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Book: Mistress of the Rock by Myron Edwards
All is fair in love and war. Or is it? For Richard Cole, ex-veteran of the First Gulf War, the memories of conflict have become the nightmares of his reality, and only by confronting them can he begin to live again. He returns to the Island of Cyprus some twenty years later to where it all began, for a vacation with his wife, Julie. But a chance discovery places him in a dilemma, as he learns [...]
 
Book: IRAQ WAR 2003 - What Really Happened Behind The Political Scenes (The Coyote Report) by Charles Edmund Coyote
With more than 600 citations, from insider memoirs to the accounts of journalists, former government officials, policy wonks, military leaders, and news broadcasters, the 'Iraq War 2003: What Really Happened Behind The Scenes' develops a thorough analysis of why the Bush administration used the 'War on Terror' to attack Iraq. With links to important references, the book provides the background [...]
 
Book: Harry's War by Ed Benjamin
"Will Harry survive?" This is the story of a broken warrior - a warrior victorious in battle but broken and defeated in peace! It tells how a man wins a great victory in combat, and then loses life as he knows it as a result. For Harry, being a fighter pilot and flying the F-15C fighter plane on Combat Air Patrol over the Iraq-Iran border was the epitome of success. After his wing man is shot [...]
 
Book: Summer Session by Merry Jones
The first in a new series from the author of the 'Zoe Hayes' books - Harper Jennings is an Iraqi war veteran with PTSD. Now a teaching assistant at Cornell, her life is rosy until, carrying out repairs on their home, her husband Hank falls off the roof. The accident damages his brain and brings back terrible war memories for Harper. As Hank is treated at the prestigious Cayuga Neurological [...]
 
Book: Behind the Walls - A Harper Jennings Mystery by Merry Jones
A Harper Jennings mystery - When Harper Jennings' staunchest rival at Cornell's archaeology department turns up on her doorstep, babbling about seeing a Pre-Columbian shape-shifter, Harper doesn't know what to think. But she can spot a great opportunity - Zina won a coveted post cataloguing a priceless collection of Pre-Columbian artifacts, and if Harper humours Zina, she'll be able to see them [...]
 
Book: Under the Same Roof - My Life as the Son of Holocaust Resisters by Mark Henry Kinn
Dr. Mark Henry Kinn grew up both searching for and running from his parents' tragic past. How do you live through a trauma that isn't even your own? How does a child live with the poignancy and sadness of a generation, following him to school, to work, and out into a world that doesn't understand? Kinn's mother, Sonia, evaded the Nazis by hiding in the forest, but she never forgot her murdered [...]
 
Book: Pretty Much True... by Kristen J. Tsetsi
"I smell yoru shirt sometimes, but not foten," Mia writes, those slurred keyboard strokes the only connection to her deployed boyfriend, whom she sees everywhere and nowhere in their small military town. A former English professor, Mia passes the time working as a cab driver, mulling over the intricacies of her encounters with others who are affected by the war: her dramatic future mother in-law, [...]
 
Book: A World Without Music by J. Conrad Guest
Can a Gulf War veteran suffering PTSD finally leave behind his past to find the music that will make his life worth living? Reagan returns from the first Gulf War haunted by horrific images of Tom Wallach, a dead marine he brought back from the desert. Seeking refuge from his nightmares and broken marriage in a jazz quartet in which he plays bass guitar, fifteen years elapse and he has a [...]
 
Book: Solomon's Justice - A PTSD Short Story by Phyllis Zimbler Miller
LA County Veterans Court Judge Robert Solomon Needs the Wisdom of King Solomon Helping Veterans Suffering From Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Although this short story is fiction and meant to be entertaining, it is based on research and true anecdotes concerning veterans suffering from PTSD. It is the author's hope that readers will enjoy the story as well as be encouraged to understand and [...]
 
Book: I Am a Mute Iraqi with a Voice by Weam Namou
"Sometimes, a book of poems transcends the form and becomes pure experience. I Am a Mute Iraqi with a Voice is a startling call to memory and mourning for an Iraq that is "dead," an ululation for all that is lost in war after war after war. In these poems, Iraqis are divided not by politics but by location and circumstance; those fortunate enough to live in America are wracked with guilt, and [...]
 
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: Heaven Is For Heroes by PJ Sharon
Smart and athletic seventeen year-old Jordie Dunn has a bright future planned, but when tragedy turns her life upside down, she begins to question not only her future, but the facts surrounding her brother's death in Iraq. The military's account that his best friend and fellow Marine, Alex Cooper, is at fault, is a notion she refuses to believe. Alex was the careful one--the shy, protective, [...]
 
