Military Fiction

Military fiction mainly deals with military operations, adventures, memoirs etc. by country's military wing - army, air force or navy. It has few sub-genres like military thriller, military historical fiction, military science fiction etc. Military fiction may have an angle of civilian intelligence agencies but the majority of plot revolves around military operations or situations. Earlier a sub-genre of the espionage fiction/thriller genre, military fiction is becoming an independent genre of its own. Some famous authors include Tom Clancy, Harry Patterson (pseudonym Jack Higgins), Alistair M ...more

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Only Human (Themis Files, #3)
Wrath of Empire (Gods of Blood and Powder, #2)
Rough Edge (The Edge, #1)
Too Wilde to Wed (The Wildes of Lindow Castle, #2)
Forged in Ember (Red-Hot SEALs, #4)
Maybe Don't Wanna (Simple Man, #2)
Fighting for Everything (Warrior Fight Club, #1)
Odysseus Ascendant (Odyssey One Book 7)
Deliverance (Hell Divers, #3)
Rescuing Wendy (Delta Force Heroes #8)
A Brotherhood of Spies: The U-2 and the CIA's Secret War
Cutting Edge (The Edge, #0.5)
Reaper: Ghost Target (The Reapers #1)
A Duke Like No Other (Playful Brides, #9)
Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane #1)
The Start of Something Good (Stay, #1)
Get You Some (Simple Man, #3)
End Game (Will Robie, #5)
Pull You Through
Hour of Need (Scarlet Falls, #1)
Breakthrough (Breakthrough, #1)
Seconds to Live (Scarlet Falls #3)
Traitor Born (Secondborn, #2)
Leap (Breakthrough, #2)
Wind Chime Café (Wind Chime #1)
No Man's Land (John Puller, #4)
Close to Home (Tracy Crosswhite, #5)
The Gender Secret (The Gender Game, #2)
Catalyst (Breakthrough, #3)
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American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History
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Black Hawk Down
Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption
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The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan Universe, #4)
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
The Darkest Hour (KGI, #1)
All Quiet on the Western Front
Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1)
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