November 2021 Reading List: Once an Eagle by Anton Myrer, Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand, The Winds of War by Herman Wouk, War and Remembrance by Herman Wouk
October 2021 Reading List Selections: Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, The Afghanistan Papers by Craig Whitlock, Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell, Three Felonies a Day by Harvey A. Silverglate, Talking to Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell, The Constitution of the United States of America, Holy Bible
The September 2021 reading list selections are all books that relate to Afghanistan. If you are looking for a base from which to understand why we spent twenty years there and why we left the way we did, start in the pages of these selections.
August 2021 Reading List Selections: Unrestricted Warfare by Col. Qiao Liang and Col. Wang Xiangsui., The Big Burn by Timothy Egan, Talking to Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell, When the Lion Feeds by Wilber Smith, Taliban by Ahmed Rashid, Reacher Said Nothing by Andy Martin
July 2021 Reading List Selections: Out of the Mountains by David Kilcullen, Time to Hunt by Stephen Hunter, Charlie Wilson’s War by George Crile, Freedom by Sebastian Junger, The Afghan Campaign by Steven Pressfield, The Bridge of San Louis Rey by Thornton Wilder
June 2021 Reading List Selections: One Second After by William R. Forstchen, Three Felonies a Day by Harvey A. Silverglate, The Gun by C.J. Chivers, Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, The Winds of War by Herman Wouk, Once An Eagle by Anton Myrer
May 2021 Reading List Selections: The Odyssey by Homer, The League of Night and Fog by David Morrell, The Pentagon’s New Map by Thomas P.M. Barnett, The Lions of Lucerne by Brad Thor , Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand, SOG by John L. Plaster
This month’s reading list selections consist of books I used to research THE DEVIL’S HAND. This fourth novel in the James Reece series was research intensive as I stepped into the mind of a terrorist. Does this list of books give you any additional insight into THE DEVIL’S HAND?
March 2021 Reading List Selections: The Fraternity of the Stone by David Morrell, Haunted Mesa by Louis L’Amour, The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, The Iliad by Homer, Rifleman Dodd by C.S. Forester, Yeager: An Autobiography by Chuck Yeager
February 2021 Reading List: The Constitution of the United States of America, The Bill of Rights, The Declaration of Independence, The Universal History of the Destruction of Books by Fernando Báez, Hitler’s Willing Executioners by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell, Naming Names by Victor S. Navasky, Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, Three Felonies a Day by Harvey A. Silverglate, Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, Term Limits by Vince Flynn, The Art of War by Sun Tzu