by Peter Bergeron Publish: Nov 29, 2019Series: The Black and White ClubThrillers
On January 17, 1945, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9513 creating a Top Secret organization called the Black and White Club. Today, the organization runs a vast network of agents through all facets of society, government, business, intelligence, and the military. They are looking for their newest member: FBI Special Agent Joshua C. Martin. Josh left the family estate in New Hampshire to serve his country as a member of the U.S. Coast Guard. After graduation from the Academy, Josh became the first Coast Guard officer to complete SEAL training. While leading a SEAL platoon mission against a Drug Cartel smuggling operation, his platoon is ambushed. To find justice for his team, Josh leaves the service and joins the FBI. As an undercover FBI agent, Josh poses as the "Cash Man" buying heroin from the Center Street Kings street gang who front for the La Libertad Cartel. During one of his undercover buys, the exchange is raided by the DEA. During the ensuing shootout, a major player in the La Libertad Cartel is killed. With his cover blown, and a new baby on the way, Josh decides to resign from the FBI and move back to New Hampshire, but Josh has just one problem. Everyone wants to kill him, and he doesn't know why. After the busted drug buy, the body count starts to rise, and Josh is a hunted man. Ambushed by a street gang, targeted with car bombs, and pursued by a mercenary hit squad, Josh retreats to New Hampshire for home field advantage. Facing insurmountable odds, the Black and White Club offers to help. But membership is for life. You may be alive, but your life will never be the same. Josh joins the club and finds out why everyone wants him dead, A secret that reaches to the highest levels of government. No longer the hunted, Josh is now the hunter pursuing justice where ever the trail leads. The action thriller set in the Caribbean, Washington, DC, Boston, and the North Country of New Hampshire will please thriller fans, veterans, conspiracy theorists, and patriotic Americans. It will challenge your perception on what is real, and what is not. Come along on the journey and find out what they didn't teach you in school.
Captain Peter J. Bergeron is a twenty-seven-year veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard and a trained intelligence officer with a Master’s in Strategic Intelligence from the Defense Intelligence College, an MBA from the Sloan Fellows Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Bachelor of Science in Government from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy as a proud member of the class of 1983. Go Bears. He spent three years at the White House Military Office as a Program Manager and intelligence officer to the President. He has intimate knowledge of the operations of the U.S. Military, the intelligence community, and the White House at the most senior levels of the U.S. Government. During his Coast Guard career, he served in six Coast Guard cutters with four commands and conducted counter drug operations throughout the Caribbean and the Eastern Pacific. He also served as the Chief Collections Officer for the Seventh Coast Guard District in Miami. He is currently the Director of Security for the Canaveral Port Authority in Cape Canaveral, Florida. He was born and raised in Keene, N.H. A huge sports fan and avid fly fisherman, he now lives in Palm Bay, Florida with his wife Debbie of 36 years and the cat Bill.
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