Boom!: A Hugh Ranier Novella (Hugh Ranier Short Series Book 1)

ABOUT Robert Crull

Robert Crull
It was a typical mid-Florida day in 1962 when Robert chose to enter the world almost six weeks early. Shortly after birth the family moved from the Tampa area to a factory town in Indiana, and from there to Kentucky, then back to Indiana. These frequent moves set the stage for a wanderlust More...



A retired Navy Seal, finds himself in the midst of a government sponsored covert operation with his long time partner. Will he be able to complete the mission without his new girl finding out?

The team has been hired to eliminate the leadership of the largest drug ring in the South. The completion of the mission does not come without consequence, and several people lose their lives. As the week progresses the team is sought out by the leader of a potential terrorist cell.

The story comes from a week in the life of Hugh and his partner, Don Coyne. It follows them as they plan and deliver investigative and covert services for civilians and the government.