Search Results: "Jim DeFelice"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 2, 2008

"A valuable contribution to the history of a catastrophic raid."
Prolific novelist DeFelice (Leopards Kill, 2007, etc.) turns to nonfiction and brings to life a disastrous World War II encounter. Read full book review >

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COYOTE BIRD by Jim DeFelice
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 1992

"A neatly done first thriller."
In post-Bush America, the only threat to the smartest airplane in the universe is its evil twin, which is owned and operated by a terribly ambitious Japanese industrialist. Read full book review >

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THE HELIOS CONSPIRACY by Jim DeFelice
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 28, 2012

"A breezy and informative FBI thriller with personality to burn."
Wisecracking, rule-breaking FBI special agent Andy Fisher (Threat Level Black, 2005) returns to investigate the murder of his long mooned-over ex-girlfriend Kathy, brainy point person behind potentially life-changing solar-energy technology. Read full book review >

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WAR BREAKER by Jim DeFelice
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 20, 1993

"There's some silly business about divine apparitions and amorous telepathy, but it's atoned for by the fresh new scenery."
A bankrupt ex-CIA agent takes his helicopter flying skills to the Indian subcontinent—where Muslim monarchists, Sikh separatists, and megalomaniac militarists are at daggers drawn. Read full book review >

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Released: April 26, 2012

"A ride alongside a master flier with a cool head and sly sense of humor who, even facing death, refused to be grounded by circumstance."
Facing a terminal illness, an aviator reflects on his time above and below the clouds. Read full book review >

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AMERICAN WIFE by Taya Kyle
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 4, 2015

"A straightforward, honest, and humble memoir."
Kyle relates the story of her life with her husband, Chris Kyle, of American Sniper fame. Read full book review >

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BLOOD OF WAR by Larry Bond
Released: Jan. 22, 2013

"Bond and DeFelice conjure a chillingly all-too-believable near future global conflict."
The final installment in Bond and DeFelice's four-book Red Dragon Rising series sees China moving inexorably toward its conquest of Vietnam, while those in the know in the United States government and security services work behind the scenes to stop the Chinese juggernaut in its tracks. Read full book review >

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SHOCK OF WAR by Larry Bond
Released: Jan. 3, 2012

"Crank up the La-Z-Boy, lean back and enjoy."
Third in the very-near-future war series (Edge of War, 2010, etc.) about a drought-stricken, starving and desperate China's efforts to secure food supplies by invading lush Vietnam. Read full book review >

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LARRY BOND’S FIRST TEAM by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 14, 2006

"Relentless action. No time for reflection."
Bond and DeFelice send their First Team to Korea, where radioactive waste is turning up in the wrong places and a billionaire in the South is too chummy with nasty customers in the North. Read full book review >

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VENGEANCE by Richard Marcinko
MYSTERY THRILLER
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 >

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LARRY BOND’S FIRST TEAM by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2004

"Action on every page. Maybe in every paragraph."
A mythically capable CIA operative leads a team of intrepid, off-the-books warriors in a battle to defuse a terrorist dead-set on the destruction of Honolulu. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

"A harrowing personal journey of courageous self-empowerment during wartime."
Fiery, insightful memoir from the former Iraqi translator who fought alongside U.S. Special Forces during the recent war in Iraq. Read full book review >