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Not Ready To Die
By Nila Gott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Born in a boxcar along Southern Pacific railroad tracks, he survived the harsh New Mexico badlands during the 1930s. He jumped into battles in World War II with the 517th Parachute Regimental Combat Team, surviving fierce fighting in France, Italy, Germany, and the Battle of the Bulge. He parachuted in the famed DRAGOON Drop in France. As a civilian, he faced many personal conflicts.
Quitman County Prison
By Rushton Woodside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction
In a minimalist style reminiscent of Hemingway and a voice like Sam Spade, investigative journalist Alan Meriwether narrates a story from his files. In 1977 in rural South Georgia an interview with a convicted arsonist and murderer leads to a personal and highly dangerous vendetta to prove the innocence of the mentally challenged young convict. Others try to stop Meriwether at any cost.
An All American Boy
By Sam Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by XSG Media. Category: Nonfiction
A screenplay documenting Sam Edwards' Army life in the 1950s, where he falls in love, parachutes for the Army and almost faces federal criminal charges for deeds conducted while serving his country.
The Bridge: A short story
By William E. Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed
By Jeffrey Scott
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,030. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction
On D-Day, paratrooper Jonathan “JD” Curtis is the only man to barely escape the C-47 before it crashes. He lands behind enemy lines in France and his first thought is to hide as he is overcome with fear. But when a young girl finds him, he emerges into a world of espionage. From the comical Pascal to the serious Emilie, Curtis joins a rag tag group of French resistance fighters to liberate Paris.