Blaine Lee Pardoe is an award-winning, New York Times Bestselling author, known primarily for writing the Battle tech and Mech Warrior: Dark Age series of science fiction books, business management books, military history works on a number of Great War topics, and true crime works.
In more recent years, he has written true crime books with his daughter, Victoria Hester. Together they made the New York Times Bestseller List for Crime and Punishment for their book, The Murder of Maggie Hume.
Pardoe is one of the original writers for Battle tech’s fiction. He contributes more stories to on-line pay-to-read fiction website, Battle corps. His best known book in the Mech Warrior Dark Ages line is Surrender Your Dreams. In 2008 his book on Frank Luke Jr., Terror of the Autumn Skies, was released (Sky horse Publishing, 2008).