SOURCE: Kilshaw Press

Kilshaw Press

January 11, 2017 09:00 ET

Kilshaw Press Signs Colorado Author Thad Dupper to Book Deal

ENGLEWOOD, CO--(Marketwired - Jan 11, 2017) - Kilshaw Press is pleased to announce that it has signed Colorado author Thad Dupper and will publish his first novel in a series, Attack on Nantucket, in March 2017.

Dupper, a former tech company CEO, skillfully leverages his tech background along with his knowledge of military technology to produce a techno-thriller that is fast paced and authentic.

Attack on Nantucket follows in the footsteps of Tom Clancy as it combines espionage, a terrorist plot against the sitting US president's family, and the assets of the US Navy set on the island of Nantucket.

"I knew from the first page that I was going to thoroughly enjoy this book," said Theresa Kilshaw, Kilshaw Press Publisher. "Thad has crafted a thriller that is hard to put down." 

Dupper, a member of the Tail Hook Association, has four carrier-arrested landings to his credit, having been the Navy's guest as part of their Distinguished Visitor program. Drawing on his first-hand experience Dupper has created a story that is timely and entertaining. In addition, Dupper, who has frequently vacationed on the island of Nantucket, has set his novel on the stunning island off the Massachusetts coast.

A native of Brooklyn, New York, Dupper exhibits a writing style that captures the energy and pace shaped by today's mobile and social media technology. "I've always known that I would write this novel," says Dupper. "The concept for this story began during my many international business trips. It wasn't, however, until I stepped down from my CEO assignment that I had the cycles to devote to this project."

With 30 years of industry experience, Mr. Dupper has a successful record growing both start-up and public companies. Most recently Mr. Dupper was CEO of Evolving Systems. Prior to that, Mr. Dupper was a member of the leadership teams at Terabeam, Expand Beyond, a Menlo Ventures company, and Teradata, where he was an early member of the management team.

Attack on Nantucket will be launched in March 2017. You can place a pre-order for the novel on Amazon or download an excerpt and keep apprised of latest developments by following us on, or on our Facebook, Twitter or Instagram feeds of AttackonNantucket.

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