John Ringo

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John Ringo


Born
in Miami-Dade, Florida, The United States
March 20, 1963

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John Ringo is a prolific author who has written in a wide variety of genres. His early life included a great deal of travel. He visited 23 foreign countries, and attended fourteen different schools. After graduation Ringo enlisted in the US military for four years, after which he studied marine biology.

In 1999 he wrote and published his first novel "A Hymn Before Battle", which proved successful. Since 2000 Ringo has been a full time author.

He has written science fiction, military fiction, and fantasy.


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Average rating: 4.07 · 144,800 ratings · 4,202 reviews · 58 distinct works · Similar authors
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When the Devil Dances (Posl...

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“You really should do some research for a change instead of just listening to the voices in your head.”
John Ringo

“Shall I show him in or tell him to go find a short and unpleasant route to hell?”
John Ringo, There Will Be Dragons

“Peace through superior firepower.”
John Ringo, A Hymn Before Battle

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