Richard Phillips
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Richard Phillips

Born in Roswell, New Mexico in 1956, Richard Phillips graduated from West Point in 1979, qualified as an Army Ranger, and served for several years as an officer in the United States Army. In 1989, he graduated with a Master of Science degree in Physics from the Naval Post Graduate School, completing his thesis work at Los Alamos National Laboratory. He then spent three years as a Research Associate at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, before completing his tour of duty as an Army Officer. He now lives in Phoenix with his lovely wife, Carol, where, having expanded the universe of his bestselling science fiction series, The Rho Agenda, he is now focused on his new epic fantasy series, The Endarian Prophecy.

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Best Sellers

    • The Second Ship

    • The Rho Agenda, Book 1
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,824
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,461
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,492

    In 1948, an alien starship crash-landed in the New Mexico desert and brought with it the key to mankind’s future....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrific story

    • By Mike From Mesa on 01-03-13

    Regular price: $17.99

    • The Kasari Nexus

    • Rho Agenda Assimilation, Book 1
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: Alexander Cendese
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 978
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 903
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 898

    Jennifer Smythe escapes Earth's invasion by the insidious Kasari race, hijacks an alien starship, and survives the deadly passage through a wormhole....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Rho Agenda Goes Off ... Planet

    • By Farall on 03-30-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • The Meridian Ascent

    • Rho Agenda Assimilation, Book 3
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 528
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 489
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 489

    In their battle to save Earth from becoming another conquest of the alien Kasari Collective, Mark and Heather Smythe have struck crucial blows against the enemy....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • End of the Rho'd

    • By Dubi on 04-30-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Altreian Enigma

    • Rho Agenda Assimilation, Book 2
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 741
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 692
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 687

    When Mark and Heather Smythe saved Earth from the conquest-hungry Kasari Collective, they thought their work was done. But the world's vast new government continued its quest....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Incredible Performance! MacLeod Andrews is BACK!!

    • By ByEqualMeasure on 12-10-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Immune

    • The Rho Agenda, Book Two
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 15 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,686
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,447
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,451

    Anyone who dares challenge the Rho Project is being systematically picked off....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A second volume that stands alone - brilliantly

    • By Orson on 12-04-12

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Dead Shift

    • The Rho Agenda Inception, Book 3
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 785
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 731
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 727

    With the final chapter of the Rho Agenda Inception, all secrets will be revealed....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A solid ending to this trilogy

    • By Cliff on 05-29-15

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Wormhole

    • The Rho Agenda, Book 3
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 13 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,479
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,237
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,233

    When the Rho Project’s lead scientist, Dr. Donald Stephenson, is imprisoned for his crimes against humanity, the world dares to think the threat posed by the Rho Project’s alien technologies is finally over....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • James Bond Meets Witch Mountain

    • By Cliff on 06-05-15

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Dead Wrong

    • A Rho Agenda Novel, Book 2
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 928
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 860
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 858

    Ex-CIA assassin Jack Gregory has been hired for a singular mission: to journey to South America and rescue an imprisoned shaman....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Better than the first one

    • By Cliff on 03-11-15

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Mark of Fire

    • The Endarian Prophecy, Book 1
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Davies
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 176
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 149
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 150

    Lorness Carol, coming of age in the kingdom of her warlord father, aspires to wield magic. But she's also unknowingly become the obsession of Kragan, an avenging wielder as old as evil itself....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good start to a new series

    • By Jake on 11-13-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Once Dead

    • A Rho Agenda Novel
    • By: Richard Phillips
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 11 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,328
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,215
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,220

    Struggling with desires and memories that are not his own, Jack is not the man he once was....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not my usual cup of tea but pretty good

    • By Cliff on 02-19-15

    Regular price: $10.49

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