep! After seeing Donlay on television, I was intrigued enough ...Mara M. Schutz (Amazon Reviewer)
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  • Code Black
    Code Black by Philip Donlay
    As a blizzard bears down on Chicago’s O’Hare airport, a critical air traffic control facility is shut down by a grisly accident. When the radar comes back up, two planes have collided. Wayfarer flight 880—half the roof ripped away—flies on. Seated amid the stricken passengers is Donovan Nash, a pilot ...

    “Authors like Philip Donlay, who write the pure thrillers, have capabilities and strength I can ...William Kent Krueger, Edgar Award-winning and New York Times best-selling author of Windigo Island
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  • Deadly Echoes
    Deadly Echoes by Philip Donlay
    Donovan Nash is a man under siege, and this time it’s personal. Eco-Watch, the premier scientific research organization he founded, is being blamed for a series of violent eco-atrocities that ignite protests around the world. Behind the attacks is Garrick Pearce, a man from Donovan’s past, who is bent on ...

    A heart-thumping ride that steams along, bringing our flawed world in pristine focus. Lots of ...Steve Berry, New York Times best-selling author of The King’s Deception
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  • Deep Six
    Deep Six by D. P. Lyle
    Ex-professional baseball player Jake Longly adamantly refuses to work for his father, wanting no part of Ray’s PI world. He prefers to hang out at his beachfront bar and chase bikinis along the sugary beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama. But Ray could be persuasive, so Jake finds himself staking out ...

    Corruption, vendettas, cartel killers, oh my!  Deep Six puts the fun back into late night ...Lisa Gardner, New York Times best-selling author of Find Her
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  • Firebird
    Firebird by Helaine Mario
    Firebird has it all—mystery, suspense, drama, politics, romance, and sensitivity. And added to that are vivid locations—Maine, New York City, Washington, D.C., and Russia—and an author that makes you feel like you are there. Now mix in rich characters with heroic bravery and devotion to family, friends, and country, and ...

    …fans of romantic thrillers will be enthralled. Publishers Weekly
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  • Goliath
    Goliath by Gary Waid & Shawn Corridan
    In the Bering Sea, Bennkah, the largest oil tanker ever built, newly commissioned in Vladivostok, Russia, is on a secret mission. On this maiden voyage, Captain Borodin is at the helm. He is the only one aboard aware of the mission. Soon an engineer discovers a defect—seemingly minor, but one with ...

    An ingenious idea. The biggest tanker the world has ever seen, gorged with toxic crude ...Frederick Forsyth, New York Times best-selling author of The Outsider: My Life in Intrigue
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  • Into a Dark Frontier
    Into a Dark Frontier by John Mangan
    In the near future, Africa collapses into an enormous failed state, leaving the continent lawless and severely depopulated. For most, the breakdown brings horror, but for others—the outcast, the desperate, the criminals, and the insane—it allows unparalleled opportunity: a new frontier of danger and unlimited possibility. In America, ex-Navy SEAL Slade ...

    John Mangan’s Into a Dark Frontier is cut from same cloth as the best of ...James Rollins, New York Times best-selling author of The Seventh Plague
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  • Manhattan Lockdown
    Manhattan Lockdown by Paul Batista
    A birthday party on a beautiful summer Sunday afternoon on the roof garden of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; the guest of honor, Roland Fortune, mayor of New York City. Suddenly, multiple explosions rock the entire building. This is not an accident, not a gas leak, but a heinous act of ...

    Batista knows his way around Manhattan and it shows in this battle of wills, where ...Steve Berry, New York Times best-selling author of The Patriot Threat
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  • Mortal Dilemma: Matt Royal Mystery #10
    Mortal Dilemma: Matt Royal Mystery #10 by H Terrell Griffin
    Jock Algren arrives on Longboat Key in a state of depression and hopelessness. His most recent mission for his secretive U.S. government intelligence agency has been disastrous, and his friends Matt Royal and J. D. Duncan aren’t sure they’ll be able to pull him out of his despair—then the bad ...

  • On Edge
    On Edge by Albert Ashforth
    When a former Army buddy is murdered by an Afghan military colleague, U.S. Army Special Investigator Alex Klear is called back into action in Afghanistan to investigate what is thought to be a classic “green-on-blue” killing. Alex finds Kabul in a state of chaos, partly under government control, partly controlled ...

    “If John le Carré and Jack Higgins collaborated on a novel, it would read like ...John Lutz, Edgar and Shamus Award-winning author of Slaughter
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  • Passenger 19
    Passenger 19 by Ward Larsen
    Jammer Davis has spent most of his life investigating aircraft accidents. When a small regional jet disappears over the jungles of Colombia, it is a tragedy like dozens of others he has seen…but for one terrible detail—his young daughter, who was en route to a semester abroad in South America, ...

