(#14) The Nephew - Over forty years have passed since Chris Barry last heard from his sister, Donna, and he has long presumed her dead. The millionaire and government operative is therefore shocked when Carlos Garcia, the nephew he never knew he had, shows up one quiet Saturday with disturbing news and a plea for help. Not only is Donna Barry still alive, she has been kidnapped by the notorious MS-13 after her ex-husband, Fernando Garcia, disappeared with cash and cocaine belonging to the gang.
With the help of his Discreet Activities colleagues and other associates, Chris sets out to find his long-lost sister and seek revenge on her abductors, but might their efforts be too little too late?
(#7) Femme Fatale - Less than two years earlier, Leslie Robb, an accountant working for the Imperial National Bank, had seen her life-partner and co-worker, Gina, shot to death during a bank heist. Taken as a hostage along with millionaire and Discreet Activities operative, Chris Barry, Leslie had played an integral role in helping the DA team bring the offenders down. As a result of her sang-froid, sense of moral justice and martial arts affinities, Leslie left the world of finance to join the elite clandestine agency to fight crime... Now, she has a new partner in life, Dominique Petit, who suggests Leslie visit with her while she is in Paris on business. Less than twenty-four hours after Leslie arrives, Dominique and her sister, Corinne, disappear, turning Leslie's vacation into her own business trip of justice and revenge...
When four foreign students from Pakistan with known ties to the AFI's Montreal cell arrive in the area on New Year?s Eve, Discreet Activities? head, Jonathan Addley, along with Chris Barry and other DA consultants are more than willing to take on the additional workload.
After two of the DA team members die violently in an AFI related suicide-bombing, the job becomes getting revenge on those responsible for this Holy War?
(# 2) The Consultant The friendly takeover of CSS Inc. leaves computer executive Chris Barry unemployed, very wealthy and pleased with the situation. But the hiatus is short-lived... As a result of his involvement in the recent Vigilante investigation, Barry is approached by Jonathan Addley, head of Discreet Activities, and invited to join the clandestine government agency. Accepting, he promptly takes on his first assignment under the guise of an IT consultant, to investigate possible links between a local import business and the murder of its MIS director. As he discovers the firm is being used for narcotics trafficking, his cover is blown and things get personal, spurring him to show that murderers, drug lords, biker gangs and kidnappers are no match for The Consultant...
With only his family in mind, Russell takes an adventure-filled, impromptu vacation of indefinite duration, leaving all else behind and stopping at nothing to show how much he cares for his loved ones in an effort to win them back. But, will he succeed? Or, will it prove to be all too late in the end?