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The Tower at Petite Vigne
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
When a German construction unit arrives at the French village of Petite Vigne to build a flak battery, its inhabitants are forced to face the war they had kept at bay for four years. Will they settle for an undeclared truce with the occupiers? Opt to resist? Or will collaborators rise from their midst?
Herring Bones and Moon Rock
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An old miner reconnects with his sons. A dying man plans for the future. A man and his dog confront the inevitable. In these three short stories, Geoffrey W. Cole explores life on the moon, the quest for eternal life, and the perils of being an aviation mechanic during war time, all in fewer words than most people speak before lunch.
Combat Crew
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,060. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Combat Crew is one of the best memoirs about the air war over Europe ever written. John Comer kept a journal of the 25 missions he flew in 1943 when the casualty rate on his base was close to 80%. After each raid Comer gathered the crew together and pieced together the air battle from a 360-degree perspective. His book is handwritten history, recorded within hours after the battles occured.
FF489: A Spooky Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Mayday! Mayday! We had just finished a bombing run and we were lost. The fog was as thick as pea soup, and our instrument panel had been damaged by enemy gunfire. Would anyone come to our rescue? Suddenly the radio crackled to life and I heard a voice. But where would it lead us? Read this short, but creepy tale to find out. Ages 9 and up.
Time For Me to Fly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
"Time For Me to Fly" is a dramatization of actual events that occurred leading up to the 17th and final mission of the B-17 Bomber “The Rusty Nail” and its crew on July 29th 1944. The story is presented and told as to how it may have looked through the eyes of SSgt Charles Curtis Campbell. It includes dates,locations and events which actually happened during WWII.
Shattered Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Fisher House Foundation has joined with author Paul Byers to issue a special edition of Byers’ new World War 2 novel, Shattered Sky, as a benefit to the foundation and the men and women of the armed forces they serve. 50% of all sales of the Fisher House edition of the ebook, Shattered Sky will go directly to the foundation to support their programs for the families of America’s service men