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Fortunate Brave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by Secret Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When troops die faster than they can be replaced, the military raises its veterans from the dead—including Evie’s grandfather. Evie copes with his sudden appearance and departure, but her grandfather’s return drives Evie’s mother to the edge of sanity. Evie will find a way to help and die—or kill—trying. With bonus story "Blacktop."
My Last Train Ride
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
A short story of the last train ride a Jewish person takes until their arrival at a death camp.
Never Recovered - WWII Gold in the Himalayas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Former intelligence operative and ex-Vietnam War soldier, social worker and teacher Tim Adams has spent five years in exile from both his time in Asia as well as an espionage mess that ended badly in San Francisco.
The Prize
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 298,500. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Six people all around the world are catapulted to international fame as they receive the most important telegraph of their lives, which invites them to Stockholm to receive the prize. This will result to be a turning point in their lives, in which personal affairs and political intrigue will engulf every one of the characters.
Heartland Verses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs, stories, and poems from the heart of Clara A. Bastien Treat, one of America’s Rosie-the-Riveters. About the author - Clara Treat was a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a well-known antique dealer, inventor, and WWII Rosie-the-Riveter. Her writing was inspired by love of family, freedom, and country. She passed away in 2010.
Sol's Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Berlin, 1922. World War I is over. Most of the world enjoys peace and prosperity, but Germany suffers. People dine on cats and dogs. German money is rapidly becoming worthless. Amid the problems, two boys--Solomon Freund, Jewish, and Erich Weisser, Catholic--declare themselves "brothers in blood." But as their friendship grows, so does Hitler's power over the German people.
A Soldier's Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Four vets speak of their time of war in a diner. They later come to the aid of a mean girl who is attacked and help her until she can take care of herself.
The Copenhagen Project
Price: Free! Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Spurred on by unease at the circumstances of her father's death, Lone Christensen leaves behind her duties at Cambridge University to investigate what really happened. The trail of secrets leads Lone to Denmark, and soon the young academic is up against a string of unexplained deaths, a shadowy detective, and her father's enemies, who are determined to ensure that his secrets have died with him.
Vampires of the Sky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
It is the summer of 1940. William is a fighter pilot with the Royal Air Force. Sofia is a girl meets in a pub shortly before he is to go back off to war. The time they have together is necessarily brief, but perhaps their love is the flame that will see them through the darkness to come. This is a short story.
Theater of Thoughts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Theater of Thoughts is Arthur Weil’s 7th book of poetry drawing from poems of his first 6 books for this best-of collection. Arthur’s previous books include Love, Life, and Gems that Shine, Exploding Mind or (Not Over the Hill Yet), Poetry is for Sissies, Reflections of the Moment, The Fluid Word, and Slice of Life. Arthur's work has appeared in several anthologies and has won numerous awards.