The Third Bullet: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 8
Simon & Schuster - Kennedy. Former marine sniper bob lee swagger investigates one of the most enduring controversies of our time—the JFK assassination—in this New York Times bestselling “terrific thriller” Booklist, starred review. Bestselling author stephen hunter takes on one of the most shocking crimes in American history when his celebrated hero ex-Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger follows the smallest hint of a lead to its staggering conclusion—about the fateful third bullet that ended the life of President John F.
Dead Zero: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 7
Simon & Schuster - He arrives in washington for consecration as Our Man in Kabul. Badly wounded, the team’s sole survivor, aka “the Cruise Missile, Gunnery Sergeant Ray Cruz, ” is determined to finish his job. From new york times bestselling author and pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Hunter comes a thriller that pits former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger against the only man who might be able to outshoot him.
A marine sniper team on a mission in tribal territories on the Afghan-Pakistan border, Whiskey 2-2 is ambushed by professionals using the latest high-tech shooting gear. Swagger, sniper, the legendary hero of seven of hunter’s novels from Point of Impact to last year’s bestselling I, is recruited by the FBI to stop the Cruise Missile from reaching his target.
Dead Zero: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 7 - And that brings Ray Cruz out of hiding. The problem is that the more swagger learns about what happened in Zabol, the more he questions the US government’s support of Zarzi and the more he identifies with Cruz as hunter instead of prey. Ray’s target, ” becomes an american asset in the region and beyond, sometimes called “The Beheader, the Administration, beloved by State, an Afghan warlord named Ibrahim Zarzi, and the Agency.
He almost succeeds when a mystery blast terminates his enterprise, leaving a thirty-foot crater where a building used to be—and where Sergeant Cruz was meant to be hiding. Months pass.
Sniper's Honor: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 9
Simon & Schuster - The more swagger learns about mili’s last mission, the more he’s convinced her disappearance was no accident—but why would the russian government go to such lengths to erase the existence of one of their own decorated soldiers? And why, races to put the pieces together, when Swagger joins Kathy Reilly on a research trip, now and forever” Providence Journal-Bulletin, Sniper’s Honor takes readers across oceans and time in an action-packed, is someone trying to kill them before they can find out? As Bob Lee Swagger, “one of the finest series characters ever to grace the thriller genre, compulsive read.
In this tour de force—part historical thriller, part modern adventure—from the New York Times bestselling author of I, Sniper, Bob Lee Swagger uncovers why World War II’s greatest sniper was erased from history…and why her disappearance still matters today. Ludmilla “mili” petrova was once the most hunted woman on earth, having raised the fury of two of the most powerful leaders on either side of World War II: Joseph Stalin and Adolf Hitler.
Sniper's Honor: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 9 - Reilly enlists former marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger to parse out the scarce details of Mili’s military service. But kathy reilly of the washington post doesn’t know any of that when she encounters a brief mention of Mili in an old Russian propaganda magazine, and becomes interested in the story of a legendary, beautiful female sniper who seems to have vanished from history.
I, Sniper: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 6
Simon & Schuster - Recruited by the fbi to examine the data, retired marine sharpshooter Bob Lee Swagger penetrates the new technology of the secretive sniper world to unravel a sophisticated conspiracy run by his most ruthless adversary yet—a marksman whose keen intellect and pinpoint accuracy rival his own. The explosive new york times bestseller by stephen Hunter that sends ex-Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger into the thick of an FBI investigation and features some of the greatest gunfights ever to grace the page.
It takes a seasoned killer… Four famed ‘60s radicals are gunned down at long range by a sniper. Even his suicide. To hunt one. All the evidence—timeline, motive, ballistics, forensics, means, and opportunity—points to Marine war hero Carl Hitchcock. The case is almost too perfect. But when the enemy and his deadly henchmen mistake Bob for the hunted, it’s clear that some situations call for a good man with a gun…and the guts to use it.
Night of Thunder: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 5
Simon & Schuster - And—in the form of brother richard, a self-decreed “Sinnerman” out of the old fire-and-brimstone tradition—Hunter offers up his most diabolical, engaging villain yet. A master at the top of his game, Hunter provides a host of thrilling new reasons to read as fast as we can. It’s what you call your big-time bad career move.
