—Ray Walsh for the Lansing State Journal
—Mystery Book News
Tougher than Jason Bourne and smarter than Jack Ryan, Derek Stillwater is a hero for troubled times.
—Paul Levine, author of Solomon vs. Lord
—John H. Manhold, award winning author
Mark Terry is the author of more than 20 novels, most notably his award-winning, best-selling Derek Stillwater thrillers. In addition to thrillers, Mark has written books for kids in the fantasy genre, as well as mysteries and science fiction for adults. A full-time freelancer, he writes primarily about science, biopharma and healthcare. He is also an in-demand ghostwriter of fiction and nonfiction. His books have been translated into French, German and Slovak and turned into audio books.
Mark has spent his entire life in Michigan, where he lives with his wife and dog Bowie. When not writing, he can be found at the CrossFit gym, pool, or out walking the dog or practicing karate. He also likes to draw and play the guitar and ukulele.
A Derek Stillwater Novella (New)
The Wuhan Affair
As the city is emerging from an unprecedented lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, biological and chemical warfare and terrorism expert Dr. Derek Stillwater, at the request of the National Security Council and the CIA, enters the city under an assumed identity. His mission: Work with CIA agent Monaco Grace to find a missing Wuhan Institute of Virology scientist and try to determine if the COVID-19 virus that is beginning to rage around the rest of the world originated naturally or came out of the Institute.
A Plague of Stars
Con Torres is a physician with Doctors Without Borders—hundreds of years in the future. When his spaceship crash lands on the planet Vatkan, he and the other two survivors are quickly captured and placed into a POW camp and forced into hard labor. The head of the Vatkan military research division plans to use him and his fellow survivor, ship captain Paul Levin, as guinea pigs for his biological warfare experiments to create the prophesied “Plague of Stars.” Meanwhile, the other survivor, Valeya, becomes a political pawn between the Vatkan leadership and a resistance group trying to overthrow the government. Con and Paul must try to escape the POW camp, rescue Val and get the hell off Vatkan.