Stanley’s Last Trip.
Stanley Braun is trapped on an S-Bahn train in Berlin, but he can’t remember how he got there.
Noise and Death.
After a noisy start to his trip to Lisbon, Charlie’s upstairs neighbour, Marie, uses her charms to entice him to cover up a murder.
Louis plans revenge after Annalise’s death at her apartment block in London.
A research project in Berlin uncovers a group of people with ancient genes.
Survival of the Species
In London, the slow realisation that some humans have previously unknown brain mutations prompts new discrimination laws.
A new form of super-fast travel in the near future runs into difficulties.
Jack’s brief meeting with an elusive woman at an art exhibition in New York leads to fantasy and obsession.
After the Blackout
Jake is surprised at how fast everything descends into the ‘law of the jungle’ after a blackout in Dublin.
Moments before Axel Mueller was killed in Berlin, he phoned Amy Knight in London. She heard the shouting and the shots before everything went quiet. Desperately, she called Ethan Harris who was already in Berlin on other business.
As she joined him to investigate, they were soon under surveillance by the Berlin police and also in the sights of the German Intelligence Agency (BND), as they uncovered secrets from the Stasi background of BND agents, Huber and Schreiber.
Axel had also been investigating the Intelligence Conferences, a group of European agencies planning the development of "UberKon" a covert super intelligence agency.
As they are pursued by the police and BND, Ethan and Amy race to uncover the information which resulted in Axel's death while trying to avoid being killed themselves. In the process Ethan is shocked as Amy's true nature is revealed.
Ethan Harris is back in Berlin investigating Andreas Keller, a former neo-Nazi with a history of violence. Meanwhile, Ethan’s girlfriend, Amy Knight, remains behind in London, in therapy, to help uncover the dark secrets from her past. Ethan finds links between the NeoHacker killings and the Keller case, and Amy joins him to help progress the investigation. They travel to Prague and Warsaw and back to Berlin following the trail of Keller.
Meanwhile, Anton Ibsen employs all the technology at his disposal to create a political protégé and supports his rise in power by use of social media and UberKon, the population control software.
It’s a hunt for the truth in the sea of lies in Berlin, and Ethan and Amy are pursued by BND agents as they try to uncover the secrets in the dark underbelly of German intelligence. It’s a voyage of discovery which has disastrous consequences for them on a personal basis.