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Gumbi vs The World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel comedy and chaos - follow Dot Gumbi as he explores Poland and America only to be hospitalized twice as he searches for a movie star, a monster, and the biggest ball of twine in the world. For fans of Bill Bryson.
Coming Home for Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Coming Home for Christmas by Agatha Rae A Baby This Christmas- by Danielle Lee Zwissler Two heartwarming stories with fun holiday recipes included!
Life of a Salesman
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 77,100. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Fiction » Romance » General
Wry, tongue-in-cheek, this most entertaining and affecting autobiographical memoir tells the story of Rupert Miller, a man born to sell.
Remembrance Part One: A Time For War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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A brutally honest holocaust story as seen through the eyes of a Jewish teenage girl in occupied Poland. Anna witnesses the murder of her family,but still finds the strength to survive, scrounging out a life with Jewish Partisans in the forests. Here Anna experiences her first love, and amazingly finds beauty among the ravages of war, despite her wavering faith.
Midnight Train to Siberia
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » War
One freezing February night in 1940, Alicja Goral, her parents and siblings were dragged from their home and forced to board a cattle train to be transported over a thousand miles to the wastes of Siberia. They were just one of many thousands of Polish families sent to labour camps by Stalin and his NKVD after the Soviets seized their country at the outbreak of WWII. Alicja now 89 tells her story.
A Thousand Faces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,640. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
November 1918. Eastern Europe. Upon Germany’s surrender, Private Dietrich Groening tries to get back home and leave the Great War behind him, but the Guardian has other plans. As the village’s thousand-year-old protector, the Guardian needs a body—and this time, Dietrich is it.
The Politics and Policy of U.S. Bases in Poland: A Political-Military Analysis - NATO, History of Occupation of Poland, Communist Period, Security and Defense
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
The present study treats Polish-American bilateral relations in the past and present, with special concern for contemporary themes of armaments.
The Breslau Conspiracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It is rare for mundane jobs and boring lives to be suddenly turned upside down. In the case of two Chicago friends a letter from a foreign land changed their everyday existence into a worldwide adventure which plunged them into the thick of a terrorist plot. An underground treasure hunt in the heart of a Polish city and a trip across the Czech Republic culminate in a final showdown in the US.
Push Not the River (The Poland Trilogy, Book 1)
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 174,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
PUSH NOT THE RIVER is based on the true eighteenth century diary of Anna Maria Berezowska, a Polish countess who lived through the rise and fall of the historic Third of May Constitution. Vivid, romantic, and thrillingly paced, it paints the emotional and unforgettable story of the metamorphosis of a nation--and of a proud and resilient young woman.
Brave Emilia - The Story of Countess Emilia Plater
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » European
The story of Emilia Plater (Emilija Pliateryté), a feminist and revolutionary icon. Retold by Hazel Plater, illustrated by Becky Johnson.