“Fearless” is an inspiring and intense account of Navy SEAL Team SIX Operator Adam Brown’s heroic life and death. Filled with never-before-seen photos and documents from his personal collection, this book tells the story of a man who dedicated himself completely to defending America’s freedom both on and off the battlefield. From his early training in Arkansas to his deployment in Iraq to Operation Neptune Spear – the mission that led to Osama bin Laden’s death – Brown was a fearless warrior whose patriotism and passion for justice inspired all around him. In “Fearless,” Blehm brilliantly recounts how one man’s courage can make a difference in the face of insurmountable odds.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone who wants to learn more about the life and death of Navy SEAL Team SIX operator Adam Brown. It provides an in-depth look at what it takes to be a part of this elite unit, as well as the sacrifices that are made in order to serve one’s country. With never-before-seen photos and documents, Blehm brings readers inside Brown’s intense training program and relates thrilling stories from his deployments overseas.
- The author provides great detail
- The book is full of never before seen photos and documents
- The story is inspiring
- The author focuses too much on the negative aspects of Brown’s life (e.g., his struggles with addiction) and not enough on his heroism
- The book is poorly written and contains numerous factual inaccuracies
- It is excessively graphic in its descriptions of combat
Learn more about the author
Eric Blehm is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller “Thefinest Hours,” which was made into a major motion picture. He is also the author of “Zero Hour” and “Fearless.” A former journalist and educator, he has written for magazines such as Outside, Men’s Journal, Reader’s Digest, The Wall Street Journal Sunday Magazine, and more. His work has been anthologized in Best American Sportswriting six times. Blehm lives in Southern California with his wife and two sons.
“A great tribute to a fallen hero!”
“This is an amazing story of heroism and patriotism! Adam Brown was a true hero who will never be forgotten. His bravery and selfless dedication to his country are an inspiration to us all.”
“This book is non-fiction, but it reads like a novel. I could not put it down! The author does an excellent job of describing the training and experiences that molded Adam Brown into the fearless warrior he was. But even more importantly, Eric Blehm sheds light on the emotional and spiritual side of war – something rarely seen in books about combat.”
“I am not a person who typically cries while reading books, but I cried through the entire first chapter of Fearless. This book is so beautifully written and incredibly powerful that it compelled me to keep reading even though I was feeling emotional.”