- Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell
- Galloping Ghost by Carl LaVo
- Gates of Fire by Steven Pressfield
- Horse Soldiers by Doug Stanton
- No Easy Day by Mark Owen
- Master and Commander by Patrick O’Brian–in fact, read the entire series. So much great information on *** warships
- Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors by James D. Hornfischer
- Big Red by Douglas Waller
- One Hundred Days by Sandy Woodward
- Fortunate Son by Lewis B. Puller Jr.
There are also three more–all that I’ve written. Check them out and see if they’re right for you:
Building a Midshipman–the story of one woman’s journey from carefree high school student to United States Naval AcademyMidshipman
To Hunt a Sub–By all measures, Rowe and Delamagente are an unlikely duo. Rowe believes in brawn and Delamagente brains. To save the America they both love, they find a middle ground, guided by the wisdom of a formidable female who died two million years ago.
Twenty-four Days–(publication date: Summer 2017) A former SEAL, a brilliant scientist, a love-besotted nerd, and a quirky AI have twenty-four days to stop a terrorist attack. The problems: They don’t know what it is, where it is, or who’s involved.
Jacqui Murray is the author of the popular Building a Midshipman, the story of her daughter’s journey from high school to United States Naval Academy, and To Hunt a Sub, her debut thriller. She is an adjunct professor in tech ed, webmaster for four blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, a tech columnist for TeachHUB, a program reviewer for CAEP ISTE, and freelance journalist on tech ed topics. She is the parent of a Naval Officer and an Army Sergeant. Currently, she’s editing the sequel to To Hunt a Sub–Twenty-four Days–which should be out this summer.