Tom Clancy Books

Tom Clancy born on 12th April 1947 was an American bestselling novelist and a game designer popularly known for his well-crafted military science and espionage story plots set after and during the Cold War. Clancy was born Maryland and spent his childhood years in Northwood neighborhood. His father, Thomas Clancy had secured a job in United States Postal Service while his mother Catherine Clancy worked in a local store. In 1969, he graduated from Loyola University with a degree in English literature.

Order of Jack Ryan Universe

# Read Title Published Details
1 The Hunt for Red October 1984 Description / Buy
2 Patriot Games 1987 Description / Buy
3 The Cardinal of the Kremlin 1988 Description / Buy
4 Clear and Present Danger 1989 Description / Buy
5 The Sum of All Fears 1991 Description / Buy
6 Without Remorse 1993 Description / Buy
7 Debt of Honor 1994 Description / Buy
8 Executive Orders 1996 Description / Buy
9 Rainbow Six 1998 Description / Buy
10 The Bear and the Dragon 2000 Description / Buy
11 Red Rabbit 2002 Description / Buy
12 The Teeth of the Tiger 2003 Description / Buy
13 Dead or Alive ( With: Grant Blackwood) 2010 Description / Buy
14 Locked On ( With: Mark Greaney) 2011 Description / Buy
15 Threat Vector ( With: Mark Greaney) 2012 Description / Buy
16 Command Authority ( With: Mark Greaney) 2013 Description / Buy
17 Support and Defend ( By: Mark Greaney) 2014 Description / Buy
18 Full Force and Effect ( By: Mark Greaney) 2014 Description / Buy
19 Under Fire ( By: Grant Blackwood) 2015 Description / Buy
20 Commander-in-Chief ( By: Mark Greaney) 2015 Description / Buy
21 Duty and Honor ( By: Grant Blackwood) 2016 Description / Buy
22 True Faith and Allegiance ( With: Mark Greaney) 2016 Description / Buy
23 Point of Contact ( By: Mike Maden) 2017 Description / Buy
24 Power and Empire ( By: Marc Cameron) 2017 Description / Buy
25 Line of Sight ( By: Mike Maden) 2018 Description / Buy
26 Oath of Office ( By: Marc Cameron) 2018 Description / Buy
27 Enemy Contact ( By: Mike Maden) 2019 Description / Buy
28 Code of Honor ( By: Marc Cameron) 2019 Description / Buy
29 Firing Point ( By: Mike Maden) 2020 Description / Buy
30 Shadow of the Dragon ( By: Marc Cameron) 2020 Description / Buy
31 Target Acquired ( By: Don Bentley) 2021 Description / Buy

Chronological Order of Jack Ryan Universe

# Read Title Published Details
1 Without Remorse 1993 Description / Buy
2 Patriot Games 1987 Description / Buy
3 Red Rabbit 2002 Description / Buy
4 The Hunt for Red October 1984 Description / Buy
5 The Cardinal of the Kremlin 1988 Description / Buy
6 Clear and Present Danger 1989 Description / Buy
7 The Sum of All Fears 1991 Description / Buy
8 Debt of Honor 1994 Description / Buy
9 Executive Orders 1996 Description / Buy
10 Rainbow Six 1998 Description / Buy
11 The Bear and the Dragon 2000 Description / Buy
12 The Teeth of the Tiger 2003 Description / Buy
13 Dead or Alive ( With: Grant Blackwood) 2010 Description / Buy
14 Locked On ( With: Mark Greaney) 2011 Description / Buy
15 Threat Vector ( With: Mark Greaney) 2012 Description / Buy
16 Command Authority ( With: Mark Greaney) 2013 Description / Buy
17 Support and Defend ( By: Mark Greaney) 2014 Description / Buy
18 Full Force and Effect ( By: Mark Greaney) 2014 Description / Buy
19 Under Fire ( By: Grant Blackwood) 2015 Description / Buy
20 Commander-in-Chief ( By: Mark Greaney) 2015 Description / Buy
21 Duty and Honor ( By: Grant Blackwood) 2016 Description / Buy
22 True Faith and Allegiance ( With: Mark Greaney) 2016 Description / Buy
23 Point of Contact ( By: Mike Maden) 2017 Description / Buy
24 Power and Empire ( By: Marc Cameron) 2017 Description / Buy
25 Line of Sight ( By: Mike Maden) 2018 Description / Buy
26 Oath of Office ( By: Marc Cameron) 2018 Description / Buy
27 Enemy Contact ( By: Mike Maden) 2019 Description / Buy
28 Code of Honor ( By: Marc Cameron) 2019 Description / Buy
X|X Firing Point ( By: Mike Maden) 2020 Description / Buy
X|X Shadow of the Dragon ( By: Marc Cameron) 2020 Description / Buy
X|X Target Acquired ( By: Don Bentley) 2021 Description / Buy

