The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Ghost War and The Faithful Spy returns with a novel of international intrigue and catastrophic terrorism that "keeps the reader caring, and guessing, until the end." (Booklist)

For CIA operative John Wells, the underworld has become more real than the real world. He's spent years in the close company of evil men. And he's paid the price in every possible way. Now, he's on the ragged edge of burnout. His nights are plagued by twisted dreams. He's beginning to doubt if he can ever live a normal life.

He is right to think so.

For revenge...

Praise for The Silent Man

The Silent Man succeeds in seizing the attention from the start and never letting go.”—The New York Times

“Superior entertainment.”—The Washington Post

“John Wells saves the world for the third time in as many books, but we wouldn't have it any other way.”—Booklist

“Well-plotted and thoughtful…Fast and furious when it needs to be, this is a welcome addition to an excellent series.”Publishers Weekly
 
“A swift and gripping read reminiscent of David Stone's thrillers.”Library Journal
 
The Silent Man offers readers a tale that mixes suspense with technical detail a la Tom Clancy.”St. Louis Post-Dispatch