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Peace Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Aurelio Mercado was one of the individuals who attended the Conference of Industrial Arts Teachers in Baguio City in the last week of April, 1930. It was summer. He and Francisca just got married on the second Sunday of that month, after the end of classes of the 1929-1930 schoolyear. They were married by the Aglipayan parish priest of San Clemente in the Philippine Independent Church ...
I Grieve For You My Brother Jonathan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
“Why have Jews suffered so much? The Romans destroyed our homeland and dragged our forefathers to the territories of the Roman Empire as their slaves. We have suffered inquisitions, holocausts, famine, discrimination, and wars like no other people in history. Are the Jews under the curse of Yahweh?” Asher Levinson asked his commanding officer, Captain Yosef Aksen...
The Land And The Bamboo House
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A woman wishes to have a house she can call her own,” Francisca told her husband Aurelio as they walked hand-in-hand in the school yard of the San Manuel Elementary School. It was early Saturday evening, just after dinner. Aurelio asked his young wife if she wanted to have a stroll in front of the school where he had been teaching for the past five months since they arrived in the town ...
The Russian Nurse
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » General
In the tale's 1st pg. Violetta, a Russian Nurse, runs into a friend who says: “Life has lost its meaning for me. I'm going in this drugstore to buy sleeping pills to kill myself.” “What? You're going to kill yourself?” Violetta asks. “Yes, life has no value for me.” “Well, in that case, why not kill yourself like we do in Russia?” “How do you do it in Russia?" -Read & see the Russian way to do it.
The Teacher Of A President
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
“Class, I’m Josephine Bracken Rizal-Abad, your teacher in English starting today. Together, we will be learning the language used by all the nations under the British Empire, and by the United States of America,” Josephine told her pupils in Cebu City on the first day of class. She had seven students in her class. All of the students were scions of businessmen, government officials, and ...
Los Crímenes del Agua: Las Memorias del profesor Ulises Flynn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Ulises Flynn es un veterano profesor de mediana edad que realiza misiones especiales en defensa del medioambiente. Es un apasionado de la Ecología y un defensor de los derechos de la Tierra. Las organizaciones medioambientales le contratan para realizar informes sobre el terreno y demostrar las consecuencias del Cambio Climático. Para conseguirlo se enfrentará a numerosos enemigos y peligros.
Have and Hold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Stinington Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Have and Hold Brycen is left humiliated as his Master dumps him at the auction house. He lives a life in fear and anger. Suddenly a young woman appears... A short story about slavery and the lack of humanness.
A House Divided
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Menachem Begin, the leader of the Irgun militia and who is currently the chairman of the Herut party, an opposition political party in Israel, has called on all Jews worldwide to help the government of Prime Minister David Ben Gurion in the construction of houses in resettlement areas for the new Jewish immigrants coming mostly from the European nations. Mr. Begin said that ...
Top 10 Dinosaurs of 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The golden age of dinosaur discoveries continues, with 35 named dinosaurs coming out in 2015. Blending fiction with fact, Top 10 Dinosaurs of 2015 reimagines the way 10 of the newly described Jurassic and Cretaceous dinosaurs lived in their natural habitats.
From This Day Forward
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
The parents of Gregoria came all the way from San Joaquin, Iloilo to attend her graduation from the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) School of Nursing. They rode a kalesa from San Joaquin to Iloilo City, and sailed to Manila via the ship M.V. Maynilad. It was an overnight trip. They stayed in the house of their relatives in Manila and waited for the day when their daughter Gregoria would ...
The Day The Sun Stopped Shining
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Dismas, one of the thieves who was crucified on the right side of Jesus, recognized Annas. He met him three years ago. Annas asked for a huge sum of money from Dismas’ mother Deborah so that he could ask the Roman prison authority in Jerusalem to release Dismas’ father.
The Disgrace Of The Roman Empire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
As the military governor of Rome in Judea and Samaria, Pontius Pilate was under the Roman prefect of Syria. If there were rebellions in Judea and Samaria, the procurator could seek the assistance of the Syrian prefect to quell the rebellions. Rome saw to it that any colony which rebelled against its authority was quickly and severely dealt with.
Death Or Victory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“You might be wondering why I volunteered to come to Israel as a medical doctor. I’ll tell you a brief story. My father is a pastor. My mother is a teacher in a Christian school. I have a younger sister at home. Her name is Eloise. I remember a message given by my father in one of the Sunday services in our church, the Atlanta Baptist Church. This was back when I was in high school...
Pearl Harbor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Aurelio Mercado, Sr., a public school teacher in San Manuel Elementary School in the town of San Manuel, in the province of Tarlac, Philippines, and his brother-in-law, Quirino Lacierna, were at the front yard of Aurelio’s house after dinner discussing the aggressive behavior of the Japanese Imperial Army in the East Asia-Southeast Asia Region.
An American Teacher In The Philippines
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
George was one of the first Americans who responded to the call by the US Federal government for American volunteer teachers to the Philippine Islands in the year 1901. He arrived in Manila, together with other American volunteer teachers via the ship USS Thomas. They were called by the moniker Thomasites. Single and adventurous, George wanted to help the youth of the Philippines...
My Good Friend Elvie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
I didn’t see Elvie again since the night of our graduation from the Plebeian Academy until I met her in Hong Kong in 1990. It took nineteen long years. She was surprised when I saw her one Sunday morning at the second floor of the Hong Kong Post Office building, near the Star Ferry in Hong Kong.
Cynical Little Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Tientsin, January 1935. Freshly cashiered from the Royal Italian Air Force, Felice Sabatini is looking for a job. Stalked by a dangerous would-be paramour, Grand Duchess Helena Theodora Saratova is looking for a way out of town. But there's more going on.
Altalena
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
At the seaport of Marseille, the boarding ramp of the ship Altalena was crowded by Jewish immigrants bound for the newly-established state of Israel. Altalena was the former LST-138, one of the landing crafts used by the Allied countries in the invasion of Germany-controlled France in June, 1944. It was purchased for the purpose of bringing arms, combatants, and civilians in the land of Israel.
If Tomorrow Never Comes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
“I miss you. Wherever you are, my love, I hope you are safe. You can call me by landline or cellphone, or just text me. I’m aware of the situation you are in, and I’m praying for you,” Andrea Gonzales said in her radio program in DWRD titled From Davao With Love.
47 Days: The True Story of Two Teen Boys Defying Hitler's Reich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In March 1945 Hitler ordered his last propaganda command: send all 15 and 16-year old boys to defend the fatherland. 47 DAYS tells the true story of Günter and Helmut, best friends, who dared to defy and disobey. Without knowing how long the war might continue, they spent 47 harrowing days as fugitives on the run. Being caught meant certain execution.

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