Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year and we have a winner!

Happy New Year! The winner for the twittered chapter contest is…..Matt from Hawaii, below is his entry: Exciting and well written. As Battle of Midway rages, the Son of a Double Gold Star family begins flight training – foreshadowing Vengeance

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Last Minute Gift!

The beauty of e-books is they are great last minute gifts! If you need a gift for someone who loves action novels or historical fiction; VENGEANCE at Midway and Guadalcanal is a great last minute addition. Here is the promo!

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Twittered chapter complete!

Time for the contest! Submit your review here; or on twitter at pilotPOV or my facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/#!/LCDRLelandChipShanleJr winner gets a signed copy! 140 characters max; it has to twitter.

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I hit the twitter per hour limit! Here is chapter 5 complete!

Here is chapter 5. I ran up against the Twitter per hour/day limit. I will finish twittering the chapter in 20 minutes, hopefully. Until then enjoy chapter 5 of VENGEANCE at Midway and Guadalcanal. Chapter 5 Battle of Midway 04:30

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Chapter 5 twittered in 15 minutes; review contest!

Read it at pilotPOV on twitter! Feel free to re-twitter.

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One more day until Vengeance TWITTER contest!

The contest for the most creative review of a sample chapter from Vengeance is 24 hours away. The winner gets a signed copy of Vengeance at Midway and Guadalcanal. I also love simplicity; so you can leave the review on

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TWITTERING a chapter of VENGEANCE! And a review CONTEST!

I still love competition! A couple of years ago I twittered a chapter of my first novel: Project Seven Alpha. I think it was a “first ever” event. Readers seemed to like it, so I’m having another contest for the

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Project Seven Alpha, going live on e-books in the new year!

My first novel, Project Seven Alpha, will be published in electronic format in the New Year! I just got word today from my Publisher, Pen and Sword Books LTD, in the United Kingdom. I’m excited because I know that the

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70 years ago; Japanese aircraft were airborne en-route to Pearl Harbor

A day that continues to live in infamy. As a Naval Aviator I rendered honors many times to the USS Arizona as the ship I was on entered or sortied from Pearl Harbor. For Navy personnel it will always be

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Project 7 Alpha back on Amazon best seller list!

Apparently the new Amazon Authors page works! It has put my first novel (Project Seven Alpha; American Airlines in Burma 1942) back on an Amazon BSL at number 81…for Myanmar. Didn’t even know one existed for Myanmar; but I’ll take

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