Dale Brown
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Dale Brown

Former U.S. Air Force captain Dale Brown is the superstar author of 21 action-adventure "techno-thriller" novels: FLIGHT OF THE OLD DOG (1987), SILVER TOWER (1988), DAY OF THE CHEETAH (1989), HAMMERHEADS (1990), SKY MASTERS (1991), NIGHT OF THE HAWK (1992), CHAINS OF COMMAND (1993), STORMING HEAVEN (1994), SHADOWS OF STEEL (1996), FATAL TERRAIN (1997), THE TIN MAN (1998), BATTLE BORN, (1999), WARRIOR CLASS (2001), WINGS OF FIRE (2002), AIR BATTLE FORCE (2003), PLAN OF ATTACK (2004), ACT OF WAR (2005), EDGE OF BATTLE (2006), STRIKE FORCE (May 2007), SHADOW COMMAND (2008) ROGUE FORCES (2009), EXECUTIVE INTENT (2010) and A TIME FOR PATRIOTS (May 2011). Fourteen of his novels have been New York Times best-sellers. He is also the co-author of the best-selling DREAMLAND techno-thriller series and writer and technical consultant of the Act of War PC real-time strategy game published by Atari Interactive and the Megafortress PC flight simulator by Three-Sixty Pacific. Dale's novels are published in 11 languages and distributed to over 70 countries. Worldwide sales of his novels, audiobooks and computer games exceed 12 million copies.

Dale was born in Buffalo, New York on November 2, 1956. He graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Western European History and received an Air Force commission in 1978. He was a navigator-bombardier in the B-52G Stratofortress heavy bomber and the FB-111A supersonic medium bomber, and is the recipient of several military decorations and awards including the Air Force Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster, the Combat Crew Award, and the Marksmanship ribbon. Dale was also one of the nation's first Air Force ROTC cadets to qualify for and complete the grueling three-week U.S. Army Airborne Infantry paratrooper training course. He was also an Air Force instructor on aircrew life support and combat survival, evasion, resistance, and escape.

Dale supports a number of organizations to promote law enforcement, education, and literacy. He is a Life Member of the Air Force Association, U.S. Naval Institute, and National Rifle Association. He is a command pilot for Angel Flight West (www.angelflightwest.org), a group that donate their time, skills, and aircraft to fly medical patients free of charge. He is also a mission pilot with the Civil Air Patrol, flying a variety of missions in support of the U.S. Air Force and other federal agencies. He is a multi-engine and instrument-rated private pilot and can often be found in the skies all across the United States, piloting his Piper Aztec-E airplane. On the ground, Dale enjoys tennis, scuba diving, and soccer. Dale, his wife Diane, and son Hunter live near Lake Tahoe, Nevada.

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Best Sellers

    • Flight of the Old Dog

    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: Richard Allen
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 181
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 153
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154

    It is the riveting story of America's military superiority being surpassed as our greatest enemy masters space-to-Earth weapons technology....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Great story killed by terrbile narrator

    • By Steven on 02-22-11

    Regular price: $17.47

    • The Moscow Offensive

    • Patrick McLanahan
    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: Ryan Burke
    • Length: 13 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116

    America’s first line of defense - Brad McLanahan and the heroes of the Iron Wolf Squadron - must counter a dangerous Russian strike from within the homeland....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • It fell short on believe ability.

    • By Lon J Simonetta on 09-14-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Starfire

    • A Novel
    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 14 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 194
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171

    With the death of his heroic father, bomber and space warfare veteran Patrick McLanahan, Bradley McLanahan must now fly solo....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • State of the art Tech

    • By Paul on 05-11-15

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Dreamland

    • Dale Brown's Dreamland, Book 1
    • By: Dale Brown, Jim DeFelice
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 225
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 203
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 204

    Dreamland is the place where the nation's top minds come to develop artillery and aircraft that push beyond the cutting edge....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A lot like Tom Clancy

    • By Sherry Pitcock on 09-23-13

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Air Battle Force

    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 15 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 214
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127

    On America's newest combat base, U.S. Air Force aerial warfare expert Major General Patrick McLanahan and his crew of daring engineers are devising the air combat unit of the future....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Spellbinding

    • By KRC on 09-05-05

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Sky Masters

    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: Joseph Campanella
    • Length: 2 hrs and 36 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 48

    In the near future, U.S. forces are completing their final withdrawal from bases in the Philippines....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Pathetic

    • By Lynton on 02-28-15

    Regular price: $11.17

    • Plan of Attack

    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 14 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 223
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 136

    In Plan of Attack, Dale Brown provocatively turns our attention to the threat of a nuclear attack that is beyond our imaginings....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow! Non-stop Action

    • By KRC on 10-16-05

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Dale Brown's Dreamland: Strike Zone

    • By: Dale Brown, Jim DeFelice
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 10 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109

    An Asian war that would have escalated into a nuclear nightmare has been halted, thanks to the raw courage, unparalleled skill, and total commitment of the Dreamland force....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Anexity rush to the end!

    • By J. B. Freeman on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Act of Revenge

    • A Novel
    • By: Dale Brown, Jim DeFelice
    • Narrated by: Nick Sullivan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    When terrorists attack Boston, Louis Massina races against time to save the city with a high-tech counteroffensive....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Weak ending

    • By Marty B on 02-08-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Night of the Hawk

    • The Sequel to Flight of the Old Dog
    • By: Dale Brown
    • Narrated by: Joseph Campanella
    • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    In this sequel to Flight of the Old Dog, master of suspense Dale Brown reassembles special operations...

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Decent story horrible performance

    • By K. Winter on 07-06-15

    Regular price: $17.47

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