"Retribution proves that the scariest story is the true story. Here's the real intelligence operation." —Brad Meltzer
A shattering debut thriller in which an unstoppable force of destruction is about to strike at the heart of America. . .
The remote and impenetrable Pakistani mountains have offered refuge to the worst enemies of civilization since the time of Alexander. Now, the world faces a new challenge. Reared from birth to harbor a seething hatred, a lone man is about to unleash a firestorm that will rage for centuries. And the window of opportunity to stop him is shutting much faster than Washington D.C. can hope to deal with.
A top lethal operative, Will Parker is embedded within the terrorist's ranks to stop this catastrophic disaster. But with a nuclear core on its way to the U.S., Parker will go to any lengths to stop a biological terror more lethal than anything the USA—and the world—has ever faced.
Retribution—a dire warning of what our future may hold. . .and our end.
"Want to see what the military's really like? Harp knows his stuff." —Brad Meltzer
"A stunner. . .reminds me of Tom Clancy at his finest." —New York Times bestselling author James Rollins
Praise for Retribution
"I seldom come across a thriller as authentic and well-written as Retribution. Andy Harp brings his considerable military expertise to a global plot that's exciting, timely, and believable. His characters are exceptionally well-drawn and convincing. If you like Tom Clancy's work, you'll love Retribution. Andy Harp is very much his own man, however, and to say that I’m impressed is an understatement.” —David Morrell, New York Times bestselling author of The Protector
“Andy Harp’s Retribution is a stunner: a blow to the gut and shot of adrenaline. Here is a novel written with authentic authority and bears shocking relevance to the dangers of today. It reminds me of Tom Clancy at his finest. Put this novel on your must‑read list—anything by Harp is now on mine.” —James Rollins, New York Times bestselling author of Bloodline
“Retribution by Andy Harp is an outstanding thriller with vivid characters, breakneck pacing, and suspense enough for even the most demanding reader. On top of that, Harp writes with complete authenticity and a tremendous depth of military knowledge and expertise. A fantastic read—don’t miss it!” —Douglas Preston, #1 bestselling author of Impact
“A fast‑paced, suspenseful thriller loaded with vivid characters and backed by a depth of military knowledge. Top gun!” —Kathy Reichs , #1 bestselling author of The Temperance Brennan and Tory Brennan series
About the Author
Anderson Harp has served the United States Marine Corps in many capacities, from artillery to teaching mountain warfare and arctic survival. His military work has taken him from the Arctic Circle and Fort Greely, Alaska (where a typical day reaches 44 below zero) to the Persian Gulf, Central America, Europe, South Korea, and the Pentagon. As an officer in the Marine Corps Reserve, he was mobilized for Operation Enduring Freedom and served with MarCent's Crisis Action Team. Andy also chaired and was a member of the "first ever" USO Tour of ITWthriller authors to the Persian Gulf and participated in the 2012 Tour. He is the only author in the history of the USO to have participated in two Tours. His insights from the USO Tour appear on CNN's Larry King Live, Huffington Post, NewsMax, and The Big Thrill among others. Visit his website at andersonharp.net.