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Torture: The Pros and Cons of the Issue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Torture. That single word is enough to spark a passionate debate from either side. It’s hard to form a view one way or another when there is so much heated opinion for or against it. The ViewCaps Pros and Cons series takes a step back and looks at the issue objectively. It lays out only the facts and let’s you decide what opinion to take. ViewCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With e
Flight from Saddam
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by David Hetherington. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
If there was to be one word in Arabic to describe Hell on earth, perhaps it would be Alradwania. For at the prison there, men turned into monsters. They unleashed terror and suffering on an unimaginable scale.Forty eight thousand men and women perished here, but one man, a professor, survived against all the odds. His ordeal and escape across the desert is an epic true story of sheer willpower.
Universe Horribilis
You set the price! Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The new science fiction, fantasy, and horror short story collection, "Universe Horribilis" from Third Flatiron Anthologies, takes you on a whirlwind tour of cosmic irony. Hope for the best, plan for the worst, and. . . prepare to be crushed by the semi full of cows skidding your way.
Prisoners of Hope
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 27, 2012 by Evangelista Media srl. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
Prisoners of Hope is written for real people who find themselves face down in the "not-yet" of God. Standing in the difficult realities of your life—financial needs, illness, troubled relationships—you look to God. But your hope in Him has often been too small, limited by what you see in the moment, silenced by the voices of your enemies or human wisdom.
Blue Moon Reunion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Short Story - Escewiche Castle is under siege, and Lady Piper is accused of murder. Sir Robin of Escewiche, her only love, is dead and she wishes him to the devil for abandoning her and getting himself killed. Sir Robin is prisoner, and thoughts of avenging himself on the perfidious, greedy woman responsible for his imprisonment--Lady Piper of Auban.
Avenging Khartoum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,730. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
1896—In the heart of the Sudan, as the British struggle to free Khartoum from fanatic Dervishes, one young man promises his dying mother to seek the truth of his long-lost father’s fate. Born and raised in Cairo, fluent in native languages, Gregory is pitched into the heat of war as an interpreter, and through battle unravels a tragic and life-changing mystery with its roots in far away England.
Wild Things: Four Tales of Suspense and Terror
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Suspenseful, strange and riveting -- Wolves in disguise, birds as terrifying harbingers, prisoners-of-war and murderers inhabit the pages of this mini-collection from Douglas Clegg, award-winning and bestselling author of The Children's Hour and Neverland. Three short stories and one novelette, originally published in a special deluxe limited hardcover from Cemetery Dance Publications.
A Soldier… a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A soldier finds himself taken prisoner. We are there as his situation unfolds in a short story that puts us in the nightmare scenario somewhere between the "conventions of war" and its reality.
Consequences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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In 1931 Joey Turner is arrested for a brutal Christmas Day murder, a crime he did not commit. Convicted and sent to Folsom prison, the reader follows his search for justice. Consequences is based, in part, on a true account with extensive research and rich historical detail. An exciting read highlighting revenge, hope, friendship, and society's tendency to value the very things that destroy it.
The Last Last Meal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Liz runs a greasy spoon near a prison where death row inmates wait to be executed. One night she takes an order for a last meal from a guy who is most likely innocent of the crime he is going to die for. Liz wants to make the meal as good as she possibly can, as a gift for his passing. But then she decides she needs to go to the prison and do something more substantial for the condemned man.