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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Best Sellers

    • Operator Down

    • A Pike Logan Thriller, Book 12
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow, Henry Strozier
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 617
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 574
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 572

    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 957
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 848
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 843

    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

    • Ring of Fire

    • A Pike Logan Thriller, Book 11
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier, Rich Orlow
    • Length: 14 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 617
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 560
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 563

    Fifteen years ago, in order to win a contract in the kingdom, a desperate defense contractor used a shell company to provide a bribe to a wealthy Saudi businessman....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Please just one narrator on the next one

    • By derek on 01-13-17

    Regular price: $31.50

    • 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 828
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 743
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 735

    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

    • One Rough Man

    • A Pike Logan Thriller
    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: J. D. Jackson, Neil Kaplan
    • Length: 15 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,802
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,611
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,611

    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

    • The Polaris Protocol

    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier
    • Length: 12 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 783
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 700
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 699

    Taskforce operators Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill are used to putting their lives at risk....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great Pike Logan thriller!

    • By Wayne on 01-08-18

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Dig

    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Rich Orlow, Henry Strozier
    • Length: 2 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 317
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 288
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285

    After finding the ruins of a Mayan temple - and saving the world from a terrorist attack - in One Rough Man, Pike Logan has been given the chance to rejoin the Taskforce....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Pike Logan recruits Jennifer Cahill to team

    • By Wayne on 04-20-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • 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 685
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 621
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 617

    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

    • 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 990
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 888
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 885

    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

    • No Fortunate Son

    • By: Brad Taylor
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier, Rich Orlow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 985
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 878
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 878

    A hostage situation places America's most powerful political elite at the mercy of its worst enemies....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoying the series

    • By Carol on 05-20-15

    Regular price: $31.49

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