Order of Jack Ryan, Jr / Campus. Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 The Teeth of the Tiger 2003 Description / Buy
2 Dead or Alive ( With: Grant Blackwood) 2010 Description / Buy
3 Locked On ( With: Mark Greaney) 2011 Description / Buy
4 Threat Vector ( With: Mark Greaney) 2012 Description / Buy
5 Command Authority ( With: Mark Greaney) 2013 Description / Buy
6 Support and Defend ( By: Mark Greaney) 2014 Description / Buy
7 Full Force and Effect ( By: Mark Greaney) 2014 Description / Buy
8 Under Fire ( By: Grant Blackwood) 2015 Description / Buy
9 Duty and Honor ( By: Grant Blackwood) 2016 Description / Buy
10 Point of Contact ( By: Mike Maden) 2017 Description / Buy
11 Line of Sight ( By: Mike Maden) 2018 Description / Buy
12 Enemy Contact ( By: Mike Maden) 2019 Description / Buy
13 Firing Point ( By: Mike Maden) 2020 Description / Buy
14 Target Acquired ( By: Don Bentley) 2021 Description / Buy

Order of Net Force Series with Larry Segriff, Steve Pieczenik, Steve Perry, Jerome Preisler

# Read Title Published Details
1 Net Force 1998 Description / Buy
2 Hidden Agendas 1998 Description / Buy
3 Night Moves 1999 Description / Buy
4 Breaking Point 2000 Description / Buy
5 Point of Impact 2001 Description / Buy
6 CyberNation 2001 Description / Buy
7 State of War 2003 Description / Buy
8 Changing of the Guard 2003 Description / Buy
9 Springboard 2005 Description / Buy
10 The Archimedes Effect 2006 Description / Buy
11 Dark Web ( By: Jerome Preisler) 2019 Description / Buy
12 Eye of the Drone (Short Story) ( By: Jerome Preisler) 2020 Description / Buy
13 Attack Protocol ( By: Jerome Preisler) 2020 Description / Buy

