Barbara Schading, Ph.D.

A Civilian's Guide to the U.S. Military

A comprehensive guide to each branch of the U.S. Military, in plain English, for military members, new recruits and their families, those writing and reporting about the military, and thinking civilians who just want to know. Writers' Digest Books, 2006, ISBN 10:1-58297-408-X. $16.99

Selected Works

Non-Fiction, Military
A Civilian's Guide to the U.S. Military
"...An indispensible introduction to the world's greatest military." W.E.B. Griffin, best-selling author of The Corps and other military series.
Novels
Closure
An inexperienced journalist assumes the inquiries of a recently-deceased investigative reporter who specialized in unsolved murders, unaware the dead man is a ghost who must solve his own murder.
Disclosure
Fraud in the legal industry and canine guards send Carey on a terrifying chase to right several terrible wrongs.
The Intentional Error
Co-authors of a thriller series with their own secrets to hide must assume their character’s super-sleuth qualities to survive when they inadvertently purchase a rug specifying a 911-like attack in London.
Letters at the End
Dying woman writes letters to people who've influenced her life.
But I Digress
Wacky chick lit tale of beachlife insanity!
Novella
Naked Came the Flamingo
"Move over Travis McGee. The Flamingo has Landed."
Magazine Articles
Magazine & Online Publications
My Magazine Articles