Books tagged: antiwar

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Homefront
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Homefront...takes on the Iraq War and the complicity of the common citizen. Set in the United States, the story is told through the words and thoughts of one family and some members of their circle. A year after losing their son during the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the novel presents the family’s questions and doubts." -Ron Jacobs, Counterpunch
The Many Roads to Japan
Price: Free! Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Originally an English textbook for Japanese university students, "The Many Roads to Japan" tells the story of the adventures of a Vietnam War conscientious objector who had to follow many twists and turns in his life journey before finding his niche in Japan. Suitable for low intermediate and above students. Excellent resource for peace studies. Good story for native speakers of English, too.
Thinking Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Thinking Peace dissects America’s reaction to 9/11 and shows why the forever war on terror was doomed from the start. Human agression acts as a socially-contaminating virus. The more we resort to aggression, violence and war, the more war-infected we become, at all levels, from the body politic to individual minds and bodies. Once so infected, we cannot even imagine more peaceful ways of living.
Southern Stories
Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These three stories of the recent South explore wildly different themes. "Stephano" spreads over two generations; an Italian woman who never fitted in south Georgia, and her son. He doesn't fit, either. "Woodrow" wanted to please everyone but what he wanted most was to fly. "Leonard" would have joined the army but he screwed up and the wouldn't let him in. Good thing,too.
Mandelstam, Myself Included
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Essay » Literature
These prose sketches and stories are a swirling kaleidoscope of memory and fantasy, in which the most concrete and telling details of everyday experience swirl around a quest for the meaning of individual and social life.
The Last Hurrah of the Golden Horde
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
"One of the greatest collections of science fiction short stories ever" —Goodreads.com
Public Information
Series: Wylie Cypher, One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,560. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
A novel about the Korean War and its aftermath as experienced by Wylie Cypher, a young soldier assigned to a combat Infantry Division Public Information Office. Scenes of combat, military humor, a coming of age as well as a love story. Explains the origins of potential for conflict in present-day Korea. Endorsed by many Korean War veterans.
Kuchen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lawyer F. Reed Hamlin has everything—money, success, a small amount of fame. But he doesn’t have close relationships. He doesn’t have family. Until he hears on the news that police have caught a Vietnam protester who bombed a munitions site. An anti-war radical who has hidden for twenty years. An anti-war radical who just happens to be Reed’s mother.
Orcs Do
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Wonder Realms Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Fantasy Short Story. Ever wonder if orcs have a wife and children tucked away somewhere back home? Well they do. This is the story of one orc marm, tired of all the fighting, who decides to take a stand. Dedicated to every mother who has ever tried to take an infant and toddlers anywhere. Includes a FREE bonus story, "Magic Works" and a preview of the epic fantasy romance, The Seedtouch.
Chapter Three: Stillness
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
What does the Bible say about War? Is Jesus some pansy who will let bad guys run the world without taking action? Is Jesus some gun-toting adrenaline-junkie who pulls triggers first and asks questions later? Are we even asking the right questions? This chapter poetically reflects on the concept of war and illuminates what the Bible says about it. Price is set at $0.001 per word.