Author: W. Craig Reed
Details: “...a full-throttle ride filled with SEAL Team Six and NCIS secrets. Riveting and breathlessly paced, it’s a story that begs to be read in one sitting.” —James Rollins, bestselling author of The Devil Colony
“Unconventional and innovative, this is the future of e-publishing here and now—a thriller you not only read, but interact with. Pretty cool and completely fascinating. Attention everyone with an e-reader, don’t miss W. Craig Reed’s THE EAGLE AND THE SNAKE.” —Steve Berry, bestselling author of The Columbus Affair
NCIS agent Jon Shay is a former Navy SEAL working with operators from Team Six to track down an Iraqi terrorist with a stolen bio-weapon. With the help of a Russian bio-scientist, Jon and his team uncover a plot to create a genetic weapon that could alter the course of human history.
THE EAGLE AND THE SNAKE is the first plot-interactive ebook to feature selectable chapters, alternate endings and information links. Included is an enhanced multimedia non-fiction Afterword that explores several topics introduced in the novel, such as Navy SEAL training and tactics, Soviet and Iraqi secret bio-weapons programs and the genetic science behind “hard-wired” personalities.
William Craig Reed is the author of the non-fiction books The 7 Secrets of Neuron Leadership with a Foreword by Gordon England--former Deputy Secretary of Defense and interviews with a former NASA Administrator (CEO), Secretary of the Navy, Admirals, Generals, CEOs, top neuroscientists, Navy SEAL officers, and more (Wiley & Sons, 2017). Also, Cold War III (Veterans Publishing, 2015) and Red November: Inside the Secret U.S. – Soviet Submarine War (HarperCollins, 2010). Reed also wrote the novel The Eagle and the Snake: A SEAL Team Six Interactive Thriller (Diversion Publishing, 2012). Reed is the co-author of Tarzan, My Father with the late Johnny Weissmuller, Jr. (ECW Press, 2002). Reed served as a U.S. Navy diver, submarine weapons technician, and espionage photographer for special operations aboard nuclear fast-attack submarines. He earned commendations for completing secret missions during the Cold War, several in concert with Navy SEAL teams. Reed is an alumnus or member of numerous military, veteran, and technology associations that allows him to reach an audience of millions.
When not writing, Reed is a neuroscience expert and has provided executive sales, marketing, and leadership consulting and coaching services for some of the world's largest firms. He holds an MBA in Marketing and was a former vice president and board director for the Silicon Valley American Marketing Association. He founded two software companies and developed a patent-pending technology that automatically customizes marketing content based on a prospect's neuroscience-based profile.