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World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 1
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Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,980. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Ruby Side Thompson, an ordinary woman living during the World War ll London Blitz bombing blasts history out of the realm of dry, dusty names and dates and places the reader in the midst of the terrifying events as they unfold. This is very important documentation and will have tremendous appeal to those who have an avid interest in the effect of the war on ordinary citizens.
World War II London Blitz Diary, Volume Two, 1941
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Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Diary was written during the World War two London Blitz years by a woman experiencing the nightly terrifying bombings. The diary reveals what the average Londoner experienced during that time; events that today have been forgotten or lost to younger generations. This is volume two of a four volume series written by Ruby Alice Side Thompson.
Titus Andronicus Scott
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
February 25, 1956: “Ship down and all is well.” These six words recorded the landing of the first manned spacecraft on Mars. This book tells the story of the events that led to that momentous, but heretofore unrecorded occasion, and the story of the fabulous character who wrote those words.
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 3 1942-1943
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Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This diary is the 3rd in a series of four volumes written by Ruby Side Thompson. They document her experience about World War Two in England and the London Blitz. The diaries are unique, written from a woman's experience during war time. They include Ruby's opinions written only for the privacy of her diary. Her views are often ahead of her time.
The Boy and the Hidden Tunnel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
In 1940 London, the parents of a 12-year-old boy are killed in the Blitz. Seeking shelter, the boy enters an ancient tunnel. When he emerges it’s 65 years later yet he’s still 12. Labeled a runaway, he’s put in a boarding school with uncaring staff and a bully. He travels to Scotland, France and Germany seeking answers. Should he go back into the tunnel and try to return to the world he once knew?
The Wailing
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Series: The Books of Lost Knowledge. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,520. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
With Nazi bombs falling from the sky, reluctant immortal Daniel Leland finds himself in an uncomfortable position. A halfhearted employee of the British government, threatened into submission, he is made to use his peculiar talent for murder in the service of the Crown. But as the missions become impossibly challenging, that talent is tested. Even dead things can die again.
Spitfire Pilots WWII-Extraordinary Women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Nazis pulverize London with deadly bombs! Sarah Randle struggles for survival. Britain has a shortage of RAF Pilots. Women begin to ferry Spitfires and other military aircraft to free up RAF pilots for battle. Sarah is one of these extraordinary women. She finds herself in life and death situations. A handsome Spitfire pilot saves her life. Can he appeal to her broken heart, to love again?
Tilly and Nuella
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 155,210. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The winds of war are already churning across Europe and threatening England when Tilly and Nuella, two young women from different regions of the U.K. and complete strangers to one another, flee their upbringing and strive to succeed beyond their humble origins for life in the big city of London. Working at secret Bletchley Park, they meet two Canadian officers, marry them and move to Canada.
Blitz Kid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
London 1940. Rachel is alone and adrift in a stricken city as the Blitz reaches its most deadly stage and thousands die in nightly air raids. Her father is under arrest as a suspected spy, her mother seriously ill in hospital. As German bombers pound the city can she survive in the blackout alongside London’s criminals and unearth the real traitors? Ages 13-plus.
Final Flight
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Aurora House. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Jim Dalton loved being a fighter pilot, even with all its dangers. Spellbound, he watched as the Messerschmidt 110 pumped bullets directly into the Hurricane’s fuselage... Years later a team of aviation archaeologists were excavating a Hurricane that had fallen during the Battle of Britain and discovered Jim’s remains, along with a fob watch, wallet and dilapidated photo of a young woman.