Books tagged: heroism

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The Holiday Thank
You set the price! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A loving retelling.
The Soldier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Taliesin Ambrose Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,710. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Bug cadets, Zube, Brill and HesitANT have a problem – and he’s big, mean, hairy and smelly. This funny and entertaining tale takes place on 1 day in the life of the 3 young ant friends as they set off to bring food back to their nest. Reviewers say this cute story with its colourful characters would make a great animated movie. It’s the perfect bedtime story for ages 7+ to read or be read to.
The Fallen Walk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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.
The Singular Six (The Chronicles of Eridia)
Series: The Chronicles of Eridia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,040. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An action-packed story set in the world of Eridia! Frankenstein’s Monster…Dr. Frankenstein’s courageous niece…a superhero with the power to turn to stone…a robot who performs psychoanalysis…a tweenage queen…a snarky Incan jaguar god. This unlikely sextet joins forces to hunt down and vanquish the Marauders, a horde of bandits intent on conquering the land of Erizan. A 91,000-word fantasy novel.
Legends Lost Tesnayr
Series: The Legends Lost Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,100. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
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
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Kelly Washington. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
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.
The 5th Marines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,600. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Set in the midst of The Korean War, Colonel "Tough" Tony Shultz and the 5th Marines faces Chinese General Sung Shi Lee and the Chiang-si Province Boys. Political wrangling and corruption on both sides are the backdrop to the moral battlefield of Panmunjom and the land called "No Man's Land" in Chang Dang Valley.