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Book: Survivors of WWII in the Pacific by Ronny Herman de Jong
Survivors of WWII in the Pacific is a collection of eye-witness accounts of the barbaric way the Japanese treated their prisoners during WWII, men and women alike. Camp survivors describe gruesome details of cruel punishments, diseases and malnutrition, interspersed with hope and a sense of humor. Veterans of the U.S. Navy remember the bloody battles from Pearl Harbor to the bombs on Hiroshima [...]
 
Book: A Body in the Laboratory by Mike Lord
A cleaner finds a jacket lying on the floor of a top secret laboratory and then suddenly discovers there is a dead body inside the jacket. The police investigation is hampered by the secret research being conducted at the laboratory in the Fylde. Painstakingly the police review the suspects, but it becomes clear that the murderer probably came from overseas, prompted by the need for an [...]
 
Book: One Helluva Soldier by Phil Kline
One Helluva Soldier is the story of 21 year-old George Martin, graduate of Officers Candidate School Class of 9-A. In spite of being known as one helluva soldier to those who served with him, he was subjected to harassment from two other officers who pegged him as homosexual. This continued throughout his service as forward observer, and into a POW camp. One of the most dynamic stories told in [...]
 
Book: Mission Over Indochine - A WWII Story of Courage, Honor and Sacrifice by A. J. Padgett
Mission Over Indochine is the coming of age story of a young man from the Heartland who's life exemplifies the courage and humanity to which all men aspire. Through the darkest hours, pushed to the limits of endurance, his faith comforts, restoring his determination to live and make it home. A truly inspirational book for an unsettled time, when steadfast and honorable leaders seem so hard to [...]
 
Book: Amongst My Enemies by William F. Brown
Inside a rusting German U-Boat are millions in gold bars, stolenart, and a secret that could tear NATO apart. The KGB, the CIA, Nazi SS hitmen, even the Israeli Mossad -everyone is willing to kill for it, but only former US Airman Mike Randallknows the truth in this Cold War spy versus spy thriller. After his B-17 crashes in East Prussia in the winter of 1945,Randall finds himself in a Nazi [...]
 
Book: The Prisoner of Chillon and Scattered Short Stories by Erik D Weiss
I'm an independent fiction writer and military historian, presenting my first compelling collection of short stories. I'm a devotee of literature, history, art, and music, and feel that I have merged these interests into this varied collection. The cornerstone work, The Prisoner of Chillon, is a fictionalized rendering of Byron's famous prisoner. The Factory is a totalitarian allegory which takes [...]
 
Book: The Great War - Escape To Liberty by David Wilson
"The Great War: Escape To Liberty" gives an account of four separate prisoner-of-war escape attempts and the trials and tribulations they encountered on their journeys to the frontier and how they were pushed to the extreme limits of their endurance. Miracles, luck, coincidence, Providence it doesn't matter much what you call it certainly plays an important part in successful escapes. Without it, [...]
 
Book: Where Treasure Hides by Johnnie Alexander
Artist Alison Schuyler spends her time working in her family's renowned art gallery, determined to avoid the curse that has followed the Schuyler clan from the Netherlands to America and back again. She's certain that true love will only lead to tragedy that is, until a chance meeting at Waterloo station brings Ian Devlin into her life. Drawn to the bold and compassionate British Army captain, [...]
 
Book: Ever the Patriot - Recollections of Vincent J. Riccio, World War II Veteran and POW by Candace Riccio Salem
Like many Americans, as soon as Vincent J. Riccio heard about the attack on Pearl Harbor he wanted to enlist in the military. This memoir recounts his experiences in the United States Army Air Corps as an Instrument Technician, Aviation Cadet, and Flight Engineer in World War II. It describes his escapades during training and deployment, the missions flown over Germany, the fateful events that [...]
 
Book: The Prisoner and the Lawyer - can love free the heart? by B.L. Wilson
Ex-con Joan Richmond has enough problems when she is finally released from prison after an eight-year sentence for a crime she didn't commit. She needs a place to live, a job, and to get used to the outside world again. However, she doesn't count on two escapees with a vendetta forcibly recruiting her to take the fall for their dirty deed. And, she doesn't expect to fall for the victim of their [...]
 
