David W. Brown
David W. Brown is an American author from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is a regular contributor to The Atlantic, The Week, and Mental Floss. Under the pseudonym D.B. Grady, he co-authored Deep State: Inside the Government Secrecy Industry and The Command: Deep Inside the President's Secret Army, both published by John Wiley & Sons. His first book, Red Planet Noir, won the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Award for Science Fiction.
Brown is a former U.S. Army paratrooper and a veteran of Afghanistan. He holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from University of Arkansas at Monticello and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Louisiana State University.
- Grady, D. B. (April 9, 2013). Deep State: Inside the Government Secrecy Industry (1st ed.). John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken. ISBN 978-1-118-14668-2.
- Grady, D. B. (February 7, 2012). The Command: Deep Inside the President's Secret Army (1st ed.). John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken. ISBN 978-1-118-34672-3.
- Grady, D. B. (December 2, 2009). Red Planet Noir (1st ed.). Brown Street Press, Lexington. ISBN 978-0-9641674-3-8.
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- Next Generation Indie Book Award Official Website Indie Book Award Winner
- Guy Raz (13 March 2011). "Understanding No-Fly Zones And Their Implications". National Public Radio. Retrieved 1 May 2013.
- David W. Brown (1 September 2009). "Afghanistan: The McChrystal Assessment". The Atlantic. Retrieved 12 September 2010.
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