Expeditionary Force

18 books in series
5 out of 5 stars 18,063 ratings

Summary

Joe Bishop is a young army grunt from Maine. His age and inexperience are about to be tested as the earth is invaded by hamster-like aliens known as the Ruhar. After forming an alliance with the lizard-like Kristang to defeat them, the humans join a galactic war to track them down and destroy the Ruhar in space. The first Expeditionary Force is created.

Joe finds himself leading 70 men in an epic mission around the galaxy. He’s accompanied by Skippy, a belligerent, snarky but ultra-intelligent sentient, who also looks like a beer can. Skippy might be able to help Joe on his mission and so humans everywhere in their hour of need.

Craig Alanson’s best-selling book series finds perfect audio expression thanks to award-winning narrator R.C. Bray. The audiobook version of Columbus Day – the first book in Alanson’s Expeditionary Force series – was nominated for Audiobook of the Year 2018.

Bray is the ideal narrator for Joe and Skippy’s journey. It takes a strong, visceral performance to be able to pull off the intense action scenes. Bray uses a range of voices to give life to a diverse lineup of characters, including humans and aliens. Joe Bishop has a distinctive Maine accent which Bray pulls off perfectly.

Back in 2016, Craig Alanson was working in IT when his wife encouraged him to start self-publishing his stories on Amazon. He is now one of Amazon’s top 10 best-selling American science fiction writers and one of their top-selling 100 writers overall.

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Product list
  • Book 1

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 1
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 16 hrs and 23 mins
    • Release date: 2016-12-13
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,582 ratings

    Price: $48.24 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 2

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 2
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 15 hrs and 50 mins
    • Release date: 2017-03-07
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,008 ratings

    Price: $50.12 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $50.12 or 1 Credit

  • Book 3

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 3
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 15 hrs and 53 mins
    • Release date: 2017-05-23
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,553 ratings

    Price: $50.12 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $50.12 or 1 Credit

  • Book 3.5

    Price: $37.58 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $37.58 or 1 Credit

  • Book 4

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 4
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 16 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 2017-09-26
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,493 ratings

    Price: $50.12 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 5

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 5
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 17 hrs and 20 mins
    • Release date: 2018-02-06
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,576 ratings

    Price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

  • Book 6

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 6
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 17 hrs and 21 mins
    • Release date: 2018-09-25
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,281 ratings

    Price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 7

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 7
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 17 hrs and 7 mins
    • Release date: 2019-03-26
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,060 ratings

    Price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 7.5

    Price: $43.98 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $43.98 or 1 Credit

  • Book 8

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 8
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 17 hrs and 51 mins
    • Release date: 2019-11-05
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,047 ratings

    Price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 9

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 9
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 19 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 2020-02-04
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,040 ratings

    Price: $56.38 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $56.38 or 1 Credit

  • Book 10

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 10
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 19 hrs and 25 mins
    • Release date: 2020-08-04
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1,128 ratings

    Price: $62.65 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $62.65 or 1 Credit

  • Book 11

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 11
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 19 hrs and 18 mins
    • Release date: 2020-12-15
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 948 ratings

    Price: $62.65 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $62.65 or 1 Credit

  • Book 12

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 12
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 19 hrs and 22 mins
    • Release date: 2021-06-01
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 590 ratings

    Price: $73.98 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $73.98 or 1 Credit

  • Book 13

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 13
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 22 hrs and 29 mins
    • Release date: 2021-12-07
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 841 ratings

    Price: $73.98 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 14

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 14
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 20 hrs and 20 mins
    • Release date: 2022-06-07
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 596 ratings

    Price: $73.98 or 1 Credit

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  • Book 15

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 15
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 19 hrs and 22 mins
    • Release date: 2022-12-06
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 801 ratings

    Price: $73.98 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $73.98 or 1 Credit

  • Book 16

    • Expeditionary Force, Book 16
    • Written by: Craig Alanson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 19 hrs and 10 mins
    • Release date: 2023-12-12
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 140 ratings

    Price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

    Sale price: $55.98 or 1 Credit

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