Patriot Games

Tom Clancy dies

One of my favourite authors has died.

Tom Clancy has died.

Tom Clancy, whose high-tech, Cold War thrillers such as The Hunt for Red Octoberand Patriot Games made him the most widely read and influential military novelist of his time, has died. He was 66.  Read more »

As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story.  And when he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet.   Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet, and as a result he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist that takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him.  But you can’t ignore him.