Brad Taylor served 21 years in the army and has taken that experience and written a series of books about a secret government organization The Taskforce to oversee world events and stop them before they can be carried out. Featuring Pike Logan, a man who doesn’t like rules, and is often in trouble. He is now back with his ninth book The Forgotten Soldier (in stores now). We talked about the book series and being out on tour to support the book (tour dates here). You can here the interview below.
For years, the extralegal counterterrorist unit known as the Taskforce has worked in the shadows, anticipating and preventing attacks around the globe. Created to deal with a terrorist threat that shuns the civilized rule of law, it abandoned the same, operating outside of the US Constitution. Though wildly successful, it was rooted in a fear that the cure could be worse than the disease.
And now that fear has come home.
A Special Forces soldier is killed on an operation in Afghanistan, and complicit in the attack is a government official of an allied nation. While the US administration wants to forget the casualty, one Taskforce member will not. When he sets out to avenge his brother’s death, his actions threaten to not only expose the Taskforce’s activities, but also destroy a web of alliances against a greater evil. Pike Logan understands the desire, but also the danger. Brought in to eliminate the risk, he’s now forced to choose between his friend and the administration he’s sworn to protect, while unbeknownst to either of them, the soldier’s death is only the beginning.