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Stand and Fight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: British English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Montmal Castle, the Duchy of Aquitaine, 1374 A large French army is at the walls. Bertrand, the Gascon commander, is ready to surrender despite his vow to defend castle. Richard Stone, a representative of the English government of Aquitaine is horrified at Bertrand’s duplicity. But the French will under no terms accept his surrender. There is no choice but to stand and fight.
Sword of Shiva
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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A SINGLE SPARK CAN CONSUME THE WORLD. Tibetan rebels attack a train carrying Chinese soldiers into Tibet. The rebels escape into India, unaware that the son of China’s Vice-Premier lays dying among the burning wreckage of the train. With Asia hovering on the brink of annihilation, a small force of U.S. warships must defeat the Chinese Navy to preempt the coming firestorm. The fuse has been lit…
Hammer Of The Gods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,440. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The tides of war are shifting against Germany. For the last great armored offensive…Indeed the largest in history, a myth obsessed Adolf Hitler has bestowed the nickname Hammer Of The Gods on one of Germany’s most powerful tanks…The Tiger. He believes it will be the one that shall lead his most destructive force to victory over their dreaded enemy, Russia. Ride along and experience the action.
Howell Davidson amongst the Musketeers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,380. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
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Howell Davidson wants to take revenge on a gentleman who’s fitted him up for a murder he didn’t commit. His immediate problem is surviving the Bohemian rebellion that is plunging Europe into the Thirty Years War. In this first episode of his 17th Century adventures, Howell carries a musket in battle and woos the confidant of a Countess. Finally, he sees justice done as he could never have imagined
Gentleman's Debt
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Under what circumstances would a British gentleman engage a lowly Sepoy in a duel on the streets? And what Sepoy would dare to flaunt social conventions in such a manner? Only one already celebrated in song. Afterward everyone said the Sahib Adrian struck first. They didn't know how right they were...
Spectre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is a fiction short story about an infrared sensor operator aboard a C-130 gunship that gets shot down over a jungle.
Pandora's Ark - Book 4 of the Vatican Knights Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,080. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Hive Collective. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In a lab somewhere in a remote montain region in Iran, nanoparticles, or micro-bots, have been created, each day evolving and learning from experience. Artificial Intelligence. In the hands of a terrorist group, the Vatican is in their crosshairs, and using the Ark of the Covenant as a Trojan Horse, Kimball Hayden and the Vatican Knights must stop something unseen that can kill within seconds.
Saigon Merry-Go-round
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,780. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
1966 Saigon finds Christianity, war, prostitution, riots, murder, kidnapping and racial tensions encompassing the lives of soldiers, missionaries and locals alike. As the tangential interactions of these characters unfold, so too, does a different perspective of war-torn Vietnam.
While Others Sleep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is a very short fiction story about clandestine operations flying intelligence-gathering missions.
Friendly Fire (A Spider Shepherd Short Story)
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Series: Spider Shepherd Short Stories, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 1 review)
An action-packed short story featuring Dan “Spider” Shepherd during his days as an SAS trooper in Afghanistan. It’s November 2001 and Shepherd is sent on a dangerous mission to a Taliban stronghold on the trail of the most wanted man in the world – Osama Bin Laden.
Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is a retelling of Homer's great epic poem the Iliad in novel form. A sample: Rage. Goddess, use me to tell the story of the rage of Achilles, a Greek warrior who had the rage of a god. The rage of the son of Peleus made corpses of many men and sent their souls to the Land of the Dead. Dogs and birds feasted on warriors’ flesh, all because of Achilles and the will of Zeus, king of gods and
The Wily Hum-Bee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Handsome Harry is a crafty impersonator that uses disguises to confuse each adversary he encounters. As the story unfolds, their paths lead them to a WW2 General who had escaped from Germany with a footlocker full of diamonds that were seized by the Nazis during the war years.
Sand in the Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They huddled in nervous bunches along the upper deck, kicking each other’s boots, checking each other’s belts, slapping each other’s backs and looking pale. A ration of rum warmed their stomachs whilst the gently biting wind and a light ocean spray swept across their ranks in continual waves...
Trapped in Shades of Grey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the trying days of World War II, everyone was called upon to do their patriotic duty. But what if that duty required you to live, eat, sleep, and fight alongside the enemy? Could you do your duty and keep your humanity? Christoph Ernst faces this challenge as a deep cover agent. As time passes, he learns that it is easy to hate the enemy until you have to become one of them.
Death Spiral Book 2: Jai Dee
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Series: Death Spiral, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
An expatriate sniper assassin retired from the business, ends up in Bangkok, where he tries to redeem himself by protecting 'working girls.' Known as Jai Dee - Good Heart - he finds happiness with a former working girl until a killer invades the city. Now he must seek help from other expatriates to help him rid Bangkok of this terrible menace - but what will that task truly cost him?
Spitfire Pilots WWII-Extraordinary Women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Nazis pulverize London with deadly bombs! Sarah Randle struggles for survival. Britain has a shortage of RAF Pilots. Women begin to ferry Spitfires and other military aircraft to free up RAF pilots for battle. Sarah is one of these extraordinary women. She finds herself in life and death situations. A handsome Spitfire pilot saves her life. Can he appeal to her broken heart, to love again?
Stillpoint: A Novel of War, Peace, Politics and Palestine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Stillpoint is a gripping odyssey spanning two continents and three generations. It describes a clash of ideologies and the onset of a long and vicious war. American and Israeli policies collide in the ancient battleground of Palestine. Stillpoint is a lucid and compelling vision of what it means to bring truth and wisdom to the political arena.
Comrades at Arms - Next Generation (Book II of Comrades at Arms)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Book II of Comrades at Arms Continues the Story of Jacques' family, friends, and children, with its central character being his youngest son. Rudi, very much like his parents, becomes an avid flyer at a young age and ends up a Plebe at the US Naval Academy later on. He misses participating in World War II when he is sent to pilot training at Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida instead.
Hero of Slaves - A Blood and Tears Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A rising slave trader. And abused people. An unlikely hero. Cassus left the Hell Patrol and his best friend two years ago to escort a group of freed Byzernian slaves safely home. He receives word that a powerful slave trader is on the rise. Risking everything to dismantle the operation, his men are killed and he is captured. Cassus struggles to help the Byzernians survive one last time.
How He Comes Out of the Sun (A Digital Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
WWII: A B-17 bomber secretly crewed by American Negros called the “Nobodies” is limping back from an unofficial mission thinking they are home free when a seemingly unavoidable tragedy begins unfolding right inside their plane . . . *This is a five print page short story with a ten print page sample of the Carlyle Clark's Mystery Thriller: The Black Song Inside