One of Military Times 10 Best Military Books of 2013
"Although he doesn't like the term, Mark is a true American hero. Battle Ready is a well-written journey from training to combat to recovery."
—Howard Wasdin, New York Times bestselling author of Seal Team Six
“Battle Ready is a compelling account of a remarkable American’s journey in the military. Mark Donald’s journey is unique and contains many lessons in life for everyone to reflect upon. There is no bravado and self-serving intent in this book. It is written from the heart from an American hero, and that alone makes it worth reading.”
—Wade Ishimoto, Former Senior Advisor to Assistant Secretary of Defense, Special Operations / Low Intensity Conflict