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Green Mountain Boys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Tom left the Green Mountains of Vermont one time in service to his Country. The outcome altered his life. Now Tom must leave again.
The Butterfly and the Stone
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
For anyone who has loved a prodigal child, here is a voice in the night that says you are not alone. 'The Butterfly and the Stone' is a story of fear and hope on a journey that leads from the safety of home to Iraq, and home again to face a fiercer enemy: post-traumatic stress and addiction. Yet, along the way is God's love...found in a most unexpected place.
The Last Anasazi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,320. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the late 1200's, except for one man, the Anasazi Indians mysteriously disappeared from what is now known as Mesa Verde National Park in southwestern Colorado. Now 700 years later David Longbow still questions what happened to his people and his wife and son. Evil lurks on the mesa as a demon from the underworld leads a zombie force to end David's life and retake the area from the white man.
A Soldier's Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Four vets speak of their time of war in a diner. They later come to the aid of a mean girl who is attacked and help her until she can take care of herself.
The PERCEVD Principles - Preparing Employers to Reintegrate Combat Exposed Veterans with Disabilities
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,610. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
The Goal of "The PERCEVD Principles" is to establish disability and combat-related aspects of diversity awareness for veterans as a moral imperative. It serves a major injustice to our veterans to have them suffer in silence and/or increase their chances of failure by subjecting them to insensitive and harmful workplaces and collegiate environments. PERCEVD supports the business case.
VA Health Care: Actions Needed to Prevent Sexual Assaults and Other Safety Incidents - 2011 Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) investigated the handling of sexual assaults at Department of Veterans Affairs residential programs and mental health units and has made a number of recommendations to the department.
Veteran Homelessness: Department of Veterans Affairs Homeless Assessment Report to Congress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This report is the result of ongoing collaboration between HUD and the VA to understand the extent and nature of homelessness among veterans in the United States. The information presented in this report is intended to inform public policymakers, local practitioners and the general public about veteran homelessness.
So Brave...So Quiet...So Long!
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Uplifting in-depth interviews with 34 unforgettable men and women, from one small community in Northern California, who helped save our nation from WWII to the Cold War — and then went home. First published as a 5-year series in The Wildwood Independent, the stories became "the most talked-about, most popular series in the paper's 30-year history," says TWI publisher Mike Dobbins.
Lies From The Past: A Viet Nam Tale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011 by Penhall Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When David is diagnosed with terminal cancer, the news is less brutal than was losing his dear love Maggie in the killing fields of Vietnam in 1969. The certainty of his own death motivates him to round up his Army buddies for a visit to the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. Then their mutual lifelong struggles with unresolved lies send the men back to Vietnam in a desperate search for answers.
The Bunker below Believers' Palace: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Lieutenant Nixon is a bitter, frustrated naval officer serving his time as a staff weenie in the International Zone. Bored with the monotony of war, he ventures to a secret bunker below one of Saddam Hussein’s former palaces with a quirky German named Hans. The Bunker below Believers’ Palace is a 3,400-word (~15-page) short story about the mystery behind Saddam’s toppled dictatorship.