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“Damascus Station: A Novel” (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Damascus Station: A Novel'

Former CIA directors General David Petraeus and Leon Panetta, as well as Washington Times columnist and former CIA Chief of Middle East Operations, Daniel N. Hoffman, have all praised David McCloskey's spy thriller "Damascus Station."

"Five Decembers" By James Kestrel  (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Five Decembers'

As a teenage sailor, I served aboard an aircraft carrier in the early 1970s during the Vietnam War.

This cover image released by Farrar, Straus and Giroux shows "Garbo" by  Robert Gottlieb. (Farrar, Straus and Giroux via AP)

Review: 'Garbo' a mesmerizing look at film's greatest enigma

- Associated Press

Coming a century after the Swedish actress' film debut, Robert Gottlieb's biography of Greta Garbo is a classic movie lover's dream. Enriching his insightful reconsideration of Garbo's life and career are wonderful photos, a selection of essays from the past, and anecdotes from those who encountered the enigmatic star.

Ian Fleming’s War: The Inspiration of 007 (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Ian Fleming's War: The Inspiration of 007'

Ian Fleming, the late, great thriller writer who created Bond, was a British naval intelligence officer in World War II, and much of what he experienced during the war found its way into his James Bond thrillers.

Countdown Bin Laden: The Untold Story of the 247-Day Hunt To Bring Down the Mastermind of 9/11 To Justice (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Countdown Bin Laden'

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss have written an exciting book about the 247-day build-up to the Navy SEALs' historic raid on the compound in Pakistan where Osama bin Laden was hiding.

'Daughter of the Morning Star' (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Daughter of the Morning Star'

Although the series "Longmire" ended on Netflix, fans of the modern Western Sheriff Walt Longmire can still read Craig Johnson's popular crime series of novels.

The Origin of the Virus by Paolo Barnard (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Origin of the Virus'

You would think that uncovering the origin of an event that killed millions of people, took down major economies, and dramatically altered lifestyles would be of top priority to global leaders of free societies. You would be wrong.

Tiger in the Sea by Eric Lindner (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Tiger in the Sea'

In this fascinating, gripping, and detailed 'minute-by-minute account, the author, Mr. Murray's son-in-law, describes the desperate and brave struggle to land a burning American Flying Tiger Super Constellation passenger aircraft over the Atlantic Ocean.

Ian Fleming

A look back at Ian Fleming, the man who created James Bond

I've been an Ian Fleming aficionado since I was a teenager and read all of Ian Fleming's thrillers after seeing "Dr. No," and "From Russia With Love," the first two films featuring Sean Connery as James Bond.

Down Range  By Taylor Moore (book cover)

BOOK REVIEW: 'Down Range'

Garrett Kohl is a DEA special agent serving in Afghanistan when he is ordered by the CIA to return to the U.S. with the survivor and potential witness of a deadly attack on an Afghan village.