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Saucer: The Conquest

Saucer

Stephen Coonts

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Bestselling author Stephen Coonts took fans by surprise with the phenomenal and heart-pounding tale of Saucer. Now Rip Cantrell and Charley Pine are back for seconds with with Saucer: The Conquest.
Someone is using top-secret information about saucer technology, information that comes from the mysterious top-secret region in Nevada known as Area 51. Meanwhile, Charley takes up flying space planes to the moon for the French lunar base project. There she discovers a madman and a world-threatening antigravity beam…

When Charley sees how high the stakes are, she needs the kind of help that only Rip can bring her—by prying his saucer out of the hands of the U.S. Government and hurtling it toward the moon...

A furious duel is in the offing between a megalomaniac bent on the conquest of Earth and a handful of runaway heroes. As a plot that reaches back 50 years explodes, a horrific weapon is trained on the Earth’s cities; humankind is dragged to the brink and offered a fearsome choice: surrender or death...
Bestselling author Stephen Coonts took fans by surprise with the phenomenal and heart-pounding tale of Saucer. Now Rip Cantrell and Charley Pine are back for seconds with with Saucer: The Conquest.
Someone is using top-secret information about saucer technology, information that comes from the mysterious top-secret region in Nevada known as Area 51. Meanwhile, Charley takes up flying space planes to the moon for the French lunar base project. There she discovers a madman and a world-threatening antigravity beam…

When Charley sees how high the stakes are, she needs the kind of help that only Rip can bring her—by prying his saucer out of the hands of the U.S. Government and hurtling it toward the moon...

A furious duel is in the offing between a megalomaniac bent on the conquest of Earth and a handful of runaway heroes. As a plot that reaches back 50 years explodes, a horrific weapon is trained on the Earth’s cities; humankind is dragged to the brink and offered a fearsome choice: surrender or death...

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Saucer: The Conquest
1OCTOBER 2004, MISSOURITHE SLEEK LITTLE PLANE ZIPPED IN LOW AND FAST, dropping below the treetops as it flew along the runway just a few feet above the ground; then the nose pointed skyward and the plane rolled swiftly around its horizontal axis once ... twice ... three times.Rip Cantrell was the pilot. The alternating sunny blue sky and colorful earth were almost a blur as the plane whipped around. He centered the stick and the plane stopped whirling.Up he went higher and higher into the sky, then gently lowered the nose and let the bird accelerate. The plane was an Extra
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Praise for Saucer: The Conquest

"Coonts knows how to write and build suspense."--The New York Times Book Review
 
"A comic, feel-good  SF adventure...[delivers] optimistic messages about humanity's ability to meet future challenges."-Kirkus Reviews
 
"Tough to put down."-Publishers Weekly
"Coonts knows how to write and build suspense."--The New York Times Book Review
 
"A comic, feel-good  SF adventure...[delivers] optimistic messages about humanity's ability to meet future challenges."-Kirkus Reviews
 
"Tough to put down."-Publishers Weekly

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Stephen Coonts

  • Author of 13 New York Times Bestsellers, STEPHEN COONTS flew A-6 Intruders from the deck of the USS ENTERPRISE during the Vietnam War. A graduate of West Virginia University and the University of Colorado School of Law, he and his wife Deborah still fly whenever they have the time. They reside in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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