Book: Combat Support by Terry Cropf
From humble beginnings in a small town in rural Pennsylvania, Combat Support, The True Burden of Sacrifice, is the journey of an average man, living an average life. Raised with modest morals and values, the struggles of his youth turn him to the Army with a fresh start and new goals for which to strive. Living this regimented lifestyle within the confines of the U.S military consumes him and his [...]
 
Book: The War Generation (Iraqi Americans Book 1) by Weam Namou
The War Generation, the first of the Iraqi Americans book series, is a collection of 36 articles that Weam Namou wrote over the years which paint a picture of Iraqi Americans' political and social situation and their struggles. Namou writes, "The views that leaders, politicians and activists I interviewed had about Iraq and the United States fascinated me, especially since their views largely [...]
 
Book: SETH: "He Must Die" by JB Morris
If you love reading about drug cartel wars, crooked cops, and assassins, SETH is an action-filled book on a Marine's vigilante justice. Staff Sergeant Seth Collins wasn't your typical Marine. A member of the elite Marine Corps Force Recon, he had a Navy Cross on his chest and six combat deployments under his belt. Called home to care for his ailing father, he became a Hillsdale police officer. [...]
 
Book: The Memory of Loss by Dana K. Haffar
What if self-deceit makes us happy? Movie buff Nadine Hall has landed the perfect job as a caregiver for an archaeologist in Mougins, near Cannes, shortly before the film festival. But her blissful existence with her charge, Lilly Somerville, and her sister Viv who suffers from dementia, is soon shattered with the arrival of Lilly's daughter, Katrina, who wants Nadine gone. Emotionally and [...]
 
Book: A Bullet for Your Thoughts (Nate Harver Thrillers Book 1) by Lawrence W. Erickson
A Vietnamese hitman has come to the City of Roses. His kill is easy, but there's a problem. The victim was a client of Portland Private Investigator Nate Harver. What should have been a quick in and out job just got complicated. Now, the police have found this newest client, a software executive, floating face down in the Willamette River. What they call a suicide, Harver believes to be murder. [...]
 
Book: Clueless Gringos in Paradise - adventures with my husband, his PTSD, and two giant service dogs by Pamela Foster
Mel Brooks claims that "Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die." Author Pamela Foster and her Vietnam Veteran husband, Jack, sell everything they own, pick up the leashes of two 150-pound service dogs, and emigrate to the "tropical paradise" they expect to find in Panama. Jack is a former Marine with raging PTSD, and the service dogs are mastiffs who [...]
 
Book: Awakening Macbeth - A Supernatural Suspense Novel by Carmen Amato
A suspenseful, page-turning paranormal romance." -- KIRKUS REVIEWS A college professor drowning in grief. An Iraq war vet who barely survived. Why do they have a nightmare in common? University of Virginia professor Brodie Macbeth inherits a strange legacy from her father, including a library of British history books. Soon she's having nightmares stolen from the pages of her father's books, [...]
 
Book: B is for Broken (Alphabet Anthologies Book 2) by Rhonda Parrish
Broken people, broken promises, broken dreams and broken objects are just some of the ways these 26 fantastic stories interpret the theme of 'Broken'. From science fiction to fantasy, horror to superheroes the stories within these pages cover a vast swath of the genres under the speculative fiction umbrella. Contributing writers are: ~ Brittany Warman ~ Milo James Fowler ~ C.S. MacCath ~ Sara [...]
 
Book: Children Of The Sun, Book II - Runner by Michael Misiolek
"Where did he come from?" "Who can he trust?" "What does he know?" RUNNER is the second book of a science fiction trilogy called: CHILDREN OF THE SUN, but can be read independently of the first novel. It's based on an original screenplay of the same name; which won top honors from The Screen Arts Foundation in 2002. It's the story of a young black Ops operative suffering from PTSD and depression [...]
 
Book: My Life with a Wounded Warrior - Essays by Pamela Foster by Pamela Foster
When night falls on another Veterans Day, when the leftover chicken waits in plastic tubs for a quick breakfast the next morning, and the confetti is swept from the streets, and the flags are folded in tight triangles; when the holiday ends, most of us get on with our lives. But for those warriors who carried an M14 along a jungle trail, who patrolled the streets of Fullujah or Bagdad, who [...]
 
Book: A Stranger On My Land - A Civil War Romance by Sandra Merville Hart
Inspirational Reader's Choice Award Finalist Carrie and her little brother, Jay, find a wounded soldier on their land after a battle which later became known as "The Battle Above the Clouds." Adam, a Union soldier, has been shot twice in the arm. Though Carrie is reluctant to take Adam to their cave where her family hides their livestock from both armies, she cannot turn her back on him. But her [...]
 
Book: Gilbert and Sulliman, and the Curse of the Red Spider by Mark Sutton
'Gilbert and Sulliman and the Curse of the Red Spider' is the deliciously dark tale of an unusual and unlikely friendship that is forged under bizarre circumstances. Gilbert Gorman is a lonely, bored middle-aged man, desperately seeking the love of a good woman. Instead, he finds himself inadvertently lumbered with a new house-mate and business partner in the form of the mysterious Sulliman [...]
 
