Books tagged: survival against the odds

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Empty Place
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
'Brazen English Hussy - killed her Aussie Outback Lover. Fed his body to Crocodiles,' the newspapers scream. She sits in jail,on trial for murder of a man who almost no one knows. She will not tell what happened on that fateful day. She must hide the truth, keep the secret buried. Information is hidden, can they find it? The search, gets closer. She must stop them.
Worthless?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seven consecutive days of my life enduring a harrowing experience of abandonment, abuse and violence. Rejected from a loving mother and physically attacked from my abusive drunk of a father.
Dumped
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: Australian English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Nothing takes the fun out of a vacation faster than a plane crash. Except for a confession of infidelity just before the oxygen masks drop. Read DUMPED to see who survives.
Paper Gods and Iron Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Set in the North Africa Campaign of World War II, the novella Paper Gods and Iron Men is a story of endurance and survival, of ordinary people in extraordinary situations. Published with the short story, Flanagan's Mule, which shares the theme of personal determination and resolve, and which is set in a South-American mining community in the 1950s.
Eyes on the Word 2
Series: Ladder to Where. Price: Free! Words: 18,850. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jake Granger and William "The Tech" Allison voyage into a brave new world filled with strange narrow escapes and sudden unexpected attacks. What are the supposed to do? Their escapes are getting more difficult to achieve with each attack. The pursuit by the opposition will not stop. How many times can two men narrowly escape before they are trapped or killed?
Stormsurge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,890. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A flash flood inundates a small New Mexican community, washing away homes, dreams and lives -- bringing out the best and worst in people as they struggle to find safety in the unforgiving deluge.
Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 28,010. Language: British English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short Novella about one of the main characters in NEWTH (The Early Years) Wolf is a legend and this is the story of how he earned his name on a hostile planet. The Novella is free to download in the hope it gives the reader an insight and flavour of what NEWTH is about.
Tollard's Peak
Series: Glimmer Vale Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015 by SSN Storytelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Raedrick and Julian discover a man from their past, nearly dead from exposure, who tells of his friend who lies injured and trapped on the flanks of Tollard's Peak, the tallest mountain in the Vale. The two constables set off to rescue him. But there is more to the story than they know, and soon they find themselves facing unexpected dangers in a desperate fight against nature...and man.
Tiny Eden, Volume 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 269,560. Language: Australian English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A powerful story of adventure, love, & courage of one boy to one man. A fictional blend of a "Robinson & Lord of the Flies" story with a much more pleasant outcome. This story is a tale of intense emotions, of tragedy and triumph, of brutal religious fanaticism, and redemption through trust and strong moral character.
I Shouldn't Be Alive
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short story for ages 10+ A terrifying story of a close call between man and pig. Told in the hunter’s lore and language. ‘This is it. My time to die,’ blasted through my mind.