Nelson DeMille is a former U.S. Army lieutenant who served in Vietnam and is the author of nineteen acclaimed novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers Night Fall, Plum Island, The Gate House, The Lion, The Panther, and Radiant Angel. His other New York Times bestsellers include The Charm School, Word of Honor, The Gold Coast, Spencerville, The Lion's Game, Up Country, Wild Fire, and The General's Daughter, the last of which was a major motion picture. For more information, you can visit NelsonDeMille.net.
"The thriller form is as technically demanding as a sonnet, and DeMille works with enormous intelligentce, pacing his two narrative strands -- Asad Khalil's rampage and John adn Kate's hunt -- with the greatest craft."--New York Times Book Review