Entertainment weekly “Steve Berry gets better and better with each new book. The huffington Post “Savvy readers. In this original ebook novella by the new york times bestselling author of The King’s Deception, globetrotting intelligence agent Cotton Malone is lured into dangerous intrigue surrounding the world’s most famous royals—and uncovers a murderous conspiracy of terrorists and traitors, all born from an ancient tale of Saxon history.
The Tudor Plot: A Cotton Malone Novella #ad - . A cryptic call has warned of looming danger to the ailing queen’s son and grandson—the next two heirs in line for the throne. Matching wits with a power-mad politician and a vicious royal blue blood, he must race against time through the streets of London to the forbidden reaches of Iceland, all to stop a monstrous plot to seize the monarchy—one that stretches back to the time of Arthur.
But they also suspect that the enemy lies within—and no one at Buckingham Palace, or even the nation’s own Secret Intelligence Service, can be trusted. In malone, steve Berry has created a classic, complex hero. Usa today in england to participate in the trial of suspected international terrorists, Justice Department agent Cotton Malone is mysteriously summoned to an audience with the Queen of England.
Three Tales from the World of Cotton Malone: The Balkan Escape, The Devil's Gold, and The Admiral's Mark Short StoriesBallantine Books #ad - Steve berry’s bestselling thrillers have mesmerized suspense fans around the world, but his novels alone can’t contain all the exciting exploits of death-defying agent Cotton Malone and his smart, sexy sidekick, Cassiopeia Vitt. But as rogue agent jonathan wyatt prepares for a final confrontation in a remote South American village, he makes a discovery that stretches back to the horrors of World War II, to the astounding secret of a child’s birth, to Martin Bormann and Eva Braun—and to a fortune in lost gold.
In malone, berry has created a classic, complex hero. Usa today the balkan escape prequel to the emperor’s tomb as a favor to enigmatic billionaire Henrik Thorvaldsen, Cassiopeia Vitt treks into Bulgaria’s Rila mountains in search of a buried stash of exceedingly rare artifacts from a bygone civilization: the ancient tomb of a Thracian king.
Three Tales from the World of Cotton Malone: The Balkan Escape, The Devil's Gold, and The Admiral's Mark Short Stories #ad - But after scott dies while scuba diving, malone heads to Haiti where he learns that, beneath the crystal clear waters, his brother-in-law had found the sunken wreckage of the Santa Maria, the fabled flagship of Christopher Columbus. But when her presence is discovered by a shadowy group of Russians secretly mining the area, she needs a way out.
The devil’s gold prequel to the jefferson key for eight years he’s been plotting, waiting, scheming to kill Federal agents Christopher Combs and Cotton Malone, whom he blames for the loss of his career. The admiral’s mark prequel to the columbus affair Cotton Malone never cared for the shady dealings of his brother-in-law, Scott Brown.
Whom can i trust? becomes the question, and her life depends on making the right decision. Either way, this ebook bundle packs all the punch adrenaline junkies have come to expect from the bold imagination of Steve Berry.
The Lake of Learning: A Cassiopeia Vitt NovellaEvil Eye Concepts, Incorporated #ad - Now a piece of that past has re-emerged, one that holds the key to the hiding place of the most precious object the Cathars possessed. Rose take lots of hairpin turns, making for an intense, suspenseful, and action-packed read. The lake of learning is the kind of page-turner that makes you crave a big bowl of popcorn—we just wanted it to keep on going.
Apple booksfor over a decade cassiopeia Vitt has been building an authentic French castle, using only materials and techniques from the 13th century. Eventually, in 1208, the pope declared them heretics and ordered a crusade—the first where Christians killed Christians—and thousands were slaughtered, the Cathars all but exterminated.
The Lake of Learning: A Cassiopeia Vitt Novella #ad - And when more than one person becomes interested in that secret, in particular a thief and a billionaire, the race is on. From the medieval walled city of carcassonne, to a forgotten cavern beneath the Pyrenees, to the crest of mysterious Montségur, Cassiopeia is drawn deeper and deeper into a civil war between two people obsessed with revenge and murder.
Best books of august ~ apple Books**“Coauthors Steve Berry and M. J. But when a treasure is unearthed at the construction site—an ancient Book of Hours—a multitude of questions are raised, all pointing to an ancient and forgotten religious sect. Once the cathars existed all across southern France, challenging Rome and attracting the faithful by the tens of thousands.
