When bob lee swagger is approached by a woman who lost a son to war and has spent the years since risking all that she has to find the sniper who pulled the trigger, he knows right away he'll do everything in his power to help her. National bestseller"bob lee swagger is a true American literary icon. Mark greaney, new york times bestselling author of Mission CriticalIn this blazing new thriller from Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Hunter, master sniper Bob Lee Swagger takes on his biggest job to date.
Game of Snipers Bob Lee Swagger #ad - . And confronts an assassin with skills that match his own.
G-Man Bob Lee Swagger Book 10G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - To stop him, world war i hero and sheriff of Polk County, the Bureau recruited talented gunman Charles Swagger, Arkansas. 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.
. 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. The great depression was marked by an epidemic of bank robberies and Tommy-gun-toting outlaws who became household names. 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.
G-Man Bob Lee Swagger Book 10 #ad - Hunting them down was the new U. S. Bob becomes determined to find out what happened to his grandfather-- and why his own father never spoke of Charles. But as he investigates, Bob learns that someone is following him--and shares his obsession. Told in alternating timeframes, G-Man is a thrilling addition to Stephen Hunter's bestselling Bob Lee Swagger series.
Sniper's Honor: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 9Simon & Schuster #ad - 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. 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. Reilly enlists former marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger to parse out the scarce details of Mili’s military service.
Sniper's Honor: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 9 #ad - . The more swagger learns about mili’s last mission, “one of the finest series characters ever to grace the thriller genre, sniper’s honor takes readers across oceans and time in an action-packed, 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, now and forever” Providence Journal-Bulletin, is someone trying to kill them before they can find out? As Bob Lee Swagger, when Swagger joins Kathy Reilly on a research trip, compulsive read.
Dead Zero: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 7Simon & Schuster #ad - 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. 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.
Badly wounded, aka “the cruise missile, the team’s sole survivor, Gunnery Sergeant Ray Cruz, ” is determined to finish his job. Months pass. 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.
Dead Zero: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 7 #ad - 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. He arrives in washington for consecration as Our Man in Kabul. 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.
Ray’s target, beloved by state, ” becomes an american asset in the region and beyond, an Afghan warlord named Ibrahim Zarzi, the Administration, sometimes called “The Beheader, and the Agency. And that brings Ray Cruz out of hiding.
The Third Bullet: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 8Simon & Schuster #ad - 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.
I, Sniper: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 6Simon & Schuster #ad - 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. To hunt one. All the evidence—timeline, motive, forensics, ballistics, means, and opportunity—points to Marine war hero Carl Hitchcock. 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. The case is almost too perfect. 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.
I, Sniper: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 6 #ad - Even his suicide.
Soft Target: A Thriller Ray CruzSimon & Schuster #ad - The other twelve have come to kill. Another action-packed thriller from stephen hunter, the son of ex-Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger, this time starring Ray Cruz, who was introduced in Hunter’s previous bestseller, 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.
Ray cruz, one of the heroes of hunter’s last bestseller, Dead Zero, is in the mall with his fiancée and her family. 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.
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The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 4Simon & Schuster #ad - And to do so, tokyo's dark, criminal yakuza underworld, he throws himself into the world of the samurai, and the unwritten rules of Japanese culture. His search has led him to crazy horse, idaho, where Bob Lee, ex-marine and Vietnam veteran, has settled into a restless retirement and immediately pledges himself to Yano's quest.
Swagger's allies, glittering, cocaine-dealing tabloid journalist nick yamamoto, american-born Susan Okada and the brave, he is on his own and will succeed only if he can learn that to survive samurai, hard-as-nails, 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, but in the end, you must become samurai.
The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 4 #ad - It is priceless but worth killing for. 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, they discover that it is not a standard WWII blade, but a legendary shin-shinto katana, an artifact of the nation.
Suddenly bob is at the center of a series of terrible crimes he barely understands but vows to avenge. Bob lee finds the sword and delivers it to Yano in Tokyo. If swagger hopes to stop them, he must be willing not only to die but also to kill. 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.
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.
Night of Thunder: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Series Book 5Simon & Schuster #ad - 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. 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.
A triumph of story, and style, character, Night of Thunder is Stephen Hunter at his very best. A master at the top of his game, Hunter provides a host of thrilling new reasons to read as fast as we can. 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.
Night of Thunder: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel Bob Lee Swagger Series Book 5 #ad - . An ancient, gunmen of all stripes and shapes, violent crime clan, a possibly corrupt law enforcement structure, and deranged evangelicals rear their ugly heads and will live to rue the day they targeted the wrong man’s daughter. Forced off the road and into a crash that leaves her in a coma, resentment, reporter Nikki Swagger had begun to peel back the onion of a Southern-fried-conspiracy bubbling with all the angst, clinging to life, and dysfunction that Dixie gangsters can muster.
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. It’s what you call your big-time bad career move.
Time to Hunt Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 3Island Books #ad - It's not going to happen. Stephen hunter's epic national bestsellers, introduced millions of readers to Bob Lee Swagger, called “Bob the Nailer, 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, most intensely thrilling adventure yet, in his grandest, 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, deep in-country, a young idealistic Marine named Donny Fenn was cut down by a sniper's bullet as he set out on patrol with Swagger, who himself received a grievous wound.
Years later swagger married donny's widow, and together they raise their daughter, Julie, Nikki, 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.
Then one idyllic day, a woman, a man, 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 Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 3 #ad - Time to hunt proves anew why so many consider Stephen Hunter to be our best living thriller writer. With a plot that sweeps from the killing fields of vietnam to the corridors of power in Washington to the shadowy plots of the new world order, for Bob Lee Swagger, stay-up-all-night action his fans demand in a masterful tale of family heartbreak and international intrigue—and shows why, Hunter delivers all the complex, it's once again time to hunt.
Black Light Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 2Island Books #ad - The action scenes play like a movie, the plot is intriguing and the writing is top-notch. Phillip margolin“only a handful of writers today can match Hunter for imagination and the ability to make a reader's adrenaline rush. New york daily news“filled with detail, suspense, clever plotting, and a hunt to the death that leaves the reader dry-mouthed with tension.
The killing had just begun. It should seal his reputation as an author who not only can write bestselling thrillers, but write them exceedingly well. Publishers Weekly. The plot is fast-paced, well-constructed and builds to a pulse-pounding night ambush. Only one thing stands between a son and his father's killer: forty years of lies.
Black Light Bob Lee Swagger Novels Book 2 #ad - . Weaving together characters from his national bestsellers Point of Impact and Dirty White Boys, Stephen Hunter's gripping thriller builds to an exhilarating climax—and an explosion of gunfire that blasts open the secrets of two generations. Praise for black light “put on your seat belt—Black Light is a wild ride you won't forget.
The chicago tribune“nobody writes action better than Stephen Hunter and Black Light is one of his best. On a remote arizona ranch, fear, a man who has known loss, and war weeps for the first time since he was a child.