Tom Clancy is called the father of the Techno-thriller, but to label SHADOW OF THE DRAGON a Techno-thriller is a disservice. So, keeping with todays generation’s endless need to sub-categorize, I humbly submit a new genre: the SHMENGE thriller
(Spy/Historical/Military/EspioNage/Geopolitical/Epic). Hell, it even pays tribute to Tom’s love of acronyms. ”When the genre is SHMENGE, you know you got something.”
2018 is the year of the bear.
Russia and Putin are dominating this years book releases - making one nostalgic for the clarity of the Cold War
Those Were The Days
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The Leningrad Cowboys and the Alexandrov Red Army Choir Concert was recorded at Senate Square, Helsinki on 12 June 1993
Since a young age, I've been in love with the thriller genre. Television, movies, and especially books.
Casablanca remains the benchmark by which everything else is judged. The dialogue, the cinematography, and the story, is perfection in which all should strive
I'm very lucky to be doing what I love as my profession. This job allows me to travel and meet with interesting new and old hands in this very interesting genre