Books tagged: ww ii

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Darker the Night
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016 by Lisa London. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Inspired by a true story and told from a fresh perspective. A young German woman finds herself assembling airplanes, dodging bombs, battling hunger, and standing up to invading tanks. As the pride in her country is shattered with the news of the Nazi atrocities, her father reminds her, “The darker the night, the brighter the stars.” Is her star the charming American Counter-Intelligence Agent?
Storybook II
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Within the pages of this book are stories that my mother once told me; of certain incidences that she remembered. But mostly it is compiled of the memories that were a part of our lives. Doors were never locked friends and neighbors were welcomed anytime they happened to pass by. And it was an era where whenever someone visited at dinner time, an extra plate was always set out.
Storm Rising: A Movie Treatment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Screenplays » War, Screenplays » History
STORM RISING is a movie treatment proposing the Beverley Shenstone story as the basis for a dramatic historical film or made-for-TV mini-series. In the style of box office blockbuster The Imitation Game, STORM RISING reveals the true story of espionage and aeronautical design that led to the Spitfire fighter plane being superior to the German fighters, helping win the Battle of Britain.
My Letters Home from the Pacific War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,420. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
These letters cover a great variety of war-time experiences, from terrifying near-death experiences on the beaches of Iwo Jima, and a kamikaze crash into the ship, to accounts of incredible adventures at Ie Shima, Osaka, Wakayama, Formosa and Shanghai.
Soldiers in the Sun: Sgt. Smith in the Campaign for Sicily
Series: Sgt. Smith World War II, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,490. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this second volume of the Sgt. Smith World War II trilogy, we find First Squad on the hot and rocky island of Sicily as the Allies plan to take and hold the island in order to better control shipping in the Mediterranean and as a jumping off point for the invasion of Italy. Based on fact and stories my father told me.
A Franciscan Odyssey
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 129,410. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by William R. Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Incredible true story! Arrested by the NKVD (Soviet Secret Police) along with thousands of Polish citizens, the author, Fr. Lucjan Krolikowski, was deported with them in box cars to labor camps. After the War he adopted 150 orphaned children whose parents had died in the labor camps. Autobiography of WW II prisoner, soldier, priest and foster parent of 150 war orphaned children.
My Red Cross
Series: Beresford Branson Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,060. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
A Red Cross Agent in occupied France juggles peoples’ heartbreak with Nazi officialdom, dances with Gestapo capers while trying to balance belligerence. A journey through homesickness? This love or that love? Evaluating importunity and running red lights on conscience? A tale of learning to cope with false friendship and stumbling through intrigue.
American Rose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A short Historical story - Caught in the nightmare of World War-II Occupied France, two people from different ends of the earth discover their soulmates in each other. Rose, the beautiful leader of a French resistance band finds what she’s always longed for in the arms of an American bomber pilot downed behind Nazi lines. Must she now sacrifice the love of her life to the god of War?
Dear Sergeant Honey Part III
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Biography
A compilation of letters and diaries of a woman soldier in World War II. This is not a recollection or a retelling. The letters and diary entries are on a day-by-day basis as she lived it. Hildegarde Molnar was one of the select few of Women's Army Corps (WAC) service members to be sent overseas. She had a unique job as a court reporter for the Judge Advocate General's section. This is Part III
Encounter With Destiny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
A Short World War II romance - Nadia Rajak was Rom. Persecuted by Hitler as much as the Jews were, her people weren’t inclined to heal wounded German soldiers. Yet, when she finds a German captain unconscious and bleeding in the woods, what is she to do? She’s a nurse, sworn to help heal, not kill. But in taking him back to her camp, she brings prikaza—bad luck—to her people.