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Fiction » Literature » War
Prisoner of War: A Civil War Short Story by Haley Whitehall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » War
Thomas Lindt was eating breakfast at his sister's house when a knock at the door turned his life upside down. Union soldiers have taken possession of their Southern town and have orders to torch the place. Taken prisoner, Thomas is surprised to know one of the Yankee colonels. His old friend offers him a temporary parole. Can he set his sister's life back to rights before his time runs out?
The War Planners: Episode 2 by Andrew Watts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » War
Sequel To The War Planners Episode 1 Suspense builds as David sees something unexpected on the island.
The fall of Charger by Alan Howe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
Children face violent conflict around the globe every day. This short story depicts a small boy and his over-matched guardian as they are visited by a violent conflict they cannot comprehend. It is a short tale for humanitarians to read and discuss over coffee for less than the price of a typical cup. This is a story about a child. It is not a story for children.
La Moreliada - Experimento Bélico en Michoacán by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Qué hay detrás de la guerra de Michoacán; México? Cuántos cárteles están metidos en el territorio? Cuál es el papel del ejército? Los autodefensas son gente del pueblo o agentes criminales de los carteles? El Estado de Michoacán está pasando por la mayor crisis de su soberanía y seguridad social. Ahora se prende una luz de esperanza: La Moreliada
Photograph by Dave Pitt
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: British English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » War
A soldier finds his past haunts him and becomes a villain. But can he learn that not everything he is told is the truth? Contains some language which may be unsuitable for younger readers.
The Fourth Indian by Lynn Veach Sadler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The “fourth Indian,” present at the massacre in Fort Randolph, reveals who cursed the murderers and the area and tells the story of The Grenadier Squaw. (The story is also a play.)
A Futile Search by Nimshaj Bin Zakkir Hussain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Literature » War
"I looked around but saw no sign of her there, except some neighbours mourning around the destroyed structures and the ambulance men carrying burnt bodies of several shapes"
Riding the Drone by S. A. Barton
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.
Three Brothers in Arms by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
In the American Civil War soldiers joined regiments with family and friends. Men went into battle surrounded by fellows they knew, trusted and loved. But in battles like Shiloh, which is depicted in this story, some units lost a third of their men. This story gives a personal account of what it was like for these "Brothers in Arms."
Beauty and the Brigadier by D.L. Jackson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » War
When the Cold War meets apple pie, sparks will fly. Can a has-been supermodel and one-star general find common ground, or will the date be over before it starts?
Michel Cabieu by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 22. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: French. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
Ce pourrait être un conte et c’est une histoire authentique. A Ouistreham, une bourgade assurant la garde de l’estuaire de l’Orne au temps de la guerre de sept ans, il fallait se garder continuellement des incursions anglaises. Il s’en fallut de peu que la cité ne soit prise.
GIT: Remembrance Day by Marc Corn
Series: GITT, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Inspirational
Remembrance Day, the one-day of the year we observe a two minutes of silence for those who had been killed in the line of duty. Each year Mr. Git makes sure he observes the two minutes of silence, he thinks about all the privates he served with and remembers a young man who was cut down in his prime.
Dropship Troopers by Jon M. Jefferson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Literature » War
As our understanding grows and our technology advances, it comes back to new and inventive ways to kill each other. The one thing that never changes are the soldiers who put their lives on the line in order to protect the freedoms of others. These are the men and women working in the combat zones day after day with little to no contact with their families back home.
Proud Americans by Alex Ankrom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The story of two brothers. One who went to war, and the other who stayed home. Chris Reinhart spent his childhood protecting his little brother from bullies, but when Brian joins the Marines, Chris learns that he has to let his brother go and find himself, even if that means letting him go to war. Sacrifice isn't just paid by the soldiers on the battlefield.
Echo Taps by J.L. Salter
Series: Somerset, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
Most of the Greatest Generation didn’t discuss their own war heroism. Kelly's beloved elderly uncle died before he could explain why. Out of the blue, she begins having flashbacks to her beloved Uncle Edgar, a veteran of the Pearl Harbor attack… but he's been dead almost twenty years. Is Uncle Edgar truly reaching back from beyond to help Kelly understand?
Wings of Forgiveness: A Short Story (of a WWII Airman Confronting His Past) by Haley Whitehall
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
A man haunted by memories of WWII travels to Germany to try to put them to rest but while there he finds more than peace, he finds forgiveness. One nightmare. One reunion. One life-changing moment. Wings of Forgiveness is a 3,000+ word SHORT STORY plus bonus material.
Remembering Sergeant Sam by Leni Matlin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It's been decades since Billy Stewart has thought about Sam Wolinski, but when Ruben Gomez, a former brother-in-arms, calls out of the blue to inform him the Sergeant from their Vietnam days has passed away, all manner of memories - some still unresolved - surface for both of these veterans.