Tuesday, June 14, 2016

What to read while waiting for...

The Emperor's Revenge
The Emperor's Revenge
By Cussler, Clive
Author Morrison, Boyd
2016-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399175961 Check Our Catalog
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

Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions.

The Art of War
The Art of War
By Coonts, Stephen
2016-02 - St. Martin's Press
9781250041999 Check Our Catalog
The Chinese dragon is flexing its muscles. As its military begins to prey on neighbors in the South China Sea, attacking fishing vessels and scheming to seize natural resources, the US goes on high alert. But a far more ominous danger lurks closer to home: a Chinese sleeper cell has planted a nuclear weapon in the harbor at Norfolk, Virginia, the biggest naval base on the planet. The target: a …More

All the Old Knives
All the Old Knives
By Steinhauer, Olen
2015-03 - Minotaur Books
9781250045423 Check Our Catalog

Six years ago in Vienna, terrorists took over a hundred hostages, and the rescue attempt went terribly wrong. The CIA's Vienna station was witness to this tragedy, gathering intel from its sources during those tense hours, assimilating facts from the ground and from an agent on the inside. So when it all went wrong, the question had to be asked: Had their agent been compromised, and how?
Two …More

Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War
Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War
By Singer, P. W.
Author Cole, August
2015-06 - Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
9780544142848 Check Our Catalog
What will the next global conflict look like? Find out in this ripping, near-futuristic thriller. The United States, China, and Russia eye each other across a twenty-first century version of the Cold War, which suddenly heats up at sea, on land, in the air, in outer space, and in cyberspace. The fighting involves everything from stealthy robotic drone strikes to old warships from the navy's ghost …More