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The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
The Valley of the Black Pig
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A U.S. Marine sniper in Iraq is troubled by the killings he has to perform, but perhaps not as troubled as he may have once been...
Riding the Drone
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
'Nobody gets blown up in the Air Force,' the legless Army vet who hung out in the public library all day used to tell him. Find out if that's true or not. "Riding the Drone" is a very short story of about 1150 words.
Night Vision
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Afghanistan - present day. Soldiers Taylor, Briggs and Maluski of the 10th Mountain division have a tough job to do. A mission. When a sandstorm suddenly strikes out of nowhere, everything changes, including the world they live in. A new paranormal thriller by Rye Dano author of The Backup.
Vignettes from a C-130
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Some things are much larger and more important than the individual, as a rural New Mexico boy learns when he joins the Marine Corps.
A Quarter Yellow Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on a true tale from the author's hometown, 'A Quarter Yellow Sun' is the story of an aged war veteran, alone in the world and preparing for his final crusade. This story was nominated in 2011 for ‘The Pushcart Prize’.
Heart Of A Soldier
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Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young Confederate soldier, Lucas Burkette, lies on the battlefield. Struck by a Union soldier's musket round before firing a single shot, he is left paralyzed. It's here that he tries to cope with his impending death.
Behold, the Warrior's Pride
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Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
The king’s most loyal warrior has mercifully survived thirty-six years of brutal service. To reward him for his unyielding dedication, the grateful monarch grants him permanent leave, a parcel of farmland and prized livestock. Freed from his duties, he struggles within his own troubled soul to allow himself final peace. A Flash fiction (1000 word) short story.
Dear Jane
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
1944, the world is at war. Loved ones remain at home as Husbands, fathers,sons and brothers fight for freedom in World War 2. The only way of communication back home was via V Mail. For most back home, one of their biggest fears was a letter confirming the death of a loved one from another loved one.
My Last Train Ride
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the last train ride a Jewish person takes until their arrival at a death camp.
TECH WARS: The Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
This e-book contains 5 stories. The Tank series cover the antics of a group of cyborg contractors who aim to make a profit from the world’s never ending war. Synthesis is a short about humanity’s fight against an unknown alien force and the actions of one man/machine in that war. Finally, Iraq 2050 looks at what the world could be like if the Iraq war escalated into a world war.
Charlie 12 Victor
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Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Poole and his passenger are shot down in non-secured insurgent country. They both know, if they are found, it will likely mean an end to their lives. Attempts to launch a rescue are being planned, however all mission capable units are obligated to other critical missions. An Aide to the Secretary is able to contact the Sierra Warriors team. Will they make the rescue on time?
What Remains Of The World
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(3.00 from 1 review)
Two survivors after the world has been destroyed attempt to broadcast a message through the radio, while fighting off the white suits and mobile units...
Crossing the Wasteland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(3.00 from 1 review)
When his mother died he was supposed to spend the summer with his father, then the war broke out.
Singing Fool of Afghanistan
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Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jack’s helmet is hit by enemy sniper fire while on a patrol in Afghanistan. The concussion causes him to sing most everything. Their orders were to go ten klicks and check for enemy activity. Sergeant Evans decides to return to base with the wounded soldier.
Fulton Ridely
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(2.25 from 4 reviews)
A story about a young man growing up in a town after a nuclear fallout