Spies. Underground tunnels. Old maps. New enemies. Pirate oaths. Hidden treasure. Endless danger.This series has real boy appeal. It has a fast pace, adventure, international intrigue, and more.George is fascinated by his family's legacy, the stories that link his ancestors to the infamous pirate Captain Kidd. But for 12 years, everyone has told him the stories are rumors. Now George has discovered the truth. And the truth is hidden in the web of tunnels mysteriously dug underneath his house in Manhattan. There are secrets to be revealed, friendships to be tested, and ancient injustices to be set right.George and his friends will sink deep underground to a secret city in search of treasure, but they'll find they aren't the only ones looking for it - and there's much more at stake.
George can't deny the danger anymore. Leroy, the head of the underworld, knows who they are. But the clues are starting to come together and the treasure is only a map away. Will it be worth the risk?George and his friends know this isn't a just game of hide-and-seek anymore. There is a cursed diamond buried in the tunnels, and they are close to finding it. But Leroy and his thugs know who they are, and where they live. It's too big a risk to go on, but George won't give up. Sworn to protect each other by the Pyrate's Oath, the four friends vow to track down the last map -- the one that will complete the puzzle and lead them to the treasure. But as they take extra care to look out for one another, they don't realize they are putting others in danger.
NAME: TONI DOUGLAS Did you ever wish you had special powers? Don’t. Your wish could come true, like mine did. And that’s when the real trouble starts . . . AGE: 13 What a birthday. First, it started storming like crazy. Then, a gang of kids chased me for no apparent reason. Then, right as they were about to catch me, the entire group was struck by lightning! A birthday gift from above? Yeah, that’s what I thought, too, until it hit me. The lightning bolt didn’t come from the sky . . . it came from me. DANGER: HIGH VOLTAGE
In the series finale of Pyrates, George and his friends have all the clues they need to locate the priceless and historic Eye of Eternity diamond, but will they piece the puzzle together in time?It all comes together in the last episode of the Pyrates adventure. George and his friends have all the clues, but they don't yet know how to read them in order to find the Eye of Eternity gem. As they piece together the puzzle, they learn that Leroy , the master of the underground, has kidnapped Kira Trenov -- a woman who works with George's dad. If the kids don't turn over diamond, Leroy has threatened to kill her. As the stakes get higher, the young pyrate crew gets gutsier, and they battle Leroy in a true swashbuckler showdown in order to save the day -- and the diamond.
When George and his friends find an ancient map hidden in his house, they think they're in for a modern-day treasure hunt -- but they soon discover that there's more at stake than buried riches.Now that George and his friends have explored the mysterious tunnels beneath his house and discovered the journal of the pirate Captain Kidd, they begin to believe there really is a treasure. But the only truly real thing is the danger.There is still a lot they don't know. They know there are 4 maps, but they don't know what they lead to. They know there are weird guys hanging out in the tunnels. And it looks like someone's been digging, but why? They know the tunnels are lined with booby traps. But who set them? They know the truth is hidden down there. But is it worth it?
How to Archer: The Ultimate Guide to Espionage, Style, Women, and Cocktails Ever Written
Lying is like 95% of what I do. But believe me: in this book, I’ll let you know exactly how to become a master spy just like me. Obviously, you won’t be as good at it as I am, but that’s because you’re you, and I’m Sterling Archer. I know, I know, it sucks not being me. But don’t beat yourself up about it, because I’m going to show you all the good stuff—what to wear; what to drink; how to seduce women (and, when necessary, men); how to beat up men (and, when necessary, women); how to tell the difference between call girls and hookers (hint: when they’re dead, they’re just hookers) and everything about weapons, secret devices, lying ex-girlfriends, and turtlenecks. In a word? How to Archer.
Leningrad, Russia, 1968. Alexander Karpenko is no ordinary child, and from an early age, it is clear he is destined to lead his countrymen. But when his father is assassinated by the KGB for defying the state, he and his mother will have to escape from Russia if they hope to survive. At the docks, they are confronted with an irreversible choice: should they board a container ship bound for America, or Great Britain? Alexander leaves that choice to the toss of a coin . . .In a single moment, a double twist decides Alexander’s future. During an epic tale of fate and fortune, spanning two continents and thirty years, we follow his triumphs and defeats as he struggles as an immigrant to conquer his new world. As this unique story unfolds, Alexander comes to realize where his destiny lies, and accepts that he must face the past he left behind in Russia.With a final twist that will shock even his most ardent fans, this is #1 New York Times bestseller Jeffrey Archer’s most ambitious and creative work since Kane and Abel.
TO: JACK RAYNES It arrived on my thirteenth birthday: an anonymous note, saying my life was in danger. I figured it was just some stupid prank. So I ignored it. That was a big mistake . . . ADDRESS: METIER, WISCONSIN Since then, something strange has happened to me. When my teacher asked me a question in Spanish, I could answer her fluently—even though I’ve only been taking Spanish for two months. And suddenly I understood French. And Japanese. And Arabic. And Dutch. Any language. It was totally excellent, until I overheard someone talking about me—talking about killing me—in a language I’d never heard before. A language that wasn’t even human . . . MESSAGE: RUN FOR YOUR LIFE
The Archer's Paradox - The Travis Fletcher Chronicles
Book 1. Travis Fletcher is arrogant, brash, chauvinistic; the very embodiment of 1980s Britain. He finds himself paralysed and on life-support after a train crash that brings his efforts at reconciliation with his family to a tragic end. He is unable to tell anyone he is still alive inside his wrecked body, except for the two enigmatic and indifferent apparitions at the end of his bed.The Xi Scorpii were an ancient and proud race that numbered in the tens of billions that once spread across the planets of five suns and strode across the galaxy in huge ships. Now reduced to less than a hundred million living in one city on a dead planet after a genocidal war and dying from the effects of a genetic weapon. Searching for a cure they find Travis Fletcher, primitive, broken and dying, and make him an offer - save the Xi Scorpii from extinction and become more than he was.310 paperback pages / 106,868 words
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