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Fiction » Literature » War
Murder At Zero Hour by Paul Westwood
Price: Free! Words: 68,880. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.40 from 5 reviews)
1916. William Grant, an American, joins the British Army during the Great War. He is posted to France, where he witnesses the horrors of war on the front line. During a dangerous night patrol, a captain is murdered, leading to a series of unanswered questions. With only his wits, Grant must solve the mystery while keeping his own skin intact. Will he be a victim of war or just another victim?
Rolling Thunder by Mark Berent
Series: WINGS OF WAR, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 153,000. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Rolling Thunder is an historical novel about the decisive role politics played during the Vietnam war. Its characters range from men in the field to the Pentagon and the White House. Fighter pilots and Special Forces warriors try to do their best but are hampered by President Johnson, Secretary of Defense McNamara, and their staff members who despise the military.
The Second American Revolution - The Building of an Empire by Kenneth Szulczyk
Price: Free! Words: 96,760. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
As a child. Jerrick Ray Davis dreams he delivers powerful speeches to the people. He also dreams he builds an Empire that spans across the North and South Americas. These are not simple day dreams, but ideas that map out Jerrick’s destiny. Jerrick rises up out of the wreckage and devastation of the Michigan economy and turns his dreams into reality...
Dog Robber: Jim Colling Adventure Series Book I by Robert McCurdy
Series: The Jim Colling Adventure Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 141,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 1 review)
World War II has just ended, and in the chaos of Postwar Germany, Private Jim Colling finds that the occupation affords opportunities for significant financial gain to a resourceful American soldier with the ability to speak the local language. Elizabeth Hamilton, a beautiful American civilian, enlists his aid to rescue her relatives from Soviet-controlled Poland, Colling reluctantly agrees.
DEPLOYMENT VIETNAM -Part 1 by Herb Blanchard
Price: Free! Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Deployment Vietnam is based on the author's two tours in Vietnam in the 1960's with the US Navy's Seabees. It relates his experiences in construction of roads, helicopter pads and maintaining Highway One, "THE STREET OF NO JOY", during the rainy seasons of the late 1960 's. He details how the Seabees dealt with not only rain and mud but also the Viet Cong's mines and sniper fire.
The Losing Role by Steve Anderson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,990. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » War(4.60 from 5 reviews)
In the last winter of World War II a failed German actor, Max Kaspar, is forced to join a desperate secret mission in which he must impersonate an enemy American officer. So Max cooks up his own fanatical plan -- he'll use his false identity to escape tyranny and war and flee to the America he'd once abandoned. The Losing Role is the prequel to Liberated: A Novel of Germany 1945 and future books.
Flames And Arrows by Jaidev Jamwal
Price: Free! Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 1 review)
A Pakistani army officer egged on by his Chinese backers attempts a coup against the current military dictator. Things go out of control and in confusion, an Indian city is wiped out by a nuclear missile launched from Pakistan. Indian retaliation is halting but deadly and leads to an all out war involving multiple countries.
The First Shall Be Last by Joe Ellis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Popular mystery writer Joe C. Ellis's World War II novel, The First Shall Be Last will be available for free for a limited time at Smashwords.com. THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is both a poignant love story and a realistic portrayal of the brutality of war. "Haunting, captivating, compelling, THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is a powerful mystery that grips the heart." -- Nancy Haddock, Berkley Books novelist
Behold, the Warrior's Pride by Mark Jacobs
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(4.80 from 5 reviews)
The king’s most loyal warrior has mercifully survived thirty-six years of brutal service. To reward him for his unyielding dedication, the grateful monarch grants him permanent leave, a parcel of farmland and prized livestock. Freed from his duties, he struggles within his own troubled soul to allow himself final peace. A Flash fiction (1000 word) short story.
Another Kind of Loving by Sylvie Nickels
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 1 review)
The far-reaching effects of civil war on a child from divided Sarajevo and the foster parents who bring her to England's Oxfordshire.
The Valley of the Black Pig by Scott Crowder
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A U.S. Marine sniper in Iraq is troubled by the killings he has to perform, but perhaps not as troubled as he may have once been...
Lethal Force by Matt Lynn
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Special-forces soldier turned mercenary Steve West is dropped onto a remote Scottish island. His every movement will be tracked for ‘Lethal Force’, the most expensive video game ever made. He’s been told it’s just a story. But within seconds Steve is fighting for his life. ‘Lethal Force’ is a short story from Matt Lynn, best-selling author of the ‘Death Force’ series of thrillers.
To End All Others: A Great War Trio by Michael Seeley
Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
The soiled rain of putrid trenches drips further and further into the mud. The dew droplets of a French bi-plane awake to the rising sun. A father lies awake at night, knowing that somewhere, his son is facing a hell on Earth. This is the Great War, and the terrors, struggles, sacrifices, and tears of that conflict remain with us. Into that tragic world, this collection offers a brief window.
The Bridge: A short story by William E. Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » War(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Guerras de Antigua Vamurta Vol. 2 by Igor Kutuzov
Series: Antigua Vamurta, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 43,940. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » War
Antigua Vamurta es una saga de fantasía de corte épico y realista dividida en seis volúmenes. La saga completa está publicada en un volumen, si lo prefieres, bajo el título de "Antigua Vamurta - Saga Completa".
Charlie 12 Victor by Boyd Neisler
Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » War & military(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Poole and his passenger are shot down in non-secured insurgent country. They both know, if they are found, it will likely mean an end to their lives. Attempts to launch a rescue are being planned, however all mission capable units are obligated to other critical missions. An Aide to the Secretary is able to contact the Sierra Warriors team. Will they make the rescue on time?
The End of Terrorism by Rakesh Sethi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
In the frenzy of general elections, candidates were busy vying for media attention. The outcome had been ever so slightly manipulated by a sinister foreign hand. A calculated plan had been carried out,by a group, so bent to destroy the will of the people. Several forces, both from living and dead resonate and lead to uncovering of world's first bloodless plot.