ABOUT THE AUTHOR

David Baker was born in Scotland due to his father serving in the Royal Air Force. After his schooling in the UK, he served an Apprenticeship in engineering, electronics and statistical analysis. He joined a British Police Force in 1982. He was injured in the line of duty and is now retired.

Black Operations’ involves activities that are highly clandestine and often outside of the standard intelligence/military protocols.
It involves a significant degree of deception, to conceal who is behind it or to make it appear that some other entity is entirely responsible.

Welcome to the world of VIPER a secret Elite ‘Black’ Operations squad, formed in Margaret Thatcher’s era following the Iranian Siege in London and continues to this day. 
A closely guarded British Secret handed down from one Prime Minister to the next. Operations are sanctioned only by the serving British PM, through Charles Baker the brain-child and commander of Viper.

Viper series

Viper 1 was released in July 2012 and reached number 1 in the Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction and Lad Literature.

Viper 2 ‘The Master of Tomorrow's Spawn,’ was released in May 2013 and also reached the top ten Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction and Lad Literature.

Viper 3 ‘Bad Russian Blood’ was released in December 2013 and also reached the top ten Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction and Lad Literature.

Viper 4 ‘Fog of Death’ was released was released in July 2014 and also reached the top ten Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction and Lad Literature.

Viper 5 ‘Vengeance’ was released on 11th December 2014 and reached number 2 in the Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction.

Viper 6 ‘Ultimate Sacrifice’ was released on 13th July 2015 and reached number 3 in the Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction.

Viper 7 ‘An Eye for an Eye’ was released on 24th November 2015 and reached the top ten Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction and Lad Literature.

Viper 8 ‘The Pit of Hell’ was released on 25th May 2016 and reached number 3 in the top ten Bestsellers in Men’s Adventure Fiction and Lad Literature.

Viper 9, Bloodline of Death was released 1st December 2016.

He is currently working on VIPER 10, in conjunction with a series of Children's books he wrote for his two girls 16 years ago when they were 'wee nippers'. 
The pressure from his girls has proved too much and he has decided to work with an Illustrator to publish the book series...............'The Adventures of Midge the Mouse.'
The first book, 'Friendship never melts,' was released in 2015, but the following 7 are still in the pipeline with the illustrator.

David is also working on a new series about a retired Detective Inspector who turns to the 'Dark Side.' 

You can get in touch with David via Facebook; davidbakerauthor or davidbakerauthor@live.co.uk