Book: As Twilight Falls by Amanda Ashley
Photographing ghost towns across the American West, Kadie Andrews takes a wrong turn and ends up in Morgan Creek--a spot that isn't on the map. It's a quaint little place, but there's something off about its complacent residents. And when twilight falls, it takes on a truly sinister air. . . Unable to run, or to find any way out, Kadie finds herself a prisoner, hunted for her blood. Still more [...]
 
Book: The Sweet Taste of Revenge by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
It seems that during the last few months cannibalism in sports appears to have been in fashion. We can contribute to this topic with our story how cannibalism was used to ensure survival and salvation. People forget that there were periods during the 20th century where people resorted to cannibalism as a means of survival. The E-Story presented here deals with a very specific case of it during [...]
 
Book: Story of The Ghost by Charles Mahoney
Story of The Ghost is my debut novel that took me roughly 2.5 years to write. The title stems from my experience playing football at The University of Arizona. This was in the mid 90's. One day, a person who I did not know came up to me and said, "Hey, you're The Ghost." I had never heard that before and so I shrugged it off. Years later, the notion of that moment and those words struck me. Here [...]
 
Book: THE GREAT WAR - ESCAPE TO FREEDOM by David Wilson
Five successful escapes from Prison Camp during the First World War are narrated in "The Great War: Escape To Freedom". There is an element of chance and risk about an attempt to escape from an enemy's country which is bound to appeal to anyone with a trace of sporting instinct. The prisoner is often harassed by hunger, tortured by the cold, weakened by privation, depressed by misery, overwhelmed [...]
 
Book: Marcia Gates - Angel of Bataan by Melissa Bowersock
Marcia L. Gates was an Army nurse and prisoner of war during WWII. As an "Angel of Bataan," she spent three years in a Japanese internment camp in the Philippines. This is her award-winning story, told through her letters and the newspaper clippings, photos and letters collected by her mother. Watch the book trailer here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ym4AmLynvfo&feature=g-upl
 
Book: Dracula is Back! - A book for children age 9/10/11/12 by Stephanie Baudet
When Jon Harker and his step-sister, Sarah, accept a lift from a stranger after getting lost on a ski slope in Romania, they are driven to a dark, intimidating castle and taken prisoner. Escape seems impossible and they realise with growing horror that the man who calls himself Count Dracula is not the gracious host he seems. The present and the past become strangely confused as they try to [...]
 
Book: The Kingdoms of Magic Book 5 - The Duchess Is Taken by Robert Marquiss
Queen Elise, badly wounded and lying in bed, awakens to find a man sleeping next to her. Who is this stranger with a mysterious medallion around his neck? And why is he sleeping next to her? Did something happen that she can't remember? This is unheard of, but she is taken for a moment by how handsome he is. Elsewhere, Duchess Dielos is kidnapped from the King's summer home. She is poisoned and [...]
 
Book: Bob by Tegon Maus
After 27 years as a newspaper man, Peter Anderson's career is slipping away, at least it was, until he stumbled upon the story of a lifetime. Sent to do a fluff piece about lights in the night sky over Arizona, he discovers far more than he ever expected when he comes upon a mysterious young woman held prisoner in a basement. After helping her to escape, she disappears before he can learn the [...]
 
Book: Changing Patterns by Judith Barrow
In May 1950, Britain is struggling with the hardships of rationing and the aftermath of the SecondWorldWar. Peter Schormann, a German ex-prisoner of war, has left his home country to be with Mary Howarth, matron of a small hospital in Wales. The two met when Mary was a nurse at the POW camp hospital. They intend to marry, but the memory of Frank Shuttleworth, an ex-boyfriend of Mary's, continues [...]
 
Book: Khan in Rasputin's Shadow by Chad Ryan Huskins
Khan in Rasputin's Shadow; is a unique book that defies contemporary fiction. It's setting is the Colorado Desert and the Administrative Maximum United States Penitentiary, or "Supermax". In reality, Supermax is located in Florence, Colorado, and was deemed by Guinness as the most secured prison in the world. It is home to over two hundred inmates, all of them considered too dangerous for [...]
 
