Books tagged: heroism

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For Anastasia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
To stave off Armageddon, a desperate plan was hatched to change the course of history and prevent the followers of the doctrine of infinite evil from gaining their catastrophic influence over all nations. Success however, would depend upon the efforts of the most vicious creature in all existence, but one driven by an unshakable dedication to the ideals of chivalry and a desire to save innocents.
Dark Veils
Series: Bluebonnet, Texas. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,330. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After being MIA in Afghanistan fourteen months, Grant returns just in time to find himself a wife. He isn't picky. He wants her quiet and out of his sight most of the time. And she must give him an heir, ASAP. Juliet is about to be deported back to Moldova. She'll wed Grant but, he'll find out, she is not his property. Grant has hidden issues and only Juliette can save him. But at what cost?.
A Soldier, Left Behind - Tales From The Backwoods, Story #4
Series: Tales From The Backwoods. Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Brotherhood knows no bounds. Private Tommy Sinclair knows this better than any man. Read this short tale of a soldier and an act of heroism unlike any other.
The Great Gale of 1871
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
On 10th February 1871 a storm of fatal severity swept into the calm coastal port of Bridlington Bay. With it rode dozens of helpless ships and it fell to local lifeboat crews to brave the raging sea in attempts to save the drowning crews. Many of those heroic souls never returned to shore. The Great Gale of 1871 tells the events of that fateful day
Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00)
Slightly altered from its original appearance in Soldier of Fortune magazine, Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend tells the story of four men as they battle war and life. However, when one man, Vietnam Vet Rick Rescorla (a major character in We Were Soldiers Once...And Young), is tested during the attack on the World Trade Center on 9/11, the beauty of a true hero is shown.
The Greatest Words Never Heard: True Tales of Triumph
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Included within are some of the greatest tales ever told. Stories birthed in blood and chaos, turmoil and tragedy, they are symbols of inspiration and hope. In their place and time, these words resounded with all the subtlety of a sonic boom. How will they make a difference in your life today? Read and discover.
Price of the Child
Price: $1.49 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 channel Jake’s heroism 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
(5.00)
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.