Vince Flynn ushered in his counter-terrorism hero, Mitch Rapp, in the late 1990s and never looked back. His Mitch Rapp political thrillers are reliable best-sellers, and even after Flynn died far too young at age 47, the series continues through author Kyle Mills, who has done incredibly well with big shoes to fill. The Rapp […]
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Many people who worked in national security and espionage—professions that prize discretion—have turned to successful careers as novelists. These former spies, security advisers, counter-terrorism operators and intelligence directors lend a realistic, veteran approach to their prose, but their books still don’t give up all their secrets. Here are some of the best. John Stockwell A […]
Tom Clancy’s newest offering, Dead Or Alive, brings together longtime protagonist Jack Ryan, along with John Clark, Domingo Chavez and the President’s son Jack Ryan Jr.
Check out the book trailer for Gideon’s War, the new novel from Howard Gordon, the scribe behind TV’s 24 series.
Beecher White, a young archivist, spends his days working with the most important documents of the U.S. government. He has always been the keeper of other people’s stories, never a part of the story himself…until now.
Conservative political fiction writer Joel C. Rosenberg is back with another rich story of intrigue and danger in the far east.
Bestselling crime thriller novelist James Patterson is back with a new Alex Cross book, Cross Fire. In this short video, he sits down with the cameras to answer questions about the new book, including the fate of his recurring characters. Interestingly, Patterson also chats about the upcoming screen adaptation of an unnamed Alex Cross book.
Lee Child has released a brief (as in 15 seconds) book trailer for his recently released crime thriller, Worth Dying For. The novel is another in the popular Jack Reacher series.
The writer behind Mystic River and Shutter Island is back with another hardboiled crime thriller featuring private detective Patrick Kenzie.
William Gibson, the father of techno thrillers, is back to narrate a suitably futuristic book trailer for his new work, Zero History.