A triumph of story, and style, character, Night of Thunder is Stephen Hunter at his very best. When swagger picks up peeling where his daughter left off, and his swift sword of justice is let loose, we find a true American hero in his most stunning action to date. Forced off the road and into a crash that leaves her in a coma, reporter Nikki Swagger had begun to peel back the onion of a Southern-fried-conspiracy bubbling with all the angst, clinging to life, resentment, and dysfunction that Dixie gangsters can muster.
Night of Thunder: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 5 - All of it is set against the backdrop of excitement and insanity that only a weeklong NASCAR event can bring to the backwoods of a town as seemingly sleepy as Bristol, Tennessee. An ancient, violent crime clan, a possibly corrupt law enforcement structure, gunmen of all stripes and shapes, and deranged evangelicals rear their ugly heads and will live to rue the day they targeted the wrong man’s daughter.
New york times bestselling author stephen Hunter sends former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger deep into the heart of NASCAR country in this action-packed thriller. Talk about a ride! woe unto he who crosses Bob Lee Swagger, especially when his daughter’s life is at stake.
The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 4
Simon & Schuster - His search has led him to crazy horse, where Bob Lee, Idaho, ex-marine and Vietnam veteran, has settled into a restless retirement and immediately pledges himself to Yano's quest. In the 47th samurai, the gritty hero of stephen hunter's bestselling novels Point of Impact and Time to Hunt, Bob Lee Swagger, returns in Hunter's most intense and exotic thriller to date.
On inspection, but a legendary shin-shinto katana, they discover that it is not a standard WWII blade, an artifact of the nation. As the plot races and the violence escalates, it becomes clear that a ruthless conspiracy is in place, power, and the only thing that can be taken for granted is that money, and sex can drive men of all nationalities to gruesome extremes.
The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 4 - More than sixty years later, Yano comes to America to honor the legacy of his heroic father by recovering the sword he used in the battle. Bob lee swagger and philip yano are bound together by a single moment at Iwo Jima, when their fathers, two brave fighters on opposite sides, 1945, met in the bloody and chaotic battle for the island.
Suddenly bob is at the center of a series of terrible crimes he barely understands but vows to avenge. And to do so, tokyo's dark, he throws himself into the world of the samurai, criminal yakuza underworld, and the unwritten rules of Japanese culture. Only earl Swagger survived. Swagger's allies, hard-as-nails, but in the end, cocaine-dealing tabloid journalist nick yamamoto, and ominous world from the shady bosses of the seamy Kabukicho district to officials in the highest echelons of the Japanese government, help him move through this strange, glittering, American-born Susan Okada and the brave, he is on his own and will succeed only if he can learn that to survive samurai, you must become samurai.
Island Books - He is the most dangerous man alive. He only wants to live in peace with his family, and forget the war that nearly killed him. It's not going to happen. Stephen hunter's epic national bestsellers, called "bob the nailer, introduced millions of readers to Bob Lee Swagger, Point of Impact and Black Light, " a heroic but flawed Vietnam War veteran forced twice to use his skills as a master sniper to defend his life and his honor.
Now, in his grandest, most intensely thrilling adventure yet, Bob the Nailer must face his deadliest foe from Vietnam--and his own demons--to save his wife and daughter. During the latter days of the vietnam war, a young idealistic Marine named Donny Fenn was cut down by a sniper's bullet as he set out on patrol with Swagger, deep in-country, who himself received a grievous wound.
Years later swagger married donny's widow, Nikki, and together they raise their daughter, Julie, on a ranch in the isolated Sawtooth Mountains in Idaho. Although he struggles with the painful legacy of Vietnam, Swagger's greatest wish--to leave his violent past behind and live quietly with his family--seems to have come true.
Time to Hunt Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 3 - Then one idyllic day, a man, a woman, and a girl set out from the ranch on horseback. High on a ridge above a mountain pass, a thousand yards distant, one of the world's greatest marksmen, a calm, cold-eyed shooter, peers through a telescopic sight at the three approaching figures. Out of his tortured past, a mortal enemy has once again found Bob the Nailer.
Time to hunt proves anew why so many consider Stephen Hunter to be our best living thriller writer.