Book: How Destiny Manifested Her Fantasy - Dreams Do Come True by Marie Bradley
Have you ever wanted something or someone so badly that the agonizing, yet delicious, thought of it remained with you day and night, 24 hours a day, seven days a week? Have you ever felt a longing, a relentless longing that held you prisoner to that one desire no matter how hard you tried to break free? Has it ever entered even the farthest reaches of your mind that a desire so strong and [...]
 
Book: The Mindbender by Keith Lawson
Ike Turner is a self-confessed mass murderer. For small town Detective Frank Harman it seems like an open and shut case but there is something strange about Turner. When the killer claims that he is part of an organisation capable of mind control Frank is certain that his prisoner is insane. But Turner's predictions start to come true ... If he is what he claims then the whole world is in trouble [...]
 
Book: Spiritual Forgiveness - Forgiving the Unforgivable by Maureen J. Allen
Abuse is the hardest sin to forgive, but forgive we must for our Soul's growth. Using the Laws of the Universe and Spiritual Metaphysics, the author recounts how she arrived at the point where she could forgive the abuse she endured for the first fifteen years of her life. Stating that forgiveness benefits the Soul, the author says not to confuse forgiveness with condoning the acts of abuse. No [...]
 
Book: Lynna's Beau (Tropical Paradise Series Book Two) by Kitty Margo
Lynna Jordan should be living the happily ever after that fairy tales are made of. Married to the man of her dreams, a baby on the way, and finally back home with her husband after being kidnapped by a pirate rumored to be the most vicious cutthroat to ever roam the Caribbean. What more could a girl ask for? Yet, why can't she shake the worrisome notion that her entire world is about to crumble [...]
 
Book: The Godless One (An Ari Ciminon Novel) by James Clayton Rogers
Ari Ciminon (The 56th Man), former member of Saddam Hussein's Special Security Force, has dealt with crooked cops, drug rings and maniacal assassins. Now he is tucked away in a safe house in Richmond, Virginia, continuing his task of identifying Iraqi insurgents for American military intelligence. Protected by the U.S. Marshals Service, he still manages to get into hot water when he innocently [...]
 
Book: Taranor - Prophecy by Helen Ellwood, John Raybould
Sheean and Bryony have been promised to each other since birth, and are destined to rule the Faerie realm as King and Queen when they come of age. Evil minds conspire to stop their union. Sheean is kidnapped and held prisoner in the Human realm. Unless rescued, he will be killed on his eighteenth birthday to satisfy one king's desire for immortality and another king's desire for power. With the [...]
 
Book: The Woman Trapped in the Dark - A Novel (Blink, Texas Trilogy Book 3) by J.D. Mason
The Woman Trapped in the Dark is the propulsive third novel in J.D. Mason's contemporary trilogy about unforgettable love, scorching desire, and dangerous secrets. Marriage can be deadly. People disparaged their relationship. Enemies tried to tear them apart. But even so, Abby Rhodes and Jordan Gatewood fought hard to be together. Now, they are looking to settle into a life of married bliss. But [...]
 
Book: Karma Goes Around (Karma Novels) by Jim Parks
Charlie Walker learns about karma at an early age. Good and bad karma always seems to close to him in one way or another. He is going to college. His ambition is to be a mechanical engineer. Sherry Baker is definitely a distraction for Charlie. He deals with these "Sherry issues" in Karma Goes Around: He decides if he should break up with Sherry to focus on school. He finds out if Sherry is lying [...]
 
Book: The Abencerraje - A New Translation by Jessica Knauss
A Top 20 Amazon Bestseller in Literary Fiction! This edition includes: A never-before-published translation of El Abencerraje - Useful explanatory notes - A short, original introductory essay - A heartwarming tale of love and friendship in a time when no one could imagine anything but war. This is a classic story of the exotic landscape of medieval Spain, written about 1551, in a new, easy to [...]
 
Book: Inside Out by Jack Kearney
As an actor, Danny Belson has played many criminal types, but as the prisoner transport bus pulls out of the LA county jail, the realization of his conviction overwhelms him. The irony is that only six months ago he taught an acting workshop at the same institution he is now going to be incarcerated in. Danny had been chosen to take part in California's answer to New Jersey's highly acclaimed [...]
 


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