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The Jenkins of Baltimore
By Emily Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Baltimore's early history played out as an American saga! One of the few literary glimpses into life in early Baltimore. The Jenkins family, their business ambitions and political perspectives come to life in this well-researched debut novel. Losses, loves, and loyalties play on the reader’s imagination as readers are taken from development of the B&O Railroad through the Civil War.
Beneath a Black Sun
By Pat Baskett
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
This unconventional war story alternates between the Solomon Islands, where Tom is liaison officer with the coastwatchers, and rural New Zealand where he returns after World War II. Annie, his younger sister, is cheerful, talented, but her actions contribute to his downfall. A critique of war, a post-colonial view of race relations and an account of post-traumatic stress are embedded here.
Kiss Me Kislovodsk
By Eric Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
An old story I wrote years ago, involving a fictional war between the Russians, Americans and the Islamic front. Chronicles my old fighter pilot Alexei Karmarov
Daniel
By David Grace
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In 1968 Major Daniel Leighton's F-4 was shot down over North Vietnam. Leighton made his way to the ocean. Just as he was about to sail onto the Gulf of Tonkin where he might be spotted by Air/Sea Rescue, he was captured and taken the Hoa Lo Prison, the infamous Hanoi Hilton. There Leighton underwent emotional and terrifying events but survived and came home. That's about 60% of the story.
Leaked Secret Transcripts from Bush's Oval Office: How Rove Made Obama President
By Harvey Wasserman
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
These "secret transcripts" reveal the inner workings of the Bush White House, culminating in Karl Rove's announcement that he has anointed Barack Obama to be the next President of the United States. "We have removed his spine and all other bones in his body," Rove explains. These Bush-Rove-Cheney-Rumsfeld-Ashcroft dialogues memorably satirize the top-down transformation of our nation.
The Cyclist - A World War II Thriller
By Fred Nath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,620. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Fingerpress. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
"Brilliantly executed..." "A haunting and bittersweet novel" Nazi-occupied Aquitaine, 1943: A beautiful young woman is found murdered in the shadow of the Bergerac Prefecture. The Chief of Police suspects a German Security Police Major of the crime. His actions result in a desperate trek towards neighbouring Switzerland, pursued by the German Sicherheitspolizei. A gripping wartime story.
Ram's Horn: Jim Colling Adventure Series III
By Robert McCurdy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,590. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
World War II has been over for three years, and Jim Colling anticipates settling down to a quiet life and a civilian career. When an attempt is made by Soviet agents to assassinate him, he and his new wife are forced into hiding, and Colling must seek help from an old friend, intelligence officer Lieutenant Colonel Quarles, in an effort to prevent further attacks.
White Eagle: Jim Colling Adventure Series IV
By Robert McCurdy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,420. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
It is 1951, and the Korean War is in its second year. Called back to active duty, Jim Colling accepts the offer of a direct commission, with assignment to Signal Corps intelligence in Europe. On arriving in Germany, he discovers that he will be working for the CIA, his first assignment, to enter Soviet-occupied Poland and rescue the wife and children of a Polish officer turned informant.
Rat Line: Jim Colling Adventure Series II
By Robert McCurdy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: 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.
Dog Robber: Jim Colling Adventure Series Book I
By Robert McCurdy
Price: Free! Words: 141,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: 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.
American Cemetery
By Mike Cunningham
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The skies over France and Germany in 1943 were full of sounds. The drone from the massed American B-17s as they marshalled for a raid. The waspish retaliation from the engines of the Luftwaffe as they sped into attack against the machine guns of the bomber fleet. This is the story of the life of one bomber, in an English base of the American Air Force, in those dark days of War.
In tutti i respiri che ti ho preso
By Alessio Biagi
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: Italian. Published: October 11, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In tutti i respiri che ti ho preso è la storia di William O’Neill, un ragazzo di estrazione povera, nato nel profondo Sud degli USA, in Louisiana. La sua adolescenza è segnata dalla crisi economica e dalla grande depressione americana del 1929. Sarà spedito in Normandia a combattere contro i nazisti, ma qui, scampato miracolosamente alla morte, riscoprirà la gioia di vivere.
Heaven Is Too Far Away
By Louis Shalako
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 178,560. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Funnier than Kelly’s Heroes, darker in places than Catch-22, and more irreverent than M*A*S*H, this satirical WW I Royal Flying Corps memoir will leave the reader in stitches and historians shaking their heads.
Deadly Untruths
By P.J. Allen
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 117,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010 by CyPress Publications. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Andie, an up-and-coming investigative journalist, learns that her friend was investigating horrendous war crimes perpetrated by officials within the US administration. It is now up to Andie to expose those responsible for the atrocities. But she is threatened by agents operating under orders from the White House and endangers herself and others in a race to prevent catastrophic injury and death.
Devil's Guard: The Real Story
By Eric Meyer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Following the myths and legends about Nazis recruited by the French Foreign Legion to fight in Indochina, Eric Meyer's new book is based on the real story of one such former Waffen-Ss man who lived to tell the tale. The Legion recruited widely from soldiers left unemployed and homeless by the defeat of Germany in 1945.
Dear Mrs. Gray
By Cindy Ely
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,260. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Dear Mrs. Gray is not just another story about overt heroism and life in the U.S. during World War II. From Warren's brushes with fame and reflections on life at Camp Wolters, to Violet's stories of survival on the home front, their love and devotion is expressed through letters to each other. Dear Mrs. Gray is a diary, love story and history lesson that delivers.
Firefight
By David LaGraff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,010. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by David LaGraff. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
An ex-Navy Seal who is down on his luck agrees to freelance for the local mafia Don and soon finds himself the target of multiple assassins who believe he is carrying a miniature WMD.
Inside the Kill Box
By Michael W. Romanowski
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Operation Desert Storm: Former prisoner of war David Sweet returns home, battered, bloodied, and haunted by memories of the savagery he has witnessed. But his trials have not yet ended. There are those who will do anything to keep the long-hidden secrets he possesses from seeing the light of day. Even if it means destroying him, and everything he holds dear.
The Brimstone Papers
By David Chacko
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,980. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
From the furious mantrap called the Battle of Bunker Hill to a raging disaster at sea, The Brimstone Papers tells the first year of the Revolutionary War as no one has ever thought to do. The story, based on the peripatetic life of a real man, is as rooted in its time as it is relevant to ours.
Protect The Heart
By LK Hunsaker
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 66,780. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Abraham and Cameron leave their Snake River Valley homes to join the war effort while Maura, Cameron's near-betrothed, is left at home holding the pieces together. Over time and letters, she ponders her relationship with Cameron and is drawn to Abraham's artistic and poetic nature. A twist as unpredictable as the Snake itself brings Maura an unexpected ally and swift change of course.