Book: Last Eyewitnesses, World War II Memories - D-Day to 70th Anniversary by Walter Parks
This book was written to help celebrate the 70th anniversary of D-Day and to preserve the last personal voices of the truly great soldiers that went ashore at Normandy on June 6, 1944 or shortly thereafter. Soon, all these brave men will pass to another time and place. We believe that these men should never be forgotten. Their personal memories must be preserved. Paratroopers, glider pilots, [...]
 
Book: The Iraql Debacle -- a Wrecktrospective by Appleton Schneider
From so soon after 9/11, the intent to invade Iraq seemed inane, if not insane. There was no evidence linking Saddam to the attack. That he supposedly had hordes of weapons of mass destruction poised to be instantly deployed, made the months'-long military buildup seem absurd. Worse, our significantly "overland" march of our troops into Iraq!! And so much else just didn't make sense. For example, [...]
 
Book: The Demise Trilogy by Philip G Henley
All three books in the series in one ebook volume An Agent's Demise An Agent's Rise An Agent's Prize Make a saving on the individual books by getting the trilogy in one go. The books were based on how the Iraqi War Dossier was manipulated on both sides of the Atlantic to give an untrue version of Iraq's attempts to make Weapons' of Mass Destruction. I took this background and added a conspiracy [...]
 
Book: Missing - The Sanders Saga by Suzanne D Williams
What happens to those left behind? Missing. Wartime Romance. For Adele Davis, the loss of her husband during the war in Vietnam leaves her with unanswered questions and a decision--whether to love again. For Amos and Elizabeth Sanders, it is the absence of their precious son which brings sorrow and pain. Yet a twist of fate gives them something far greater. For Molly and Doug Sanders, war brings [...]
 
Book: ROLLING THUNDER - An Historical Novel of War and Politics (Wings of War Book 1) by Mark Berent
Rolling Thunder is an historical novel about the decisive role politics played during the Vietnam War. Its characters range from men in the field to the Pentagon and the White House. Fighter pilots and Special Forces warriors try to do their best but are hampered by President Johnson, Secretary of Defense McNamara, and their staff members who despise the military. Only one aging USAF general, who [...]
 
Book: Khalifah - A novel of conquest and personal triumph by John Elray
A forced Muslim convert defies all odds to become the supreme ruler of an empire that stretches from Egypt to Persia in this drama which pits Arab against Arab during the Muslims' rise to power in the seventh century AD. Through his memorable characters, John Elray exposes the inner workings of a movement whose conquests rivaled those of the Romans and whose influence on modern day life spans the [...]
 
Book: The 56th Man by James Clayton Rogers
A former member of Saddam Hussein's Special Security Force arrives in Richmond, Virginia. Under the name of Ari Ciminon, he sets up house on the James River. The house was purchased for him by the U.S. Marshals Service, which is responsible for watching over him while he supplies intelligence to CENTCOM. Because he is fluent in Italian (as well as a host of other languages) he is presented to his [...]
 
Book: Proof of Our Resolve by Chris Hernandez
"Proof of Our Resolve" is a novel about a Texas Army National Guard infantry platoon deployed to Afghanistan. This books attempts to convey some of the experiences of soldiers serving in Afghanistan through a fictional platform. The characters are representative of and much like the Soldiers and Marines one would find in a combat unit. The story's environment and tactical operations are as close [...]
 
Book: The Butcher's Bill (The Linus Schag, NCIS, Thrillers Book 2) by Martin Roy Hill
2017 Best Mystery/Suspense Novel (Best Independent Book Awards) 2018 Clue Award for Best Thriller (Chaticleer International Book Awards) Meet William Butcher, aka The Butcher, former Navy SEAL, now a disgraced ex-NCIS agent. Those who stole $9 billion in cash from Iraq want him dead. The cops want him for murder. Butcher's only hope is his former NCIS colleague and closest friend, Linus Schag. [...]
 
Book: Lives Collide by Kristina Beck
Serendipity at its best! You can plan your life, but sometimes life has a mind of its own... Following Lisa's near-death experience as a teenager, she is haunted by the emerald-green eyes of the stranger who saved her life. Her only connection to him is the leather jacket he left behind. Years later, she's still reeling from the aftereffects of her injuries, convinced that no man will love her [...]
 
Book: The Red Wrath by Hatef Mokhtar
I have often wondered about the nature of separation and why sometimes it feels so cruel. But is it really cruel or can it teach us something? Is separation the true test of feelings? I am sure God has given us this gift of separation for a reason. Perhaps separation is our real true friend, and through it we can hold on to our memories by filling different corners of our heart with those we have [...]
 


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