The Instant New York Times Bestseller by Co-Star of Fox's American Grit and Legendary Ranger Nick Irving. The Chechen was still out there and supersonic snaps passed close to Irving's ears. Irving and a fellow sniper faced a tense standoff with The Chechen, a notorious sniper who was rumored to have at least 300 kills. Find books Irving & Tata make an incredible team. Special Operations Direct Action Sniper Nicholas Irving was the first African-American sniper with the Third Ranger Battalion when he was deployed to Afghanistan in 2009. Nicholas Irving He’s spent six years in the Army’s Special Operations 3rd Ranger Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment, serving from assaulter to Sniper Team leader. "Pemberton's face was inches from mine. I read an online interview and found out the "Chechen" is real. He'd racked up 33 kills (probably more undocumented) and a legend. But Pemberton wasn't there just to call calibrations. Life as a master sniper: The Reaper Nick Irving killed 33 men in months NICK Irving has gone down in history after clocking up a record 33 kills in less than four months. Irving and a fellow sniper faced a tense standoff with The Chechen, a notorious sniper who was rumored to have at least 300 kills. Nicholas Irving with A. J. Tata. The explosive new thriller series written by Nicholas Irving, the New York Times bestselling author of The Reaper and star of Fox’s American Grit. By Nicholas Irving with Gary Brozek From the March 2015 issue of SOF. Elite sniper Vick “The Reaper” Harwood is an American hero. They wanted Irving and a small team of chosen hot hands to travel into a remote and desolate section of the province with them to bring down a target. American hero, or unhinged vigilante? "I only have one regret — and that's the guy I could not save. The explosive new thriller series written by Nicholas Irving, the New York Times bestselling author of The Reaper and star of Fox's American Grit. . Groundbreaking, thrilling and revealing, The Reaper is the astonishing memoir of Special Operations Direct Action Sniper Nicholas Irving, the 3rd Ranger Battalion's deadliest sniper with 33 confirmed kills, though his remarkable career total, including probables, is unknown. Nicholas Irving, a former Special Operations Sniper, spoke with the Daily Caller’s Samantha Renck about his time in the service, what July 4th means to him and advice for future Americans. Irving called criticisms of the film, which he said was an accurate depiction of a sniper's ordeal, "irritating a little bit, especially when it comes from a person who has not been overseas and gone through the things we've gone through." Nicholas Irving, with A.J. "You become a sniper; you want to shoot.". Irving thought he'd spotted Bigfoot. 494 Soviet Union: Nicholas Irving… The RECCE team leader called out that he had one smoke grenade and one lethal grenade. Reaper: Ghost Target | Irving Nicholas, Tata A J | download | B–OK. Tata. Good to go? He was a special operations sniper in the 3rd Ranger Battalion for the U.S. military. Nick Irving is the Army Ranger sniper who has written a book, The Reaper, about his experiences in Iraq. At an insertion point near Kandahar, Irving cradled "Dirty Diana," his SR-25, a gun he loved so much he repainted its pattern every two weeks. Nicholas Irving A convoy of cars carrying several family members of the President's cabinet to Camp David for "Family Day" is ambushed, killing and wounding wives, husbands and children. Though the area was a safe haven for enemy fighters and the hub of the heroin pipeline that funded the Taliban's war, the Second Battalion reported their tour of duty there to be so quiet they advised incoming guys to bring their Xbox. It was those hands that brought him into a hellfire standoff with The Chechen, a notorious sniper who'd been around since the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan, with a rumored 300 kills. In face of the ambush, they jumped into a hole with a RECCE guy named Derek. July 10, 2009, would live in Irving's memory as the longest day of his life. The fifth day of our operation, my team was caught in a 360 degree ambush and on the receiving end of a Chechen sniper. Irving's reaction, he writes, was "Hell Yes!". The explosive audiobook thriller series written by Nicholas Irving, New York Times best-selling author of The Reaper and star of Fox's American Grit. After a five-mile, boot-sucking slog through the dunes, Irving took position with Mike Pemberton, his ostensible spotter. The choice was to pop smoke and try to bound out — or to end it all by hugging the live ammo. An explosive, no-holds-barred thriller by New York Times bestselling author and star of Fox TV’s American Grit Nicholas Irving . Think 'Jason Bourne meets Bob Lee Swagger' then buckle up and get ready for one hell of a read!" Through covering fire, the men finally made it to the safe house. Irving recalled his most memorable moment in the service. Groundbreaking, thrilling and revealing, The Reaper is the astonishing memoir of Special Operations Direct Action Sniper Nicholas Irving, the 3rd Ranger Battalion's deadliest sniper with 33 confirmed kills, though his remarkable career total, including probables, is unknown. Pemberton rolled out of the hole, bullets striking where he had just been on each turn, as Irving laid covering fire. The guy took the sniper's bullet in the chest, but survived. (Left: Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Right: Nicholas Irving). SSG (RET) PAUL MARTINEZ spent seven years in Special Operations and was a Sniper assigned to the 3rd Ranger Battalion, where he fought alongside and was trained by "The Reaper" Nicholas Irving. 'The Reaper: Autobiography of One of the Deadliest Special Ops Snipers' by Nicholas Irving and Gary Brozek. In less than 30 seconds of engagement, he shot two Taliban. Irving reflected on July 4th and what the day means for him. A fellow sniper is perched on a ridge in Helmund in Afghanistan. ORDER NOW. You never know how stress and sleeplessness are going to affect you. Reaper: Ghost Target by Nicholas Irving and A.J.Tata is my first sniper fiction. Reaper: Ghost Target is pedal-to-the-metal action packed with great twists and turns. (Courtesy of Nicholas Irving) Q&A With Nick Irving… American hero, or unhinged vigilante? Irving and other battalion members provide fire on a roof as a medevac is called in for the wounded. I nodded at him, and we both smiled, wordlessly letting each other know how we felt. When a second took his place, he died too. 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