USAF Pararescue Thrillers

3 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 825 ratings

The Devil's Waters Publisher's Summary

David L. Robbins, author of the war classic War of the Rats, delivers another heart-stopping, deeply researched military adventure, this time right off today’s front pages.

The US military’s most highly trained and elite unit is the US Air Force pararescuers, known as PJs. All battle-hardened vets, their motto is "That Others May Live". Their singular mission is CSAR: Combat Search and Rescue. But, off the Horn of Africa, one PJ unit is tasked with a desperate assignment that goes against its oath: Take down a cargo ship full of secrets that’s been captured by Somali pirates. The team doesn’t hesitate, because one of its own is already on board the hijacked ship. There, they will face ruthless Yusuf Raage, a pirate leader who will sacrifice anything and anyone to keep his captured ship. The PJs have only one hour before the ship is destroyed by a missile, with all hands and cargo aboard.

©2012 David L. Robbins (P)2012 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • The Devil's Waters

    • A USAF Pararescue Thriller, Book 1
    • By: David L. Robbins
    • Narrated by: Benjamin L. Darcie
    • Length: 12 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 382
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 330
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 332

    David L. Robbins, author of the war classic War of the Rats, delivers another heart-stopping, deeply researched military adventure, this time right off today’s front pages. The US military’s most highly trained and elite unit is the US Air Force pararescuers, known as PJs. All battle-hardened vets, their motto is "That Others May Live". Their singular mission is CSAR: Combat Search and Rescue. But, off the Horn of Africa, one PJ unit is tasked with a desperate assignment that goes against its oath: Take down a cargo ship full of secrets that’s been captured by Somali pirates.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent military/espionage novel

    • By Wayne on 01-04-18

    Regular price: $13.99

  • Book 2

    • The Empty Quarter

    • By: David L. Robbins
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 334
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 309
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 308

    Every member of the Special Ops US Air Force pararescue jumpers, the PJs, swears by the motto "That Others May Live." A top-secret mission to save a kidnapped Saudi princess will put that oath to the ultimate test. With a force of armed men, a former mujahideen chases across the desert of Yemen to recover his Saudi wife, kidnapped by her powerful father, a prince of the Kingdom. The kidnapping turns violent, she is badly wounded, and the PJs are dropped into the vast sere badlands to rescue the princess and a young American diplomat....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Took me a while to get into it.

    • By L.L. Hall on 01-27-15

    Regular price: $10.49

  • Book 3

    • The Devil's Horn

    • A USAF Pararescue Thriller, Book 3
    • By: David L. Robbins
    • Narrated by: Alexander Cendese
    • Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 98

    Inside South Africa's Kruger National Park, ranger Promise discovers the remains of a crashed military drone - and a live missile. Immediately, Promise calls her uncle, Juma, a rhino-poaching kingpin and an illegal arms dealer. Alerted US authorities send pararescuemen LB and Wally into the Kruger to secure the crash site. But Juma gets there first and takes the unexploded missile.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I want more!!

    • By Shiraz on 05-26-17

    Regular price: $10.49