Books tagged: secret police

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Wandering Koala challenges The Scientific Method, Comic 2
Series: Wandering Koala Comics, Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Have you ever wondered why there aren't more scientific breakthrus? Why do some problems never seem to get solved? Are they too hard, or is someone preventing it? What if there was a secret cabal that had a silent army to enforce its will? And who could stand in their way? Part 2 of the Scientific Method.
Soviet Plane-makers -- Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Soviet Plane-makers is the first in the series related to the history of Soviet Aviation it being the only aircraft manufacturing country where its airplanes carried the name of its designer or design bureau. In the Stalin era if the design did not meet requirements the KGB often became involved.In the 1930s Stalin demanded increased airplane and aero-engine production not for defence but offence.
The Man Who Fooled SAVAK
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 139,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Doug Roberts, a G.I. in the U.S. Army is assigned to the classified message center in Tehran, Iran in 1971, where he uncovers evidence that the regime is corrupt and supported by one of the most brutal secret police forces in modern times – SAVAK. After falling in love with an Iranian girl, he launches a thrilling plan to smuggle her and her mother and out of the country. Based on true events!
Egypt Unshackled: Using social media to @#:) the System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Egypt, treasured 'bucket' list destination for many, saw pro-democracy youth battle for freedom in Tahrir Square. This is their story of revolution where social media and Twitter helped topple a brutal, dictatorial regime in just 18 Days. Journalist Denis G. Campbell, Editor of UK Progressive Magazine, weaves a compelling moment-to-moment narrative.
Going Under
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Fay wants to leave her husband. She just has to find the right moment to tell him. A vacation in the hinterlands of China pushes her over the edge. Crap food, ruined cities, no Internet connection. Can it get any worse? Yes. Tom works for the US Foreign Service. And the couple are being followed. Novella (80 pages)
A Luminous Future
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The Second World War is over but the lives of the inhabitants of Lupoaia (Valley of the Wolves), a little village in Transylvania, are thrown into turmoil with the imposition of drastic, senseless changes by a new regime, intent on creating a new man for a new society. The new totalitarian government threatens to eliminate the Flonta family by declaring Teodor's father an 'enemy of the people.'
Collision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Collision is a sci-fi short story set in the far future: space travel is mundane, with thousands of commercial and private ships jumping star systems every Earth-day. In the inky vastness, it is hard imagine someone else might be out there...
A Woman Scorned
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,680. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
"The past may be another country but many still live there." In 1886, five years after the tragedy that ruined her 15th birthday, Judith Carty returns to Castle Moore and resumes her flirtation with its heir, young Rick Bellingham. But Rick's best friend, Fergal, has reasons to see their love thwarted. So does Fergal's sister, Sally, who wants Rick for herself.
Of Wheels and Witches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Action & Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism
A Johannesburg schoolboy goes to spend the school holidays at a farm. There he meets three other children from different backgrounds. They have fun riding horses and exploring caves, until they encounter an ominous symbol of a wheel, and through a witch they learn of a plot to harm the father of one of them. They try to warn him of the danger, and come up against the power of the apartheid state.
Overland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,610. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Nate Poole was bound for San Francisco... ...until he met a mysterious woman on the train, and life as he knew it changed forever. It wasn't enough that she was inhumanly strong and fast thanks to the advanced science of the far future, or that the policeman sent back through time to arrest her was a monster. What was worst was why she was there and the part he would play in her desperate mission.