Top Gun: Maverick – Official Trailer (2020) – Paramount Pictures

Prediction: This is probably going to end the pilot shortage. Watch the trailer here: Top Gun: Maverick.

The Black Scorpion Pilot Now Available on Amazon’s Audible!

The Black Scorpion Pilot – Summer Read

National Air and Space Museum – Book Signing on Saturday, April 27, 2019!

It’s an honor to be invited back! Please join me at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum – Udvar-Hazy Center, Dulles Airport, Virginia on April 27, 2019 at 12:00 PM where I will be signing copies of my thriller books.  The Smithsonian Institution Udvar-Hazy National Air and Space Museum is located at 22556 Air… Read more »

Hilton Head Monthly Magazine

Local Reads of the Lowcountry By Amy Coyne Bredeson / 28 January 2019 / “The Black Scorpion Pilot” BY LAWRENCE A. COLBY Link: Click here Former Hilton Head Island resident Lawrence A. Colby spent 20 years flying for the U.S. Marine Corps and the Air Force Reserve. He spent five years working as a military… Read more »

Thank You For A Great 2018!

Readers, Thank you so much for an excellent year! I am happy to have highlighted our terrific teammates in the military through entertaining stories that you enjoy.  I’ve enjoyed writing them as much as you liked reading them. Over the past two years, I have received many emails and photos from great folks who have shared with… Read more »

HOT OFF THE PRESS – – “The Black Scorpion Pilot”

  Team, Super excited to pass on that The Black Scorpion Pilot reached #1 status on Amazon, and is now available on Kindle and Paperback.  It is also available at Barnes and Noble Booksellers.  In the coming weeks, it will soon be available on audio on Audible. Keep on the lookout for upcoming book signings here. If… Read more »

Pre-Orders Available for The Black Scorpion Pilot: Week of Nov 5th

Team, Amazon will soon be releasing “The Black Scorpion Pilot” for both paperback and Kindle here. Hope to see you in person at one of my upcoming book signings beginning in December 2018.  See the schedule– please stop in to say hello! I continue to be grateful for your support. Thank you! Best, Cheese

The Black Scorpion Pilot – Book Signings

Book Release Date: December 1, 2018 Book Signing at Barnes and Noble Booksellers, Tysons Corner, Virginia: Book Signing – Please join author Lawrence A. Colby at 1:00 PM where he will be signing copies of his new thriller THE BLACK SCORPION PILOT. With an extraordinary touch of human spirit and national security realism comes Book… Read more »

The Black Scorpion Pilot – Available Dec 1, 2018!

Just approved for publication from the Pentagon! THE BLACK SCORPION PILOT- coming December 1, 2018! With a touch of human spirit and heart-stopping adventure comes a saga where cyber, aviation, and survival meet. Available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Apple iTunes and Audible. For more info on the story, visit: Thanks for the support!… Read more »

MOAA Gives A Shout Out In July 2018 Magazine

Thanks to the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) for the mention in their July 2018 Military Officer magazine. Thank you! Visit me at:  

  • Author Lawrence A. Colby Interviewed on “Ready For Take-Off Podcast”

    I had the honor and privilege of talking about aviation on the Ready For Takeoff Podcast with Captain George Nolly recently.  We discussed everything from military flight training to the C-130 to the upcoming release of The Devil Dragon Pilot. George Nolly launched his aviation career at 17 while still in high school. An appointment to the… Read more »

  • The Birth of Jojo Rising

    Our main character Ford Stevens grew up in China with his American family, and moved around a lot due to his father’s career with the oil company.  In order to explain “Jojo Rising”, it is worth mentioning the background on how the phrase was born to both Ford and his Chinese best friend, Wu Lee. In… Read more »

  • World, meet Captain Ford Stevens

    Ford Stevens is a pilot’s pilot. All he wanted to do since he was a young was get into a cockpit. Perhaps explore the world a bit, to understand it…to experience flight in different cultures and be in the sky. He traveled globally with family as his father was moved around for his corporate career,… Read more »

  • The Story

    A Ford Stevens Military-Aviation Thriller…coming in December 2016! Concealed deep within China’s inland borders is one of the most secretive airplanes ever flown, known as Devil Dragon. She’s sleek, unbelievably fast, and mysterious—her test pilots have one mission in mind: make her test flights successful for operational use as soon as possible. Or sooner. But… Read more »