Thrillers, Science Fiction, and Historical Fiction
non-fiction as J. Douglas Beason, PhD
Kill Zone, Doug’s collaborative novel with Kevin J. Anderson is scheduled for an August 2019 hardback release from Forge Books.
Doug’s OpEd in the Wall Street Journal appeared under J. Douglas Beason
Doug was interviewed by Space News
Doug’s article ‘War at the Speed of Light,’ was published in There Will Be War, Vol. X, Edited by Jerry Pournelle.
Doug’s short story, ‘Thunderwell,’ appeared in Carbide Tipped Pens, edited by Ben Bova and Eric Choi, published by Tor.
Doug is currently at work on a science-based thriller, The Carrington Collapse.
The Kindle version of The E-Bomb, Doug's non-fiction book on Directed Energy weapons, was released by Da Capo Press. He has lectured on The E-Bomb at the Carnegie Council, the Heritage Foundation, on C-Span, and numerous radio shows and live web-sites such as Coast-to-Coast.
Some reviews of The E-Bomb
"… a spirited defense of these new weapons and their likely impact on the battlefield … a solid introduction to directed energy weapons."
- Publisher's Weekly
"The most comprehensive and up-to-date depiction of the revolutionary change that is about to happen."
- Naples Daily News
"Directed energy is the wave (and not just the microwave) of the future, the source of weapons that will prove to be revolutionary … will appeal to readers schooled in Tom Clancy."