About the Author

Eric Blehm is a bestselling and award-winning author of nonfiction books. In 2006, he won the Barnes & Noble Discover Award for The Last Season (HarperCollins), a gripping account of the disappearance of legendary National Park Service ranger Randy Morgenson.

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  • This is a first-rate detective story, but it is an even better love story—an account of the love for wild places that animates some of us, leads us ever deeper in and higher up.
    – Bill McKibben, , author The End of Nature and Wandering Home
  • As a rule, we don’t endorse books or movies or anything regarding the command where I work, and Adam Brown worked, but as the author writes in Fearless, ‘you have to know the rules, so you know when to bend or break them.’ This is one of those times. Read this book. Period. It succeeds where all the others have failed.
    — Anonymous SEAL Team SIX Operator
  • Through careful reporting and crisp narrative pacing, Eric Blehm has given us a thrilling, forgotten drama from the opening chapter of the war in Afghanistan. The Only Thing Worth Dying For will become an enduring classic of this extraordinary theater, where so much hangs in the balance.
    – Hampton Sides, bestselling author of Ghost Soldiers and Blood and Thunder.
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