Doug Stanton is a journalist, lecturer, screenwriter, and author of the New York Times bestsellers In Harm’s Way and Horse Soldiers, which is published in 2017 as 12 Strong. Horse Soldiers is the basis for the 2018 film 12 Strong, starring Chris Hemsworth and Michael Shannon.
In Harm’s Way spent more than six months on the New York Times bestseller list and became required reading on the U.S. Navy’s reading list for officers. The unabridged audiobook edition of In Harm’s Way is the winner of the 2017 Audie Award in the History category. His third book is called The Odyssey of Echo Company and came out September, 2017.