Jack Carr Answers All — Questions from the Audience and A Sneak Peek into Only the Dead

Jack Carr’s latest addition to the James Reece series, Only the Dead, is a captivating page-turner that does not disappoint. With meticulous research and attention to detail, he transports readers to the 1980s, immersing them in a volatile and divided political environment.

Jack is a former Navy SEAL who led special operations teams as a Team Leader, Platoon Commander, Troop Commander, and Task Unit Commander. Over his 20 years in Naval Special Warfare, he transitioned from an enlisted SEAL sniper all the way to commanding a Special Operations Task Unit in the most Iranian-influenced section of southern Iraq throughout the tumultuous drawdown of U.S. Forces. Jack retired from active duty in 2016 and lives with his wife and three children in Park City, Utah. He is the author of The Terminal List, True Believer, Savage Son, The Devil’s Hand, In the Blood, and Only the Dead, his most recent novel available now wherever books are sold.

Jack returns to the podcast to catch up with Fred Burton to discuss:

  • Where his latest novel, Only the Dead, fits into the James Reece series and why it is hailed as his finest work yet
  • Questions from the audience ranging from how he approaches writing to the future of his series
  • The best advice he’s received in his writing career