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Duty Calls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Alyson Sanders has custody of her baby niece while the child’s mother is deployed overseas. When the mother dies, her effects include a letter naming Lt. Col. Mitchlen as the father. Not wanting her childhood to be like his, he files for custody. Neither wants a court battle, but both want custody. Things become heated as they’re drawn together, but a child’s future hangs in the balance.
The Penny Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Unusually constructed, the first part of this book explains why an old lady left, in her Will, a single penny to somebody her family had never heard of. There follow four separate stories explaining the background to elements of the main story. It's an interesting and compellingly different way of telling a story.
The Ghost of Cape York
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,160. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00)
The story begins during the Second World War on the shores of Australia's Cape York Peninsula, when a scouting Japanese Air Force Zero sights a Coastwatcher's hut. He attacks but receives crippling return fire from below. Over sixty years later the Coastwatcher's grandson and his friend while exploring this area makes an unusual find which connects him to his grandfather's wartime experiences.
The Rogue Aviator - In The Back Alleys of Aviation
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50)
2015 Revised Edition The Rogue Aviator is a memoir of a fun-loving, adventurous pilot during a unique and tumultuous aviation career. The pulse-racing aviation anecdotes are spiced with humor, pathos, and poignancy along with a smattering of decadence and debauchery. An additional theme of this book presents an insider's view of the aviation industry and the results when the profit factor trumps
A Trophy For Arvie
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
They were the best of friends in 1959. Entered into a marathon consisting of three revolutions around the town common. Preston and Arvie agreed to end on the same foot - Preston stumbled to the ground and Arvie the victor returned to assist his friend. His demonstration of unselfishness was that of a true human being. Arvie died in a helicopter crash in Vietnam in 1969.
Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book II
Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
The 1800 Club is a 21st Century haven for people seeking to escape New York City's frantic pace. Dressed in clothes their ancestors might have worn during the 1800s, members enjoy foods of the period and read periodicals featuring news of a particular date in 1865. However, the 1800 Club also has an astounding secret; Time Travel. Members travel back in time to keep history on track.
Casey Hunter Project PHOENIX
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Casey Hunter races stuntplanes. So what does he know about time travel? When a secret government organisation uncovers a plot to change the outcome of the second World War they need the best pilot they can find. Casey gets a crash course on dogfighting and space-time physics before being sent back to save the world.
The Armor of God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Armor of God is the fourth installment of the exciting science fiction serial adventure series The Go-Kids from Amazon Top 20 seller Ryan Schneider.
The Outer Whorl - Essays of an Airline Pilot
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Twenty related essays on pursuing a career as a military and airline pilot--a career pursued not only to see the world, but also to gain an appreciation for the beauty and challenges that a life in aviation offers. The Outer Whorl is an introspective look at the allure of airline flying and how that world was irrevocably destroyed on 9/11. A narrative appreciated by both pilots and passengers.
Teenage Pilot
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Written by a teenage pilot for the teenager seeking his or her Pilot's License, this one-of-a-kind guide is loaded with tips and advice for teenagers looking to learn how to fly. This book will explain what it really takes to attain a private pilot's license as a teenager or young adult and covers everything from how to pay for it, to how to deal with parents who oppose flying.