Other books byJustin Richards
The Death Collector
The foggy streets of Victorian London are thick with thieves. But when Eddie âDipperâ Hopkins steals George Archerâs wallet, he has no idea that he is entering a dark world of grave robbers, assassins, and zombies. Because George Archer is no ordinary citizen. He is the newest and youngest member of the Department of Unclassified Artifacts at the British Museum, a department that investigates the bizarre and the unexplained. And in Georgeâs wallet is a clue to one of the biggest mysteries of all time, a secret as old as the dinosaursâand one that certain people would kill for. Suddenly on the run for their lives, Eddie and George join forces with budding actress Elizabeth Oldfield to escape the clutches of a depraved geniusâa man who needs the secret to carry out a terrifying plan. In this heart-stopping race against time, Eddie, George, and Elizabeth have only one chance to unravel the secret they possess before London is overrun by creatures from the dead . . . one of which is already prowling the streets. From the Compact Disc edition.
The Chaos Code
Matt Stribling is stuck spending another holiday with his brilliant yet scatterbrained archaeologist father. When Matt arrives to find the place turned upside down and his father missing, heâs not immediately worried. But a cryptic message and strange sandy footprints soon convince Matt that all is not right. With the help of some unusual family friends, Matt discovers that his father had been searching for an ancient code, one rumoured to have brought down the Mayans and maybe even the fabled civilization of Atlantis. Now in the hands of a madman using high-tech computers to decipher it, the code is being readied for new and sinister uses. Matt and his friend Robin will traverse the globe, battling terrifying sand creatures and mercenaries alike, in their efforts to stop the chaos code from being fully reactivatedâand dooming the modern world to a catastrophe not seen since the days of Atlantis.
For twins Rich and Jade, their lives have just been turned upside down. When their mother is tragically killed in a car crash, their long-lost father, John Chance, appears to collect them at the funeral. He’s a bachelor who lives on his own, and it’s clear that Rich and Jade aren’t welcome. But when Chance suddenly disappears, Rich and Jade uncover the truth: He’s a spy. And now, whoever kidnapped their father is after them, too. Sure Fire is a gripping adventure from the master of the modern thriller.
When the Chance family arrives at the White House for a peaceful banquet, they find anything but peace. A radical group has taken over the West Wing, trapping everyoneÑincluding the president Ñinside. As the terrorists try to steal the president's nuclear launch codes, the Chance twins do everything they can to keep the president safe. But can they keep him alive and keep the nuclear codes hidden from enemy hands? The fate of the world rests in their hands. . . .