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Disclosure

It shall be an unlawful employment practice for an employer: (r) to fail or refuse to hire or to discharge any individual, or otherwise to discriminate against any individual with respect to his compe...

If Tomorrow Comes

New Orleans THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20 - 11:00 P.M. She undressed slowly, dreamily, and when she was naked, she selected a bright red negligee to wear so that the blood would not show. Doris Whitney looked...

Deep Fathom

Prologue The Day of the Eclipse Tuesday, July 24 i Before 8:14 A.M., Pacific Standard Time San Francisco, California On the morning of the eclipse, Doreen McCloud hurried from Starbucks with the Chron...

Deception Point

Death, in this forsaken place, could come in countless forms. Geologist Charles Brophy had endured the savage splendor of this terrain for years, and yet nothing could prepare him for a fate as barbar...

The Stars Shine Down

BOOK ONE Chapter One Thursday, September 10, 1992 8:00 P.M. The 727 was lost in a sea of cumulus clouds that tossed the plane around like a giant silver feather. The pilot's worried voice came over th...

The Spy Who Loved Me

Part One: Me One: Scaredy Cat I WAS running away. I was running away from England, from my childhood, from the winter, from a sequence of untidy, unattractive love-affairs, from the few sticks of furn...

The Sky Is Falling

CONFIDENTIAL MINUTES TO ALL OPERATION PERSONNEL: DESTROY IMMEDIATELY AFTER READING. LOCATION: CLASSIFIED DATE: CLASSIFIED THERE WERE TWELVE MENin the heavily guarded underground chamber, representing ...

The Enemy

As serious as a heart attack. Maybe those were Ken Kramer's last words, like a final explosion of panic in his mind as he stopped breathing and dropped into the abyss. He was out of line, in every way...

Nothing Lasts Forever

San Francisco Spring 1995 District Attorney Carl Andrews was in a fury. "What the hell is going on here?" he demanded. "We have three doctors living together and working at the same hospital. One of t...

Thunderball

1. "Take It Easy, Mr. Bond'' It was one of those days when it seemed to James Bond that all life, as someone put it, was nothing but a heap of six to four against. To begin with he was ashamed of hims...

Sphere

THE SURFACE WEST OF TONGA For a long time the horizon had been a monotonous flat blue line separating the Pacific Ocean from the sky. The Navy helicopter raced forward, flying low, near the waves. Des...

A Time to Kill

Billy Ray Cobb was the younger and smaller of the two rednecks. At twenty-three he was already a three-year veteran of the state penitentiary at Parchman. Possession, with intent to sell. He was a lea...

The Broker

In the waning hours of a presidency that was destined to arouse less interest from historians than any since perhaps that of William Henry Harrison (thirty-one days from inauguration to death), Arthur...

The Brethren

For the weekly docket the court jester jester wore his standard garb of well-used and deeply faded maroon pajamas and lavender terry-cloth shower shoes with no socks. He wasn't the only inmate who wen...

The Man With the Golden Gun

1 - “Can I Help You?” The Secret Service holds much that is kept secret even from very senior officers in the organization. Only M. and his Chief of Staff know absolutely everything there is to know. ...