CRIS DE NIRO Series (in chronological order from newest to first)
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WHITE WIDOW (Cris De Niro, Book 7)
Cris De Niro and The Watchman Agency (TWA) thwarted the terrorist plot in Detroit by the infamous White Widow, a British national-turned-Islamic extremist responsible for dozens of attacks and hundreds of murders all over the world. Yet, to save innocent spectators at a Fourth of July fireworks festival, Scipio had to allow the Widow to escape. Over a year has passed and Scipio seethes from the knowledge that the Widow continues to aid terrorism abroad. Yet, because of TWA’s primary mission to protect Americans first, De Niro hadn’t agreed to an overseas search-and-neutralize operation … until now.
Ominous videos suddenly appear on YouTube. Someone recorded and posted several terrorist events that occurred in England. More importantly to Scipio, the face of a familiar female is identified in one.
The game is afoot for Cris De Niro and The Watchman Agency as they set out to catch the ever-elusive White Widow before she launches the most sinister terrorist act in British history.
NEW DETROIT (Cris De Niro, Book 6)
Kevin Matthews, brother of Karla, The Watchman Agency’s Vice President of Government Relations is presenting his dream, the hometown renovation plan titled, PROJECT: NEW DETROIT to Cris De Niro and others when a friend from his past burst into the VIP-only meeting. Antonio Brown, a former drug dealer who grew up with Kevin shocks everyone with gruesome photos of his son, murdered in a style favored by Islamic terrorists. Brown asks De Niro for justice.
De Niro, together with Louis "Mugsy" Ricci, John “Johnnie-F” Francis, and Karla are joined by Kevin and Brown as they look into the crime. The investigation leads them to a terrorist plot that may be headed by the infamous White Widow, a British national-turned-Islamic extremist responsible for dozens of attacks and hundreds of murders. But, before they can act, the tables are turned on them.
Time is running out for Cris De Niro and The Watchman Agency as they must save themselves before they can prevent an attack on America’s birthday.
RESCUE FROM SANA'A (ARCHANGEL Mission Logs #2)
Vin Rigoni, leader of ARCHANGEL’s paramilitary “Michael” squad, one of three squads named after the most-powerful Biblical angels, recorded his personal log, “I can finally say, job’s done … going home. I’d like to say, job well done, but … I don’t think anything we've done here will have a lasting effect.”
The U.S Ambassador to Yemen calls on Cris De Niro and The Watchman Agency to evaluate security at the embassy in Sana'a, Yemen’s capital. The country is on the verge of civil war and violence is erupting all over the city. ARCHANGEL is dispatched.
Cris De Niro, Scipio and a small team are disturbed by what they find. Security at the embassy is severely inadequate, dissemination of intel is disastrous and the civil war is progressing at a fevered pitch. A surprise terrorist attack hits the Embassy while Cris De Niro and his team are still there working.
Now, it’s up to De Niro and his team to prevent another assassination nightmare like the one in Benghazi.
NOTHING SO GLORIOUS (Cris De Niro, Book 5)
President Park stepped onto the elevator and smiled, “It is spoken that you are a man of faith. I trust that you will do what is right.”
The President of South Korea asks Cris De Niro for help. A North Korean general may be plotting to launch a missile attack on the South in order to reignite the Korean War, and a high-ranking South Korean official may be an accomplice. The only way to know for sure is for a small covert team to cross into the corrupt country of North Korea and investigate. Mugsy Ricci and Scipio are assigned to the task.
Mugsy and Scipio will have to work with a North Korean general and a South Korean colonel whom they’re not sure they can trust, while De Niro heads to Seoul with Michelle Wang and John “Johnny-F” Francis to uncover the South Korean conspirator.
Enemies must work together or war will be inevitable … a war that could drag in the superpowers.
THE EAGLE'S PLUME (ARCHANGEL Mission Logs #1)
Cris De Niro joins Scipio as he decides to take on a mission advising the U.S. military on their security protocols in one of the most dangerous parts of Afghanistan.
