Books in Development

THE KURILE WEDGE INCIDENT

STATUS: One more read through before it goes to a publisher sometime in the spring of 2017.

PLOT:

  • North Korean generals set up heroin factory on Soviet occupied Kurile Island
  • Kim Jong-il wants to base ICBMS on the island in return for “supporting” the drug factory
  • North Koreans shoot down an American surveillance plane
FLIGHT OF THE PAWNEE

STATUS: Written, awaiting update due to lessons learned from other books.

PLOT:

  • Al Qaeda wants to kill more American’s than on 9/11
  • Josh is recently retired
  • Takes place in North Texas
MOSCOW AIRLIFT

STATUS: Finished first major edit.  Needs a second edit.

PLOT:

  • Russia is out of food, generals are selling tactical nukes & KGB planning a coup
  • Josh is member of CNO “rat pack”
MANPADS

STATUS: First draft about two-thirds completed.

PLOT:

  • Al Qaeda is stealing missiles for mass shoot down of airliners and attack on the U.S. electrical grid
  • President doesn’t believe al Qaeda is capable because Bin Laden is dead
  • Josh is asked to look at the intel and determine if the threat is real
RETRIBUTION

STATUS: First draft of the manuscript finished.

PLOT:

  • Tale of four men – an AF pilot; a Holocaust survivor; an NKVD officer; and an SS officer wanted for war crimes
  • Unknowingly, their lives bring them closer together
  • Paths cross when the wife of the AF officer becomes friends with the wife of the SS officer who is being hunted by the Holocaust survivor and former NKVD officer
Big Mother 40 by Marc Liebman
Render Harmless by Marc Liebman
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Forgotten by Marc Liebman
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A New Genre?

I finished the first draft of the book tentatively called The Assassin a few days ago.. You can read about the process of how it came about, some of the challenges I faced while writing it in a blog that you can find on this link -...

The Obsessive Compulsive Behavior Called Writing

While slaving away on a new manuscript called The Assassin, the words obsessive compulsive behavior kept popping into my mind. Plots, sub-pots, character conversations and actions, location ideas, timing were consuming both my conscious and unconscious brain. Creating...

First Attempt Becomes Number 7

Way back in the late 1980s, I tried to write a novel called The Kuril Wedge Incident and never finished it. For many reasons, the plot didn’t work. Then, I started on Moscow Airlift that I have written about in this blog in the three “Manuscript Resurrection” entries....

MARC LIEBMAN, AUTHOR & SPEAKER

Marc is an experienced pilot and writer whose career as a Naval Officer and Naval Aviator, business executive, consultant and entrepreneur helped him fulfill his dream of becoming a novelist. In the novels, Marc creates stories with rich, interesting characters and puts them the proper historical and operational context. His books are memorable, exciting and fun to read.

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Big Mother 40

Render Harmless

Cherubs 2

Forgotten

Inner Look

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Deeds Publishing

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