Don Brown
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Don Brown

NATIONALLY BESTSELLING AUTHOR DON BROWN, (born June 3, 1960) is an American author of eleven published novels, and two significant military works of non-fiction, including CALL SIGN EXTORTION 17: The Shoot-Down of SEAL Team Six, and THE LAST FIGHTER PILOT: The True Story of the Final Combat Mission of World War II. LAST FIGHTER PILOT became a national bestseller the first week of its release, being named to the PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BESTSELLERS LIST in nonfiction for all hardbacks. The NEW YORK POST called LAST FIGHTER PILOT a "MUST READ." The book was also endorsed by the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, and spent several weeks on the nationally-acclaimed Conservative Book Club's national bestseller list.

In addition to LAST FIGHTER PILOT, he is perhaps best known for his non-fiction military expose, CALL SIGN EXTORTION 17: The Shoot-Down of SEAL Team Six, released by Rowman & Littlefiled Publishing Company in 2015. TREASON explored the issues and dangers of radical Islamic infiltration in the US military. CALL SIGN EXTORTION 17 is a non-fiction account of the 2011 Chinook shootdown in Afghanistan of U.S.Navy SEAL Team, with Brown contending that the SEAL's deaths were caused, in part, because of "politically-correct" rules of engagement. Don has been interviewed by SEAN HANNITY, TOMI LAHREN, GEORGE NOORY, and has been featured in the WASHINGTON TIMES and the NEW YORK POST in connection with the EXTORTION 17 shoot-down.

In 2003, Don began writing TREASON, his first novel in the NAVY JUSTICE SERIES, chronicling the life and adventures of JAG officer ZACK BREWER. TREASON explored the dangers of radical Islamic infiltration in the United States Military. Don wrote the novel, in part as a warning to the public about those dangers. TREASON was released in 2005.

Then, on Thanksgiving Day of 2009, TREASON rocketed to the number 1 bestselling novel for fiction on the prestigious Amazon.com bestselling list for fiction, where it remained for more than a week. Why? Because the novel included a scene depicting virtually the same scenario which later occurred at Fort Hood, where a radical Muslim member of the United States military opened fire indiscriminately at a US Military base, in furtherance of a radical political agenda. Some even said the novel had "predicted" the Fort Hood tragedy.

In June of 2008, Zondervan released Don's fourth novel, BLACK SEA AFFAIR, which featured a shooting war between Georgia and Russia. Two months later, in August of 2008, war broke out between Russia and Georgia, in what has become known as the 2008 South Ossetia War. This marked the second time that one of Don's novels in fact predicted a future event.

In August of 2009, Don Brown completed the manuscript for fifth novel, MALACCA CONSPIRACY, a novel which began with oil tankers being attacked by radical Islamic terrorists as those tankers transited the strategic Strait of Malacca. In the novel, terrorists use speedboats full of explosives to attack tankers. Ten months later, in May of 2010, the Singaporean Navy issued terror warnings about oil tankers being targeted for attacks by terrorists in the Strait of Malacca, with explosive-laden dinghies and speedboats, the exact scenario laid out in Brown's novel. Did Don Brown have access to classified information?

On May 26 of 2010, OnlineUniversities.com ranked Don's three novels of the NAVY JUSTICE SERIES -- TREASON, HOSTAGE and DEFIANCE -- among its list of "50 Best Legal Novels for Both Lawyers and Laymen." TREASON, HOSTAGE and DEFIANCE were rated 3,4 and 5 in the "Supsense" category among the list of 50.

In August of 2011, Zondervan released Don's sixth novel, THUNDER IN THE MORNING CALM, an explosive thriller about North Korea. THUNDER IN THE MORNING CALM examines the question -- "Did America leave men behind in North Korean Prison Camps some sixty years ago?" Will this, too, turn out to be prophetic?

In November of 2012, FIRE OF THE RAGING DRAGON, Don's seventh novel, examined a fictional war in the early 21st Century between China and Taiwan. The US President sends in the Seventh Fleet to try and break up the war between the two Chinas. But with America trillions of dollars in debt to the Commmunists, and with the President's daughter's life on the line, can America still stand for freedom?

DON BROWN served on active duty for five years in the Navy as a JAG officer, during which time he served as military prosecutor, a Special Assistant United States Attorney, and also won the New York City Bar Association Trial Advocacy Award for winning the trial advocacy championship at the United States Naval Justice School. DON BROWN remained on inactive reserve status with the Navy through 1999, rising to the rank of Lieutenant Commander. He currently lives in his native North Carolina.

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Best Sellers

    • The Last Fighter Pilot

    • The True Story of the Final Combat Mission of World War II
    • By: Don Brown, Captain Jerry Yellin - foreword, Captain Jerry Yellin - contributor, and others
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    On the morning of August 15, 1945, Captain Jerry Yellin flew the last combat mission of World War II out of Iwo Jima....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Must read. Engrossing.

    • By Diane D. on 10-12-18

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Thunder in the Morning Calm

    • Pacific Rim Series, Book 1
    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 11 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 183
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 167

    Sixty years after his grandfather disappeared in Korea, a young naval intelligence officer seeks the truth behind rumors that American POWs are still being held there....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Foray into North Korea - 3.5 stars!

    • By Wayne on 03-26-18

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Treason

    • Navy Justice, Book 1
    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: James Adams
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    Lieutenant Zack Brewer, just three years out of law school, is pitted against the world's greatest defense attorney in the court-martial of the century....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Don Brown's Treason, Navy Justice

    • By Richard on 05-11-09

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Malacca Conspiracy

    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    A dastardly plot is hatched in the Malaysian seaport of Malacca....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another homerun by Don Brown

    • By Paul on 08-26-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Hostage

    • Navy Justice, Book 2
    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: James Adams
    • Length: 11 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    When terrorists attack, JAG officer Zach Brewer faces a deadly choice. Save the woman he loves - or the lives of millions....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A mixed bag

    • By brock on 01-03-12

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Fire of the Raging Dragon

    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 43

    In the very near future, China, now the world’s largest industrial producer and consumer of Mideast Oil, passes a law that all new cars manufactured in that nation will be operated on natural gas....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding

    • By Joseph on 04-28-15

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Storming the Black Ice

    • Pacific Rim, Book 3
    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: Simon Bubb
    • Length: 12 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    When British geologists discover the world's largest oil reserves under the desolate, icy tundra of Antarctica, Britain and Chile form a top-secret alliance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Storming the Black Ice

    • By Susan Fryman on 05-20-14

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Black Sea Affair

    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: James Adams
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 115

    A submarine mishap in the Black Sea brings the United States and Russia to the brink of nuclear war....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent and captures your undivided attention

    • By Paul on 08-09-12

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Defiance

    • By: Don Brown
    • Narrated by: James Adams
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    The murder of an international attorney, the posturing of a power-hungry politician, the schemes of a psychotic stalker, and the high-stakes drama of a daring rescue mission....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrioists&Covert Missions: can it get better?

    • By BETH on 11-18-11

    Regular price: $28.51

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