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Photograph
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: British English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A soldier finds his past haunts him and becomes a villain. But can he learn that not everything he is told is the truth? Contains some language which may be unsuitable for younger readers.
Marathon Watch
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Price: Free! Words: 94,300. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Duty Honor Country Tradition Marathon Watch Betrayed by their own navy, a US destroyer crew battles deceit, and treachery. At risk is the life of the crew, and the future of the US Navy. Follett and Clancy fans will enjoy the detail and action in the collision of personalities and ships. especially the climatic rescue attempt in hurricane seas.
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
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.
GIT: Remembrance Day
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Series: GITT, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Remembrance Day, the one-day of the year we observe a two minutes of silence for those who had been killed in the line of duty. Each year Mr. Git makes sure he observes the two minutes of silence, he thinks about all the privates he served with and remembers a young man who was cut down in his prime.
Guerras de Antigua Vamurta Vol. 2
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Series: Antigua Vamurta, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 43,940. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Antigua Vamurta es una saga de fantasía de corte épico y realista dividida en seis volúmenes. La saga completa está publicada en un volumen, si lo prefieres, bajo el título de "Antigua Vamurta - Saga Completa".
Wings of Forgiveness: A Short Story (of a WWII Airman Confronting His Past)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A man haunted by memories of WWII travels to Germany to try to put them to rest but while there he finds more than peace, he finds forgiveness. One nightmare. One reunion. One life-changing moment. Wings of Forgiveness is a 3,000+ word SHORT STORY plus bonus material.
The Movement of Crowns
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Series: Movement of Crowns, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The kingdom of Diachona is celebrating the twentieth birthday of Constance, the king’s daughter. Yet, the festivities don’t erase doubts about Constance’s aspiration for a place on the National Council, nor do they eliminate fears roused by threats from a neighboring empire. Amid increasing rumors of war, Constance deems this an inopportune time to be falling in love with one Commander Alexander.
A soldiers story
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You set the price! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A young soldier is sent to war without completely understanding why. He ends up involved in a friendly fire situation and doesn't know how to deal with it.
New Floods
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You set the price! Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A story is wound over the historical characters of Chola kingdom during the Raja Raja Cholan period.
Their Journey Begins
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Price: Free! Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A prequel featuring individual short story vignettes of Greggory, Robert, Marissa, and Daniel before their lives converge in Journey to Freedom.
Kill the dove!
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Price: Free! Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of the revolutionary 1960’s. No novel has covered these religious, political, imprisoned and sexual experiences. Follow the love and betrayals of three radical anti-war and feminist activists: Jared, Aaren, and Char. Share Jared’s experiences in federal prison as the impact of the Vietnam war, sexism and the failure of traditional moral and spiritual value systems play out in their lives.
When Some Came Marching Home
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
This is a story of two young men caught up in the concept that War is a glorious thing who risk all for their Country and Freedom.
John Baggot's Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
This is a story of an old veteran who has lived with a secret for many years and decides to reveal it before it becomes too late.
Flames And Arrows
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Price: Free! Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Pakistani army officer egged on by his Chinese backers attempts a coup against the current military dictator. Things go out of control and in confusion, an Indian city is wiped out by a nuclear missile launched from Pakistan. Indian retaliation is halting but deadly and leads to an all out war involving multiple countries.
The Misfits of Monrovia
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Price: Free! Words: 100,610. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A UN volunteer is kidnapped by a band of child soldiers in Liberia during the 1997 presidential election. Responsibility for the discovery of his whereabouts falls on a small organization of hapless Irish aid workers, eccentric missionaries and well-meaning but ineffectual locals, leading to outlandish results.
'As It Happened'
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Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
‘As It Happened’ is a story about change. It tells the tale of a couple experiencing and struggling to navigate some key changes in the world around them, and we hope you’ll enjoy reading it. -Brad OH Inc.
The Blood
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You set the price! Words: 72,780. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A soldier finds love.
Survivors
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Another story in the popular series about life in post-Communist Russia, Survivors reflects on the experiences of Nikolai Ribakov and his wife Lera during the Siege of Stalingrad and the Great Patriotic War.
The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » 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?