G.P. Putnam's Sons - Division of investigation—soon to become the FBI—which was determined to nab the most dangerous gangster this country has ever produced: Baby Face Nelson. But as he investigates, Bob learns that someone is following him—and shares his obsession. A roaring good read. Forbes. Com master sniper bob lee swagger returns in this riveting novel by bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Hunter.
Told in alternating timeframes, G-Man is a thrilling addition to Stephen Hunter’s bestselling Bob Lee Swagger series. Hunting them down was the new U. S. To stop him, world war i hero and sheriff of Polk County, the Bureau recruited talented gunman Charles Swagger, Arkansas. Bob becomes determined to find out what happened to his grandfather— and why his own father never spoke of Charles.
G-Man Bob Lee Swagger Book 10 - Eighty years later, charles’s grandson bob Lee Swagger uncovers a strongbox containing an array of memorabilia dating back to 1934—a federal lawman’s badge, a. 45 automatic preserved in cosmoline, a mysterious gun part, and a cryptic diagram—all belonging to Charles Swagger. The great depression was marked by an epidemic of bank robberies and Tommy-gun-toting outlaws who became household names.
. Ryan philippe currently stars as Bob Lee Swagger on the hit USA Network series Shooter.
Island Books - Hunter knows his guns, and he writes about them with a precision that holds the attention of even a fervent anti-gun supporter. The orlando sentinel“One of the most skilled hands in the thriller business. Only one thing stands between a son and his father's killer: forty years of lies. On a remote arizona ranch, a man who has known loss, fear, and war weeps for the first time since he was a child.
His tears are for the father taken from him four decades before in a deadly shoot-out. And his grief will lead him back to the place where he was born, where his father died, and where a brutal conspiracy is about to explode. For bob lee swagger, arkansas, the world changed on that hot day in Blue Eye, when two local boys rode armed and wild in a '55 Fairlane convertible.
Black Light Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 2 - The killing had just begun. Swagger's father, a state trooper, Earl, was investigating the brutal murder of a young woman that day. By midnight Earl Swagger lay dead in a deserted cornfield. Now bob Lee wants answers. He wants to know the truth behind the shoot -out that took his father's life, a mystery buried in forty years of lies.
Because for bob lee swagger, the killing didn't end that day in Blue Eye, Arkansas.
Simon & Schuster - Another action-packed thriller from stephen hunter, who was introduced in Hunter’s previous bestseller, the son of ex-Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger, this time starring Ray Cruz, Dead Zero. Ten thousand people jam the aisles, the elevators, the corridors, and the escalators of America, the Mall—a giant Rubik’s Cube of a structure with its own amusement park located in the spacious center atrium.
The other twelve have come to kill. Of those people, 9, 988 have come to shop. The retired marine sniper thought he was done with stalking and killing—but among the trapped thousands, he’s the only one with a plan and the guts to confront the self-proclaimed “Brigade Mumbai. Now all he needs is a gun.
Simon & Schuster - The american is named Earl Swagger. Havana, the sultry spring of 1953: gambling is expensive, sex is cheap, and death is free. They would be friends in a sane world, for they are so similar in their capabilities and experiences. And everybody wants something. In havana, eroticism, shot-through with violence, Stephen Hunter has produced a truly epic adventure story, and the pressures of big money and big politics, set in a legendary time and place.
He speaks of. Of revolution even. A half-hour by air from miami, it's the world's hottest -- and most dangerous -- city. For, frankie horsekiller of the famed times square massacre; the secret police officer called ojos bellos -- beautiful eyes -- for his penchant to interrogate at scalpel point; the beautiful Filipina Jean-Marie Augustine, cheery young CIA fellows on the embassy's Third Floor, who knows so much; and even those crew-cut, like an orchid hot house, Havana's climate grows spectacular specimens: the wise old mobster king Meyer Lansky, who runs the casinos for his nervous New York sponsors; the syndicate hitman Frankie Carbine, behind whose baby-blues and tender faces lurk all manner of deviousness.
Havana: An Earl Swagger Novel - . Neither man's assignment will be easy. The russian, also a veteran of tough battles from spain in '36 to Berlin in '45, Speshnev, with a few stays in the gulag just for seasoning, has a similar assignment: he too is sent by strategic gamesters to pay attention to that same young orator. From the plush mobster casinos in Centro to the backstreet brothels on Zanja Street, you can get anything you want, for a price.