John J. Gobbell is a former Navy Lieutenant who saw duty as a destroyer weapons officer. His thirty plus year career in executive recruiting gave him added insight into character development for his novels. The Edge of Valor is the fifth of five stand-alone novels in the Todd Ingram series. Altogether, he has written seven historical thrillers involving the U.S. Navy – Pacific Theater --and is currently at work on his eighth. He and his wife, Janine, live in Newport Beach, California. His website is at and he can be reached at [email protected]

Books by John J. Gobbell