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The Bridge: A short story
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?
Rat Line: Jim Colling Adventure Series II
Series: The Jim Colling Adventure Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
World War II has been over for 2 years, and the Iron Curtain is firmly in place between East and West. Tech-four Jim Colling, a member of the U.S. occupation force in Germany, is looking forward to settling into civilian life with his beautiful fiancee. However, when an American Air Force bomber with A-bomb secrets goes down over the USSR, Colling must arrange his escape from a former Nazi camp.
The Valley of the Black Pig
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...
Riding the Drone
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
'Nobody gets blown up in the Air Force,' the legless Army vet who hung out in the public library all day used to tell him. Find out if that's true or not. "Riding the Drone" is a very short story of about 1150 words.
The War Within
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Explores the ravaging effects of violence on a spoiled young Yankee girl forced to depend on a hated Rebel to help her escape being sold into slavery.following the Civil War.
Rolling Thunder
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.
Vietnam, Medal of Honor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Reg O’Brien dreamed of being a Navy Pilot. He achieved his dream and flew right into the Vietnam War in his Phantom F-4B fighter. Shot down over North Vietnam by a Surface to Air Missile S.A.M., he fights for survival in the jungle while aiding his wounded Radar Intercept Officer. Will they survive or die in a fight to the death?
Night Vision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Afghanistan - present day. Soldiers Taylor, Briggs and Maluski of the 10th Mountain division have a tough job to do. A mission. When a sandstorm suddenly strikes out of nowhere, everything changes, including the world they live in. A new paranormal thriller by Rye Dano author of The Backup.
Dog Robber: Jim Colling Adventure Series Book I
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.
Marius' Mules II: The Belgae
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
57BC. The fearsome Belgae have gathered a great army to oppose Rome, and Fronto and the legions assemble once more to take Caesar's war against the most dangerous tribes in the northern world. While the legions battle the Celts in the fiercest war of Caesar's career, the plots and conspiracies against him, both at Rome and among his own army, become ever deeper and more dangerous.
Lie Merchants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 183,020. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
LIE MERCHANTS isn't just an entertaining read, it is a warning! Prepare to be grabbed from the start as real estate executive Tom Worth is shoved off his executive perch and thrust into a fringe world of extremists, finding himself at the epicenter of a plot to strike America's heartland.
A Quarter Yellow Sun
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on a true tale from the author's hometown, 'A Quarter Yellow Sun' is the story of an aged war veteran, alone in the world and preparing for his final crusade. This story was nominated in 2011 for ‘The Pushcart Prize’.
Lethal Force
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.
DEPLOYMENT VIETNAM -Part 1
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.
Marius' Mules III: Gallia Invicta
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
56bc. As Fronto and his friends winter in Rome, trouble is brewing in the north. The tribes of Armorica, driven to desperate action by the harsh rule of Crassus, raise their standards in defiance of the Roman eagle causing a chain reaction that threatens everything the legions of Caesar have achieved. Can the general's commanders stamp out the fires of rebellion before the whole of Gaul is ablaze?
MiG-23 Broke my Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 1988. Eighteen-year-old Thomas Green, an aspiring artist, has been plucked from his comfortable, suburban existence in apartheid South Africa and thrown onto the frontline of his country’s war against what it sees as terrorism.
Heart Of A Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young Confederate soldier, Lucas Burkette, lies on the battlefield. Struck by a Union soldier's musket round before firing a single shot, he is left paralyzed. It's here that he tries to cope with his impending death.
Flames And Arrows
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.
Behold, the Warrior's Pride
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.
Adieu La Vie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » War
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A woman is murdered. She and her son have lived as outcasts since the Occupation, reviled by fellow villagers - she for cohabiting with a German officer, he for being fathered by him - and no one is surprised when the son is convicted of the murder. Years later, an unassuming widow tries to kill an old man in a nursing home. Even at the dawn of the new millennium there are accounts to be settled.