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Per Ardua Ad Ulcers
By William Webb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,100. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction
Jim Weaver is a young, bright, printing ink technician who feels constantly overshadowed by his brash, less qualified colleague who seems to get all the breaks that Jim hopes for. Finally, after being dumped by his girlfriend of two dates Jim decides that he’s had enough and joins the RAF. This proves to be the making of him. After a hesitant beginning and a minor bout of dysentery Jim
Noel Knight - Warrumbungle Warrior in Bomber Command
By Paul Davey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Noel Knight was a grazier from the Warrumbungles, near Coonabarabran NSW Australia. He was 31 when he began his tour with RAF Bomber Command during the hieight of the bombing offensive on Germany in 1943. Noel, a navigator in Lancaster bombers, survived his tour, winning the Distinguished Flying Cross, and returned to his pastoral pursuits. Many others were not so lucky.
Last Role of the Dice
By Neville Drury
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction
Retired veteran Ronald Wallace is an old man quietly living out his remaining years in lonely isolation, waiting for the inevitable. Since leaving the RAF after the War he has lead a very ordinary life and does his best to suppress many haunting memories of his wartime service. But the death of an old friend, Hutch, brings a puzzle from beyond the grave which shatters his ordered way of life.
Tempsford Taxi
By Kent Hugus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction
Sam learned to fly in 1913, shot down seven Germans in WW-I. Come peacetime, he flew odd intelligence jobs for the State Dept. Volunteering for WW-II, he flew missions into occupied France, landing in farmer's fields by the light of the moon to deliver spies and explosives. Along the way, he stole an ME-262, kidnapped a German general and found romance with a lady partisan he later married.
Broken Wings
By Dianne Price
Series: The Thistle Series, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,860. Language: British English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Ashberry Lane. Category: Fiction
A lonely Scots RAF nurse, pining for her Scottish island, and a critically injured American bomber pilot with a painful past struggle to find a future together.
Over in a Flash
By David Kessler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: British English. Published: October 15, 2013 by House of Solomon. Category: Fiction
Over in a Flash is a romantic comedy about an emotionally-repressed aviation engineer who steals an advanced fighter to jet to get back to his ex for reasons that become clear later on in the story.
C-Cameron: Donald Cameron's Memoirs of World War II in Bomber Command
By Graeme Boocock
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
In 1939, Britain declared war on Germany, and a young Canadian working at the experimental gardens in Craibstone, Scotland, voluntarily enlisted in the Royal Air Force. These are the memoirs of my late grandfather, Don Cameron, Lancaster bomber pilot with RAF Squadron 115 based at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England. They cover his training, his active service, and his later flying with BOAC.
LM F-35 Lightning II
By peter dancey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
In 2013 the LM JSF officially named Lightning II is nearing IOC planned for 2015 with the aircraft entering service with the USMC. Many coalition partners across the world have placed orders for the new stealth plane for the 21st Century. Including the UK that is one of the few to order the STVOL version for the RN's two new CVN, the RAF will receive the coventional teke-off and landing variant
On the Changi Beat, 1961 - 62
By Terence Brand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction
The Lives, Loves and Lapses of our Boys Out East! RAF Changi airman John Newton and his streetwise colleague Red Halliday run the gamut of life in nineteen sixties Singapore, in a series of adventures involving gangland crime, out-of-bounds bars, car chases, illegal gambling and domestic chaos. All in a day's work for Technical Wing's intrepid clerk.
Wing and a Prayer
By Dianne Price
Series: The Thistle Series, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,330. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: February 13, 2014 by Ashberry Lane. Category: Fiction
In a world torn apart by Hitler’s Luftwaffe and invading U-boats, Colonel Rob Savage, an American Army Air Forces commander, and Maggie, his Scots wife, struggle to realize their dreams.