Search Results: "Dale Brown"


BOOK REVIEW

CHAINS OF COMMAND by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 1993

"But the surprisingly violent Clinton-bashing—while amusing—will probably not make a lot of new friends for the genre."
Eastern Europe erupts in war as the Russians rush to the aid of their compatriots in Moldova, happily trampling Ukraine in the process. Read full book review >

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WINGS OF FIRE by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 2002

"Let's get serious."
Aerial technothriller once again featuring Patrick McLanahan (Warrior Class, 2001, etc.). Read full book review >

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IRON WOLF by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"While linked to Brown's previous novel, this fast-paced read has enough explanation to allay confusion as high-tension, all-out action-adventure flames across Eastern Europe."
As a diabolical false-flag scheme fractures the uneasy Ukrainian peace, Brown (Starfire, 2014, etc.) out-Clancys Tom in his latest action thriller.Read full book review >

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STORMING HEAVEN by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 13, 1994

"Super chase scenes that don't let up until the planes run out of fuel or blow up, and a perfect villain who refuses to be exterminated until the last page."
Even the most ardent pacifists may run for their guns after considering the ease with which America's cities are terrorized in the latest by Air Force veteran Brown (Chains of Command, 1993, etc.). Read full book review >

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FATAL TERRAIN by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 1997

"Nobody, in detailing the lethal excitements of high-tech aerial combat in at least plausible geopolitical contexts, does it better than Brown."
Retired USAF Colonel Patrick McLanahan and his band of irregulars help turn the tide when the People's Republic of China makes war on its lost province of Taiwan, in another high adventure from past master Brown (Shadows of Steel, 1996, etc.). Read full book review >

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SHADOWS OF STEEL by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 2, 1996

"State-of-the-art action in the air, on land, and at sea from a master of the future-shock game."
Gulf War II, albeit without the Coalition and with latter-day Persia as the foe, in this red-meat technothriller from old pro Brown (Storming Heaven, 1994, etc.). Read full book review >

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AIR BATTLE FORCE by Dale Brown
Released: May 13, 2003

"Tense pages hard-focused on aerial hardware as Brown pumps it up for fans—who know what they're getting."
Old Dog Brown brings back his favorite technothriller heroes for what will likely be their 15th consecutive assault on the bestseller list, despite ever more unwieldy plots, laboriously detailed fantastic weapons, and bombastic action sequences. Read full book review >

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PRICE OF DUTY by Dale Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 16, 2017

"There's so much action here it's a wonder there aren't bullet holes and bomb craters on every page."
Brown (Iron Wolf, 2015, etc.) once again deploys futuristic Cybernetic Infantry Devices to keep Mother Russia from re-establishing hegemony over Poland and the Baltic nations. Read full book review >

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SKY MASTERS by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 17, 1991

"Genuinely exciting fight scenes are swamped by oceans of technical detail of interest primarily to the pencil-protector crowd."
War erupts almost immediately when America pulls out of the Philippines and China slips in to fill the power vacuum. Read full book review >

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TIGER'S CLAW by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 4, 2012

"Brown deserves credit for his prodigious research; no one can possibly argue that he doesn't know his stuff. Every detail in the story feels plausible, which is not to say every detail is necessary."
The latest military thriller by Brown is a workmanlike offering that may please his many fans. Read full book review >

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STARFIRE by Dale Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

"A page-turner filled with an insider's knowledge of military aircraft."
The development of an orbiting solar-power plant leads to conflict between American and Russian military forces. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WARRIOR CLASS by Dale Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 7, 2001

"The usual sonic booms and jet-stream rushes fail to liven a pretty transparent plot, but there are a few good moments here."
The start of a new presidential administration is always a good time to sneak things through, and President Thomas Nathaniel Thorne isn't exactly known for having the sharpest eye in Washington. Read full book review >