Secrets are the foundation of intelligence work, but Jack Ryan Jr's about to find out that the deadliest secret of all may be standing right next to him.
Mike Maden grew up working in the canneries, feed mills and slaughterhouses of California's San Joaquin Valley. A lifelong fascination with history and warfare ultimately lead to a Ph.D. in political science focused on conflict and technology in international relations. Like millions of others, he first became a Tom Clancy fan after reading The Hunt for Red October, and began his published fiction career in the same techno-thriller genre, starting with Droneand the sequels, Blue Warrior, Drone Command and Drone Threat. He's honored to be joining "The Campus" as a writer in Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, Jr., series.
There's hardly another thriller writer alive who can fuel an
adrenaline surge the way Clancy can * Daily Mail *
Exhilarating. No other novelist is giving so full a picture of modern conflict. * Sunday Times *
Grunt-level action, advanced cyber warfare, and plenty of high-tech weaponry... * Publishers Weekly on Mike Maden *