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MB (MilSpeak Books) is the nonprofit publishing division of MilSpeak Foundation, Inc. MB is a venue for creative literary works written by military people. Sales of MB titles goes directly toward supporting MilSpeak Foundation programs. MilSpeak Foundation, Inc., is a 501c3 non-profit organization. MilSpeak is dedicated to raising awareness about creative works by military people to a more visible and influential position in American culture by developing new audiences, creating new avenues for delivery, and encouraging creativity among military people. Through writing, creating art and performing, military people preserve the history of everyday military life, learn about stress management benefits of participating in the Arts, and increase civilian understanding about military life.

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Averil, My Anchor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2009 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Cross-continental challenges test Averil and Mark Holloway's 10-year marriage. As Mark's fascination with his first love leads to an affair, will Averil’s love endure Mark's tangled web of deceit? Will the answer matter if Averil’s terrorist ex-husband finds her?
Korean Echoes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Korean Echoes draws the reader into piecing together a puzzle, each piece a small measure of the Korean War soldier's world, a world wholly embedded in the deepest design at the heart of human experience, embedded as if words were shrapnel.
How to Not Tell a War Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,960. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
HOW TO NOT TELL A WAR STORY is a collection of short stories about veterans who went to war but left without a war story to tell. Forty years after their experience, these veterans begin asking if there is something more to say about their military service. Among other things, they come to appreciate the lovers, friends, and family who helped them shape a new post-war identity.
Weapons of Cain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
WEAPONS OF CAIN, a memory-vision of Vietnam, is the spellbinding story of Lieutenant Joseph Tompsen, whose tour of duty in Vietnam introduces him to street-wise villagers who become his family and to military cohorts who become his antagonists. As he faces life on death’s terms, one shattering moment will forever change his world and theirs in this tale of loss and redemption.
Mickey 6
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,690. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
This war novel's characters, torn between duty and personal ethos, tread deeply into the circumstances that force payment of an eternal price from the souls and minds of those who serve, and from those who lead, as they fight for their country. Themes as applicable to the 21st Century warrior as to warriors from all eras, MICKEY 6 chronicles the struggles of leadership in war.
Brother Dionysus
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In BROTHER DIONYSUS, veteran Sean Brendan-Brown explores military life and its aftermath through characters as strangely wrought as those peopling Sherwood Anderson’s fiction and as real as those portrayed in Raymond Barthes’ collection of cultural essays, Mythologies.
Triptychs: A 'Nam Marine's Now and Then
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Laugh, cry, and experience your own flashbulb moment of clarity as the story of a year in combat unfolds in this linked series of poems, photosculpture, and flash memoir.
War Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
War Stories, 27 short stories written by veterans, touches upon every aspect of military life from hard-corps combat to making love after being blown up by a mortar. Illustrated by veteran Robert Wilson. Edited by Sally Drumm and Sally Shore.


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Latest book: Nightmare In Norway. Published March 26, 2011. (4.00 from 1 review)