RED METAL Sneak Peak!

We’re about one month out from the release of RED METAL and because I can’t wait for you to read the book, here’s a little sneak peek! ___ The Cobra attack helicopters twin Lycoming T53-L-703 turboshaft driven blades chopped the air, thumping above the helicopter’s pilot and the gunner, driving the machine at a breakneck…

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RED METAL review by ‘The Boy from Uncle’

https://theboyfromuncle.com/musings-reviews-critiques/f/red-metal-by-greaney-and-rawlings Red Metal By Greaney and Rawlings May 24, 2019|MUSING OK, I’m not sure what I can add to the spectacular reviews that this book is receiving.  All of the accolades are well deserved.  It is sure to be a NYT Bestseller this summer.  The only question is what place will it debut?  I’m setting…

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Interview with LIMA CHARLIE

A Lima Charlie Interview: Mark Greaney & USMC LtCol Rawlings. Authors of RED METAL! https://limacharlieediting.com/2019/06/08/a-lima-charlie-interview-mark-greaney-ltcol-rawlings-authors-of-red-metal/ 2019-06-08 by limacharlieediting, posted in uncategorized I recently got an opportunity to sit down with Mark Greaney and U.S. Marine -Lieutenant Colonel Hunter Ripley “Rip” Rawlings IV to talk about their upcoming novel, Red Metal. What I expected to be a quick discussion, not wanting to…

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Starred Review – Publishers Weekly

WOW! Amazed to see Red Metal receive this level of praise! Wasn’t expected, but deeply flattered by the review. https://www.publishersweekly.com/978-0-451-49041-4  Red Metal Mark Greany and H. Ripley Rawlings IV. Berkley, $27 (656p) ISBN 978-0-451-49041-4 MORE BY AND ABOUT THIS AUTHOR Bestseller Greaney (the Gray Man series) and Rawlings, a Marine lieutenant colonel, closely follow more…

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Kirkus Review!

*Wow! Thanks so much to the Kirkus reviewers!* Russia launches war in Europe and Africa in this military thriller reminiscent of the late Tom Clancy. A small group of Chinese communist special forces sneaks into Taiwan to assassinate a politician and provoke a war. This attracts intense U.S. attention—perfect timing for Russia to launch Operation…

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RED METAL Newsletter Signup

Hey All! Excited to announce: I’m starting an author newsletter where you can learn more about me and what it’s like behind the scenes, and you can also learn more about my upcoming book, RED METAL. I’ll be sending a monthly newsletter leading up to publication in July, and content will include stories from my…

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Interview with Larry Bond

Interview notes with Mr. Larry Bond (USN) Interviewee: LtCol H. R. Rawlings DTG: 095011MAR19 REF: Military Fiction & Contemporary Military Events On 11 March, 2019 I was honored to interview one of the most storied military fiction authors and game designers of the past three decades.  A former U.S. Navy destroyer and intelligence officer, his…

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Red Metal Review

Great to hear from some of our early fans for Red Metal.  Certainly they looked at the title because it’s got the world renowned author, #1 NYT bestseller Mark Greaney.  Maybe they stayed for the coffee and doughnuts!  Either way, thanks guys for the wonderful mention. Semper fi, Rip Rawlings Readers, be sure to follow…

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