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Authors of Books Men I Know Like, and You Might Too

May 28, 2007

Here are a few authors of adventure stories, historical fiction, fantasy, and thrillers that men I know love and discuss with gusto.  You may like them too.  Enjoy!

  • Dan Brown--The DaVinci Code, others
  • Tom Clancy—any
  • Stephen Coonts--any
  • Bernard Cornwell—any
  • Harold Coyle—White Star, 10000 Spartans
  • Vince Flynn--any
  • C.S. Forrester—any
  • Frederick Forsyth—any
  • George McDonald Fraser—Flashman series
  • Daniel V. Gallery-submarines, WWII
  • WEB Griffin—Aviators
  • Louis L’Amour-- any
  • Patrick O’Brien--Master and Commander
  • Edward Rutherfurd—Princes of Ireland, Rebels of Ireland, Russka (Russia) Sarum (England)
  • J.K. Rowling—Harry Potter books, (eagerly awaiting the July release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows)
  • Jeff Shaara--Gone for Soldiers (Mexican War), Rising Tide (WWII)
  • Barrett Tillman—Hellcat
  • J.R.R. Tolkien—Lord of the Rings trilogy

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