No Easy Day

No Easy Day

The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama Bin Laden

By Mark Owen; Holter Graham (Read by); Kevin Maurer

Blackstone Audiobooks, MP3 CD, 9781470839772

Publication Date: September 4, 2012

About the Author
Mark Owen is a former member of the U.S. Naval Special Warfare DevelopmentGroup, commonly known as SEAL Team Six. In his many years as a Navy SEAL, he has participated in hundreds of missions around the globe, including the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips in the Indian Ocean in 2009. Owen was a team leader on Operation Neptune Spear in Abbottabad, Pakistan, on May 1, 2011, which resulted in the death of Osama bin Laden. Owen was one of the first men through the door on the third floor of the terrorist mastermind's hideout, where he witnessed Bin Laden's death. Mark Owen's name and the names of the other SEALs mentioned in No Easy Day have been changed for their security.

Audio reader

Kevin Maurer is an award-winning reporter and the bestselling author or coauthor of several books, including "Hunting Che", "Valleys of Death", and "No Easy Day. Kevin has been embedded with the U.S. Special Forces in Afghanistan six times in the last five years, and he spent a month with special operations units in Africa in 2006. He also covered the invasion of Iraq and Afghanistan's first parliamentary election.