Latest Historical Non-Fiction

  • The Ship that Wouldn't Die

    One of the most inspiring sea stories of World War II, the Japanese attack on the American oiler USS Neosho and the gutsy crew’s struggle for survival as their slowly sinking ship drifted—lost, defenseless, and alone—on the treacherous Coral Sea.

    "...A satisfying narrative with deep human interest and cliffhanger appeal."  -- World War II Magazine


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Latest Biography

  • Mattie C's Boy: The Shelley Stewart Story

    Mattie C.'s Boy is the remarkable, true story of a man who overcame a childhood of abuse, racism and heartbreak to become a highly-honored broadcaster, human rights spokesperson, and successful businessman.


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Latest Fiction

  • The Spin

    Don Keith's latest novel, THE SPIN, tells the story of one man's desperate spin of the roulette wheel in Las Vegas...an event that becomes so much more than just a foolish gamble...for him and for thousands of others who follow his quest to fulfill a long-held dream.


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Latest Military Thriller...and soon-to-be major motion picture

  • Firing Point

    FIRING POINT...the new thriller by Don Keith and CDR George Wallace (USN retired)...and soon to be a major motion picture (working title: HUNTER KILLER)!  Now available in mass market paperback, audio and e-book wherever books are sold.


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Latest Military Thriller #2

  • Dangerous Grounds

    A Naval Academy midshipman, a SEAL team, and the crew of a stolen submarine must stop terrorists bent on bringing down a nuclear holy war on mankind…and it takes place in the region designated on navigational charts for centuries as the Dangerous Grounds


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A Message from Don Keith

Author Don Keith
I’ve written more than two dozen books on subjects in which I am naturally interested. Thankfully, enough readers share these interests that publishers keep allowing me to do so. My works, both fiction and non-fiction, are on topics such as World War II and nuclear submarines, military history, college football, writing and publishing, NASCAR, broadcasting, amateur radio, biographies and more. Click on a book cover above or visit the WORKS page to see more.

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Latest Media

  • Video
    Principal photography has been completed on the movie HUNTER KILLER, the film based on our book FIRING POINT...
  • Article
    Excerpts from Don Keith's and George Wallace's book win annual Submarine League magazine's literary award...
  • Audio
    DON KEITH BOOK SELECTED AS TOP SUMMER READ ON NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO'S "ALL THINGS CONSIDERED". MATTIE C.'S BOY by Don Keith has been featured on NPR's "All Things Considered" and recommended as a top summer read...
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