Books tagged: heroism

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Three Acts of Courage - A Three Story Collection
By Michael Angel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction
Three stories of suspense - and unexpected heroism... Meet a down-on-his luck supermarket worker who has to foil a kidnapping all on his own. Tune into back-roads radio station as a pair of down-home country deejays try to stop a murder - while they're still on the air. And follow a California surfer boy on a date with a Texas beauty...while her cousin Billy-Bob literally rides shotgun on them.
The Holiday Thank
By Gregory Downer
You set the price! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Plays
A loving retelling.
The Soldier
By WEB McLeod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Taliesin Ambrose Books. Category: Fiction
Lise Monroe lost her brother in the first hours of a war between religions. Faithless herself, she has become a symbol. The leader of one of the armies, General Berem, hunts her relentlessly to eliminate her--both because of her status as a symbol and in revenge for a personal slight at the beginning of the war.
ANTics
By Dakota Douglas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction
What would it be like to be the size of a grain of rice? What would the world look like? Find out by joining Zube, Brill and HesitANT on a heart-racing adventure in The Crawly Kingdom. Can the cadets outrun one uncool crazed monster – the size of a six-storey building to me and you - who wants to turn them into ant soup? A fast-paced, fun, fantasy read for ages 7+ that builds to a dramatic end
The Fallen Walk
By F. Simon Grant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
Cain Fashioning :oR: The Fallen Walk, part 2 of the Living Needle series, is the story of a man who is trying to figure out his girlfriend, himself, and the meaning of "scarecrow resurrection" in a world that seems to be moving closer to apocalypse.
Legends Lost Tesnayr
By Nova Rose
Series: The Legends Lost Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,100. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Category: Fiction
Before the time of Amborese, a mysterious man washes ashore: Tesnayr. Coinciding with this is an invasion of foul creatures from across the sea: the orcs. Spreading destruction wherever they go, the people look to one man to save them. But will Tesnayr help a people not his own? Can he forget his dark past before all is lost?
One Foot in the Door And Other Short Stories
By Lynda Rodriguez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction
In the title story, One Foot in the Door (the other one in the gutter) a young woman attributes the creation of her son to Alternative Music and other shenanigans of her youth. Other stories include a runaway’s reasons for disappearing and a boy finds his romantic endeavors complicated by the fact that he is slowly turning into the Blob.
Medic
By Jonathan Wildash
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Fiction
An unknown hero in the midst of battle trying to save lives. No weapons, no armor, only his satchel full of bandages. Fear fills him from head to foot but he carries out his duty until the end.
Homecoming
By Kelly Washington
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Kelly Washington. Category: Fiction
Not all homecomings are necessarily good ones. Throw in a plane crash, a duped husband, a lying wife and her personal secret, the history of a murdering family, and you'll dig up enough problems to last a lifetime. Suffice to say the marriage might not work out... but that's if the wife survives the plane crash. If she does, then what? This is a short story that may or may not end happily.
Sorrow Part 1: The Ring of Steel
By David Pilling
Series: Sorrow, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction
In an obscure and barren desert, far away from wars and politics, a peaceful nomadic tribe is attacked at night and wiped out by a mysterious enemy. There is only one survivor, a young boy named Sorrow after an ancient prophecy. As the world looks for redemption, those who crave total power will stop at nothing to get to acquire the child, Sorrow.