Linguist and Language Teacher
Former NSA Agent
The Valquist Saga is a series of novels
following the adventures of an unwilling spy.
Andrew Valquist never wanted a life of
Start with A Place of Brightness to begin the
adventure. Click on each of the novels to learn
where they fit in the time-line of Andrew's
Spy Thrillers by a former agent of the NSA.
The NSA made me delete some passages from
these novels before they could be released.
I'm surprised at some of the things they did
let me publish!
In addition to spy novels,
I'm the author of
Intermediate Arabic for
Dummies, published by
In addition to this Arabic language
guide, I've published a number of
novels with Lingua Sacra
Whether you like espionage-adventure, action, time-travel, or thrilling romances, there's something here for
everyone! Click to explore them in detail.
A Place of Brightness
5 Star Amazon Review: "This was an amazing book ... I also loved how well the book combined
high-suspense spy-thriller action with human drama."
Amor Vincit Omnia: an Andrew Valquist Adventure
5 Star Amazon Review: "It is an interesting and exciting read; the kind of book you can't put down but then
you are sorry when you get to the last page and you crave more."
Next Stop Spanish
5 Star Amazon Review: "Next Stop Spanish offers both an enjoyable reading experience and a chance to
become familiar with a new language."
In Saecula Saeculorum
5 Star Amazon Review: "All the deliciously absurd action and adventure was kept intact, the grittiness
treated simply and every character had an good amount of development. It was so honest. Although to be
honest, my favorite part was the dialogue. Oh, the quips! I won't spoil any but the one liners the characters
pull off with such ease will have you in stitches."