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The Quiet Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,040. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Everything is sweet in Kathleen's life - two children, a loving husband, and a war on the streets that gives her life an edge - when a British soldier is shot dead in her garden, and she has to make a decision. Will she stick her head in the sand for the sake of a quiet life, or will she do what she believes to be right? One thing is clear, life will never be the same again - for all her family.
Bounty Man
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 239,690. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a story of the Civil War seen through the eyes of a young man whose primary interests are war and women. He is not a superhero, he gets scared when people try to kill him. He is not an educated man, not officer material, but he is well read and smart. The war he fights is as real as I can make it. People in this book are people, not cardboard cutouts.
Ordinary Woman, Extraordinary Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Logan Square Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The story of a young woman struggling to find happiness and love in the ruins of post-World War II Poland and West Germany, and her eventual move to the United States. Follow Irma as she encounters jerks, spies, abusive husbands, Russian gentlemen, KGB agents, band leaders, cheapskates and true friends.
When You Come Again, You Will Never Go
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Unlikely Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The winner of the WRITE REAL GOOD Poetry Chapbook Contest (conducted in 2010): Andreas Morgner's manuscript, When You Come Again, You Will Never Go. It's a long manuscript--its twenty-three poems are detailed and complex--and in the process of forming it into a book, we found it appropriate to include a number of journalistic photographs, especially from Ed Kashi.
If I Could Paint the Moon Black
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
We know The Diary of Anne Frank. Now, we have Imbi's story, If I Could Paint the Moon Black. A child and her mother in occupied Estonia, caught in the nowhere land between two warring dictators, Hitler and Stalin in the years 1939-1945. You will fall in love with the spirit of this young girl; a story of escape and love, delightfully told despite the reminders of war and devastation.
Memories of the Second World War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This is a collection of interviews with people who remember the Second World War. None of them were on the front line, but some were serving their country as Naval Wrens, one was a Royal Air Force Cartographer, and one was posted at Bletchley Park, involved in code breaking activities there. Among the other interviewees are a nurse, farmer, evacuee, & man who remembers German occupation of Jersey.