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The First Shall Be Last
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Price: Free! Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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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: Black Ops - Gitmo Getaway
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Series: SEAL Team Bravo: Black Ops. 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: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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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
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'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.
Babylon Smiles - An Iraqi Heist Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
It’s the end of 2003. Billions of American dollars have been given to Iraq to refund their economy. Flown into Bagdad Airport, this money is transported by anonymous military trucks to banks in all the major cities. This money is unaccounted for. No one really knows all the details. So it only makes sense that someone might have a better idea about where the money should go...
Articles of the Holocaust
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Nine wittnesses - a farmer's wife, a train driver, two boys who soon became men, a cattle truck - nine different aspects of history.
The Movement of Crowns Series
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The Movement of Crowns, an epic fiction series of royalty, romance, war, and hope. An indomitable princess. A beautiful prankster. A young, untried king of a powerful Realm. Their destinies are entwined in the kingdoms they call home, and an epic journey awaits each of them, after which they'll never be the same.
Three Brothers in Arms
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the American Civil War soldiers joined regiments with family and friends. Men went into battle surrounded by fellows they knew, trusted and loved. But in battles like Shiloh, which is depicted in this story, some units lost a third of their men. This story gives a personal account of what it was like for these "Brothers in Arms."
Beauty and the Brigadier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When the Cold War meets apple pie, sparks will fly. Can a has-been supermodel and one-star general find common ground, or will the date be over before it starts?
Michel Cabieu
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 22. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: French. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Ce pourrait être un conte et c’est une histoire authentique. A Ouistreham, une bourgade assurant la garde de l’estuaire de l’Orne au temps de la guerre de sept ans, il fallait se garder continuellement des incursions anglaises. Il s’en fallut de peu que la cité ne soit prise.
The Street Boy
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Written in a simple, plain and beautiful language, The Street Boy narrates the story of Sierra Leone’s eleven-year civil war. Events of the war are beautifully narrated as the protagonist moved from one place to another and as he grew from childhood to adulthood.
Her Private We: The Middle Parts of Fortune: Somme and Ancre, 1916
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,110. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
“The finest and noblest book of men at war” Ernest Hemingway The classic novel of the Great War, set during the battle of the Somme. Her Privates We follows the story of Private Bourne, an ordinary soldier dealing with extraordinary circumstances. Readers of both military history, and literary fiction, will continue to be haunted by its prose and insights.
The Movement of Kings
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Series: Movement of Crowns, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The third book of the Movement of Crowns series. The order of things, the nature of succession, and a nation that must march on... Can the young ruler of the Eubeltic Realm handle the rise of domestic and colonial crises, the bereavement of his family, and his curious attraction to a councilman’s unassuming daughter, or is everything in this king’s untried hands on the verge of falling apart?
Return to Coronado
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Return to Coronado is a plot-twisting tale of treachery, courage under extreme duress, and young loves and losses, played out against a backdrop of war.
Oh Sh!t... Book 1 - The Awakening
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Enjoy the adventure as John and his family are awakened to fact that they and the rest of society are facing the implosion of the U.S. economy. When John first learns that the U.S. economy is about to collapse his first thought is "Oh Sh!t"... Follow along as John, his wife Cindy, and step-daughter Skylar, scramble against time to become properly prepared for this shit-hit-the-fan reality.
Beginnings : Where A Life Begins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,440. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is early 1939 and the end of the Spanish Civil War as Maria Abene, heavily pregnant and with young son to care for, frantically flees Franco’s fascist forces across the border dividing the colourful Basque countries of Spain and France. Tragedy and an ancient cycle of murder and revenge stalk her every step. An epic historical tale of genetic memories and time-travel spanning millenia.
SEAL Team Bravo: Black Ops - Assault on Al Shabaab
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Series: SEAL Team Bravo: Black Ops. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Following the hijacking of a cruise liner in the Mediterranean, SEAL Team Bravo are sent in to rescue the hostages. A perilous night jump onto the deck of a moving ship carries its own dangers. Yet the operation throws up something else, something unexpected. A whole new threat to the security of the Western World. And a name the world has grown to fear since the shopping mall massacre in Kenya.