"Taylor Moore gives his readers an insider's glimpse into a world of covert operations that few novelists can match."

Nelson DeMille, #1 NYT Bestselling Author of The Maze

Available September 17th

About Taylor

Taylor Moore is a sixth-generation Texan who grew up on a farm and ranch northwest of Houston. He is a former CIA Intelligence Officer who worked in both analysis and operations and later consulted for the Department of Defense in Theater Security Cooperation, Force Protection, and Counternarcotics. He now lives in the Texas Panhandle with his wife and two children, where he is a full-time author, screenwriter, and speaker. Cold Trail is Taylor’s fourth novel in a series featuring Garrett Kohl.

About Cold Trail

In the fourth pulse-pounding thriller in the series, DEA Special Agent Garrett Kohl must find out what’s truly tainted in the energy industry and uncover a deep-rooted plot in order to protect his new business, beloved ranch, and family. Perfect for fans of C. J. Box and Jack Carr.

Praise for Taylor Moore


“Wild and gritty as a West Texas road, Ricochet snaps with action and unbridled authenticity. Taylor Moore is the real deal. I'll read anything he writes.”

—Marc Cameron, NYT Bestselling Author of Breakneck


“A thrilling tale of family and global brinkmanship set on the high plains of West Texas, Taylor Moore's Ricochet starts like wildfire and picks up speed with every page you turn.”

—Nick Petrie, author of The Runaway


“Fans of J. Todd Scott and C. J. Box will want to check out this propulsive, character-driven thriller.”

Publishers Weekly


“Set amid a vividly written backdrop of the Texas High Plains, Ricochet is a frightening portrayal of cat and mouse maneuvers that could unfortunately happen in today’s world. This high stakes thriller filled with well-drawn characters satisfies on all levels. A fine read that’s true to the Lone Star State and all Texans.”

—Reavis Z. Wortham, author of the Texas Red River Series


“A tense and irresistible thriller that fans of C. J. Box and the military action novels of Brad Taylor will savor.”

Library Journal, Starred Review


“Muscular but heartfelt, Ricochet is an adrenaline-fueled nail biter. Set in Texas but spanning the globe, Taylor Moore's latest neo-Western classic finds DEA agent Garrett Kohl trapped between duty and family, loyalty and country. Riveting, propulsive, and timely, Ricochet is the rare thriller that fires fast on all cylinders.”

—J. Todd Scott, author of The Far Empty

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