The Museum of Mysteries: A Cassiopeia Vitt NovellaEvil Eye Concepts, Incorporated #ad - Both candidates harbor secrets they would prefer to keep quiet, but an ancient potion could make that impossible. Cassiopeia vitt takes center stage in this exciting novella from New York Times bestsellers M. J. Rose and Steve Berry. When a robbery occurs at the museum, Cassiopeia gives chase to the thief and is plunged into a firestorm.
Through a mix of modern day intrigue and ancient alchemy, Cassiopeia is propelled back and forth through time, the inexplicable journeys leading her into a hotly contested French presidential election. Rose and Steve Berry. With intrigue that begins in southern france and ends in a chase across the streets of Paris, this magical, fast-paced, hold-your-breath thriller is all you’ve come to expect from M.
The Museum of Mysteries: A Cassiopeia Vitt Novella #ad - J. In the french mountain village of eze, Cassiopeia visits an old friend who owns and operates the fabled Museum of Mysteries, a secretive place of the odd and arcane.
The Devil's Bones: Cotton Malone vs. Gray PierceSimon & Schuster #ad - Flash forward a few years to when Malone and Pierce finally get together for more than a passing hello. For more exciting pairs, check out all eleven short stories in FaceOff! Too bad, because they had a lot in common: both men were ex-military, both worked for covert agencies—Malone as a freelancer under the auspices of the Justice Department; Pierce via the Department of Defense—and both are good at what they do.
In this short story from the thrilling anthology faceoff, New York Times bestselling authors Steve Berry and James Rollins—along with their popular characters Cotton Malone and Gray Pierce—team up for the first time ever. In a visit to copenhagen, gray pierce happened upon a bookshop owned by an ex-lawyer named Cotton Malone, but he never had a chance to really get to know the owner.
The Devil's Bones: Cotton Malone vs. Gray Pierce #ad - That means malone and pierce have the length of the river boat cruise to stop him before the poison falls into the wrong hands. It’s definitely an action-packed several hours. Halfway around the world from denmark, malone and pierce are passengers on a luxury riverboat out of Brazil, both on the hunt for a maniacal botanist who’s scheming to sell the spoils of his latest Amazonian excursion—a rare orchid containing a deadly neurotoxin—to the highest bidder.
The King's Deception with bonus novella The Tudor Plot: A Novel Cotton Malone Book 8Ballantine Books #ad - To save gary he must play one treacherous player against another—and only by uncovering the incredible truth can he hope to prevent the shattering consequences of the King’s Deception. Don’t miss steve berry’s novella The Tudor Plot and an excerpt from The Lincoln Myth in the back of the book.
Praise for the king’s deception “A Dan Brown-ian secular conspiracy about the Virgin Queen driving nonstop international intrigue. Kirkus reviews praise for Steve Berry “Berry raises this genre’s stakes. The new york times “I love this guy. 1 new york times bestselling author Lee Child “Forget Clancy and Cussler.
The King's Deception with bonus novella The Tudor Plot: A Novel Cotton Malone Book 8 #ad - The answer is a long-buried secret that calls into question the legitimacy of the entire forty-five-year reign of Elizabeth I, the last Tudor monarch, who completed the conquest of Ireland and seized much of its land. With assassins, traitors, spies, and dangerous disciples of a secret society closing in, Malone is caught in a lethal bind.
When it comes to this genre, there is simply no one better. The providence Journal. Run by the cia, the operation aims to solve a centuries-old mystery, one that could rock Great Britain to its royal foundations. But after he is greeted at gunpoint in london, both the fugitive and Gary disappear, and Malone learns that he’s stumbled into a high-stakes diplomatic showdown—an international incident fueled by geopolitical gamesmanship and shocking Tudor secrets.
Except, perhaps, Operation King’s Deception.
The Third Secret: A Novel of SuspenseBallantine Books #ad - Vatican city, present day: Papal secretary Father Colin Michener is concerned for the Pope. In a desperate search for answers, he travels to pope clement’s birthplace in Germany, where he learns that the third secret of Fatima may dictate the very fate of the Church–a fate now lying in Michener’s own hands.
Valendrea desperately covets the papacy, having narrowly lost out to Clement at the last conclave. Night after restless night, the special archive open only to popes, Pope Clement XV enters the Vatican’s Riserva, where the Church’s most clandestine and controversial documents are stored. When revealed, its quizzical tone and anticlimactic nature leave many faithful wondering if the Church has truly unveiled all of the Virgin Mary’s words–or if a message far more important has been left in the shadows.
