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Hi and thanks for visiting my Goodreads profile!I'm a New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of international political and espionage thrillers. Nine of these books are part of a series featuring Dewey Andreas, including:Power Down #1Coup D'Etat #2The Last Refuge #3Eye for an Eye #4Independence Day #5Trap the Devil #6First Strike #7Bloody Sunday #8The Russian is the first book in a new spin-off series about the Russian Mafia, starring Rob Tacoma.My next book The Island comes out this summer and is available for pre-order.All of my books are based on current events and are strongly influenced by friends who are or were in the military, law enforcement, and intelligence circles.I went to Columbia College and was awarded the university's highest writing award, the Bennett Cerf Memorial Prize for Fiction. I was a White House Intern under Ronald Reagan and served as a White House-appointed speechwriter to the U.S. Secretary of Energy during the Gulf War. I was a Fellow at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.I lives in Massachusetts with my wife and children.I hope you'll visit my website and sign-up for my newsletter: https://bencoes.comThanks for being a reader!!
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Eye for an Eye
A Dewey Andreas Novel
Ben Coes - 2013-07-09
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When assassins kill the person he loves most in the world, Dewey Andreas will risk everything and fight anyone, no matter the cost, for revengeDewey Andreas has been instrumental in stopping a series of deadly terrorist attacks, which hasn’t gone unnoticed in the darkened corners around the world. But when Dewey helps uncover Chinese intelligence’s...
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The Last Refuge
A Dewey Andreas Novel
Ben Coes - 2012-07-03
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With time running out to stop the nuclear destruction of Tel Aviv, Dewey Andreas must defeat his most fearsome opponent yet.Off a quiet street in Brooklyn, New York, Israeli Special Forces commander Kohl Meir is captured by operatives of the Iranian secret service, who smuggle Meir back to Iran, where he is imprisoned, tortured, and prepared for a ...
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Coup D'Etat
A Dewey Andreas Novel (A Dewey Andreas Novel, 2)
Ben Coes - 2012-04-24 (first published in 2011)
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Coup d'EtatBen Coes When a fragile peace breaks down between Pakistan and India, the United States is forced to intervene. When a rapidly escalating war threatens to engulf the entire region, the president must find a way to shut it down immediately--or else face total destruction for the world at large.With the clock ticking and Pakistan in the ha...
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Independence Day
A Dewey Andreas Novel
Ben Coes - 2015-05-26
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Dewey Andreas, former Delta and newly recruited intelligence agent, is sidelined after screwing up his last two operations. Still drowning in grief after the tragic murder of his fiancé, Dewey has seemingly lost his focus, his edge, and the confidence of his superiors. A high level Russian hacker, known only as Cloud, is believed to be routing larg...
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First Strike
A Thriller (A Dewey Andreas Novel Book 6)
Ben Coes - 2016-06-28
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The violent terrorist group ISIS has launched a major military campaign to take over Syria. But as they commit more and more public atrocities, their sources for ammunition are drying up. However, their charismatic and tyrannical leader, Tristan Nazir, has a major card left to play, which will get a new secret shipment of arms underway.Dewey Andrea...
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Power Down
Ben Coes - 2019-07-11
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Introducing a major new thriller writer--in the vein of Vince Flynn and Brad Thor--and an electrifying character, Dewey Andreas. A major North American hydroelectric dam is blown up and the largest off-shore oil field in this hemisphere is destroyed in a brutal, coordinated terrorist attack. But there was one factor that the terrorists didn't take ...
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Bloody Sunday
A Thriller (A Dewey Andreas Novel)
Ben Coes - 2018-07-31
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North Korea, increasingly isolated from most of the rest of the world, is led by an absolute dictator and a madman with a major goal―he's determined to launch a nuclear attack on the United States. While they have built, and continue to successfully test nuclear bombs, North Korea has yet to develop a ballistic missile with the range necessary to a...
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Trap the Devil
A Thriller (A Dewey Andreas Novel Book 7)
Ben Coes - 2017-06-20
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A group of some of the most powerful people in the government, the military, and the private sector, has begun a brutal plan to quietly take over the reins of the U.S. government. They’ve begun to remove the people who stand in their way—and replace them with their own sympathizers and puppets. They’ve already taken out the Speaker of the House—who...
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The Russian
A Novel (Rob Tacoma (1))
Ben Coes - 2019-07-30
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As the brutal Russian mafia becomes the most powerful and deadly criminal enterprise in the country, the U.S. has a new hero, Rob Tacoma, in New York Times bestseller Ben Coes’s new series.After the break-up of the Soviet Union, some of the most hardened and capable criminals came to the United States. Over the past two decades, they have created a...
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The Island
A Thriller (A Dewey Andreas Novel Book 9)
Ben Coes - 2021-08-17
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CIA operative Dewey Andreas is America's last line of defense when terrorists take over Manhattan, targeting the U.N. and the President himself in The Island, the latest in this New York Times bestselling series by Ben Coes.America is about to face the deadliest terrorist attack on it's soil since 9/11. Iran has been planning a revenge attack for y...