Authors > Tom Clancy

The Hunt for Red October

Somewhere under the freezing Atlantic, a Soviet sub commander has just made a fateful decision. The Red October is heading west. The Americans want her. The Russians want her back. The chase for the highly advanced nuclear submarine is on--and there's only one man who can find her...

Year: 1984
Genre: Chase StoryCold War

Patriot Games

As an American in London on vacation with his family, Jack Ryan never imagined his quick thinking would prevent an assassination attempt on Britain's royal family and earn him the gratitude of an entire nation--and the scorn of an ultra-left-wing faction of the IRA. Irish terrorist Sean Miller and his followers in the Ulster Liberation Army intend to make sure Ryan pays for his interference in blood. But he's not the only one they're after...

Year: 1987
Genre: RevengeTerrorist

Clear and Present Danger

When Colombian drug lords assassinate both the U.S. ambassador and the visiting head of the FBI, their actions trigger a covert response from the American government--a response that goes horribly wrong... Jack Ryan should be privy to operations like the one in Colombia, but he's been left completely in the dark. With the help of field officer John Clark, Ryan intends to find out what's really going on. But while they expect danger from without, the greatest threat of all may come from within.

Year: 1989
Genre: CIADrug Running

The Sum of All Fears

Peace may finally be at hand in the Middle East, as Jack Ryan, Deputy Director of Intelligence for the CIA, lays the groundwork for a plan that could end centuries of conflict. But ruthless terrorists have a final, desperate card to play: a nuclear weapon hidden somewhere in the United States.

Year: 1991
Genre: CIATerrorist


SERIES: Jack Ryan

Year# TitleGenres & Tags

19841The Hunt for Red OctoberChase StoryCold War
19872Patriot GamesRevengeTerrorist
19883The Cardinal of the KremlinCold WarEspionage
19894Clear and Present DangerCIADrug Running
19915The Sum of All FearsCIATerrorist
19946Debt of HonorCIATerrorist
19967Executive OrdersPolitical Thriller
20008The Bear and the DragonEspionagePolitical ThrillerTerrorist
20029Red Rabbit1980sCIACold War