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To Fly, To Fight and To Save
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is the 1930s, and John Wilkins has been taught to fly by his ex-Royal Flying Corps father. He longs to fly in battle, but his Christian beliefs bring him into a pastoral role. When conflict looms in the shape of World War II should he continue to shepherd the flock, or should he apply for a pilot's job in the RAF Fighter Command?
A Letter to my Grandchildren
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Maria Sharp was born Maria Zdenka Besan in Croatia in 1941, just after the Nazis had invaded her country, and as a young child she witnessed 'events that imprinted themselves upon her soul forever'. Many years later settled in the USA, she has written this book for her two grandchildren to explain her origins and tell her family's story.
Growing Up Viking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,880. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Hekla Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author recalls Iceland 1935, a simpler time and draws the reader into a childhood routine that had been virtually unchanged since the days of the Vikings. The enchanting legends of trolls and hidden folk of Iceland are interwoven with the hopes and fears of a child growing up amidst the hardships of daily life in this mysterious land of eerie landscapes, erupting volcanoes, gushing geysers.
Hunted: The World of the Changelings
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Before he ever met orphaned teenagers Maureen O’Malley and Sean McAndrew, Dubh Súile mac Alasdair was a man outside of time. Warrior, Druid, Prince, he has lived for over 1200 years, seen wonders and war, but it is the second great war of man’s twentieth century that threatens to bring him to his knees.
Crossing Paths with Professor Elie Wiesel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Stories told by real people, they are living documents, telling us what it was like and felt like. On the background of Eastern European, twentieth-century Jewish history a description of Jewish life during the interwar years in Warsaw, Poland, the Poland that was under Nazi’s murderess grip and the faith of Jews surviving throughout Soviet Russia and Uzbekistan during WWII. The result, trauma.
Beneath White Stars: Holocaust Profiles in Poetry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,310. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
BENEATH WHITE STARS: HOLOCAUST PROFILES IN POETRY features original narrative poems, historical accounts, with black and white, pen and ink illustrations about real people from the Holocaust.
Cassino, Conquest of the Mountain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
For Bernard Pawlowski the unfolding events on the 1st of September 1939 will change his life forever. For on this date, the Nazis invaded Poland - entire families would be erased and the country itself would disappear for decades
The Spy and His CIA Brat
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From Paris to Italy to Holland to Vietnam to Honduras and back to Italy, the author recites a tale of family love and bonding all while the covert affairs of his father, the CIA spy were run parallel to those of a domestic but very adventurous life.
There Is No End to Holocaust Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Stories told by real people, they are living documents, telling us what it was like and felt like. On the background of Eastern European, twentieth-century Jewish history a description of Jewish life during the interwar years in Warsaw, Poland, the Poland that was under Nazi’s murderess grip and the faith of Jews surviving throughout Soviet Russia and Uzbekistan during WWII.
Steel's Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,660. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Steel’s Gold, the second book in the Steel’s Treasure series, follows U.S. Air Force Captain William Steel, an intelligence officer with serious authority issues, and his hunt for billions of dollars’ of lost WWII Japanese treasure hidden in the mountainous jungles of the Philippines.