This week ITW Members Tom Young and J. H. Bográn are talking suspense and snacks while trying to answer the question: “Books often rely on food and meals for symbolism, can you describe some memorable moments how a meal or snack may have raised suspense?”
Tom Young served in Iraq and Afghanistan with the Air National Guard. Military honors include three Air Medals, three Aerial Achievement Medals, and the Air Force Combat Action Medal. In a twenty-year Air Guard career he logged nearly five thousand hours of flight time while visiting more than forty countries. He is the author of the military thrillers The Mullah’s Storm, Silent Enemy, and The Renegades. His newest novel, The Warriors, comes to book stores on July 11.
J. H. Bográn was born and raised in Honduras. Although he’s the son of a journalist, he ironically prefers to write fiction rather than fact. His debut novel TREASURE HUNT, which The Celebrity Café hails as an intriguing novel that provides interesting insight of architecture and the life of a fictional thief. FIREFALL, his second novel, is scheduled for release in September/2013 by Rebel ePublishers. He’s a member of the International Thriller Writers where he also serves as the Thriller Roundtable Coordinator and contributor editor their official e-zine The Big Thrill. He lives in Honduras with his wife and three sons.