Biography

Olen Steinhauer

Olen Steinhauer was inspired to write his widely acclaimed historical crime series, which preceded this contemporary series, while on a Fulbright fellowship. The books in that series are two-time Edgar Award finalists, and have been shortlisted for the Anthony, the Macavity, the Ellis Peters Historical Dagger, and the Barry awards.

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Olen Steinhauer

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Books by Olen Steinhauer

by Olen Steinhauer - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Six years ago in Vienna, terrorists took over a hundred hostages, and the rescue attempt went terribly wrong. The CIA’s Vienna station was witness to this tragedy, gathering intel from its sources during those tense hours, assimilating facts from the ground and from an agent on the inside. So when it all went wrong, the question had to be asked: Had their agent been compromised, and how?

by Olen Steinhauer - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Sophie Kohl is living her worst nightmare. Minutes after she confesses to her husband, a mid-level diplomat at the American embassy in Hungary, that she had an affair while they were in Cairo, he is shot in the head and killed. Stan Bertolli, a Cairo-based CIA agent, has fielded his share of midnight calls. But his heart skips a beat when he hears the voice of the only woman he ever truly loved, calling to ask why her husband has been assassinated.

by Olen Steinhauer - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

When Alan Drummond, Milo Weaver's former boss in the CIA, uses one of Milo’s compromised aliases to travel to London and then disappears, calling all kinds of attention to his actions, Milo can’t help but go in search of him.