Kate has three men in her life—an aristocrat who wants to bed her, a suitor who wants to marry her, and the man who must save her. The Great War changes everything as Kate struggles to make a new life with James away at war. She suffers a grief too great to bear—a dark night of the soul—and stumbles upon a secret that threatens her very existence.
During the last desperate days of the Vietnam War, American soldier Israel Broussard is assigned to a CIA PSYOP far behind enemy lines meant to drive terror into the heart of the North Vietnamese and end an unwinnable war. When the mission goes sideways, Broussard is plunged into a nightmare that he soon finds he is unable to escape, dragging a remnant of that night in the Laotian wilderness.
SHORT STORIES II by Rich DiSilvio features a rich collection of mysteries, thrillers and historical works from multi-award-winning author Rich DiSilvio’s past and present. Also included are three short narratives from his acclaimed Tales of Titans series.
A man crashes in the forest. The friends that help him out, may eat him instead? Well, the fact is the animals are Shifters. They are human scientists with genetically altered and upgraded DNA. The alterations allow them to become other forms. They are hiding out to stop the Company from using their "Science" to create Forever Soldiers. Slaves! But the Company may get more than bargained for.
The Scarlet Pimpernel meets Gone with the Wind in this tale of desperate choices during the American Civil War. Julia Dandridge can either save the life of her beloved brother or protect the mysterious man who is the last great hope for the Confederacy.
This fictional story and does not reflect on anyone who gave there life or who were injured.
Rifleman Max Carter by his own admission is the worlds most stubborn man bar none, a few times this has been an advantage but not this time. He's alone facing 32 armed men in a foreign land. His choice is death rather than capture, he could surrender but his sheer stubbornness refuses to let him.
In this gripping military history, renowned historian Caedmon Dellmensinghen skillfully examines and narrates the opening months of what would become the bloodiest war in the history of the continent of Valodan, a single summer in which hundreds of thousands would perish as the kingdoms of Valodan found themselves thrust into a cataclysm from which none would emerge intact.
Larry was a small-town boy who lived with his mom and dad and worked in the local grocery store. He was a dreamer and wanted to see the world. The military was a way to break away, but he couldn't bear to leave his mom. Fate stepped in and put him in the jaws of death. Will he survive?
A families story of hope and survival in the face of nuclear war and their plans to survive when the odds of survival are so slim. North Korea pushes across the border and whilst the worlds attention is elsewhere other countries try their luck.