Thriller

The Ottoman Conspiracy

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

Former Special Forces soldier Jeff Bradley is meeting with the mafia in Bari, Italy, to discover the whereabouts of his nemesis—criminal overlord Avni Leka—when he receives a message from an old friend. Barry is on board a tourist bus that has been hijacked by terrorists near Istanbul. Strapped with explosives, it is racing across Turkey to the northern borders of Syria, Iraq and Iran.

The Turkish president will not negotiate. The Turkish military will not allow the bus to cross the border. The hijackers will kill themselves and their hostages if they cannot escape.

ISBN: 
9781503942196
Series: 
Jeff Bradley
Publisher: 
Thomas Mercer
Year of Publication: 
2017

Hellbent by Gregg Hurwitz

Author Information
Book Title: 
Hellbent
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
USA
ISBN: 
9781405928540
Series: 
Orphan X
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Publisher: 
Michael Joseph
Year of Publication: 
2018

Baby

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Thriller

‘Cynthia can understand how Anahera feels just by looking at her body.’

Cynthia is twenty-one, bored and desperately waiting for something big to happen. Her striking fitness instructor, Anahera, is ready to throw in the towel on her job and marriage. With stolen money and a dog in tow they run away and buy ‘Baby’, an old boat docked in the Bay of Islands, where Cynthia dreams they will live in a state of love. But strange events on an empty island turn their life together in a different direction.

Sub Genre: 
Psychological Thriller
ISBN: 
9781776561667
Publisher: 
Victoria University Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

A Legacy of Spies by John le Carre

Author Information
Book Title: 
A Legacy of Spies
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
United Kingdom
ISBN: 
9780241981610
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Sub Genre: 
Espionage
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2018

Stepping Into the Unknown

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

Royal Marine Commando Jay Samson is ready to move on and enjoy the perks of living the easy life in civvy street, working in a surf shop on Bali in Indonesia. However, a terrorist bombing destroys the surf shop and Jay is quickly drawn to what he does best, landing a contract as a security consultant at an isolated pearl farm. Before long, Jay finds himself alone, unsupported and unarmed amongst ruthless killers and hostile locals in a dangerous game involving the mafia and corrupt policemen.

ISBN: 
B01MY9VML1
Series: 
Jay Samson
Publisher: 
Herodotus Press

Rebellion

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

A KIDNAPPED CHILD. A NATION ON THE EDGE. A WOMAN WHO KNOWS NO LIMITS… 

Maya Raines is a spy caught between two cultures. She’s half-Malaysian and half-American. Her skills are razor-sharp, but her soul is eternally conflicted. 

Now she finds herself drawn into a web of intrigue when a crisis erupts in Malaysia. A female terrorist named Khadijah has kidnapped the young son of an American businessman. It’s a brazen act that marks the beginning of a civil war that threatens to destabilise Southeast Asia. 

Who is Khadijah? What does she want? And can she be stopped? 

ISBN: 
B01N126WB4
Series: 
Section One
Publisher: 
Kia Kaha Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

Sting of the Scorpion

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

MI6 have a problem. A missing agent, kidnapped and taken to hostile territory for interrogation. 

Only one option is open and that's a high risk rescue operation over two hundred miles into hostile territory with no support, a 'do or die mission' where the stakes are high. There's only one team capable of carrying out such a mission, SCORPION 1

ISBN: 
B01GM70P0E
Series: 
Scorpion
Year of Publication: 
2016

Terror of the Innocent

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

As the Iraqi Forces build up for the liberation of Mosul, ISIS wants revenge. 

The UK and USA are in their sights ... 

In a daring rescue mission to release aid workers held hostage by ISIS, US Navy SEAL John Deacon stumbles across an ISIS revenge plot using deadly weapons stolen from Saddam's regime. 

Masterminded by Deacon's old adversary, Saif the Palestinian, and too late to save the UK, Deacon and the world can only watch in horror as thousands suffer a terrible fate. 

Determined to stop the same outcome in the US, it's a race against time. 

ISBN: 
B071KYTF8M
Series: 
John Deacon
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Jaws of Revenge

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

The fate of America lies in the hands of one team of US SEALs. The US mainland is under threat as never before. Osama bin Laden is dead, and the world can relax. Or can they? Remaining leaders of Al-Qaeda want revenge, and they want it against the USA. When good fortune smiles on them and the opportunity presents itself to use stolen weapons of mass destruction, it's Game On! 

Al-Qaeda leaders devise a plan so audacious if it succeeds it will wreak the USA for good. With help from Iran and from a US Navy traitor, it can't fail. Tens of thousands of Americans will perish. 

ISBN: 
B071Y48T5K
Series: 
John Deacon
Publisher: 
Okoromai Bay Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2017

Hangman by Jack Heath

Author Information
Book Title: 
Hangman
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760297473
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Thriller
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018