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First Works: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Kelly Kusumoto has published five short stories on various websites across the globe. In his first self-published eBook, he brings each of these stories together and also includes three previously unpublished stories from his archive. Check out the early works of this emerging author who grew up in Los Angeles and is now pursuing a full writing career in New York City.
On Wing and Water
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Leslie Colquhoun was a man who flew high in more ways than one. Enlisting with the RAF at the start of World War 2, he had no sooner got his ‘wings’ than he was plunged into the thick of battle. His daughter Jane, has written this affectionate portrait of her ‘modest, gentle’ father, a man who was also exceptionally courageous and skilled.
A Teenagers War
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This book is a tribute to my Uncle Jim, Private James Watson 14428202 5th Black Watch, 51st Highland Division. All the stories are true as they are based on War Records, Soldiers Diaries, conversations with Veterans of 51st Highland Division and family and friends.
The Modern British Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The people who built the British Empire were not unique in their courage, ambition or greed. Whether we learn a lesson or not from reading about them, one thing is certain. The history of the Empire's rise and decline is full of drama and tragedy. No playwright or novelist has ever imagined a story more rich or textured than that offered by the true experiences of actual people.
History and Mystery, Oh My!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Mystery and Horror, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Step back in time with History and Mystery, Oh My! All the stories in this anthology are set at least fifty years before publication. Find out why Caruso's tailor could never claim the famous tenor as a client. Walk with Caravaggio under the dome of Santa Maria del Popolo. Learn why Flash Gordon stopped filming.Turn a page and lose yourself in Victorian London, or tangle with WWII spies.
Drie Hoofden op een Kussen - Nederlands
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: Dutch. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
De Amerikaans-Joodse jongen David Kerzner voorziet als kind al voor de Tweede Wereldoorlog de enorme vlucht die televisie zal nemen. Hij heeft een droom: Fabriceer en verkoop televisie om de wereld te verbeteren.
Searchlights and Shadows: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.
Copper Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Smuggled out of Nazi Germany after working in the resistance, Louisa finds herself waiting out the war in a dusty Arizona copper mining town. Sponsored by the Reverend Robert Gordon, Louisa quickly discovers he is hiding a tragic secret. Louisa irritates, intrigues, and charms Robert, soon becoming an indispensable part of his household.
War and Peace A Collection of “Quotations”
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Reference
War is an organized and often prolonged conflict that is carried out by states or non-state actors. It is generally characterized by extreme violence, social disruption and an attempt at economic destruction. Peace is an occurrence of harmony characterized by lack of violence, conflict behaviors and the freedom from fear of violence. Commonly understood as the
Number the Stars Literature Unit
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
I have broken Number the Stars into 5 separate study sessions. This way if you teach from the Number the Stars Literature Unit once per week you will be able to teach the entire book in 5 weeks. This is great for home school co-ops or for traditional teachers that would like to incorporate non-traditional reading into their class rooms. This literature guide is amazing for summer reading.