Order of Net Force Explorers Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Virtual Vandals ( By: Diane Duane) 1998 Description / Buy
2 The Deadliest Game ( By: Bill McCay) 1998 Description / Buy
3 One is the Loneliest Number ( By: Diane Duane) 1999 Description / Buy
4 The Ultimate Escape ( By: Marc Cerashi) 1999 Description / Buy
5 End Game ( By: Diane Duane) 1999 Description / Buy
6 Cyberspy ( By: Bill McCay) 1999 Description / Buy
7 The Great Race ( By: Bill McCay) 1999 Description / Buy
8 Shadow of Honor ( By: Mel Odom) 2000 Description / Buy
9 Private Lives ( By: Bill McCay) 2000 Description / Buy
10 Safe House ( By: Diane Duane) 2000 Description / Buy
11 Gameprey ( By: Mel Odom) 2000 Description / Buy
12 Duel Identity ( By: Bill McCay) 2000 Description / Buy
13 Deathworld ( By: Diane Duane) 2000 Description / Buy
14 High Wire ( By: Mel Odom) 2001 Description / Buy
15 Cold Case ( By: Bill McCay) 2001 Description / Buy
16 Runaways ( By: Diane Duane) 2001 Description / Buy
17 Cloak and Dagger ( By: John Helfers, Russell Davis) 2002 Description / Buy
18 Own Goal ( By: Diane Duane) 2002 Description / Buy
19 Death Match ( By: Diane Duane) 2003 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's EndWar Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 EndWar ( By: David Michaels) 2008 Description / Buy
2 The Hunted ( By: David Michaels) 2011 Description / Buy
3 The Missing ( By: Peter Telep) 2013 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Ghost Recon ( By: David Michaels) 2008 Description / Buy
2 Combat Ops ( By: David Michaels) 2011 Description / Buy
3 Choke Point ( By: Peter Telep) 2012 Description / Buy
4 Dark Waters ( By: Richard Dansky) 2017 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 H.A.W.X. 2009 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's Op-Center Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Op-Center ( With: Steve Pieczenik) 1995 Description / Buy
2 Mirror Image ( By: Jeff Rovin) 1995 Description / Buy
3 Games of State ( By: Jeff Rovin) 1996 Description / Buy
4 Acts of War ( By: Jeff Rovin) 1996 Description / Buy
5 Balance of Power ( By: Jeff Rovin) 1998 Description / Buy
6 State of Siege ( By: Jeff Rovin) 1999 Description / Buy
7 Divide and Conquer ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2000 Description / Buy
8 Line of Control ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2001 Description / Buy
9 Mission of Honor ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2002 Description / Buy
10 Sea of Fire ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2003 Description / Buy
11 Call to Treason ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2004 Description / Buy
12 War of Eagles ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2005 Description / Buy
13 Out of the Ashes ( By: George Galdorisi) 2014 Description / Buy
14 Into the Fire ( By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi) 2015 Description / Buy
15 Scorched Earth ( By: George Galdorisi) 2016 Description / Buy
16 Dark Zone ( By: George Galdorisi) 2017 Description / Buy
17 For Honor ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2018 Description / Buy
18 Sting of the Wasp ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2019 Description / Buy
19 God of War ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2020 Description / Buy
20 The Black Order ( By: Jeff Rovin) 2021 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's Power Play Series with Martin H. Greenberg, Jerome Preisler

# Read Title Published Details
1 Politika 1997 Description / Buy
2 ruthless.com 1998 Description / Buy
3 Shadow Watch 1999 Description / Buy
4 Bio-Strike 2000 Description / Buy
5 Cold War 2001 Description / Buy
6 Cutting Edge 2002 Description / Buy
7 Zero Hour 2003 Description / Buy
8 Wild Card 2004 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Splinter Cell ( By: David Michaels) 2004 Description / Buy
2 Operation Barracuda ( By: David Michaels) 2005 Description / Buy
3 Checkmate ( By: David Michaels) 2006 Description / Buy
4 Fallout ( By: David Michaels) 2007 Description / Buy
5 Conviction ( By: David Michaels) 2009 Description / Buy
6 Endgame ( By: David Michaels) 2009 Description / Buy
7 Aftermath ( By: Peter Telep) 2013 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy's The Division Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 New York Collapse ( By: Alex Irvine) 2016 Description / Buy
2 Broken Dawn ( By: Alex Irvine) 2019 Description / Buy

Order of Tom Clancy Standalone Novels

# Read Title Published Details
1 Red Storm Rising 1986 Description / Buy
2 SSN: Strategies for Submarine Warfare ( With: Martin H. Greenberg) 1996 Description / Buy
3 Against All Enemies ( With: Peter Telep) 2011 Description / Buy
4 Act of Valor ( With: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi) 2012 Description / Buy

Order of Commanders Non-Fiction Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Into the Storm 1997 Description / Buy
2 Every Man a Tiger 1999 Description / Buy
3 Shadow Warriors 2002 Description / Buy
4 Battle Ready 2004 Description / Buy

