Mandevilla Press

Killing Maine

Surfer and Special Forces vet Pono Hawkins quits sunny Hawaii for Maine’s brutal winter to help former SF buddy Bucky Franklin beat a murder rap. The same Bucky who once … Continue reading

September 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Tibetan Cross

A classic international thriller and European bestseller about an American climber in the Himalayas who stumbles on a shipment of backpack nuclear weapons into Tibet. Hunted by the CIA and … Continue reading

January 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Holy War

The Battle of Beirut is worse than Hell, an irrational maelstrom of implacable hatreds and inconceivable suffering, of screaming bombs and exploding shells, crashing buildings, sniper battles, and deadly ambushes. … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

The House of Jaguar

Chopper pilot and Vietnam war hero Joe Murphy finds himself in the middle of the brutal Guatemalan revolution when he witnesses an attack on a Mayan village by the Guatemalan … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Saving Paradise

When a beautiful journalist drowns mysteriously off Waikiki, former Special Forces veteran Pono Hawkins, now a well-known Hawaii surfer and international correspondent for surfing magazines, soon gets embroiled in trying … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Last Savanna

With Africa‚Äôs last elephants dying under the guns of Somali poachers, ex-SAS officer Ian MacAdam leads a commando squad against them, to hunt what for him is the only decent … Continue reading

April 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why We Read: A Book is Like a Garden Carried in the Pocket

Why We Read is a commonplace book of quotations about books and reading.

March 5, 2013 · Leave a comment