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Hunting Hitler's Nukes

by Damien Lewis

Off the winter coast of Northern Europe a sleek grey submarine unleashes a lone operator, on a real-life mission impossible. Across the North Sea a ship seized by latter-day pirates steams hell-for-leather, carrying the world’s most-wanted secret agent to freedom. In Scotland, saboteurs mount up wooden gliders, aiming to...
 

The Nazi Hunters

by Damien Lewis

In the late summer of 1944 sixty SAS soldiers
 were parachuted into the Vosges Mountains of northeastern France - the last bulwark of the defences of Hitler’s Reich. There the Fuhrer
 had ordered his forces make a last-ditch stand, 
to prevent the Allies from marching into the Fatherland. Dropped some five hundred...
   

Churchill's Secret Warriors

by Damien Lewis

In the bleak moments after defeat on mainland Europe in winter 1939, Winston Churchill knew that Britain had to strike back hard. So Britain's wartime leader called for the lightning development of a completely new kind of warfare, recruiting a band of eccentric free-thinking warriors to become the first 'deniable' secret...
 

Zero 6 Bravo

Zero 6 Bravo CoverBy Damien Lewis

They were branded as cowards and accused of being the British Special Forces Squadron that ran away from the Iraqis. But nothing could be further from the truth. Finally, in Zero Six Bravo, the epic story of sixty Special Forces warriors can be told. In March 2003 M Squadron - an SBS unit with SAS embeds - was sent 1,000...
   

It's All About Treo

Its All About Treo CoverBy David Heyhoe and Damien Lewis

This is the incredible true story of the unbreakable bond forged between Treo, the world’s most highly decorated living dog, and his handler Dave Heyhoe, whilst doing the most dangerous job on earth – sniffing out bombs in Afghanistan. Dave – known to his fellow soldiers as ‘the Dog Whisperer’ – and...
 

Sergeant Rex

Sergeant Rex coverby Mike Dowling & Damien Lewis

“In Iraq we put our lives in each other’s hands day after day. We took care of each other no matter what. Rex and I have an unbreakable bond, one that will last for the rest of our days. Semper Fidelis—always faithful—it’s the motto of the Marine Corps. And if ever there was a Marine who’s lived up...
   

Firestrike 7/9

Firestrike 7/9 book coverBy Paul 'BOMMER' Grahame and Damien Lewis

On today's battlefield one soldier wields more power than any other – the Joint Terminal Attack Controllers (JTACs – pronounced 'Jay-tack'). It is these highly-trained, specialist warriors who call in Allied air power – the Apache gunships, A10 tank-busters, F15s and Harrier jets – to...
 

Operation Certain Death

Operation Certain Death book coverBy Damien Lewis

In 2000 the British SAS pulled off what many consider to be their greatest mission of all time. A group of rebels in the West African country of Sierra Leone had taken 11 British soldiers of the Royal Irish Regiment hostage. The British soldiers had been on peacekeeping operations. The rebels were a famously brutal group –...
   

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