Book List in Order:5 titles

  • "The Saladin Affair is equal parts Graham Greene, John Le Carre, and Ian Fleming, rounded out with a generous dash of Robert M. Parker. Pour a glass of wine and enjoy this timely thriller." Ben Giliberti, former Washington Post Wine Critic "Having s...


  • Diplomatic Tales tells the story of how American diplomacy works overseas. Career diplomat William S. Shepard first guides us through the practical side of diplomatic experience in Part One, Consular Tales, a record of his actual experiences in five ...


  • Diplomat Robbie Cutler and his bride Sylvie have spent an adventurous honeymoon in the scenic Dordogne region of France. The scenery and good food were expected-the murders were not!They discover the Chateau de Rastignac, the French White House, and ...


  • This post 9/11 thriller raises questions about terrorism and the American reaction to it. Can and should the CIA ever deal with terrorists? In the first of a new series of "diplomatic mysteries," set in American diplomatic missions overseas, career A...


  • Robbie Cutler, American Embassy political officer in Budapest, must solve a ghastly sabre murder before the Mafia murders him. The clue lies in finding out which person betrayed his group of Freedom Fighters in the 1956 Hungarian Revolution. But they...