Alan Melton


Retired foreign service officer, served in both Europe, SE Asia and Latin America. Presently a consultant to DoD, living in Williamsburg, VA.

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The Green Parrots
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,550. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
it's 1980 in el salvador, and cia officer peter ivorson is trying to penetrate both the communist insurgents and the right-wing death squads. both sides want him dead; his boss, the cia chief of station, wants to send him home, and his secretary wants him to forget his wife. ivorson is good, and he's lucky, but this time around, even ivorson may run out of luck.
The Libyan Bomb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's April 15, 1986, and the US Air Force has departed Libyan airspace, leaving Moammar Gaddhafi very frightened and angry. He orders a sleeper team of agents in the U.S. to steal enough nuclear material to make a Libyan atomic bomb. FBI counter-terror expert Lincoln Rowe learns of the plot, but it's late in the game, and he plays catch-up all the way to the final confrontation in Los Alamos.
The Champa Flowers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,850. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
CIA officer peter ivorson is assigned an impossible mission: steal the diplomatic code from the north vietnamese embassy in vientiane, laos. it's tough. his cover officer hates him, his girlfriend could be working for the other side, his best agent is shot dead, and his boss decides to ship him home in disgrace. When it's crunch time in the swamp time behind the target, ivorson's on his own.

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adventure    cia    ciaoperations    counter terror    espionage    fbi    nuclear theft    spystories    suspense    thriller    vietnamwar