The Thief

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2012 - Fiction - 408 pages
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"On the ocean liner Mauretania, two European scientists with a dramatic new invention are barely rescued from abduction by the Van Dorn Detective Agency's intrepid chief investigator, Isaac Bell. Unfortunately, they are not so lucky the second time. The thugs attack again-and this time one of the scientists dies. What are they holding that is so precious? Only something that will revolutionize business and popular culture-and perhaps something more. For war clouds are looming, and a ruthless espionage agent has spotted a priceless opportunity to give the Germans an edge. It is up to Isaac Bell to figure out who he is, what he is up to, and stop him. But he may already be too late. and the future of the world may just hang in the balance. AUTHOR BIOS: Clive Cussler is the author of many New York Times bestsellers, most recently The Kingdom, The Race, and Devil's Gate. He lives in Arizona. To learn more about Clive Cussler, please visit www.cusslerbooks.com. Justin Scott's twenty-six novels include TheShipkiller and Normandie Triangle; the Ben Abbott detective series; and five modern sea thrillers published under his pen name Paul Garrison. He is the coauthor with Clive Cussler of The Wrecker, The Spy, and The Race. He lives in Connecticut"--

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Review: The Thief (Isaac Bell #5)

User Review  - Jacqueline Seewald - Goodreads

This is my first Isaac Bell novel. Both my husband and I enjoyed reading the book. Lots of action. An interesting villain, although a bit stereotypical. Isaac, the Van Dorn detective, is a worthy adversary and hero. We learn a bit about the early motion pictures industry as well. Read full review

Review: The Thief (Isaac Bell #5)

User Review  - Teo Hoppe - Goodreads

I am not sure what it is about these Cussler tales. As you get used to the character the more you want to read. This is the next in a very good page turning series. Action, adventure, intrigue. Keeps ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Clive Cussler is the author of many New York Times bestsellers, most recently The Kingdom and The Race. He lives in Arizona.
Graham Brown is the author of Black Rain and Black Sun. A pilot and an attorney, he lives in Arizona.

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