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Martin J. Ryan

A Constellation Of Stars

Book Excerpt From: THREE AT THE CENTER OF RAGE Sergeant Frank Driscoll, my lead protagonist: ********************* The scene: Frank and his colleagues are at the scene of the young woman’s murder on West 48th Street. After having interviewed witnesses, including the hookers, the detectives have unhappily concluded that […]

The Graveyard Of Empires

Book Excerpt From: THREE AT THE CENTER OF RAGE (Yusuf –“apple pie”Joe from Queens, NY — is terror training in the Tribal Lands when he and his group unexpectantly come upon a firefight, which they observe from a distance. At the same time, thousands of miles away, an […]

Pakistan, Taliban, America

>Book Excerpt From THREE AT THE CENTER OF RAGE: PAKISTAN, TALIBAN, AMERICA (While fictional a fair description of foreign policy insanity, which is okay because crisis means opportunity, and opportunity means money for all sides). 2008. One of my three protagonists, ex law student Yusuf (Joe) Masood (from […]

One Man’s Opinion

A MARTIN J. RYAN VIEWPOINT: One Man’s Opinion. Making a point here: In my novel, Three At The Center Of Rage, an FBI agent says to my protagonist, a pushy cop:       “Walk away from all of this. Except for you, hardly anybody cares. I know you now, […]