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Better Than A Rabbit's Foot
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Most soldiers take a lucky charm to war, but what if you don’t know what works for you?
The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(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?
A Soldier… a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A soldier finds himself taken prisoner. We are there as his situation unfolds in a short story that puts us in the nightmare scenario somewhere between the "conventions of war" and its reality.
Death at War's End
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 520. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Death at War’s End: is a 33-line poem taking a different view of the aftermath of war. It is included in the soon-to-be-released An Anthology of Battle.
Keeping the Peace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Keeping the Peace is a 14-line poem notes one of the ironies of peace-keeping. It is included in the soon-to-be released An Anthology of Battle.
War's End
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This 8-line non-rhyming poem describes one way to end a war. It is included in the soon-to-be-released An Anthology of Battle, which contains additional material.
A Window on Salukia
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A Window on Salukia is A short story made up of a series of linked vignettes describing cyclic battles and aftermaths in fantasy, pseudo-contemporary, and science fiction settings. Approximately 3,000 words in length, A Window on Salukia is included in An Anthology of Battle, which contains additional material.
A Vignette for Rashkah
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rashkah’s mother is mourning the death of Rashkah’s last surviving brother when the raiders attack their village. This short piece explores what happens immediately after. Approximately 1,200 words long, A Vignette for Rashkah is included in the soon-to-be-released An Anthology of Battle, which contains additional material.
The Sunflower
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
"The Sunflower" is a story of the effects that terrorism can have upon those that have been touched by it. It uses imagery and allusion to portray the seed of hate which propagates itself endlessly. An innocent man is killed. A bomb is placed in revenge. Does hate & destruction end there? Or like the Sunflower does it spread its seed in the wind?
A Tapestry Of War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
“A Tapestry Of War” is part of the short story collection “Ancient Tales, Modern Legends”. “A Tapestry Of War” is based upon a real story which took place during the most recent Israel-Lebanon War. “A Tapestry Of War” is an edited and re-written excerpt from a longer novel which has not yet been published. I do hope you enjoy it as much as a story of war can be “enjoyed”.
A Lonely Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
This sad short story depicts the sorrow of a widow as she mourns the death of her U.S. Soldier before the holidays. Her diary entry will cause the reader to count their blessings.
Heart Of A Soldier
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Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(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.
On the Road to Sibiu
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Romania. August 1944. The Red Army pursues the retreating Germans. Captain Khavanov's orders: occupy an old fortress on the road to Sibiu, to secure the Red Army's supply line. In the fortress lived a frail old man. What about him drew the interest of a commissar from division headquarters? And why did Khavanov's men disappear one by one?
My Name is Legion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
On a blistering battlefield in World War II, the legendary French Foreign Legion confronts its toughest enemy: itself. A cruel twist of war divides the Legion into those who fight for a Free France and those who fight for the German-controlled French Vichy Government. Now, men who previously lived, fought, and died together are forced to spill one another’s blood.
De kus
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Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: Dutch. Published: December 5, 2011 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Tijdens WO I dromen de mannen van een leven buiten de loopgraven. Harry voorop.
Inside Job and LA Brawl (Two Story Pack)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In story one, Jack and Sam have to take on the German elite to assassinate a general. However, there's a twist: This time they need to go inside to get at him. Can they take down their target with so much resistance? In the second story, Mike is in serious trouble and Tank and the team need to extract him. Unfortunately, there are hundreds of gangsters in their way. Download now!
Driving Major Temple and Assassin (Two Story Pack)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In story one, Frank is in for the fight of his life when he is assigned to drive Major Temple. Can Frank survive the wild ride that Major Temple takes him on? In the second story, Sean is searching for the man behind a major conspiracy that may change the political scene of the world. Can he get to his target? Download and find out now!
Inside Job (Honor Action War Series #4)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Jack and Sam's target is a German general this time around. Unfortunately, they can't take the long shot, so they are going to have to go in and get up close and personal with their kill. Dozens of German soldiers block their way as an inside job becomes the most dangerous mission of their lives. Can Jack and Sam kill their mark and make it out alive to tell the tale? Download to find out!
Perfect Shot (Honor Action War Series #3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Jack and Sam are out to kill a WW2 scientist, who is working on an ultra secret tank that may change the direction of the war. Things heat up as the mission starts to fall apart and our heroes find themselves in the worst possible situation. With one shot, can Jack take down their target and then still escape before 100s of German paratroopers find them? Download to find out!
Showdown (Hired Action Thriller Series #5)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Bottled in by a sniper, Frank's got a decision to make: Stand and fight (and maybe save his friend) or flee and take his chances. It's a tough choice, but, thankfully, Frank has a few good friends coming to the party: Two Magnums and a belt of grenades. Can he survive the fight to the death that ensues as the terrorists go on the offensive? Download and find out!