D.B. Grady is the pseudonym of author David W. Brown. He is the coauthor of Deep State: Inside the Government Secrecy Industry (Wiley, 2013) and The Command: Deep Inside the President's Secret Army (Wiley, 2012). He is a correspondent for The Atlantic and a regular contributor to The Week and Mental Floss. Other publications include short stories and essays.
David holds a master of fine arts in creative writing from the University of Arkansas at Monticello and a bachelor of science from Louisiana State University. He is a former U.S. Army paratrooper and a veteran of Afghanistan. He is a member of the Authors Guild and the Association of Writers & Writing Programs.
David lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with his wife and family.