Richard Dirc Pitt

about the book

Embark on an extraordinary journey with “Night Cruiser,” an attention-grabbing novel penned by the renowned adventurer and mercenary Richard Dirc Pitt. Drawing from his extraordinary life experiences, Pitt weaves a spellbinding tale that keeps readers on the edge of their seats.

The story unfolds in various captivating settings, from the vibrant streets of South Florida and Queens, New York, to the breathtaking landscapes of the Bahamas, Colombia, and even the unexpected Jackson Hole, Wyoming locale. Pitt’s vivid descriptions transport readers to each location, immersing them in the rich tapestry of the narrative.

At the heart of the story is Yancy Lightfoot, a brilliant mind and the mastermind behind a top-secret vessel designed exclusively for the CIA. This groundbreaking creation catches the attention of a notorious Colombian cartel known for its ruthless pursuit of power. Determined to possess the vessel’s unparalleled speed and 6,500-mile range, they resort to drastic measures, kidnapping Yancy’s rambunctious 15-year-old daughter.

What ensues is a battle of wits, resilience, and survival. Yancy finds himself entangled in a deadly conflict as he races against time to rescue his daughter and protect the classified technology he has designed. As the stakes escalate, the story takes an exhilarating turn when a parallel threat emerges, tightening its grip on Yancy and his loved ones from thousands of miles away.
This mind-gripping book is a wild rollercoaster ride of unforeseen mind-twisting suspense and action that will leave readers breathless. Pitt’s firsthand experiences as an adventurer and mercenary infuse the narrative with an authentic and gripping intensity. The novel goes deep into the mind of its protagonists, exploring their fears, motivations, and the sacrifices they are willing to make, from heart-pounding confrontations to complicated webs of intrigue.
Prepare to be captivated by Pitt’s masterful storytelling as he guides you through the treacherous Andes mountains, where a furious battle to death unfolds, testing the limits of Yancy’s resolve. Meanwhile, another deadly and spellbinding event unfolds, threatening to unravel the mental fortitude of our hero and his family.
In “Night Cruiser,” Pitt delivers an adrenaline-fueled narrative that leaves readers yearning for more. With its gripping action, intricate plot, and the demise of someone close to Yancy, this debut novel marks the beginning of an exciting literary journey for Richard Dirc Pitt. Brace yourself for a pulse-pounding adventure that will keep you turning the pages late into the night.