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A Futile Search
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"I looked around but saw no sign of her there, except some neighbours mourning around the destroyed structures and the ambulance men carrying burnt bodies of several shapes"
The Declaration: Tales From a Revolution - South-Carolina
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.00 from 1 review)
A hardworking tobacco farmer in the Carolina Uplands, Justin Harris wants only to provide for his family. The outbreak of revolution turns his life upside down, and he cannot anticipate how even his seemingly most inconsequential actions will touch the lives of generations yet to come. Through crushing setbacks and hard-won victories, Justin’s perseverance serves as a gift to his descendants.
SEAL Team Bravo: Black Ops - Hammer of ISIS
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
ISIS is on the rampage, and the slaughter of the innocents has begun. The Islamists are on a violent mission to create a Sunni Islamic Caliphate across Iraq and Syria. A Caliphate that could turn the Middle East into a vast field of corpses. Everyone agrees they must be halted, before their blood-soaked crusade becomes unstoppable. The problem is passed to the Navy Seals.
Down the Dark Path
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 282,050. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When Andelusia Anderae leaves home in search of a better life, she accidentally plunges into the world-ending war between Graehelm and the Furyon Empire. Love might not be enough to save her, for the Furyons are all-powerful, and the shadow within her desires her more than any living man.
His Lordship's Arsenal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Matthew Burlock is a brilliant, eccentric judge, faced with the facts of a bizarre ritual murder. In the run-down Delrose Hotel, two men are found half-eaten by flames: one tied to a cross, the other tied up on the bed, with African lioness masks laid next to him. The police say it is a homosexual murder, but Burlock disagrees. A strange connection between Burlock’s exotic past and the murder is..
The Heavens Shall Fall, Winds of Betrayal Book Four
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Series: Winds of Betrayal, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,200. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The world of spies and traitors converge on the path to the ultimate betrayal—the treachery of Benedict Arnold! After the devastating loss at Saratoga, the British respond with a vengeance, aiming at taking a strategic hold on the South. The American spy network is in turmoil, leaving Rupert Arnett to pick up the pieces. Never has it been more dangerous, but never has the stakes been higher.
The Legend of Little Eagle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hélène Marchal discovers that she owes her life to a US aviator, John Philip Garreau. In 1944 in France, he had acted in a heroic way, sacrificing himself to avoid the destruction of a house with his almost uncontrolable plane. Hélène's mother, then a child, was inside. Hélène goes to Montana. She will piece together the life and journey of a young man nicknamed Little Eagle. A story on destiny.
Look Away
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 255,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The 14-year-old Confederate private and the young slave laborer knew each other before the war but would not have called each other friends. The soldier is struggling to stay alive day by bloody day but finds himself dragged into the slave's determined effort pry his young family out of bondage.
Raider Black Ops: Crisis Ukraine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Ukraine. A simmering cauldron of old hatreds between Russia and the West. Separatist rebels have an unlimited supply of guns, and the land is ripped apart by rival factions fighting for supremacy. This is a land where brother kills brother, and women can only watch and weep while a Russian invasion threatens.
The Ruins of Waadi Sharif: A Novella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When the Taliban invaded Swat District in the year 2008, the government of Pakistan yielded control without a fight, leaving the residents of Swat to fend for themselves. Blending elements of the Bildungsroman, the war story, and the revenge tale, The Ruin of Waadi Sharif is the story of how three young adults respond to this occupation of their hometown.
Journal of a Cavalry Bugler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Just days before President Lincoln’s assassination, Charlie Dickey rejoices with family and friends over Union victories, but Lincoln’s death shatters hope. Charlie has spent nearly three years fighting to save the Union and mourns the loss a brother and brother-in-law. He has also fallen in love with a southern belle, but the chaos of war threatens to become permanent.
Thunder on the Veldt
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,670. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
As war clouds gather over South Africa, Melinda Bellingham, daughter of a Johannesburg mining magnate, learns the shocking news that her father's suicide has left her penniless. When a relative offers her a home, she says goodbye to Jack Cartwright, the Australian digger she loves, and sets off for Ladysmith, unaware that the small town will soon be under siege.
Romance of Three Kingdoms (part2) - The dawn of heroes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The world confused conflict has been already started, each influenceses are extending his/her own site, the heros reveal a time of Cape to arrive, and they are the hopes that rescues this chaotic.There is the wiser to deeply strive for forethought, there is also the warrior to can win myriad people, so, these freshman's strength makes an effort in this chaotic to exist......
The First Shall Be Last
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Price: Free! Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Popular mystery writer Joe C. Ellis's World War II novel, The First Shall Be Last will be available for free for a limited time at Smashwords.com. THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is both a poignant love story and a realistic portrayal of the brutality of war. "Haunting, captivating, compelling, THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is a powerful mystery that grips the heart." -- Nancy Haddock, Berkley Books novelist
Insurgent: Book 2 of America's Future
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,920. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In a small town south of Charleston, West Virginia, Corporal Jim Turville meets a young ballet dancer who dreams of moving beyond her small coal mining town. As the young couple grows closer, their love and their lives will be at risk as insurgents move to disrupt the town with shocking violence.
SEAL Team Bravo VI: Black Ops - Guantanamo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A small unit operation inside Colombia results in the death of a politician, a man guilty of living off the cocaine trade. The Colombians ambush the four Navy Seals, led by Chief Petty Officer Kyle Nolan, and condemn them to a speedy execution. There is an island in the Caribbean, the US Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp. Home to the most notorious of America's enemies.
The War Within
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Explores the ravaging effects of violence on a spoiled young Yankee girl forced to depend on a hated Rebel to help her escape being sold into slavery.following the Civil War.
Vietnam Conscript
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: Australian English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The Australian author has drawn on his experience and knowledge to present a drama of one woman and two young men - one militant and aggressive, the other a pacifist, who are conscripted and sent to fight in the jungle. The story of forced conscription to war in peacetime and its aftermath for generations is shown in compelling detail.
Echo Six: Black Ops 7 - Tibetan Fury
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An intelligence failure condemns Echo Six, an elite NATO SpecOps unit, to walk into a bloody trap inside Kashmir. Outnumbered and outgunned, they are forced to retreat under heavy fire. Airlifted back to Afghanistan, Lieutenant-Commander Abe Talley is aware they need time to rebuild. Time to train replacements for those men whose bodies they left behind in the snows of Kashmir.
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.