Tom Clancy Shadow of the Dragon - Marc Cameron

Tom Clancy Shadow of the Dragon

By Marc Cameron

  • Release Date: 2020-11-17
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
Score: 4
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From 1,082 Ratings

Description

A missing Chinese scientist, unexplained noises emanating from under the Arctic ice, and a possible mole in American intelligence are just some of the problems that plague President Jack Ryan in the latest entry in Tom Clancy's #1 New York Times bestselling series.

Aboard an icebreaker in the Arctic Ocean a sonar operator hears an unusual noise coming from the ocean floor. She can't isolate it and chalks the event up to an anomaly in a newly installed system.

Meanwhile, operatives with the Chinese Ministry of State Security are dealing with their own mystery--the disappearance of brilliant but eccentric scientist, Liu Wangshu. They're desperate to keep his crucial knowledge of aerospace and naval technology out of their rivals' hands.

Finding Liu is too great an opportunity for any intelligence service to pass up, but there's one more problem. A high-level Chinese mole, codenamed Surveyor, has managed to infiltrate American Intelligence. President Jack Ryan has only one choice: send John Clark and his Campus team deep into China to find an old graduate student of the professor's who may hold the key to his whereabouts. It's a dangerous gamble, but with John Clark holding the cards, Jack Ryan is all in.

Reviews

  • Still some of the best military/intel fictions available

    5
    By Mwynn2878
    Grateful for another Jack Ryan and Jr story. I don’t stay up reading all night like I did for some of Clancy originals but that’s because I’m older and not because Shadow was any less thrilling. Can’t wait for another. Thank you Marc.
  • Larry’s review

    3
    By Levittonian
    Story line is getting a bit old.
  • Great read

    5
    By Can'tor
    I thought Clancy passed. This book is so much like Clancy’s style it’s like he never left us. Tech details like Tom would have liked.
  • Time To Quit Miking Tom Clancy's Legacy

    1
    By kc75070
    The very worst of the series. You won't recognize the cast of characters.
  • Great!

    5
    By AAPL Freak
    Good book! One of the better Ryan books in a while
  • Not my favorite author

    3
    By sjbell
    The conclusion made it worth it.
  • Shadow of the Dragon

    3
    By azherrfun
    An OK effort on the part of Cameron but certainly not a stay up all night page turner.
  • Not what I expected

    2
    By Marine 6
    Not what I expected in a “Jack Ryan” novel very little of Jack Ryan. Not worth $14 +
  • Enjoyable

    5
    By MikeRN11111
    A very enjoyable read staying true to Clancy.
  • Below Average

    2
    By WI Sgt
    Prior books were excellent. Very slow plot, too many characters and did not finish the book. Disappointed.

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