David Lee Corley

Biography

Born in 1958, David grew up on a horse ranch in Northern California breeding and training appaloosas. He has had all of his toes broken at least once and survived numerous falls and kicks from ornery colts and fillies. He started his writing career as a copyrighter in his early 20’s. In his 30’s, he moved to Malibu, California to live his dream of writing in the movie industry. He has written 24 screenplays of which 4 have been produced into motion pictures. He has also written numerous thrillers and historical fiction novels. He developed his simplistic writing style after reading Ernest Hemingway’s “The Old Man and The Sea” and Cormac McCarthy’s “No Country For Old Men.”

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Series

The Nomad
An action-thriller series full of twists and turns. Saddled by a checkered past, Billy is unable to return to his home country - America. But Billy has a special talent that the CIA finds useful; he is a super-matcher. He can identify any person in a crowd, even if they are wearing a disguise. He is the CIA's weapon of last resort when fighting international terrorists and criminals.
The Airmen
The Airmen Series is a group of novels based on historical events including World War Two, The First Indochina War, The Algerian War of Independence, The Suez Crisis, and The Second Indochina War (a.k.a. The Vietnam War.)

Books

Stealing Thunder
Series: The Nomad. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,560. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
America’s latest technology stolen. The wonks at DARPA call it “Thunder.” It’s fast. It’s smart. It’s deadly. And you’ll never see it coming until it kills you. An act of treason… or something far more dangerous? Blackmail? Terrorism? Assassination? If you like Jason Bourne, Jack Reacher, or Jack Ryan take Billy Gamble for a spin in Stealing Thunder. It’s an unapologetic action-thriller.
Prophecies of Chaos: An Action Thriller - eBook
Series: The Nomad. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,800. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When Lena unknowingly invents the world’s deadliest weapon, her husband is murdered. She doesn’t realize it, but she’s next… unless Billy finds her first. She can destroy a nation with the push of a button. When she finds the truth about who is behind her husband’s murder, will she use her new power for revenge? Would you? Prophecies of Chaos is an intense action-thriller filled with twists.
Monsoon Rising: An Action Thriller - eBook
Series: The Nomad. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A deadly game of cat and mouse is about to begin... Whoever wins, lives. Billy is a thief traveling from country to country. No home. No friends. No family. One city is as good as the next. A modern-day drifter that thinks he’s living the dream. What happens when a dream becomes a nightmare and you can’t wake up? Monsoon Rising is an intense, action-thriller set in Southeast Asia.
Battle Of The Casbah: A Historical War Novel
Series: The Airmen. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,830. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Based on true events, Battle of the Casbah is a historical novel about the Algerian War for Independence — one of the most controversial wars of the 20th Century. A brutal conflict that challenged the morals of civilization and revealed the true cost of urban warfare. How far will the French go to save their empire? What sacrifices will the Algerians endure to free their nation?
Operation Musketeer: A Historical War Novel
Series: The Airmen. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,340. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Three nations conspire and invade Egypt in a trumped-up war. Bombs fall on Cairo. Thousands of civilians die by the day. The old empires want what was once theirs – the canal. Based on unbelievable true events, Operation Musketeer is historical fiction about the end of western empires and the rise of the middle east. It’s the story of war, courage, and the folly of over-confidence.
Sèvres Protocol: A Historical War Novel
Series: The Airmen. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Based on a true story, Sèvres Protocol is historical fiction intertwining real and imagined characters. It is the tale of the 1956 Suez Crisis, a trumped-up war devised to overthrow a tyrant and regain a lost empire. Hubris is a cruel mistress. How close did humanity come to total annihilation?
Café Wars: A Historical War Novel
Series: The Airmen. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Algeria 1954. French paratroopers lead the fight. But this is no ordinary enemy. The rebels attack from the shadows but live in plain sight in the Casbah, among the people. This is urban warfare at its worst. Everyone is suspect. Nobody is safe. Based on true events, Café Wars is historical fiction at its best. A tale of millions of lives hanging in the balance, along with the soul of a nation.
We Stand Alone: A Vietnam War Novel
Series: The Airmen. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,750. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Will a deadly trap finally defeat an elusive enemy… or destroy an empire? We Stand Alone is historical fiction based on a true story — The Siege of Dien Bien Phu — the longest battle in a forgotten war. The Americans were there, fighting and dying alongside the French. Ho Chi Minh and his Viet Minh gambled everything in a winner-take-all battle. What will be the price for final victory?
A War Too Far: A Vietnam War Novel
Series: The Airmen. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,970. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Everyone knows the end of the Vietnam War, but do you know the beginning? A novel based on historical events of The Deer Team – the first American soldiers to fight in Vietnam. One of history’s greatest missed opportunities and a betrayal that destroyed millions of lives. It’s the story of a freedom fighter and his band of followers that would become one of the most feared armies in the world.

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