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Sherlock Holmes Great War Parodies and Pastiches II: 1915-1919
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Sherlock Holmes Great War Parodies and Pastiches II: 1915-1919” collects 37 pieces — short stories, poems, and cartoons — all published during the opening years of Conan Doyle’s literary career. Also included are much of the original art and more than 300 footnotes identifying obscure words, historical figures, and events that readers were familiar with at the time.
Dominion Of The Spirit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,180. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Dominion of the Spirit is a story of lives forever altered by the vagaries of fate and the irrepressible growth of a nation.
The Three Uncles: The Cole Brothers in the Great War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Discover one family's experience of the Great War. This book details the lives, adventures and tragic deaths of three of the four brave young Cole brothers on the Western Front. It is also the story of love, engagement, marriage and a baby, all set amid the backdrop of a war that seemed to have no end.
No Man's Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,240. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
No Man’s Land—a hellscape of shell craters and dead bodies. Soldiers have fought over it and bled on it for a year of grueling war, but neither side has dominated it. Until now. An elite German raiding party is attacking the British trenches at will. So the exhausted men of Company E decide to set a trap, a nighttime ambush in the middle of No Man’s Land, where any mistake can be fatal.
No Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Canada
It was the Second Battle of Ypres. They gave him the Military medal and called him a hero. He was just one of the ones that survived the first gas attack in history. A short story of the Great War.
Morning Patrol
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
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A German pilot accidentally lands on Rick’s aerodrome, and there are only two ways he can play it. He can stick a gun in the idiot’s face and take him prisoner—earning a mention in dispatches for his trouble. Or, he can go hog-wild and pull the prank of a lifetime on good old Fritzie.
Silent Service
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
Lieutenant-Commander Oliver Dunbar and the crew of E-17, thirty men and boys in a steel cylinder a hundred and eighty feet long, must penetrate the Dardanelles and the Bosphorus and get into the Black Sea. The inland sea has been an Ottoman lake for hundreds of years. It’s their job to sink the ships that sustain the Empire, in support of an imminent campaign on the Turkish mainland.
Digging In
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
October 1914: The British line is about to break. As their trenches are hammered by a German artillery battery, the men of the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry come up with a desperate plan--a daring raid behind enemy lines to destroy the enemy guns, and give the British a chance to stop the German army from reaching Paris.
Because it was Christmas: A Story of the 1914 Christmas Truce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Christmas Eve 1924: A British survivor of the Great War visits a cafe in Paris, keeping an appointment he made ten years earlier. While he waits to see if any of his friends arrive he tells a story of the first Christmas of the war. When the guns fell silent, when the snows fell and when men on both sides climbed out of the trenches to meet in No-Man's-Land...
Episode 4 - Regret's Fury
Series: Soldiers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Deep behind enemy lines with the lieutenant dead, Regret must rely on his own wits and courage to stop the massive gun before it can rain death down on his comrades. But Hauptmann Heinrich Schiller stands between him and his objective, and Schiller is a stone killer who thinks nothing of murdering women and children to help his cause. And just because he likes it.