Thriller books

Karen Katchur

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Karen Katchur is a successful new writer of suspense thrillers whose path to getting published encompassed elements of old-time publishing and the brave new world. Like most new writers, she could not get the attention of big-time New York agents. So she improvised and gained the services of Canadian agent P.S. Literary Agency. That was […]

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Tom Clancy

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Tom Clancy and his Hunt for Red October are widely credited with launching techno-thrillers into the stratosphere of popularity among book readers and movie-goers. So obviously he must have been a brilliant writer who was destined for success from the very beginning, right? Well . . . maybe not. Hoping to go into military service, […]

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Renee Roberson

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Among the up-and-coming thriller writers in the world today, Renee Roberson is a pleasant surprise. She has won a number of awards for her short stories, including first place in the 2018 Writer’s Digest competition for thriller fiction. Yet Renee’s writing is also a reminder of how diverse the “thriller” category of books actually is. […]

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Vince Flynn

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There is no question about it. Vince Flynn was inspiring. His books were pretty good too — usually led by the stalwart and indomitable Mitch Rapp. But take a moment to look behind the scenes and see Vince’s life. Stuck in an administrative job at Kraft foods, Vince looked around and knew he didn’t want […]