Order of Military Reference Non-Fiction Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Submarine 1993 Description / Buy
2 Armored Cav 1994 Description / Buy
3 Fighter Wing 1995 Description / Buy
4 Marine 1996 Description / Buy
5 Armoured Warfare 1996 Description / Buy
6 Airborne 1997 Description / Buy
7 Carrier 1999 Description / Buy
8 Special Forces 2000 Description / Buy

Tom Clancy Anthologies

# Read Title Published Details
1 On Glorious Wings 2003 Description / Buy
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His efforts to join the Army Reserves Officers were in vain due to his shortsightedness, a condition that required him to wear thick glasses. After his graduation, he worked for a particular insurance company in Hartford, Connecticut. He joined O.F Bowen Agency, a local insurance company in Maryland which was founded by his wife grandfather. Later in 1980, he purchased the insurance firm and began writing novels during most of his free time, and in 1984, his first novel The Hunt for Red October was published. Tom Clancy died 2013 at Johns Hopkins Hospital due to an undisclosed disease.

Tom Clancy first novel The Hunt for Red October was published in 1984 by Naval Institute Press. The book received positive acclaims globally and ended up selling over 45,000 copies, other than 5,000 copies that Clancy opted would sell. Other fiction works by the same author include; Patriot Games (1987), The Sums of All Fears (1991), Clear and Present Danger (1989).

The release of the novel The Teeth of the Tiger in 2003 introduced three other main characters, Jack Ryan Son, and two of his nephews. These new characters served as the continuation of his four previous novels, Command Authority, Dead or Alive, Threat Vector, and Locked On. The author also wrote other non-fiction novels describing other branches of the United States Armed Forces.

TOM CLANCY AWARDS:

Tom Clancy was one of the three writers to sell over 2million copies on his first printing during the 90’s. The other two writers who accomplished the same are J.K Rowling and John Grisham. The novel Clear and Present Danger was listed the bestselling book of the 1980’s; this is after it made over 1.5 million hardcover sales. Subsequently, in 1990, the Navy League of the United States awarded him with Alfred Thayer Mahan Award for Literary Achievement category.

TOM CLANCY BOOKS INTO MOVIES/TV:

Due to his outstanding and unique novel writing skills, most of the film production firms have adapted several of Tom Clancy novels for big screen filming. Here is a list of Films based on Clancy writing; Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Clear and Present Danger, Patriot Games, The Hunt for Red October, NetForce, and the Sum of All Fears.

BEST TOM CLANCY BOOKS:

These are two best novels written by Tom Clancy, Patriot Games (1987) and Clear and the Present Danger (1989)

Patriot Games: Jack Ryan, ex-marine, historian and now a CIA analyst is busy enjoying his vacation in London when the Ulster Liberation Army, in a treacherous manner make a terrorist attack of the Prince and the Princess of Wales. The ex-marine dives into action to save the prince and princess, his heroic actions gains him the gratitude of the nation but also at the same time earns him hatred, especially from the country’s most dangerous men. These men are determined to eliminate him at all cost such that people get killed. However, Jack Ryan must utilize all his skill instilled in him during his service to the nation to battle against the country’s most dangerous men.

Clear and the Present Danger: The hero of Patriot Games, Jack Ryan finds that he probably won’t have a boring summer season, after an assassination of three American officials in Colombia. With many people going off and on missions and others moving in places, series of events begin to unfold. Clear, and the Present Danger is a novel themed on American war on drugs and drug cartels. Jack Ryan confrontation with Congress over the illegal operations, meetings with various committees soon discovers that the honor and dignity are things that everyone must undertake for his/her country. The novel has a well-written plot with great twists; the characters are well depicted with each character playing its role quite well. Above all, the novel describes what a nation is forced to undertake especially when faced with threats from drug cartels.

When Does The Next Tom Clancy book come out?

Tom Clancy doesn't seem to have an upcoming book. Their newest book is True Faith and Allegiance and was released on December, 6th 2016. It is the newest book in the Jack Ryan Universe.

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