Monday, October 28, 2019

New Release: Out of the Congo by Mark Wade

Congratulations to Mark Wade on the release of his military historical novella Out of the Congo
by Mark Wade
October 25, 2019
57 pages
From The Author of Impossible Target

In one of the world’s most treacherous jungles

While bombing rebel positions in the remote Congolese rainforest, mercenary fighter-bomber pilot Seth Gustafson is shot down by rebel anti-aircraft fire. Surviving his traumatic bailout, Seth now finds himself in a desperate race of survival against deadly wild animals, exposure, hostile tribesman, and heavily-armed rebels.

A race begins between death and survival

Far from friendly forces, a small group of combat helicopters search high and low for Seth. With the odds stacked against him and the danger mounting, will Seth make it to the designated extraction point before the rebels capture or kill him?

Will he make it Out of the Congo?

Packed with gripping suspense, Out of the Congo will take you on an unforgettable journey of survival through the steamy undergrowth of the rainforest where danger lurks around every corner.


About the Author:
Mark Wade lives in the Washington, DC region and is originally from Dallas, Texas. He is a graduate of Texas Tech University. An aficionado of aviation history since childhood, he got his private’s pilot’s license at age 24. Two of his greatest passions are aviation and military history. He served in the United States Navy as a Naval Flight Officer with almost 2000 hours flying the EA-6B Prowler. He is the youngest of four children and grew up hearing the stories of the ‘greatest generation’ from his parents and other relatives. Among his favorite authors are aviators including Stephen Coonts, Mark Berent, the late Jeff Ethell and the late Marshall Harrison. On Wade’s bucket list is flying a radial-engine airplane coast-to-coast with his daughter and chronicling the experience.