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    Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway

Joe Spork fixes clocks. He has turned his back on his father's legacy as one of London's flashiest and most powerful gangsters and aims to live a quiet life. That is, until Joe repairs a particularly unusual clockwork mechanism, inadvertently triggering a 1950s doomsday machine. His once-quiet life is suddenly overrun by mad monks who worship John Ruskin, psychopathic serial killers, mad geniuses and dastardly villains.

Year: 2013
Genre: ActionEspionage

    Atlantis Found by Clive Cussler

A group of anthropologists uncover strange inscriptions on the wall of a Colorado mine just as an explosion traps them deep within the earth. But their work won't stay buried long. Dirk Pitt is on hand during the blast and quick to initiate a rescue operation. He is then tapped to lead a research crew on behalf of the U.S. National Underwater and Marine Agency to further study these uncanny artifacts. And that's when his ship is set upon and nearly sunk by an impossibility--a vessel that should have died 56

Year: 1999
Genre: ActionAdventure

    Blue Gold by Clive Cussler and Paul Kemprecos

An investigation into the sudden deaths of a pod of gray whales leads National Underwater & Marine Agency leader Kurt Austin to the Mexican coast, where someone tries to put him and his mini-sub permanently out of commission.

Year: 2000
Genre: ActionAdventure

    Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

A postmodern visionary and one of the leading voices in twenty-first-century fiction, David Mitchell combines flat-out adventure, a Nabokovian love of puzzles, a keen eye for character, and a taste for mind-bending, philosophical and scientific speculation in the tradition of Umberto Eco, Haruki Murakami, and Philip K. Dick. The result is brilliantly original fiction. In this groundbreaking novel, Mitchell explores with daring artistry fundamental questions of reality and identity.

Year: 2004
Genre: ActionHistoricalNear FuturePost ApocalypseSpeculative Fiction

    Corsair by Clive Cussler and Jack Du Brul

When the U.S. secretary of state's plane crashes while bringing her to a summit meeting in Libya, the CIA, distrusting the Libyans, hire Juan Cabrillo to search for her, and their misgivings are well founded. The crew locates the plane, but the secretary of state has vanished. It turns out Libya's new foreign minister has other plans for the conference, plans that Cabrillo cannot let happen. But what does it all have to do with a two- hundred- year-old naval battle and the centuries-old Islamic scrolls that

Year: 2009
Genre: ActionMissing Person

 

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Own Read Rating WishYearTitleAuthorSeriesGenres & Tags

-- -- -- --2013 Angelmaker Nick Harkaway ActionEspionage
-- -- -- --1999 Atlantis Found Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionAdventure, Atlantis
-- -- -- --2000 Blue Gold Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2004 Cloud Atlas David Mitchell ActionHistoricalNear FuturePost ApocalypseSpeculative Fiction
-- -- -- --2009 Corsair Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionMissing Person, Pirates
-- -- -- --1986 Cyclops Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionConspiracy
-- -- -- --1984 Deep Six Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionSea Stories
-- -- -- --2011 Devil's Gate Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventureEspionage
-- -- -- --1974 Dogs of War Frederick Forsyth Action
-- -- -- --2002 Fire Ice Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --1997 Flood Tide Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionTreasure Hunt
-- -- -- --1975 Iceberg Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionSea Stories
-- -- -- --1994 Inca Gold Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionTreasure Hunt
-- -- -- --1934 Invasion of the Dark Legions Curtis Steele Operator 5ActionAdventureHero Pulps
-- -- -- --1999 L.A. Requiem Robert Crais Elvis Cole and Joe PikeActionMysteryPolice ProceduralPrivate EyeVengeance
-- -- -- --2004 Lost City Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2020 Marauder Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2009 Medusa Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2013 Mirage Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure, Nikola Tesla
-- -- -- --1981 Night Probe! Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionEspionage
-- -- -- --2017 Nighthawk Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionTechnological Thriller
-- -- -- --1983 Pacific Vortex! Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionSea Stories
-- -- -- --2008 Plague Ship Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2005 Polar Shift Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --1976 Raise the Titanic! Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionSea Stories
-- -- -- --1929 Red Harvest Dashiell Hammett Continental OpActionHardboiled Detective
-- -- -- --2004 Robert Ludlum's the Bourne Legacy Eric Van Lustbader Jason BourneActionCIA
-- -- -- --2004 Sacred Stone Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionTerrorist
-- -- -- --2018 Sea of Greed Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionTechnological Thriller
-- -- -- --1999 Serpent Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --1996 Shock Wave Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionTechnological Thriller
-- -- -- --1975 Shogun James Clavell Asian SagaActionFar EastHistorical
-- -- -- --2006 Skeleton Coast Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --1995 The Apocalypse Watch Robert Ludlum ActionMissing Person, Neo-Nazi
-- -- -- --1984 The Aquitaine Progression Robert Ludlum ActionConspiracy
-- -- -- --1977 The Chancellor Manuscript Robert Ludlum ActionConspiracy, J. Egar Hoover
-- -- -- --1974 The Cry of the Halidon Robert Ludlum Action
-- -- -- --2016 The Emperor's Revenge Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2009 The Gone-Away World Nick Harkaway ActionPost Apocalypse
-- -- -- --1934 The Green Death Mists Curtis Steele Operator 5ActionAdventureHero Pulps
-- -- -- --2000 The Hades Factor Robert Ludlum Covert-OneActionTerrorist
-- -- -- --1988 The Icarus Agenda Robert Ludlum ActionTerrorist
-- -- -- --2011 The Jungle Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventureJungle Stories
-- -- -- --1973 The Matlock Paper Robert Ludlum ActionConspiracy
-- -- -- --1973 The Mediterranean Caper Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionSea Stories
-- -- -- --2007 The Navigator Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionArcheology
-- -- -- --1972 The Odessa File Frederick Forsyth ActionWWII: Afterword
-- -- -- --1972 The Osterman Weekend Robert Ludlum Action
-- -- -- --1982 The Parsifal Mosaic Robert Ludlum ActionEspionage
-- -- -- --2015 The Pharaoh's Secret Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2010 The Silent Sea Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2012 The Storm Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionTechnological Thriller, Nanotech
-- -- -- --2019 The Titanic Secret Clive Cussler Isaac Bell Adventures1910sActionAdventure, Mining
-- -- -- --2014 Tigerman Nick Harkaway ActionOrigin Story
-- -- -- --1973 Trevayne Robert Ludlum ActionConspiracy
-- -- -- --2003 Trojan Odyssey Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2017 Typhoon Fury Clive Cussler Oregon FilesActionAdventure
-- -- -- --2001 Valhalla Rising Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionTechnological Thriller
-- -- -- --1978 Vixen 03 Clive Cussler Dirk PittActionTerrorist
-- -- -- --2003 White Death Clive Cussler NUMA FilesActionAdventure