Outside the Shrine of Imam Reza Complex, Mashad, Iran 2009​

Click on the links directly above to view photos and commentary from my trips to where these novels are set. The photos are presented in the order in which the featured sites appear in the novels. 

Please note—while there are no outright spoilers in what you'll see, the photos WILL tell you where the novels go, at least from a geographical perspective. So, depending on your tolerance for that sort of thing, you may want to consider waiting to view the photos until after you read the books.


of places featured in  THE COLONEL'S MISTAKE

of places featured in  THE LEVELING

of places featured in  SPY FOR HIRE

of places featured in  DEATH OF A SPY