Author(s): Bram Connolly
Step aside Andy McNab and Chris Ryan, there's a new special forces operator out there - ultra lethal, ultra tough, and all Australian...Outside the wire, Uruzghan Province, Afghanistan, 2010...In the badlands of central Afghanistan an Australian Special Forces platoon is fatally hit by a roadside bomb...A shadowy Taliban commander, codenamed 'Rapier', is identified as responsible for the deadly attack. Matt Rix, the ultra tough commando who led the ambushed platoon swears vengeance. Rix is one of Special Forces' most lethal operators. He'll neutralise Rapier - whatever it takes...But in Afghanistan's brutal war, not all things are as they seem...
"Military fiction of the first order: as tough as nails and packed with the insider knowledge of someone who has done it for real." --Matthew Reilly, author, The Great Zoo of China
The Fighting Season introduces an extraordinary new voice in Australian fiction. As a Special Forces officer, Bram Connolly served several tours in Afghanistan, and was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal for leadership in battle. As an author, he takes you deep into the authentic world of high-intensity combat that few have experieneced.