Series > Covert-One

With U.S. intelligence agencies wracked by internal power struggles and paralyzed by bureaucracy, the president has been forced to establish his own clandestine group--Covert-One. It's activated only as a last resort, when the threat is on a global scale and time is running out.

Featured Titles

    The Hades Factor by Robert Ludlum and Gayle Lynds

Not knowing whom to trust, Lt. Col. Jonathan Smith assembles a private team to search for the truth behind the deadly virus. While the death toll mounts, their quest leads to the highest levels of power and the darkest corners of the earth, as they match wits with a determined genius--and as the fate of the world lies in the balance.

Year: 2000
Genre: ActionTerrorist

    Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra Compact by Robert Ludlum and Philip Shelby

"What they're going to do, I never would have believed it. It's insanity!" They were the final words spoken by Yuri Danko, an officer in the medical division of Russia's security service, before his body was ripped apart by a spray of assassins' bullets. In possession of Danko's classified papers, Covert-One operative Jon Smith and CIA undercover agent Randi Russell have unearthed a terrifying global conspiracy that threatens to unleash a plague of immeasurable proportions.

Year: 2001
Genre: EspionageTerrorist

    Robert Ludlum's the Paris Option by Robert Ludlum and Gayle Lynds

The Pasteur Institute, Paris. A bomb explodes, a fire rages, and a renowned computer scientist is dead. And Covert-One agent Dr. Jon Smith has to race across two continents to expose the next generation of terrorists--a vast network of technological spies who now have the power to reprogram the world. Every government agency. Every armed force. Every nuclear weapon...

Year: 2002
Genre: EspionageTerrorist

    Robert Ludlum's the Altman Code by Gayle Lynds

Covert-One agent Jon Smith is sent to rendezvous in Taiwan with another agent who has acquired the ship's true manifest. But before Smith can get the document, he is ambushed, the second agent is murdered, and the evidence is destroyed. Smith escapes with only his life and a verbal message: The President's biological father is still alive, held prisoner by the Chinese for fifty years.

Year: 2003
Genre: Espionage

    Robert Ludlum's The Lazarus Vendetta by Robert Ludlum and Patrick Larkin

The Lazarus Movement, the dominant force in the eco-conscious, "anti-technology" protest movement, has sent rumblings down the halls of the world's intelligence agencies. Led by a mysterious, never-seen figure known only as Lazarus, this increasingly prominent group is believed by some to be preparing a bold strike. When an attack on a nano-technology research facility leaves thousands dead from what appears to be a cloud of inadvertently released but gruesomely deadly nanobots, pandemonium reigns. Lt. Col. Jon Smith is activated by Covert-One to find and uncover the truth about Lazarus where all others have failed.

Year: 2004
Genre: NanotechnologyTerrorist

    Robert Ludlum's the Moscow Vector by Patrick Larkin

At an international conference in Prague, Lt. Col. Jon Smith, an Army research doctor specializing in infectious diseases and secretly an agent attached to Covert-One, is contacted by a Russian colleague, Dr. Valentine Petrenko. Petrenko is concerned about a small cluster of mysterious deaths in Moscow and about the Russian government's refusal to release publicly any information or data on the outbreak. When the two meet, they are attacked by a group of mysterious men and Petrenko is killed. His notes and medical samples are lost, and Smith barely escapes with his life.

Year: 2005
Genre: Bio-WarfareVirus Pandemic

    Robert Ludlum's the Arctic Event by James H. Cobb

On a remote island in the Canadian Arctic, researchers discover the wreckage of a mysterious World War II-era aircraft, a discovery that forces the Russian Federation into a shocking admission. The unmarked plane is a Soviet strategic bomber that disappeared with its crew more than fifty years ago while carrying two metric tons of weaponized anthrax.

Year: 2007
Genre: Bio-WarfareEspionage

    Robert Ludlum's the Ares Decision by Kyle Mills

In northern Uganda, an American special forces team is decimated by a group of normally peaceful farmers. Video of the attack shows even women and children possessing almost supernatural speed and strength, consumed with a rage that makes them immune to pain, fear, and all but the most devastating injuries. Covert-One's top operative, army microbiologist Colonel Jon Smith, is sent to investigate the attack and finds evidence of a parasitic infection that for centuries has been causing violent insanity and then going dormant. The parasite had been purposely kept alive and crudely transmitted in acts of terrorism.

Year: 2011
Genre: Bio-WarfareEspionage

    Robert Ludlum's the Janus Reprisal by Jamie Freveletti

It begins with a terrorist attack. Without warning, the conference hotel is consumed in a bloodbath. Smith is caught in the crossfire and barely escapes. But the hotel is not the only location under attack in The Hague. Bombs are going off at the train station, the airport, and the International Criminal Court, where Pakistani warlord Oman Dattar is being held while he's tried for crimes against humanity. In the resulting chaos, the prisoner escapes.

Year: 2012
Genre: Terrorist

    Robert Ludlum's the Utopia Experiment by Kyle Mills

When Dresner Industries unveils the Merge, a device that is destined to revolutionize the world and make the personal computer and smartphone obsolete, Covert-One operative Colonel Jon Smith is assigned to assess its military potential. He discovers that enhanced vision, real-time battlefield displays, unbreakable security, and near-perfect marksmanship are only the beginning of a technology that will change the face of warfare forever--and one that must be kept out of the hands of America's enemies at all costs.

Year: 2013
Genre: ActionCIATechnological Thriller

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

2000The Hades Factor by Robert Ludlum Action, Terrorist, Covert-One
2001Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra Compact by Robert Ludlum Espionage, Terrorist, Covert-One
2002Robert Ludlum's the Paris Option by Robert Ludlum Espionage, Terrorist, Covert-One
2003Robert Ludlum's the Altman Code by Gayle Lynds Espionage, Covert-One
2004Robert Ludlum's The Lazarus Vendetta by Robert Ludlum Nanotechnology, Terrorist, Covert-One
2005Robert Ludlum's the Moscow Vector by Patrick Larkin Bio-Warfare, Virus Pandemic, Covert-One
2007Robert Ludlum's the Arctic Event by James H. Cobb Bio-Warfare, Espionage, Covert-One
2011Robert Ludlum's the Ares Decision by Kyle Mills Bio-Warfare, Espionage, Covert-One
2012Robert Ludlum's the Janus Reprisal by Jamie Freveletti Terrorist, Covert-One
2013Robert Ludlum's the Utopia Experiment by Kyle Mills Action, Technological Thriller, CIA, Covert-One
2015Robert Ludlum's the Geneva Strategy by Jamie Freveletti Kidnapping, Terrorist, Covert-One
2015Robert Ludlum's the Patriot Attack by Kyle Mills Espionage, Covert-One

 

 

 


 

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