Books by Richard Marcinko

Retired from the Navy as a full commander after more than thirty years of service. He is currently CEO of SOS Temps, his private security consulting frim whose clients are governments and corporations.


BLOOD LIES by Jim DeFelice
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

In the latest covert-ops Rogue Warrior caper penned by and starring wisecracking ex-Navy SEAL Marcinko, two damsels in distress in Mexico need help—and then there's the matter of a Hezbollah camp the female secretary of state has heard is being harbored by the Mexican drug cartel.

Marcinko first must rescue Melissa, the beautiful and feisty 22-year-old daughter of a retired SEAL, from kidnappers. Read full book review >

VENGEANCE by Richard Marcinko
THRILLERS
Released: June 1, 2005

"Ridiculous fun, like Lethal Weapon flicks."
Marcinko takes on Homeland Security to show how far from secure the homeland is. Read full book review >
THRILLERS
Released: Oct. 22, 2002

Tenth, we think, in the outrageously vulgar Rogue Warrior series and the first solo effort by Commander Loose Cannon Marcinko in years (he usually writes with John Weisman). Read full book review >

ROGUE WARRIOR: DETACHMENT BRAVO by Richard Marcinko
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2001

The outrageously lippy Marcinko/Weisman team have marketed retired Commander Marcinko's original hotheaded memoir of his years as a Navy SEAL (Rogue Warrior, 1992) into what has become a quasifictional ten-volume series. Read full book review >

THRILLERS
Released: May 1, 2000

A sixth blood-and-guts novel in the series spun off from Marcinko's bestselling (nonfiction) memoir of his career as a Navy SEAL (Rogue Warrior, 1992). Read full book review >

THRILLERS
Released: March 1, 1998

This fifth in a wildly successful series (Rogue Warrior: Designation Gold, p. 85, etc.) mixing brutal action and high-tech toys doesn't stray far from the formula. Read full book review >

THRILLERS
Released: March 1, 1997

Following the assassination of an American military attachÇ in the former USSR, the Pentagon sends Marcinko on a priority (Designation Gold) mission to Moscow with orders to investigate the brutal murder. A sometime Navy SEAL (whose real-life exploits in Vietnam were chronicled in the 1992 bestseller Rogue Warrior), Marcinko has had an active (if fictive) post-retirement career in which he offers caustic first-person accounts of dirty jobs done for low-profile agencies of the US government (Rogue Warrior: Task Force Blue, 1996, etc.). Read full book review >

THRILLERS
Released: March 1, 1996

In their third outing, Marcinko and his roguish warriors do violent, imaginative battle with America's home-front enemies. Following retirement as a US Navy SEAL, Marcinko embarked on an active if fictive career as a handyman for the military (his vastly entertaining exploits are chronicled in such blood-and- thunder opera as Rogue Warrior: Green Team, 1995). Read full book review >

ROGUE WARRIOR: GREEN TEAM by Richard Marcinko
THRILLERS
Released: March 1, 1995

Marcinko has not gone gentle into the good night of retirement following a rough-and-ready career as a US Navy SEAL (chronicled in blood-red, white, and blue detail in his bestselling 1992 autobiography, Rogue Warrior). Read full book review >

ROGUE WARRIOR II: RED CELL by Richard Marcinko
THRILLERS
Released: March 1, 1994

Rogue Warrior, a blood-and-guts account of Marcinko's stormy- petrel career as a Navy SEAL, earned its author a top spot on 1992's bestseller lists. Read full book review >

ROGUE WARRIOR by Richard Marcinko
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 2, 1992

The stormy career of a top Navy SEAL hotspur. Commander Marcinko, USN Ret., recently served time at Petersburg Federal Prison for conspiracy to defraud the Navy by overcharging for specialized equipment—the result, he says, of telling off too many admirals. Read full book review >