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Clancy, Tom
New York, Berkley Books, 1984.

ISBN 0870212850
This book is an exhilarating, breath taking, and remarkable novel. It is about a Soviet sub during the Cold War trying to escape to the United States. In this top secret operation, the soviets have no choice but to destroy the sub before it gets into American hands. While the American must protect it. The operation is headed by a man named Jack Ryan, a former British Intelligence agent who is now a CIA agent. He was placed aboard the Red October when it became clear that they were heading for the United States. The force ... lights clicked on. To find out what causes the explosion, read this thrilling novel, THE HUNT FOR RED OCTOBER. (Ryan F., 8th grade student, Rundlett Middle School, Concord, New Hampshire)
SUBJECTS:     Ryan, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
                        Intelligence service -- United States -- Fiction
                        Spy stories


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