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R.E. McDermott

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in Beaumont, Texas, The United States



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Robert E. McDermott grew up on the Gulf Coast. After graduation from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, he worked in positions from ship’s officer to shipping company management, traveling widely, and living and working in a number of countries. He splits his time between the U.S. and Singapore, where he operates a marine consultancy, advising clients on ship construction and operations. Deadly Straits is his first novel.

It’s time to dust the cobwebs off the blog and make a long awaited post.  

I’m pleased to announce Promises To Keep, the third and final book in The Disruption Trilogy is now available on Amazon. It’s been a long time coming and I appreciate your patience while I wrestled with bringing this complex tale to a satisfying conclusion. I hope you find it worth the wait.

Some of you may have noticed I...

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This was a great book to tie everything together. I felt as if the characters developed very well and it came to a logical conclusion "
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Really enjoyed the last book of the trilogy. Loved all 3 books. Great story telling and character development. Looki g forward to reading more from this author."
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