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A Hunting Trip to Daghestan and other stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the waters of Montauk to the mountains of the Caucasus and Paris in war times, these stories take you on a whirlwind tour that open unexpected vistas and insights. The book contains both memoir and fiction, told in the candid voice of a man who has lived through the 20th century’s major conflagrations, and seen much sadness, without losing his sense of humor .A great, enjoyable read for all.
Tessa the Tank and the Classic Vehicle Show
Series: Tessa the Tank. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Tessa is excited about going to a classic vehicle show, but Brian the tank transporter has an accident. Will they get to the show on time?
Fall Irmgard: Operation Irmgard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,660. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
April 1941. Reich Automotive Executive Murdered in Occupied Paris! The investigation pairs conflicted German Major Rolf von Gerz with a beautiful and conniving American murder witness in a story that weaves romance & intrigue through a seamy black market landscape of underworld gangsters, SS interlopers and Abwehr profiteers. Rand Charles gripping novel, Fall Irmgard: Operation Irmgard.
Freedom's Edge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,260. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sarah Lipinski, a German Jew widowed by the Nazis, finds herself a refugee with her only remaining family, the Roseweigs, as they make their terrifying escape to Suriname as stowaways aboard a cargo ship. Gunter Kramer is a reluctant Nazi soldier with a miserable assignment—a manhunt that’s leading him straight to the Roseweigs. Now the refugees must devise a plan to regain their freedom for good.
Murder in the Latin Quarter
Series: The Maggie Newberry Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Susan Kiernan-Lewis. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
In the 7th Maggie Newberry Mystery, Maggie’s much-anticipated Paris holiday takes a dark turn when she ventures into the city’s famed Latin Quarter to visit Laurent’s ailing aunt—only to find a very healthy aunt and a very dead body.
Reach for the Sky
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,570. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015 by Weasel Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
'Reach For The Sky' is an anthropomorphic tale in which you will find stories of daring, bravery, and even love; where by the Battle of Britain is brought to vivid life from the perspective of those who lived it.
Behind Enemy Lines - True stories of daring and escape by WWII heroes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
The men in this book are heroes in the truest sense. They came from many nations and from all kinds of backgrounds. Some, like Tommy Macpherson, were marked out for greatness from the very beginning.
My Small Part in WWII or How I Discovered St. Tropez Before Brigitte Bardot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 and represented by KD Rouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
A moving and witty account by a US Navy sailor aboard a hospital ship, My Small Part in WWII is an unprecedentedly close look at the human realities behind the scenes of conflict. An absorbing read and an insider's glimpse into war, relationships, and the jazz of the 40's.
Versatile Verse
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Versatile Verse is a collection of the author’s poems written over many years, in many cases for family and friends. The verses reflect the author’s varied life, lived out most notably in the halls of Oxford University and the battlefields of Italy, where he served as a young officer during World War II.
In Their Own Words
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,190. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
This book, the culmination of ten years of research, is a collection of portraits and testimonials recording the experiences of 21 women who volunteered during World War II, interviewed by the author. The accounts have been left as far as possible in the women’s original words, so that their voices can be heard clearly and faithfully.