Patrick K Odonnell
Patrick K., a best-selling novelist, has a new book out. First SEALs, Beyond Valor, Into the Morning Sun, Operatives, Spies, and Saboteurs, The Brenner Assignment, They Dared Return, We Were One (chosen for the Marine Commandant's Professional Reading List), Give Me Tomorrow, and Dog Company are among O'Donnell's prior works. Many prizes have been bestowed to the author, including the famous William E. The John Waller Award of the OSS Society and the Colby Award He has consulted on historical matters for DreamWorks' award-winning miniseries Band of Brothers, as well as documentaries for the BBC, History Channel, and Fox News.
He served in a Marine rifle battalion as a combat historian during the Battle of Fallujah and is a sought-after expert lecturer on WWII espionage, special operations, and counterinsurgency on the modern battlefield. O'Donnell has interviewed over 4,000 veterans who fought in America's wars from WWI to Afghanistan over the last two decades, and she specializes in discovering undiscovered true stories that read like novels. PatrickKODonnell.com is his website.
- The Indispensables: The Diverse Soldier-Mariners Who Shaped the Country, Formed the Navy, and Rowed Washington Across the Delaware
- Washington's Immortals: The Untold Story of an Elite Regiment Who Changed the Course of the Revolution
- Give Me Tomorrow: The Korean War's Greatest Untold Story -- The Epic Stand of the Marines of George Company
- This Side of Paradise
- Into the Rising Sun: World War II's Pacific Veterans Reveal the Heart of Combat