Books tagged: heroism

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Price of the Child
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,680. Language: American English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The desperate, overnight, nine-mile wilderness struggle to keep seven-year-old Sam alive and save his life after a near-fatal mountainside fall will forever bind Sam to his reluctant hero Jake. But can social worker Helen understand Jake’s heroism, channel it to find the hero within herself, and somehow rescue Sam from an unstable father who might just be given a third chance at killing him?
That Summer in Normandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.
The Baby Box
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Yvonne is 45. She’s had an interesting life. She’s killed her step mother. She’s been in prison for the last 12 years. Two days ago she gave birth for the first time. Now she’s on the run from the police and a media crusade. We join her as she takes refuge in the empty, old family home, roaming from room to room, unlocking secrets and fears, trying to make sense of it all; telling us her story.
Agency Corrupted Volume 2 "Coldest Winter"
Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 54,270. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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A fantasy thriller full of intrigue, desire, and the lust for power. It is a fast-paced adventure with twists and turns that keeps you captive until the very last page.
La vengeance du Cobra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: French. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Lamam, ex-chef du redoutable commando « Cobra » devenue mutante après une contamination par des OGM frelatés, devra un jour choisir entre affronter ses erreurs du passé ou vivre harcelée par sa conscience.
Gravity Well
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In this short science fiction story, doing the right thing is harder than doing things right.
Spitfire pilotes- Seconde Guerre mondiale-Les femmes extraordinaires
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: French. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Les Nazis pulvériser Londres avec des bombes mortelles ! Sarah Randle lutte pour sa survie. Les femmes commencent à ferry Spitfires et autres avions militaires pour le discours les pilotes de la RAF pour la bataille. Sarah est l'une de ces femmes extraordinaires. Un pilote de Spitfire beau sauve sa vie. Peut-il faire appel à son cœur brisé, à aimer à nouveau ?
WASP-Women Airforce Service Pilots-American Patriots, Trailblazers & Heroines WWII
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
Daring young American women pilots wait in the wings for the chance to prove their skills as military aircraft ferry pilots during WWII. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt is in favor of women flying military aircraft; she believes that ‘Women in this particular case are a weapon waiting to be used’. Can these gutsy women pilots, measure up to their male counterparts, contrary to the beliefs of others.
Delhi De Kingre
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short description of police atrocities on people involved in revolutionary movements in Punjab/India conveyed in the form of punjabi scientific fiction.
¡Yo tengo la magia!
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: Spanish. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Sociology
El mundo necesita héroes y heroínas como tú. ¡Sí, como tú! No importa quién seas, qué edad tengas, dónde vivas o a qué te dediques. Aquí te decimos cómo lograrlo y te invitamos a compartir tus experiencias con otras personas que, al igual que tú, están haciendo la diferencia.