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
My guest today is my friend and bestselling author, the great Steven Pressfield . He is the author of THE LEGEND OF BAGGER VANCE, GATES OF FIRE, THE AFGHAN CAMPAIGN, LAST OF THE AMAZONS, KILLING ROMMEL, and THE WARRIOR ETHOS, among many others. He has also penned a series of books on creativity, books I read as I was starting my writer’s journey: THE WAR OF ART, TURNING PRO, DO THE WORK, THE AUTHENTIC SWING, and THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY. His latest novel is A MAN AT ARMS, the story of a character you may remember from TIDES OF WAR, THE VIRTUES OF WAR, and THE PROFESSION, the solitary mercenary, Telamon of Arcadia.
October 2020 Reading List: The Gun by C.J. Chivers, A Time to Kill by John Grisham, Do the Work by Steven Pressfield, The Road by Cormac McCarthy, The Spy Who Came in From The Cold by John le Carré, and The Generals by Thomas E. Ricks
July reading list: Gates of Fire, Deliverance, Presumed Innocent, The Hobbit, Never Cry Wolf, The Gamble.
It is already time for the March reading list! For those new to the Team, each month I highlight six books from my reading list.
JACK CARR READING LIST NOVEMBER 2019 November Jack Carr Reading List It is time for the next six books on my reading list! For those of you who are new to my newsletter, each month I’ll be highlighting six books along with some information on why they were impactful to me along my journey. Some will be selections from a professional reading list I was asked to put together for [...]
JACK CARR READING LIST OCTOBER 2019 Welcome to the New Jack Carr Reading List Since the publication of THE TERMINAL LIST, I have been asked time and time again for a list of recommended books. Before I left the SEAL Teams, I was asked to put together a professional reading list by the Naval Special Warfare Center. I broke the list down into sections with my thoughts on [...]