Books tagged: paratrooper

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Snow Sticks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
SNOW STICKS picks up our 101st Airborne Screaming Eagles troopers after fighting across Holland to "The Island" during Operation Market Garden. Now was time to take a little break; enjoy the fruits of France, maybe sneak back to England for a short visit to a war bride. No Generals strategizing or Cabinet discussions, no arguments between Patton and Montgomery, this
A Car Crash of Sorts
You set the price! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The only soldier in the history of the Army to bring both "Macbeth" and "Duino Elegies" to boot camp, Dante Kronos recruits his best buddies into "The Reading Maniacs Reading Group (For Readers)." But when a new barracks brothel threatens to annihilate his team, can Dante destroy the threat and save the brotherhood?
The Good, the Bad, and the Bet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The day before Thanksgiving in 1971, a lone man wearing black sunglasses hijacked a NW Orient Airlines 727 bound for Seattle. His demand: $200,000.00 and four parachutes. He ended up with a place in history marked by more questions than answers. What really happened to the infamous DB Cooper? No one knows. Well... No one but me... because before he became DB Cooper, I became his wife.
Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,030. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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.
The Bridge: A short story
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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?
Death Squad
Series: Danny Lancaster. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,840. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
For Danny Lancaster - ex-paratrooper turned detective – it was an easy job. The beautiful Camilla D’Allessi hires him to watch a Seventies rock star. But Danny’s nosey nature leads to a grim discovery at a Cornish farmhouse. The bodies start to pile up. Danny is wanted for murder. Only he can clear his name. Nothing will stop Danny hunting down the maniacs for a showdown of mud and fire.
An All American Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by Conrad Communications LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Quitman County Prison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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.
Saviour
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by NewWorldPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
‘Saviour’ is an autobiographical account of life as a Bodyguard amongst reigning world leaders, professional athletes and some of music and films most recognizable names. Each new chapter weaves you further into a web of obscurity, detailing the lives of extraordinary people who function daily in the “fishbowl” of society.
Not Ready To Die
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
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.