Brad Taylor
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Brad Taylor

Brad was born on Okinawa, Japan, but grew up on 40-acres in rural Texas. Graduating from the University of Texas, he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army Infantry. Brad served for more than 21 years, retiring as a Special Forces Lieutenant Colonel. During that time he held numerous Infantry and Special Forces positions, including eight years in 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment - Delta where he commanded multiple troops and a squadron. He has conducted operations in support of US national interests in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other classified locations.

His final assignment was as the Assistant Professor of Military Science at The Citadel in Charleston, SC. He holds a Master's of Science in Defense Analysis from the Naval Postgraduate School, with a concentration in Irregular Warfare. When not writing, he serves as a security consultant on asymmetric threats for various agencies. He lives in Charleston, SC with his wife and two daughters.

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    • Daughter of War

    • A Pike Logan Thriller, Book 13
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 545
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 516
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 513

    Hot on the trail of a North Korean looking to sell sensitive US intelligence to the Syrian regime, Pike Logan and the Taskforce stumble upon something much graver: the sale of a lethal substance called Red Mercury....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another 5 star espionage thriller from Brad Taylor

    • By Wayne on 01-08-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • One Rough Man

    • A Pike Logan Thriller
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: J. D. Jackson, Neil Kaplan
    • Length: 15 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,004
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,792
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,792

    A former Delta Force commander, Brad Taylor proves with this breathtaking debut thriller that Vince Flynn and Brad Thor have company.....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Buy the book, Skip the audio version

    • By Harry on 02-04-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Operator Down

    • A Pike Logan Thriller
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow, Henry Strozier
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 767
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 715
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 712

    Former Delta Force Officer and New York Times best-selling author Brad Taylor delivers a heart-pounding thriller....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wait, I have to catch my breath...

    • By shelley on 01-18-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • All Necessary Force

    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier, Rich Orlow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,073
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 947
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 943

    Best-selling author Brad Taylor draws upon his own experiences as a Delta Force commander for his exciting series starring elite Taskforce operative Pike Logan...

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Editing makes a difference

    • By Don on 12-17-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Widow's Strike

    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier, Rich Orlow
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 768
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 700
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 695

    The Widow's Strike pits Taskforce operator Pike Logan and his partner Jennifer Cahill against a Chechen suicide bomber intent on releasing a deadly, genetically mutated virus....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Getting even better

    • By Jonathan F. on 06-29-15

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Enemy of Mine

    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow, Henry Strozier
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 928
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 839
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 832

    Retired Delta Force officer Brad Taylor returns with the third explosive installment in the Pike Logan thrillers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Pike's Revenge

    • By Joe Bloggs on 12-22-14

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Ruins

    • A Taskforce Story
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow
    • Length: 3 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126

    Deep in the Maya Biosphere Reserve, a huge protected tract of rain forest in Northern Guatemala, lies the mythical Temple of Priests. Only one man knew of the temple's location, but he was killed before he could relay the coordinates....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • still awful after all these years

    • By itinerant on 01-29-19

    Regular price: $2.79

    • The Infiltrator

    • A Taskforce Story
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow
    • Length: 2 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 146
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 145

    Retired Special Forces officer Brad Taylor's thrilling new short story features Israeli operatives Aaron and Shoshana, as the two wed at Jerusalem's Western Wall amid a backdrop of turmoil....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great short story!

    • By Wayne on 11-16-17

    Regular price: $2.79

    • The Insider Threat

    • A Pike Logan Thriller
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier, Rich Orlow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,076
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 968
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 965

    ISIS, the most maniacal terrorist organization the modern world has ever seen, is poised to make their most audacious strike yet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful thriller novel!

    • By Wayne on 08-26-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Days of Rage

    • A Pike Logan Thriller, Book 6
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow, Henry Strozier
    • Length: 14 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 822
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 726
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 722

    Former Delta Force operative Brad Taylor brings his military expertise to bear in the New York Times best-selling Pike Logan series....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good -- took awhile to get into it

    • By Loy on 09-06-14

    Regular price: $27.99

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