Creator / Clive Cussler

Clive Cussler is an American Action-Adventure writer, and is often referred to as the grandmaster of adventure. While he is most known for his Dirk Pitt Adventures series, he has written over 50 different adventure novels in five separate series of books, although he has more recently been cowriting most of them with other authors. Cussler also has a son, Dirk, who often cowrites the series with him as well as a collection of classic cars, specimens of which often pop up in his books.The series themselves are:

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     Dirk Pitt Adventures 
Clive Cussler's main series, which chronicles the adventures of Dirk Pitt, Special Projects Director of the National Underwater and Marine Agency, a government agency that specializes in exploring the ocean and excavating underwater artifacts. Later on in the series, he becomes the director of the agency as well as learns he has children who join the main character cast. Main article here.
  • The Mediterranean Caper
  • Iceberg
  • Raise the Titanic!
  • Vixen 03
  • Night Probe!
  • Pacific Vortex*
  • Deep Six
  • Cyclops
  • Treasure
  • Dragon
  • Sahara
  • Inca Gold
  • Shock Wave
  • Flood Tide
  • Atlantis Found
  • Valhalla Rising
  • Trojan Odyssey
  • Black Wind
  • Treasure of Khan
  • Arctic Drift
  • Crescent Dawn
  • Poseidon's Arrow
  • Havana Storm (to be released)

  • While Pacific Vortex was the first book to be written, it was the sixth to be published.

     The NUMA Files 
Cussler's second series, which focuses on Kurt Austin, the leader of NUMA's Special Assignments division. While Austin was meant to replace Pitt as the new protagonist, the two series ended up running concurrently. Main article.
  • Serpent
  • Blue Gold
  • Fire Ice
  • White Death
  • Lost City
  • Polar Shift
  • The Navigator
  • Medusa
  • Devil's Gate
  • The Storm
  • Zero Hour
  • Ghost Ship (to be released)

     The Oregon Files 
Cussler's third series features Juan Cabrillo, leader of the mysterious Corporation and captain of his ship called The Oregon. The ship and its crew functions as a business that takes jobs for organizations such as the CIA. Main article here.
  • Golden Buddha
  • Sacred Stone
  • Dark Watch
  • Skeleton Coast
  • Plague Ship
  • Corsair
  • The Silent Sea
  • The Jungle
  • Mirage

     Isaac Bell Adventures 
Cussler's fourth series is set in early 20th century United States and follows the adventures of Isaac Bell, an investigator for the Van Dorn Detective Agency.
  • The Chase
  • The Wrecker
  • The Spy
  • The Race
  • The Thief
  • The Striker
  • The Bootlegger

     Fargo Adventures 
Cussler's fifth series centers around professional treasure hunters Sam and Remi Fargo.
  • Spartan Gold
  • Lost Empire
  • The Kingdom
  • The Tombs
  • The Mayan Secrets
  • The Eye of Heaven (to be released)