« Morrison a ce talent, presque magique, de mêler science, action et aventure. Une catastrophe, des personnages forts, une écriture au scalpel. S'il faut lire un roman d'action cet été, « Un livre qui commence très fort, un suspens insoutenable, des personnages touchants, une documentation scientifique poussée. ...
« Un tiers de mystère, un tiers de thriller, un tiers d´exploration scientifique : un cocktail détonant ! » Graham BrownLorsqu´un sommet politique au premier étage de la tour Eiffel fait l´objet d´une attaque terroriste, l´ingénieur militaire Tyler Locke parvient de peu à éviter le désastre. Mais la faction extrémiste en cause ne compte pas s´arrêter là : elle aurait mis au jour une arme biologique redoutable, capable d´accélérer le vieillissement des cellules humaines.De Paris à Seattle, en passant par les Highlands écossaises, Tyler tente désespérément d´enrayer une conspiration à l´échelle mondiale...
« Un thriller percutant. Incroyablement réaliste, mené à un train d´enfer, il vous maintiendra en haleine jusqu´à la dernière page. Un des meilleurs premiers romans que j´ai lus cette année. »James Rollins, auteur au palmarès du New York Times« Un tourbillon supersonique. L´Arche vibre de tension et d´imagination de la première à la dernière page. Un parfait mélange de menace et de réalisme, et un écrivain à ne pas perdre de vue. »Steve Berry, auteur au palmarès du New York TimesLorsque la brillante archéologue Dilara Kenner obtient des informations cruciales sur la disparition de son père, elle abandonne ses fouilles au Pérou et revient précipitamment aux États-Unis. Ces révélations concernent la légendaire arche de Noé - que son père a passé sa vie entière à chercher. Dilara n´a qu´un espoir : Tyler Locke, un homme qu´elle n´a jamais vu et qui est le seul à pouvoir l´aider.Ingénieur de combat de l´armée, Tyler accepte d´assister Dilara dans son périple, de Los Angeles à Terre-Neuve, tandis que les accidents mortels se multiplient autour d´eux. Alors que les pièces du puzzle se mettent en place, ils découvrent qu´ils n´ont que sept jours pour retrouver l´arche avant que son secret ne soit utilisé pour détruire une nouvelle fois toute civilisation...
1947 : Fay, une fillette vivant au Nouveau-Mexique près de Roswell, assiste au crash spectaculaire d´un étrange aéronef. 2012 : Tyler Locke sauve Fay de deux assassins. Elle lui apprend que les tueurs recherchent un artefact trouvé sur le site de Roswell et prétend connaître des secrets concernant cet incident qui n´ont jamais été révélés. D´abord sceptique, Tyler tombe à la merci d´un mystérieux groupe de mercenaires et finit par comprendre que la clef de sa survie se cache dans l´énigme de Roswell...
« Un thriller d´exception qui combine faits historiques, prouesses technologiques et scènes d´action palpitantes, pour se conclure sur un final qui m´a laissé sans voix. » James Rollins
One man. One hour. One million people to save...
Over the remote central Pacific, an airliner is rocked by a massive explosion and plummets into the ocean, leaving no survivors.
Twelve hundred miles away in Hawaii, Kai Tanaka, the acting director of the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre in Honolulu, notes a minor seismic disturbance but doesn't make the connection with the lost airplane. He has no reason to worry about his wife, manager of a luxury hotel, or his daughter, who is enjoying the sunshine at Waikiki beach.
But when all contact with neighbouring Christmas Island is lost, Kai is the first to realize that Hawaii faces an epic catastrophe: in one hour, a series of massive waves will wipe out Honolulu. He has just sixty minutes to save the lives of a million people, including his wife and daughter...
Addictive and fast-paced, The Tsunami Countdown pitches an ordinary man against the odds in an electrifying and action-packed thriller. You won't be able to put it down.
