Tom Clancy passed away this morning. The Best Selling author was 66.
Bestselling author Tom Clancy has died.
— Publishers Weekly (@PublishersWkly) October 2, 2013
Clancy passed away on Tuesday night at a hospital in Baltimore. Details about his death aren’t known at this time but his passing has already had an impact on social media.
“The only way to do all the things you’d like to do is to read.” RIP Tom Clancy.
— Chapters/Indigo (@chaptersindigo) October 2, 2013
Clancy was known for thrillers like “Patriot Games” and “The Sum of All Fears.” He is probably best known for his book “The Hunt For Red October.”
Stunned by the news about Tom Clancy. THE HUNT FOR RED OCTOBER was a masterful thriller.
— Joe Hill (@joe_hill) October 2, 2013
Clancy was only 66-years-old but he had an amazing impact on the literary world.
“I wanted to see my name on the cover of a book .If your name is in the Library of Congress, you’re immortal – Tom Clancy. We will miss you.
— Chicago Library (@chipublib) October 2, 2013
Let’s share a moment of silence for the man who inspired greatness and shared some of the greatest stories ever told – RIP Tom Clancy.
— SplinterCell (@SplinterCell) October 2, 2013
I never met the man, but his legacy changed my life remarkably over the years. RIP Tom Clancy. Thoughts and prayers to Thom and the family.
— Zack Cooper (@Z_Cooperstown) October 2, 2013
Clancy was known for his technical accuracy and his taught story lines. He wrote close to 20 novels during his lifetime and several of those were turned into movies and video games.
Sad news today, the legendary mastermind Tom Clancy passed away, gone but never forgotten :'( pic.twitter.com/JO4SWkBoqk
— BossLogic (@Bosslogic) October 2, 2013