Vince Flynn

#1 New York Times bestselling author Vince Flynn (1966–2013) created one of contemporary fiction’s most popular heroes: CIA counterterrorist agent Mitch Rapp, featured in thirteen of Flynn’s acclaimed political thrillers. All of his novels are New York Times bestsellers, including his stand-alone debut novel, Term Limits. The Mitch Rapp story begins with American Assassin, followed by Kill Shot, Transfer of Power, The Third Option, Separation of Power, Executive Power, Memorial Day, Consent to Kill, Act of Treason, Protect and Defend, Extreme Measures, Pursuit of Honor, The Last Man, The Survivor, Order to Kill, and Enemy of the State. American Assassin was released as a major film in 2017.

Books by this Author

Red War
Kill Shot
Enemy of the State
American Assassin
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Suck it up!

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. Mohammad, "Do these suicide bombers really get 77 virgins?"

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Right Now: 1. The Killers, "All These Things That I've Done." 2. John Legend, "Number One." 3. Eric Hutchinson, "Rock & Roll." 4. Green Day, "Jesus of Suburbia." 5. Weezer, "The Greatest Man That Ever Lived."

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Red Wine

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. I have no other occupation. If I'm not writing I'm thinking of writing or how to put off writing.