The Devil Dragon Pilot makes it to New York City!

  Thank you to reader William Chocker for sending in his recent pictures of The Devil Dragon Pilot from Manhattan, New York City!  Two great shots from Times Square and one from Washington Square Park.  Thanks, William.  Fantastic!    

The Devil Dragon Pilot at Yellowstone National Park

Thanks for reading the book at Old Faithful, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA!  Fantastic pics! Thank you, readers. The Black Scorpion Pilot is coming soon, too!    

The Devil Dragon Pilot – Now Available on iTunes

  The Devil Dragon Pilot audiobook is now available on iTunes here!  Thank you for the support!    

It’s Here- The Devil Dragon Pilot on Audible!

  Listen to narrator Christopher Raab tell The Devil Dragon Pilot story, complete with special accents and thrilling sound effects.  It’s 15 hours of excitement! Your books are wherever you are with their Audible free app—at home, in the car, and at work. Even if you switch from your iPad to your phone, you’ll never lose your… Read more »

The Devil Dragon Pilot in London, UK!

Thanks to reader Pat for sending in his recent pictures from London, UK!  Thank you, Pat.   Best, Cheese  

Proud to Support The Headstrong Project’s Fifth Annual NYC Benefit Gala 2017

  Team, I’m excited to be supporting The Headstrong Project’s Fifth Annual NYC Benefit Gala.  Signed copies of my thriller “The Devil Dragon Pilot” will be available as door prizes.  Please continue to support our nation’s veterans at this event:   October 16, 2017 6:00 pm Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, New York, New York   On… Read more »

#1 NY Times Best Selling Author Ric Edelman mentions “The Devil Dragon Pilot” on National Radio Show

Team, I was asked to re-post this Ric Edelman radio show item from a few months ago by reader “Neal”, so here it is again.  Thanks for asking, Neal. Also, thank you again to Ric Edelman for talking about The Devil Dragon Pilot on his national show. Ric has always been a very strong supporter of the military… Read more »

Listen to Devil Dragon Pilot on Audible

Team, According to Audible and Amazon, listening is the new reading!  Audible is in their final review of The Devil Dragon Pilot and coming soon!   Audio Sample:   Your books are wherever you are with their Audible free app—at home, in the car, and at work. Even if you switch from your iPad to your… Read more »

The Devil Dragon Pilot in Amsterdam, Netherlands!

Thank you readers of Amsterdam, Netherlands! I appreciate your pics very much.  Keep them coming.        

The Devil Dragon Pilot in Japan!

The Devil Dragon Pilot being read in Nagoya, Japan!  Thank you very much!      

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