Publication Order of SEAL Team Six Books
|Hunt the Wolf||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hunt the Scorpion||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hunt the Falcon||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hunt the Jackal||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hunt the Fox||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
The Seal Team Six series is a series of nonfiction and military thriller novels, which were written by the well known American novelist and a former Navy SEAL named Don Mann. It is comprised of 6 books in total which were published between the years 2012 and 2016. The debut book of this series is titled as ‘Hunt the Wolf’. This book was published in 2012 by the Mulholland publishers. Author Mann has provided the real life details about the military operations of the SEAL commandos through the novels of this exciting series. It is believed by the critics that the details that author Mann has described in the series can be given by a true insider only. It goes on to showcase the level of expertise that author Mann has in the military operations from his time as a SEAL commando. The central character that he has described in this book series is known as Thomas Crocker, who is depicted as the leader of the commandos of the Team Six of the Navy SEALs. At the beginning of the book, author Mann has introduced Thomas Crocker as being in the middle of a gruelling exercise training program of the commandos. Soon, Thomas goes on to unearths a terrorist link that takes him from the K2 slopes right up to the cities in the Middle East and Europe.
Thomas Crocker and the men on his team are known to have been trained to deal with the most intense types of combats and that too, in the most difficult environments. After coming to know about the terrorist activities, Thomas knows that he and his men are required to blaze through the entangling webs of the terrorist cells and track down the leader of a terrorist group. This leader is known to be a ruthless Sheikh, who heads a ring of international kidnappings. Now, Thomas Crocker should stop the Sheikh before he carries out his next kidnapping successfully or else the innocent captives will have to pay a heavy price. The novel turns out to be a full action packed one, which has all the elements to entertain the fans who are fond of Brad Thor and Vince Flynn. The adrenaline packed book features the most elite soldiers of the world. The true to life descriptions given by author Mann in the novel not only helped it to become extremely successful, but also enabled author Mann to receive worldwide recognition for his efforts. The huge appreciation encouraged author Mann to attempt and write a few more novels in the series.
Another popular book written initially in the series by author Mann is titled as ‘Hunt the Jackal’. Author Mann has set the plot of this book in Mexico and Pakistan and has once again featured the lead character as Thomas Crocker. For giving deep insights into the operation of the Team Six, author Mann collaborated with Ralph Pezzullo. At the start of this book, it is depicted that a senator’s teenage daughter and wife get kidnapped. After this, Thomas Crocker and his men from the SEAL Team are asked to reach the lawless countryside of Mexico. The federal agents in Mexico are known to work in a more defensive mode. They tend to take up a more protective approach instead of going for the hunting of the violent narcotic suppliers and the deadly drug kingpins. But, the men in the SEAL Team do not like to use this approach. They like to hunt instead of being hunted by the criminals. It is later learned by Thomas Crocker that the family members of the United States senator have been abducted by a notorious drug lord named Jackal. He is known to be a powerful and influential man. The intelligence reports also inform the SEAL Team that the Jackal is a self styled modern day Che Guevara. He has attempted plastic surgery on his face in order to disguise his opponents and prevent the military personnel from catching him. With the help of his technological approach, the Jackal carries out his brutal methods of illegal activities as well as runs the drug empire of the Machiavellian group. The Jackal intends to bring out a social revolution through politics. From whatever Thomas Crocker has learned about the Jackal, he understands that he is as ruthless and colorful as a deceptive criminal can be and he must be anyhow be stopped to prevent him from causing further destruction. In order to rescue the innocent civilians from being killed by the madman, the SEALs and Thomas only have a few hours in their hand. As they go ahead in the mission, they face dangerous cartels, dirty cops, double crosses, lavish estates of the tropical region, as well as numerous bullets.
Due to this difficult mission, the team gets placed in the perilous environment. But, their brave demonstration in the new territory showed how the elite warriors are able to adapt to according to the situation and can fight in any condition. With the description in this book, author Mann has given an interesting insight into the sensitive intelligence and the top secret activities of the black-ops soldiers. The critics have praised the efforts of authors Pezzullo and Mann by saying that such an insight into the extensive knowledge of the life and death situation of the brave soldiers and extremely difficult missions. With this novel, the authors have focused on the dangers that lurk closer to the home across the borders of the United States. The pulse-pounding thriller novel proved to be a worthy read as it has described the real life villains and heroes in a fight against terrorism. Following the success of this novel, author Mann went on to write a few more novels in which he has described other brave missions of the members of the SEAL Team. Some of the important missions that they carry out include defusing an explosive situation during war times in Syria. In another part of the series, Thomas goes on to become the Captain. He is joined by another important member of the SEAL Team named Mancini from the Black Cell. The two go on to deal with the Chinese diplomats in Las Vegas. The diplomats, who posed as businessmen, hack the power company in Nevada and cause complete darkness in Las Vegas. After that, they set a famous hotel on fire and escape. Thomas attempts to track the businessmen with the help of his team and Mancini. They find themselves in yet another geopolitical situation involving the governments of other countries. But once again, they show a great deal of expertise and come out of the difficulties.Book Series In Order » Characters » SEAL Team Six