Joe Tesla

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 604 ratings

The World Beneath Publisher's Summary

Thriller Award Winner, Best eBook Original Novel, 2014

Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Rebecca Cantrell drops you into a vast, dark world: 100 miles of living, breathing, tunnels that is the New York City underground. This subterranean labyrinth inhales three million bustling commuters every day. And every day, it breathes them all out again... except for one. 

Software millionaire Joe Tesla is set to ring the bell on Wall Street the morning his company goes public. On what should be the brightest day in his life, he is instead struck with severe agoraphobia. The sudden dread of the outside is so debilitating, he can't leave his hotel at Grand Central Terminal, except to go underground. Bad luck for Joe, because in the tunnels lurk corpses and murderers, an underground Victorian mansion and a mysterious bricked-up 1940s presidential train car. Joe and his service dog, Edison, find themselves pursued by villains and police alike, their only salvation now is to unearth the mystery that started it all, a deadly, contagious madness on the brink of escaping The World Beneath. 

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  • Book 1

    • The World Beneath

    • A Joe Tesla Novel
    • By: Rebecca Cantrell
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 347
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 307
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 309

    Award-winning and New York Times best-selling author Rebecca Cantrell drops you into a vast, dark world: 100 miles of living, breathing, tunnels that is the New York City underground. This subterranean labyrinth inhales three million bustling commuters every day. And every day, it breathes them all out again...except for one.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I look forward to the next in the series

    • By PowderRiverRose on 04-22-14

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 2

    • The Tesla Legacy

    • Joe Tesla Series, Book 2
    • By: Rebecca Cantrell
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123

    Still crippled by agoraphobia and confined to the tunnels under New York City, Joe is haunted by the fact that he cannot even attend his father's funeral. His father's death brings threats to the safety of Joe's underground home: guilt over the broken relationship that can never be healed, a mysterious box of papers inherited from eccentric inventor Nikola Tesla, and a ruthless enemy determined to steal those papers no matter the cost.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant second book.

    • By Natalie @ ABookLoversLife on 02-19-16

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 3

    • The Chemistry of Death

    • Joe Tesla Series, Book 3
    • By: Rebecca Cantrell
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79

    In the third thrilling installment of this award-winning series from New York Times best seller Rebecca Cantrell, tortured genius Joe Tesla is on the trail of a sadistic serial killer who charms his victims into the bowels of the Manhattan subway system - and who holds the keys to Joe's crippling condition. Can Joe stop the murderous rampage of this silver-tongued killer, or will he become the next victim?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Joe and Edison take on a Serial Killer! Turf War!

    • By in1ear (John Row) on 08-06-16

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 4

    • The Steel Shark

    • Joe Tesla, Book 4
    • By: Rebecca Cantrell
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    In the latest book in this award-winning thriller series, Joe Tesla ventures out into the ocean depths in an underwater scavenger hunt. The competition turns deadly when a mystery sub rams Joe's and leaves him for dead on the ocean floor. Joe survives and his search for answers leads into a web of international intrigue and enigmatic weapons. When he shares his knowledge with the authorities, they bury his information and threaten to bury him as well. After a drone attack drives him out to sea, he realizes that he alone can discover the truth hidden in a rogue submarine...and save the city he loves from annihilation. But can a man trapped inside by his own fears ever save the larger world above?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • AWESOME! WAITED SO LONG FOR BOOK 4 TO COME OUT AND IT WAS WORTH THE WAIT.

    • By Bunty on 11-23-17

    Regular price: $19.95