They arrive at Chapman Airfield and witness a terrorist attack, but soon discover there is more going on than meets the eye.
A former Taliban leader recently released from Pakistani captivity has returned and may be plotting a major strike against a high-profile American target soon to arrive at the airfield.
The clock is ticking …
PROJECT 111 (Cris De Niro, Book 4)
Cris De Niro and The Watchman Agency return to rescue one of their own. Scipio has been taken prisoner and is being held in the notorious Iranian Evin prison. With the U.S. and Iran on the brink of war, only De Niro himself can save him, but not without the help of an old adversary.
Complicating matters, De Niro also learns of a covert North Korean-Iranian alliance and the existence of top-secret plans, code-named “Project 111,” outlining the placement of an NK-designed nuclear bomb inside an Iranian missile. De Niro & company must find a way to free Scipio, snatch the plans from the North Korean embassy in Tehran, and escape with their lives.
While at home, an old Korean War hero Rodolfo Jiménez vows to avenge the death of his granddaughter at the hands of a ruthless gang leader. ARCHANGEL is sent to the tough streets of Chicago to protect Jiménez, but they soon find that a man’s courage and valor do not diminished with age.
RISE TO THE CALL (Cris De Niro, Book 3)
A U.S. scientist assigned to a CIA-run, covert, overseas assignment goes missing. Meanwhile, while in Manhattan to ring the NY Stock Exchange bell, Cris De Niro is asked by the scientist’s father, a childhood friend, to investigate.
De Niro and The Watchman Agency soon uncover a secret Iranian-Russian alliance with deadly intentions. Iranian bio-terrorism, Russian espionage reaching into the White House, and the prospect of Iran emerging as a nuclear power are the threats.
World War III could break out in the Middle East unless De Niro and company can Rise to the Call …
SIGNS OF WAR (Cris De Niro, Book 2)
Former hedge fund manager and billionaire Cris De Niro and his new counter-terrorism firm, The Watchman Agency just prevented a nuclear attack on the city of Las Vegas, but not without cost. Charley Santappia, the Agency’s Vice President of Operations sacrificed his life to save the city. While at Santappia’s funeral, a remorse-filled De Niro announces to his shocked staff that he needs to decide whether he wants to continue with their mission.
In front of Santappia’s coffin, the squad leaders of The Watchman Agency’s paramilitary arm, ARCHANGEL decide to raise one last toast to their fallen commander. They’re joined by a ‘small man dressed in black’ who is something of a legend to members of the Special Forces. A Delta Forces hero turned rogue operative, respected as much as he was feared … enter Scipio, a very different type of warrior, but could he be the one to replace Santappia?
The Watchman Agency is spread thin and, once again, on their own. Cris De Niro and The Watchman Agency return to deal with Somali pirates led by a terrorist executioner who broadcasts his horrific acts in order to cause global panic, an imminent threat from an Iranian/Venezuelan alliance and the Pacifico Mexican drug cartel’s plot of immense proportions.
These are the SIGNS of WAR …
THE WATCHMAN OF EPHRAIM (Cris De Niro, Book 1)
Multi-billionaire Cris De Niro worked his way up to the top of the hedge fund world. Yet, all of his money couldn't protect him from losing his pregnant wife in the North Tower on 9/11.
Ten years have passed since the tragedy. De Niro now lives for a higher purpose. Fueled by his passion and wealth, Cris acquires a lackluster counter-terrorism company and transforms it into The Watchman Agency, an advanced, high-tech paramilitary organization for the United States, devoted to ensuring the world that there will never be another Ground Zero.
De Niro and his new agency unknowingly become targets when they stumble upon a connection between a rich Iranian businessman and the Pacifico Mexican drug cartel.
It's up to De Niro and his new team to protect America from a possible terrorist attack more catastrophic than 9/11!