BK: Pens and Swords: Warriors Write Their Experience at War

02/05/2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn store. Join three authors who have been to war and back for a discussion of writing and PTSD. Adrian Bonenberger (The Afghan Post), Myke Cole (the Shadow Ops series), and Phil Klay (Redeployment, coming March 2014) will be in conversation with moderator/writer Ryan Britt about their work and their experiences in the military, and will take questions and sign.
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Shadow Ops: Breach Zone Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425256374
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Published: Ace - January 28th, 2014

The Great Reawakening did not come quietly. Across the country and in every nation, people began “coming up Latent,” developing terrifying powers—summoning storms, raising the dead, and setting everything they touch ablaze. Those who Manifest must choose: become a sheepdog who protects the flock or a wolf who devours it…

Afghan Post Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780989312523
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Head & the Hand Press - January 7th, 2014

Literary nonfiction. Adrian was deployed two times to Afghanistan, first as an executive officer and then as a captain skirmishing with Taliban forces. Throughout his time overseas, he wrote letters to friends, fellow soldiers, and his family.

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Redeployment Cover Image
ISBN: 9781594204999
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Published: Penguin Press - March 4th, 2014

Winner of the 2014 National Book Award for Fiction · Winner of the John Leonard First Book Prize · Selected as one of the best books of the year by The New York Times Book ReviewTimeNewsweekThe Washington Post Book World, Amazon, and more