George Galdorisi
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George Galdorisi

GEORGE GALDORISI is a career naval aviator. His thirty years of active duty service included four command tours as well as five years as a carrier strike group chief of staff. In addition to his Rick Holden thrillers, he has written several bestselling novels in the rebooted Tom Clancy's Op-Center series, including Out of the Ashes, Into the Fire, Scorched Earth, and Dark Zone. With his longtime collaborator, Dick Couch, he coauthored the New York Times best seller, Tom Clancy Presents: Act of Valor. He is also the author of The Kissing Sailor, which proved the identity of the two principals in Alfred Eisenstaedt's famous photograph; as well as over 300 articles in professional journals and other media.

George has received a number of national and international writing awards, including: the Navy League of the United States Alfred Thayer Mahan Award for Literary Achievement, the Surface Navy Association Literary Award, the Navy League of Australia's Annual Essay Competition, the Naval Helicopter Historical Association Mark Starr Pioneer Literary Award, and the Military Writers Society of America Silver Medal Award, among others.

George is the Director of Strategic Assessments and Technical Futures at the Navy's Command and Control Center of Excellence in San Diego, California. He and his wife Becky live in Coronado, California. You can connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, and his website/blog: http://www.georgegaldorisi.com.

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Best Sellers

    • Tom Clancy Presents: Act of Valor

    • By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Steven Weber
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,950
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,620
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,624

    Act of Valor takes audiences deep into the secretive world of the most elite, highly trained group of warriors in the modern world....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Good performance, boring story

    • By Ole on 06-14-12

    Regular price: $19.99

    • When the Killer Man Comes

    • Eliminating Terrorists as a Special Operations Sniper
    • By: Paul Martinez, George Galdorisi - contributor
    • Narrated by: Paul Martinez, Nicholas Irving - foreword
    • Length: 6 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87

    In When the Killer Man Comes, Staff Staff Sergeant Paul Martinez tells the harrowing true story of how he and his team hunted America's enemies in an operation that would have repercussions that are still felt today....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • When the Killer Man Comes

    • By JHMJr on 01-27-19

    Regular price: $23.95

    • Tom Clancy's Op-Center: Dark Zone

    • By: Tom Clancy, Steve Pieczenik, Jeff Rovin, and others
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 234
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 214
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 215

    Former US ambassador to the Ukraine Douglas Flannery meets with an old friend and former spy near New York's South Street Seaport....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Painfully bad and boring and long book

    • By David on 06-22-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Tom Clancy's Op-Center: Scorched Earth

    • By: George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 434
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 408
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 409

    General Bob Underwood - a special presidential envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL - is en route to the Syrian city of al-Bukamal when a rocket-propelled grenade strikes....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • very poor narration

    • By jeff on 08-19-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Out of the Ashes

    • Tom Clancy's Op-Center
    • By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi, Tom Clancy
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 407
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 366
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 365

    Before 9/11 America was protected by a covert force known as the National Crisis Management Center....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Very Disappointed

    • By M. Herring on 07-21-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Tom Clancy's Op-Center: Into the Fire

    • A Novel
    • By: Dick Couch, George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 548
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 496
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 494

    When a team of assassins murder a high-ranking North Korean general and his family in their sleep, making it look like a robbery, events are set in motion....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not UpvTo Series Standard

    • By Al Horrigan on 05-17-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Kissing Sailor

    • The Mystery Behind the Photo that Ended WWII
    • By: Lawrence Verria, George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    On August 14, 1945, Alfred Eisenstaedt took a picture of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square, minutes after they heard of Japan's surrender to the United States....

    Regular price: $24.95

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