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    Outer Dark by Cormac McCarthy

Set is an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century. A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes. Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son. Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution.

Year: 1968

    The Chase by Clive Cussler

In 1906, the western states of America suffer a string of bank robberies by a single man who then cold-bloodedly murders any and all witnesses, and vanishes without a trace. Fed up by the depredations of "The Butcher Bandit," the U.S. government brings in the best man it can find: a tall, lean, no-nonsense detective named Isaac Bell, who has caught thieves and killers from coast to coast.

Year: 2007
Genre: Bank Robbery

    The Wrecker by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

It is 1907. Train wrecks, fires and explosions sabotage the Southern Pacific Railroad's Cascades express line. Desperate, the railroad hires the fabled Van Dorn Detective Agency. Van Dorn sends in its top investigator, Isaac Bell, hero of The Chase.

Year: 2009
Genre: Private Eye

    The Spy by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

Twentieth century detective Isaac Bell takes on the world of warfare when America's naval research and development experts begin to die one by one in this bestselling historical action adventure.

Year: 2010
Genre: EspionagePrivate Eye

    The Striker by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

It is 1902, and a bright, inexperienced young man named Isaac Bell, only two years out of his apprenticeship at the Van Dorn Detective Agency, has an urgent message for his boss. Hired to hunt for radical unionist saboteurs in the coal mines, he is witness to a terrible accident that makes him think something else is going on...that provocateurs are at work and bigger stakes are in play. Little does he know just how big they are.

Year: 2013
Genre: Private EyeSabotage


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Got ItWant ItRead ItYearTitle

-- -- --1968 Outer Dark   by Cormac McCarthy
-- -- --2007 The Chase   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2009 The Wrecker   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2010 The Spy   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2013 The Striker   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2016 The Gangster   by Clive Cussler