About Lawrence A. Colby
Lawrence A. Colby is the #1 Amazon Bestselling Author of The Ford Stevens Thriller Series. He is the author of THE DEVIL DRAGON PILOT, THE BLACK SCORPION PILOT, and his latest military-thriller THE BUFFALO PILOT. His books are published in over 12 countries and are enjoyed from the US and UK to India and beyond.
Writing from years of military cockpit experience and over five years at the Pentagon as a military assistant provided Colby with an extensive understanding of combat tactics, government policies and power–knowledge he uses to add political as well as military realism to his fast-paced military adventure thrillers.
A graduate of both the US Navy and US Air Force Flight Training Programs, Colby is part of a select group of pilots qualified to fly jets, prop planes, and helicopters. He held numerous squadron, air group, and wing positions, flying multiple operational missions in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other global locations. He flew under the call sign “Cheese.”
Lawrence graduated from Niagara University, Duquesne University and National Defense University where he studied history, strategy, leadership, and aviation safety.
He previously served as a civilian in the U.S. Intelligence Community.