Books tagged: evacuation

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How to Make an Evacuation Plan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Preface We are usually clouded with the thinking that disasters happen to other people. Mother Nature can sometimes provide too much of its goodies, resulting in floods and other disasters. Adding to this, accidents can happen at any time necessitating the need to kiss your home goodbye and flee to somewhere safe.
Surviving Tracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
In 1974, the most destructive tropical cyclone recorded in Australia’s history devastated Darwin on Christmas Eve, turning the city into a war zone. This book is a collection of survivor stories.
Failure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dam walls worldwide are under threat, what happens when one collapses? Who is affected? How many die? Who is responsible? This fictional story explores the preceding issues and the subsequent devastating results of one dam wall failure.
Evacuation
Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Is there such a thing as too much snow on the ski slopes? This is a free short flash fiction story.
Brass Bands and Rice Pudding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,350. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A heartfelt remembrance of times past. Growing up on the East Coast of England before and during the Second World War, it's the story of an evacuation to the country, and the onwards journey through life in a era now forgotten.
A Slightly More Civilized Game
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Adventure » General
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Paul had a secretive job that he’d always kept hidden from his girlfriend. Eventually their continuous arguing over his job caused them to break up. One night, Paul found himself in need of Norma’s help, and she decided to use her leverage to find out just exactly what he had been hiding. Dark comedy.
Lifeboats: Tales from the Evacuation
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00)
The Earth has fifty years. How will we live? Where will we go and what will we do? How will we build a future? Is there a future? From presidents to prisoners to the package delivery man, heroes can be found in the oddest places.
Moving Beyond Duck, Cover and Hold On: Emergency Preparedness Guidebook for School Volunteers, Parents and PTAs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(5.00)
The natural and man-made disasters that threaten schools today require a high level of preparedness. Moving Beyond Duck Cover and Hold On jump-starts the organization of parent-led projects that support school emergency preparedness activities. This guidebook highlights ways administrators and parent volunteers can work together to boost school resilience and confidence in the response capability.
The Travel Agent (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What happens when citizens are trapped over seas in a nation turned hostile? Why the change? How did they get there and how do they get out?
Every Last Mother's Child
Price: Free! Words: 372,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00)
How do you evacuate a planet of Seventy Five Million beings, those who are of flesh and blood, as well as those that are cybernetic? That is the question “Every Last Mother’s Child” poses, when an asteroid field is disturbed, and threatens to destroy the planet of Trena.