When pope clement sends michener to the romanian highlands, then to a Bosnian holy site, in search of a priest–possibly one of the last people on Earth who knows Mary’s true message– a perilous set of events unfolds. Bestselling author steve berry tackles some of the most controversial ideas of our time in a breakneck journey through the history of the Church and the future of religion.
The Third Secret: A Novel of Suspense #ad - Michener finds himself embroiled in murder, suspicion, deceit, suicide, and his forbidden passion for a beloved woman. The third secret is sealed away in the Vatican, read only by popes, and not disclosed until the year 2000 Bonus: this edition contains an excerpt from Steve Berry’s The Columbus Affair.
The Romanov ProphecyBallantine Books #ad - Nicholas dares to hope for salvation. Instead, the Romanovs are coldly and methodically executed. But after a strange conversation with a mysterious russian, what really happened to the family of russia’s last tsar? His only companion is Akilina Petrov, a Russian circus performer sympathetic to his struggle, who steers Miles toward the writings of Rasputin, he becomes desperate to know more–most important, and his only guide is a cryptic message from Rasputin that implies that the bloody night of so long ago is not the last chapter in the Romanovs’ story .
And that someone might even have survived the massacre. But research quickly becomes the least of Miles’ concerns when he is nearly killed by gunmen on a city plaza. In the romanov prophecy, the authentic and the speculative meld into a fascinating and exceptionally suspenseful work of fiction. Bonus: this edition contains an excerpt from Steve Berry’s The Columbus Affair.
The Romanov Prophecy #ad - Suddenly miles is racing across continents, shadowed by nefarious henchmen. After the fall of communism and a succession of weak governments, the Russian people have voted to bring back the monarchy. Moscow: Present Day. Tonight, the white army advances on the town where the Tsar and his family are being held captive by the Bolsheviks.
The Columbus Affair: A Novel with bonus short story The Admiral's MarkBallantine Books #ad - Coaxed into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, unsure who’s friend and who’s foe, Prague, Sagan is forced to Vienna, then finally into the Blue Mountains of Jamaica—where his survival hinges on his rewriting everything we know about Christopher Columbus. Don’t miss steve berry’s short story “the admiral’s Mark” and a sneak peek of his new novel, The King’s Deception, in the back of the book.
A family’s secret, a ruthless fanatic, and a covert arm of the american government—all are linked by a single puzzling possibility: What if everything we know about the discovery of America was a lie? What if that lie was designed to hide the secret of why Columbus sailed in 1492? And what if that 500-year-old secret could violently reshape the modern political world? Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative journalist Tom Sagan has written hard-hitting articles from hot spots around the world.
Now he lives in virtual exile—haunted by bad decisions and a shocking truth he can never prove: that his downfall was a deliberate act of sabotage by an unknown enemy. But when one of his stories from the Middle East is exposed as a fraud, his professional reputation crashes and burns. But before sagan can end his torment with the squeeze of a trigger, fate intervenes in the form of an enigmatic stranger.
The Columbus Affair: A Novel with bonus short story The Admiral's Mark #ad - This stranger forces sagan to act—and his actions attract the attention of the Magellan Billet, a top-secret corps of the United States Justice Department that deals with America’s most sensitive investigations. Sagan suddenly finds himself caught in an international incident, the repercussions of which will shudder not only Washington, D.
The Emperor's Tomb with bonus short story The Balkan Escape: A Novel Cotton Malone Book 6Ballantine Books #ad - Logging on, a woman who’s saved his life more than once, he’s shocked to see Cassiopeia Vitt, being tortured at the hands of a mysterious man who has a single demand: Bring me the artifact she’s asked you to keep safe. So begins malone’s most harrowing adventure to date—one that offers up astounding historical revelations, guarded by an underground army of terra-cotta warriors, and sends him from Denmark to Belgium to Vietnam then on to one of the greatest archaeological sites in the world: the tomb of China’s First Emperor, pits him against a ruthless ancient brotherhood, which has inexplicably remained sealed for more than two thousand years—its mysteries about to be revealed.
The Emperor's Tomb with bonus short story The Balkan Escape: A Novel Cotton Malone Book 6 #ad - The only problem is, malone doesn’t have a clue what the man is talking about, since Cassiopeia has left nothing with him. Bonus: this edition contains a cotton malone dossier, an excerpt from Steve Berry's The Columbus Affair, and a short story by Steve Berry, The Balkan Escape. New york times bestsellerformer justice department operative Cotton Malone has received an anonymous note carrying an unfamiliar Web address.