1827 During a research trip to Loch Ness, Scotland, a young Charles Darwin encounters a mysterious and terrifying creature that provides the spark for his evolutionary theory.
2013 Almost two hundred years later, and hundreds of miles away in Paris, the Eiffel Tower is under attack. Army engineer Tyler Locke is called in to help, and his expertise saves the day.
But Tyler doesn't know he's about to get pulled into a conspiracy so dark that it not only threatens those he loves, but could also ignite World War III.
Racing against time to discover the truth behind Darwin's discovery, Tyler must solve a series of cryptic clues to find a single manuscript that has been so well hidden it hasn't been seen since the Victorian age.
From the remote shores of Loch Ness to the splendour of Versailles, international bestseller Boyd Morrison effortlessly blends a page-turning story with true historical fact to create his most breath-taking, action-packed thriller ever.
'Kevin, the same men who killed Stein are after me...' When Doctor Michael Ward dies in a suspicious fire, his student Kevin Hamilton is convinced it was no accident. The young Ph.D. student received a cryptic email from Ward just before the fatal blaze, warning him that their recent and supposedly failed experiment had actually brought about one of the most important discoveries of the century: a chemical process worth billions, with the potential to destroy lucrative global industries.
Along with his girlfriend, Kevin faces an urgent race to escape some extremely dangerous assassins. He must use all of his wits to protect his top-secret discovery and to prevent a conspiracy that will silence him for ever. And time is running out...
This is the classic action-packed thriller from the internationally bestselling author of The Noah's Ark Quest.
**This book was originally published as The Adamas Blueprint**
« Un mélange électrifiant d´histoire, de mythe et de science. » Publishers Weekly L´ingénieur militaire Tyler Locke est mis à l´épreuve par un criminel dans l´ombre, l´obligeant à désamorcer une bombe sur un ferry en quelques minutes. Le mystérieux comm
Juan Cabrillo returns in the latest action-packed Oregon Files adventure novel from repeat Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author Clive Cussler, the master of adventure.
'Cussler is hard to beat' Daily Mail *** May 1902: a volcano erupts on the French island of Martinique with devastating force. But the local population are not its only victims. Also destroyed is a ship carrying a German scientist on the verge of an astonishing breakthrough. More than a century later, Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon are about to confront that scientist's terrifying legacy.
Cabrillo and his crew are forced to meticulously fake the sinking of the Oregon during a covert operation. But when an unknown adversary tracks them down despite their best-laid plans, Cabrillo and his team struggle to fight back against this would-be assassin who seems able to anticipate their every move.
Meanwhile it appears that a traitorous American weapons designer has completed the long dead German's work, and now wields an extraordinary power. This discovery forces the Oregon out of the shadows to prevent an attack that would lead the largest one man empire the world has ever known . . .
Displaying all the shotgun pace and breathtaking plotting that are Clive Cussler's hallmarks, Piranha is a inspired new thriller from the World's No. 1 Adventure Writer.
Praise for Clive Cussler:
'The Adventure King' Sunday Express 'Delivers what it promises' Financial Times Clive Cussler is the author or co-author of the famous Dirk PittÂ® Adventures, such as Havana Storm; the NUMAÂ® Files Adventures, lastly Ghost Ship; the Oregon Files, such as Mirage; the Isaac Bell historical thrillers, which began with The Chase; and the Fargo Adventures, most recently The Mayan Secrets. He lives in Arizona.
Boyd Morrison is the author of six adventures, most recently The Roswell Conspiracy and The Loch Ness Legacy.Morrison lives in Seattle.
Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon return in the extraordinary new novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series by the grand master of adventure.
In 1902, the volcano Mt. Pelée erupts on the island of Martinique, wiping out an entire city of thirty thousand--and sinking a ship carrying a German scientist on the verge of an astonishing breakthrough. More than a century later, Juan Cabrillo will have to deal with that scientist's legacy.
