Jim DeFelice is the bestselling author of a dozen books of fiction and nonfiction. Besides these solo works, he is also known for his collaborations with Richard Marcinko, Dale Brown, Stephen Coonts, and Larry Bond. His first NY Times bestselling novel was Coyote Bird in 1992. Mr. DeFelice is best known for military and spy thrillers. Born in New York City, he now lives in the Hudson Valley region of New York State.