Given a new start, Penny tries to mend her ways. However, fate draws her into a great danger as she solves crimes that all link together in an unexpected drama of world stopping proportions.
The terror stricken middle-aged man stumbled headlong down the roughly hewn chalk tunnel, the way ahead was lit only by his pocket torch. The uneven path was treacherous, with just a narrow dip worn in the middle of the floor. A misplaced footing would inevitably lead to a fall, probably serious injury, and certain capture. For over two centuries strong men, bent double under their heavy load, had shuffled and picked their way along this same path.
History professor Ja...
Events start with The Concrete Man, the gruesome murder of an unidentified man, on a building site.
Meanwhile, D.S. Penny Britain takes a different case, the kidnapping of a high profile woman, triggered by the code word Pandora. Penny’s enquiries lead her into great danger as she uncovers the truth behind this woman’s disappearance, a mystery that rapidly unfolds in directions no one could imagine. As the body count climbs, Penny becomes the suspect in serial killing...
As Baxter started to come round, he felt the sting of a needle in his neck muscle. Instantly, a rapidly flooding stream of burning agony began radiating out from the injection site. Ronnie tried to move, but he was paralysed. Speech was now impossible, and not even a scream could pass his lips to relieve the ever increasing torture. His mind was crystal clear though; whatever the poison was, it had been chosen to inflict unimaginable pain and yet allow full awareness.
The story starts mid-1943 when Karl Strom, electronics engineer turned spy, is asked by Hitler to invent a weapon that would win the war for Germany in conjunction with the development of the V-1.
MI6 believe their assassination attempt on Strom succeeded, but he turns up in Alderney with a mysterious crate. A British spy called Raven reports back to MI5 about the activities of Strom and his 2 men and woman team he is training. Raven is seen, but remains at large, so S...
Peenemünde Rabbit. Mid-day, June 2nd 1943
Karl Strom ambled away from the Peenemünde Army Research Centre, lost in deep thought. As he headed towards his regular lunchtime spot, a tranquil lake at Cammerer See, his stomach rumbled impatiently. He quickened his pace, eager to devour the sandwiches and lager he carried in the canvas bag slung over his shoulder. He did his best problem solving down at the lake shore; just as well, the brilliant team of scientists and techn...
Their past catches up with them, as Max & Carla are separated. He is on the run and she tries to find him.
Max needs help and the girl who cares for him has her own demons. She drags him into deep trouble while planning to steal a fortune, so they can life in luxury. Fate has not finished with the 3 of them in a killer ending.
October 10th 2012: Desperate action
After leaving the hospital, Max kept his head down and slouched along like any other hoody in the crowd. Three hours after he left the warmth and comfort of the ward, he was chilled to the bone, soaked to the skin and racked with pain in every joint and muscle of his battered body. The only thing keeping him going was the dread of being caught and imprisoned. For all he knew, he might be a murderer and terrorist, and deserved to be e...
Fire Ice The second book in the series continuing the action packed adventures of Max & Carla, with cunning and resourceful characters fighting to survive a nightmare of danger and challenges.
Max uncovers a threat to New York while evading capture by the CIA.
Carla is under attack in Afghanistan by the police and Taliban, as she breaks out a woman engineer from a notorious prison.
What is the diabolical connection between vanishing ships in the Bermu...
Another minute later, the helicopter had to level out, a few feet above the water. The pitch of the screaming engine also dropped, as did the forward speed.
The pilot looked back again, the pyroclastic cloud was right on them and looking up, the cloud was also above them.
“It’s about to hit us,” the pilot shouted to no one in particular and they all braced even harder
Death was seconds away!
A chance encounter with Carla Day, tips Max Fortune into her world of romance, glamour, wealth, excitement and mortal danger.
The girl's guardian and mastermind behind a secretive global empire, draws Max into his circle.
Max and Carla, out think and fight cunning and ruthless adversaries who seek revenge.
Mess with them at your peril!
Rubin made his detailed notes, relating them to sketch drawings of the tomb layout. The enormity of the discovery and countless questions flooding his mind made him tired and dizzy; his handwriting started off neat and legible, but was quickly becoming more distorted and peppered with crossings out.
He now set up the torches to light the first wall and he fumbled with the tripod and camera, as he focused the first shot. The euphoria that had been gripping him was subsi...