During a covert operation, Cabrillo and the crew meticulously fake the sinking of the Oregon--but when an unknown adversary tracks them down despite their planning and attempts to assassinate them, Cabrillo and his team struggle to fight back against an enemy who seems to be able to anticipate their every move. They discover that a traitorous American weapons designer has completed the German scientist's work, and now wields extraordinary power, sending the Oregon on a race against time to stop an attack that could lead to one man ruling over the largest empire the world has ever known.
The new Oregon Files adventure from the #1 New York Times–bestselling grand master of adventure. Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon face their toughest challenge yet when a violent bank heist during the Monaco Grand Prix decimates the Corporation’s accounts. To get the money back, Juan joins forces with an old friend from his days in the CIA so they can track down a rogue hacker and a ruthless former Ukrainian naval officer. It is only after the hunt begins that the enormity of the plan comes into focus: the bank theft is just the first step in a plot that will result in the deaths of millions and bring the world’s economies to a standstill. The catalyst for the scheme? A stunning document stolen during Napoleon’s disastrous invasion of Russia. But two hundred years later, it may be the thing that brings Europe to its knees.
The new rip-roaring Oregon Files adventure from the grand master of adventure Clive Cussler. Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon face their toughest challenge yet when a violent bank heist during the Monaco Grand Prix decimates the Corporation's accounts. To get the money back, Juan joins forces with an old friend from his days in the CIA so they can track down a rogue hacker and a ruthless former Ukrainian naval officer. It is only after the hunt begins that the enormity of the plan comes into focus: the bank theft is just the first step in a plot that will result in the deaths of millions and bring the world's economies to a standstill. The catalyst for the scheme? A stunning document stolen during Napoleon's disastrous invasion of Russia. But two hundred years later, it may be the thing that brings Europe to its knees.'Cussler is hard to beat' Daily Mail 'The Adventure King' Sunday Express 'Nobody does it better... nobody!' Stephen Coonts 'Just about the best storyteller in the business' New York Post 'Oceanography's answer to Indiana Jones. Exotic locations, ruthless villains, and many narrow escapes-Cussler's fans come for swashbuckling and he delivers' Associated Press
THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon sail into a perfect storm of danger when they try to stop a new world war in this thrilling novel from the #1 New York Times-bestselling grand master of adventure.
Hired to search for a collection of paintings worth half a billion dollars, Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon soon find themselves in much deeper waters. The vicious leader of a Filipino insurgency is not only using them to finance his attacks, he has stumbled upon one of the most lethal secrets of World War II: a Japanese-developed drug, designed, but never used, to turn soldiers into super-warriors. To stop him, the Oregon must not only take on the rebel commander, but a South African mercenary intent on getting his own hands on the drug, a massive swarm of torpedo drones targeting the U.S. Navy, an approaching megastorm, and, just possibly, a war that could envelop the entire Asian continent.
“Cussler and Morrison take readers to the edge, at a pace so fast, you may find yourself needing oxygen.”--Suspense Magazine
The crew are in the wild Philippines and a secret threatens to end the world, in the ALL NEW rip-roaring Oregon Files novel, from THE Adventure King himself, Clive Cussler.Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon are about to sail into a perfect storm of danger. Their mission? To stop a new world war . . .Hired to search for a collection of paintings worth half a billion dollars, Juan Cabrillo soon finds himself in much deeper waters when he discovers the vicious leader of a Filipino insurgency is using the paintings they seek to finance his attacks. Far worse, Salvadore Locsin has stumbled upon a deadly secret of World War II: a serum designed to create an army of super-warriors.With Locsin's plan threatening to engulf Asia in war, Oregon's crew must take on the rebel commander, a South African mercenary intent on taking the drug for himself, a swarm of torpedo drones targeting the US Navy, and a gathering megastorm.For Juan and his elite team, failure is not an option. An apocalyptic world war is on the horizon, and only they can stand in its way. Typhoon Fury is a masterful suspense novel, full of the adventure, break-neck pace and danger that make Clive Cussler an unbeatable storyteller.