    I love thriller authors who live what they write about. Ward Larsen is an airline ...David Morrell, New York Times bestselling author of Inspector of the Dead
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  • Pegasus Down
    Pegasus Down by Philip Donlay
    A CIA-operated jet on a clandestine mission disappears in Eastern Europe.  No mayday, no wreckage, and no known survivors.  No way to know if the top-secret extraction of a key American scientist from Slovakia, or his liberator, Dr. Lauren McKenna, code name Pegasus, are dead or alive. Donovan Nash’s precarious world ...

    Authors like Philip Donlay, who write the pure thrillers, have capabilities and strength I can ...William Kent Krueger, Edgar Award-winning and New York Times best-selling author of Windigo Island
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  • Saving Laura
    Saving Laura by Jim Satterfield
    Twenty-one-year-old Lee Shelby plunges into dangerous terrain when blatantly – and very foolishly – he robs Aspen, Colorado’s most notorious cocaine dealer, fleeing the scene with five kilos of Peruvian flake and $75,000. Shelby escapes to the sagebrush hills of southwestern Wyoming, hoping to disappear into the wilderness until after the ...

    From the barbed-wire outback of Wyoming to the sleazy underworld of a Colorado ski town, ...Andrew McKean, editor Outdoor Life
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  • Seconds to Midnight
    Seconds to Midnight by Philip Donlay
    While on a routine Eco-Watch flight above northern Canada to study one of the most powerful solar flares in history, Donovan Nash and Michael Ross narrowly miss colliding with another aircraft—a Boeing 737 that’s not supposed to be there.  With the mysterious 737 trailing smoke, Donovan and Michael watch as ...

    A fast, splashy adventure with tons of gadgets, fake IDs, and last-minute, life-saving bolts through ...Booklist
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  • Shark Fin Soup
    Shark Fin Soup by Susan Klaus
    Christian Roberts is the prime suspect when his wife, Allie, is murdered on their sloop in the Caribbean.  Grief-stricken and unstable, he must evade arrest to fulfill Allie’s dying plea – to “save the sharks”.  Shark finning has been decimating the species as the Asian demand for shark fin soup ...

    Blond and good looking, Christian Roberts seems to make a habit of avenging the last ...Kim Cool, Award-winning Florida history, travel and ghost-story writer and features editor of the Venice Gondolier Sun
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  • Speed the Dawn: Donovan Nash Novel #8
    Speed the Dawn: Donovan Nash Novel #8 by Philip Donlay
    In the style of Clive Cussler, best-selling author Philip Donlay climbs to a new height of terror in his 8th Donovan Nash thriller. Hundreds of white-hot meteor fragments plunge toward Earth near Monterey Bay, California. Huge fires ignite the tinder-dry landscape and, as the sun sets, the power grid collapses and ...

  • Squandered: Bruno Johnson Novel #3
    The Squandered: Bruno Johnson Novel #3 by David Putnam
    The Squandered propels Bruno into an emotionally charged high-speed chase as he and Marie leave their rescued kids in Costa Rica and risk returning to the U.S. at the request of Bruno’s terminally ill father. Bruno’s estranged and incarcerated brother needs Bruno to help rescue his abducted young grandchildren—children that ...

    Putnam puts his years of law enforcement experience to good use in The Squandered, a shocking ...C. J. Box, New York Times best-selling author of the Joe Pickett novels
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  • Stalked: The Boy Who Said No
    Stalked: The Boy Who Said No by Patti Sheehy
    Patti Sheehy continues Frank Mederos’s true-life story of romance, suspense, and intrigue in Stalked: The Boy Who Said No. After defecting from Cuba’s Special Forces and making a harrowing escape from his homeland, Frank faces new challenges in America. With five dollars in his pocket and a boatload of determination, ...

    Patti Sheehy has the rare talent required to pull the reader so deeply into every ...John F. Dobbyn, best-selling author of Deadly Diamonds
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  • Vanquished: Bruno Johnson Novel #4
    The Vanquished: Bruno Johnson Novel #4 by David Putnam
    Former cop and ex-con Bruno Johnson and his wife Marie, living in their safe haven in Costa Rica with the children they illegally rescued from certain death, find a message from their outlaw motorcycle gang enemies—written on the back of one of their beloved children. The motorcycle gang, Sons of ...

    Bad Boy Bruno Johnson comes out of hiding to battle a vicious biker gang that ...Matt Coyle, author of the Anthony Award-winning Rick Cahill crime series
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  • Zero Separation
    Zero Separation by Philip Donlay
    A gripping tale of terrorism, brutality, and personal conflict… Bio-terrorism, a stolen jet, prisoners…. One miscalculation could put America and the Middle East on the verge of World War III Donovan Nash has a secret he’ll do anything to keep.   But he’s the prime suspect after someone steals a fifty million dollar executive ...

    “Philip Donlay’s new thriller, Zero Separation, is a timely and terrifying roller-coaster ride depicting the ...Shelton Siegel, New York Times best-selling author of Perfect Alibi
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