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These are Jack's current books in print available on Amazon.  Please let us know if you would like to purchase a special autographed book or for bulk sales.

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The Goldfish That Barked

Seven Actions to Distinguish Yourself for Success


The Goldfish That Barked is ideal for young adults and emerging professionals. It is based upon seven proven principals of success plus decades of business and life advice you can use every day.  It is the information I wish I had when I was young. 

It could make you a million and save you a million, probably both!


     7.  Build your Brand

     6.  Don’t Fall into Traps

     5.  Learn to Communicate

     4.  Educate Yourself

     3.  What is your Superpower?

     2.  Give Thanks

     1.  Find your Mission


Distinguishing yourself for success is about getting discovered to take advantage of the opportunities that follow. A transformation through improvement and achievement to be your best. To develop confidence and courage needed to not only survive, but to thrive. Now is the time to gain a competitive advantage with seven proven actions for your personal life and professional career.  Paperback, 137 pages, $8.95 USD

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Off the Grid, Drive, Navigate & Survive Off-Road

Off the Grid, Drive, Navigate and Survive Off-Road is a book over ten years in the making and is ideal for beginning to advanced off-road and overland enthusiasts.


319 pages and hundreds of photos for practical off-road setups, international travel, driving techniques, getting unstuck, GPS navigation, communication, emergency repairs and survival. Also the pros and cons of tents, RTTs, expedition trailers, vans, campers and off-road RVs.


Jack W. Peters is the GPS and explosives specialist on Discovery Channel’s Treasure Quest. Jack’s information and advice is inspired by leading a 4WD Search & Rescue team as well as his adventures in Bolivia, India and racing in Baja!  Second Edition updated September 2020.  Paperback, 319 pages, $17.95 USD

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Explosives, IEDs and Breaking for Law Enforcement, 3rd Ed.

Third Edition updated for how IEDs are used in Active Shooter and Riot events. Information on commercial, military, and homemade explosives. IED structure and components. Best practice strategies for responding to IEDs, Active Shooters, and mass terroristic threats.


Door and structure explosives breaching techniques. Learn about shaped charges and how explosive energy is directed. Using water impulse charges for breaching and IED disrupters. U.S. IED incident case study. Ideal for First Responders, Police, Fire, EMT, SWAT, SAR, Military, 911 Operators and Security.


This is restricted material and not to be sold to anyone who is not an active first responder or security personnel.  Contact us if you are interested in training. Paperback, 330 pages, $27.95 USD

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Explosives & Blasting, 5th Ed.


Explosives & Blasting is a commercial blasting handbook Ideal for Miners, Contractors & Engineers. This is the 5th Edition and updated to include special 1.4 blasting to help reduce transportation regulation requirements.


This book covers explosives regulation from ATF, DOT, MSHA and other federal agencies. It also includes information on explosive materials ranging from dynamite, emulsions, RDX, Det Cord, shaped charged and various types of blasting caps and their applications. Blasting applications are also covered from drilling and blasting rock, blowing tree stumps, mining and demolition.


This interactive book allows you to scan QR codes to watch videos. It is the official class training book for the American Explosives Group, Inc.  Contact us if you would be interested in training.  Paperback, 137 pages, $27.95 USD

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