Without Remorse is long. Stephen King long.
… Kirkus Reviews gave it a mixed verdict, stating that it is “twice as long as the two rather creaky storylines can bear …”
The writing is not particularly skillful.
Chronologically it’s the first in the Jack Ryan universe.
Published 1993, it’s dated. Every marijuana users is EVIL, for example. And likely to die.
That’s the bad news.
But, surprisingly, I made it through.
His main talent is killing people. Vigilante justice.
In any case, I’ll give Red October a try. Second book chronologically in the series.