Nelson DeMille is the New York Times bestselling author of twenty novels, six of which were #1 New York Times bestsellers. His novels include The Deserter, (written with Alex DeMille), The Cuban Affair, Radiant Angel, Plum Island, The Charm School, The Gold Coast, and The General's Daughter, which was made into a major motion picture, starring John Travolta and Madeleine Stowe. He has written short stories, book reviews, and articles for magazines and newspapers. Nelson DeMille is a combat-decorated U.S. Army veteran, a member of Mensa, Poets & Writers, and the Authors Guild, and a member and past president of the Mystery Writers of America. He is also a member of the International Thriller Writers, who honored him as 2015 ThrillerMaster of the Year. He lives on Long Island with his family.
PRAISE FOR THE CUBAN AFFAIR BY NELSON DEMILLE:
"[An] action-packed, relentlessly paced thriller... A line from
the novel perfectly describes this page-turner: 'Sex, money, and
adventure. Does it get any better than that?'"
--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"DeMille's latest is a timely stay-up-all-night, nail-biting
page-turner featuring his iconic tongue-in-cheek, articulate,
rhythmic narrative. His affably irreverent protagonist, fantastic
believable supporting characters, and tense, realistic Cuba-set
scenes including some jaw-dropping revelations make this a
must-read for his many fans."
--Library Journal (starred review)
"The Cuban Affair feels authentic and real, and it
provides knuckle-white tension mixed in with levity."
"The opening of The Cuban Affair is dynamite--crisp,
funny and dramatic--and the climactic conclusion is masterful
action writing, fast, precise and genuinely gripping."
"This is powerful, mythic stuff, like Confederate gold and Nazi
treasure...As the true nature of the charter-boat owner's job
becomes clear and the betrayals begin, DeMille mounts a long,
magnificent sequence with boat chases, helicopter rescues, and
tracer fire. They're all described in that visceral style the
author has mastered."
"This book has that incredible wit that Nelson DeMille has, and
nobody writes characters like Nelson does."
--Tampa Bay Times
"Nelson DeMille has outdone himself. I thought that Plum
Island was one of my favorite thrillers of all time, but I was
wrong--DeMille is always going up a gear and The Cuban
Affair is going to be one of the top ten thrillers of the
"DeMille's known for penning hot thrillers (Plum Island,
Night Fall), and this one--his 20th--doesn't
disappoint...DeMille keeps it fast-paced, with fascinating details
about contemporary Cuba."
"With his latest, The Cuban Affair, DeMille cements his
reputation as an author of compelling, finely crafted and at times,
humorous standalone thrillers. he Cuban Affair bursts with
DeMille's signature authenticity--a byproduct of DeMille's passion
--The Big Thrill
"Ambitious...a masterpiece of both form and function.
Storytelling at its very best."
"The Cuban Affair offers romance, adventure and an astute
and amusing look at today's Cuban communist police state."
"Bestseller Nelson DeMille's reputation precedes him, and his
new novel delivers...This one will keep you on the edge of your
"With his signature humor and heart-pounding pace, DeMille does
not disappoint in this brilliantly written novel."
--Atlanta Jewish Times
"The thriller charts a satisfying course. A good day's work from
an old pro."