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Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate List

Here is a list of the best Jack Ryan books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!

1. Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Boxed Set (Books 1-3) (2013)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate List This deluxe box set includes:THE HUNT FOR RED OCTOBER • PATRIOT GAMES • THE CARDINAL OF THE KREMLIN…
Author(s): Tom Clancy

2. The Hunt for Red October (A Jack Ryan Novel) (2010)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListThe #1 New York Times bestseller that launched the phenomenal career of Tom Clancy—a gripping military thriller that introduced the world to his unforgettable hero, Jack Ryan—n .   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…   Brilliant CIA analyst Jack Ryan has little interest in fieldwork,…
Author(s): Tom Clancy

3. The Teeth of the Tiger (A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel) (2004)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListA man named Mohammed sits in a café in Vienna, about to propose a deal to a Colombian. What if they combined his network of Middle East agents and sympathizers with the Colombian’s drug network in America? The potential for profits would be enormous—and the potential for destruction unimaginable.   A young man in suburban Maryland who has grown up around intrigue is about to put his skills to the test. Taught the ways of the world firsthand by agents, statesmen, analysts, Secret Servicemen, and black-op specialists, he crosses…
Author(s): Tom Clancy

4. The Sum of All Fears (Movie Tie-In) (A Jack Ryan Novel) (2018)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListPeace 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.With one terrible act, distrust mounts, forces collide, and the floundering U.S. president seems unable to cope with the crisis. With the world on the verge of nuclear disaster, Ryan must frantically seek a solution–before the chiefs of state lose control of themselves and the world….
Author(s): Tom Clancy

5. Tom Clancy Point of Contact (A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel) (2018)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListA former U.S. senator and defense contractor needs someone to look over the books of Dalfan Technologies, a Singapore company–quickly. He turns to Jack Ryan, Jr., and Paul Brown, two employees of one of the best financial analysis firms in the country, which also happens to be the cover for The Campus, a top secret American intelligence agency.Brown has no idea that Jack works for The Campus. Jack has no idea that the awkward accountant has been tasked with uploading a cyberwarfare program into the highly secure Dalfan Technologies mainframe on behalf of the CIA. On the verge of mission success, Brown discovers a game…
Author(s): Mike Maden

6. Patriot Games (Movie Tie-In) (A Jack Ryan Novel) (2018)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListAs 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…With the lives of his pregnant wife and young daughter in mortal danger, Ryan accepts a role as a CIA analyst in order to find Miller and shut down the ULA. Going head…
Author(s): Tom Clancy

7. Debt of Honor (A Jack Ryan Novel) (1995)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListBestselling author Tom Clancy takes a bold, incisive look at what our nation’s leaders are calling “the new world order.” The time and place: a world at peace, where yesterday’s enemies are tomorrow’s allies. The players: Jack Ryan as the new U.S. President’s National Security Advisor, and his CIA colleagues, John Clark and Domingo Chavez. The crisis: a shocking chain of events in which the wages of peace are as fully complex—and devastating—as those of war.  …
Author(s): Tom Clancy

8. Executive Orders (A Jack Ryan Novel) (1997)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListThe President is dead. Now, the weight of the world falls on Jack Ryan’s shoulders in this extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller from Tom Clancy.At the climax of Debt of Honor, the most devastating terrorist act in the history of the world left the President, the Joint Chiefs, the Supreme Court, and nearly all of Congress dead. Only Jack Ryan, confirmed Vice President mere minutes before, survived to take the reins of a shaken and leaderless country. Now he must rebuild a government, comfort a grieving nation, and become a true leader. Meanwhile, he is surrounded by…
Author(s): Tom Clancy

9. Tom Clancy Power and Empire (A Jack Ryan Novel) (2018)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListJack Ryan is dealing with an aggresive challenge from the Chinese government as the G20 Summit approaches. Pawns are being moved around a global chessboard: an attack on an oil platform in Africa, a terrorist strike on an American destroyer and a storm tossed American spy ship that may fall into Chinese hands. It seems that Premier Zhao is determined to limit Ryan’s choices in the upcoming negotiations.But there are hints that there’s even more going on. A routine traffic stop in rural Texas leads to a shocking discovery—a link to a Chinese spy who may have intelligence that lays…
Author(s): Marc Cameron

10. A Deadly Distance (Jack Noble #2) (2013)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate List37 HOURS… TO STOP A MADMAN… HELLBENT ON TEARING NOBLE DOWN. Jack is back in the second page-turning novel in the USA Today bestselling Jack Noble Thriller Series. Washington, D.C. Midday. A man waits at a bus stop, his intentions unknown. Two government operatives have been stalking him for days, waiting for him to make his move. Unexpectedly, the man takes off running and heads for a deserted warehouse. Jack Noble and his partner, Frank Skinner, believe the man to be part of a terrorist organization that is involved in smuggling drugs and guns and men into the country. But it turns out…
Author(s): L.T. Ryan

11. Tom Clancy Enemy Contact (A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel) (2019)

 Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate ListThe CIA’s deepest secrets are being given away for a larger agenda that will undermine the entire Western intelligence community. Director of National Intelligence Mary Pat Foley wants it stopped but doesn’t know who, how or why.Jack Ryan, Jr., is dispatched to Poland on a different mission. The clues are thin, and the sketchy trail dead ends in a harrowing fight from which he barely escapes with his life.If that’s not bad enough, Jack gets more tragic news. An old friend, who’s dying from cancer, has one final request for Jack. It seems simple…
Author(s): Mike Maden

Best Jack Ryan Books: The Ultimate List

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We’ve Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement

Author(s): Ryan Grim
Publisher: Strong Arm Press, Year: 2019, Size: 572 Kb, Download: azw3
ID: 2401140

Eclipse Phase: Transhumanity's Fate

Author(s): Ryan Macklin, Jack Graham
Publisher: Posthuman Studios, Year: 2016, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1483687

The Louisiana field guide : understanding life in the Pelican State

Author(s): Ryan Orgera, Wayne Parent, Kent Mathewson, Alecia P. Long, Alex V. Cook, J. Michael Desmond, David Harlan, Raynie Harlan, Joyce Jackson, Michael Pasquier, Aaron Emmitte, Thomas Klingler, Sylvie DuBois, Karen Williams, Zachary Godshall, Anthony Lewis, Barry Cowan
Publisher: LSU Press;Louisiana State University Press, Year: 2014, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2085397

Essentials of Palliative Care

Author(s): Angèle Ryan M.D., Jack M. Berger M.S., M.D., Ph.D. , Nalini Vadivelu, Alan David Kaye, Jack M. Berger (eds.)
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, Year: 2013, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1028309

Where Does Money Come From?

Author(s): Josh Ryan-Collins, Tony Greenham, Richard Werner, Andrew Jackson
Publisher: The New Economics Foundation, Year: 2013, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1282565

Jackpot: High Times, High Seas, and the Sting That Launched the War on Drugs

Author(s): Jason Ryan
Publisher: Lyons Press, Year: 2011, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1146611

Dead or Alive (Jack Ryan)

Author(s): Tom Clancy, Grant Blackwood
Publisher: G. P. Putnam’s Son, of the Penguin Group, Year: 2010, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 405633

John Sayles, Filmmaker: A Critical Study and Filmography, 2d ed.

Author(s): Jack Ryan
Publisher: , Year: 2010, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 549849

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