Brian Kilmeade
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Brian Kilmeade

Not many broadcasters can say they are on the air for 6 hours a day, 5 days a week, but that is exactly what Brian Kilmeade has been doing since 2006. After joining Fox News in 1997, he was soon named co-host of Fox & Friends, where he still thrives alongside the extraordinarily talented Steve Doocy and Ainsley Earhardt. Together they have powered their way to the top spot in morning cable TV. After Fox & Friends from 6 - 9AM ET. Kilmeade has the privilege of hosting his nationally syndicated radio show, "The Brian Kilmeade Show" on Fox News Talk from 9-12 noon.

Every weekday morning, Kilmeade provides viewers with the latest on the breaking news, sports, politics and entertainment. During his tenure at Fox News, he has developed the ability to interview and provide insight into newsmakers, politicians, celebrities and athletes. On any given day you might see him with former President George W. Bush, Michael Jordan, Simon Cowell, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, or supermodel Miranda Kerr. His radio show features many Fox personalities, big names guests and somehow still manages to cover the news of the day with seriousness and a smile.

Brian has written 5 books, 4 of which were New York Times best sellers: "The Games Do Count", "It's How You Play the Game" and more recently, "George Washington's Secret Six" and "Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates" co- written with Don Yaeger. His fifth book "Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans" is due out in the fall of 2017, again teaming up with Yaeger with the hope of mirroring their previous success.

Prior to joining FNC, Kilmeade was an anchor/reporter on NEWSPORT TV. While in Los Angeles, he was an anchor on KHSC-TV and a host on all sports radio's XTRA AM690. His duties on XTRA included co-hosting The Jim Brown Show where he struck up a friendship that still flourishes today. One his first jobs was as a correspondent on Channel One, a daily national high school television news program. Along way, he also managed to fit in 10 years of stand-up comedy experience.

He currently resides in Massapequa, NY where he grew up with his wife and 3 kids. When he is not working, you can often catch him on the soccer field watching or coaching. He graduated from LIU-CW Post with a BA in Communications in 1986 where he also played soccer.

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Best Sellers

    • Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans

    • The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny
    • By: Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
    • Narrated by: Brian Kilmeade
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,004
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 911
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 903

    When the British fought the young United States during the War of 1812, they knew that taking the mouth of the Mississippi River was the key to crippling their former colony....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This was new to me War 1812

    • By Suz on 10-27-17

    Regular price: $21.00

    • George Washington's Secret Six

    • The Spy Ring That Saved America
    • By: Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
    • Narrated by: Brian Kilmeade
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,593
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,442
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,446

    From the cohost of Fox & Friends, the true story of the anonymous spies who helped win the Revolutionary War....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good story, boring reader

    • By Mark on 06-04-15

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates

    • The Forgotten War That Changed American History
    • By: Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
    • Narrated by: Brian Kilmeade
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,051
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,870
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,857

    This is the little-known story of how a newly independent nation was challenged by four Muslim powers and what happened when America's third president decided to stand up....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting history - terrible narrator

    • By School Nurse Cindy on 12-08-15

    Regular price: $21.00

    • It's How You Play the Game and the Games Do Count

    • By: Brian Kilmeade
    • Narrated by: Brian Kilmeade
    • Length: 4 hrs and 34 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Surprising, entertaining, and always imparting an important life lesson, It's How You Play the Game features anecdotes and vignettes that are sure to benefit any listener....

    Regular price: $21.67

    • Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger | Key Takeaways, Analysis & Review

    • By: Instaread
    • Narrated by: Michael Gilboe
    • Length: 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger is an historical account of one of the earliest wars....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • A poor review of the book by Brian Kilmeade

    • By Daniel M. on 12-22-16

    Regular price: $3.95

    • George Washington's Secret Six (Young Readers Adaptation)

    • By: Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
    • Narrated by: Stephen Graybill
    • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    The American Revolution is well under way in 1776, but things are looking bleak for General George Washington and his Continental Army. Washington soon realizes he can't win with military might. Instead, he must outsmart the British, so he creates a sophisticated intelligence network....

    Regular price: $19.60

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