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Refugee, Reece Pocock

Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Military Fiction

In North Africa in the 1940s, two men – Bill, an Australian and Rolf, a German – confront each other in a one-to-one fight in the vicious battles around Tobruk. Both are forever scared physically and mentally. Later, when Rolf is fighting in Italy, he learns of the Dresden fire bombing, deserts and returns home … Read more

The Beech Tree, Don Phelan

Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Military Fiction

The Beech Tree introduces you to the lives of those who visited the tree and shared their lives, their loves, their hopes, and dreams, beneath the tree’s dark green canopy … and their curious, inexplicable connection to one another. The readers are introduced to Johnny and Margo, the first characters to visit the tree, just … Read more

When Can I Stop Running? , John Podlaski

Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Memoir & Biography, Military Fiction, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

John Podlaski’s encore Vietnam War novel brings back John (‘Polack’) Kowalski, the central character in ‘Cherries’, and introduces us to Louis (‘LG’) Gladwell, his irrepressible black friend. Polack and LG are a ‘Salt and Pepper’ team, best buddies and brothers in a way that only those who have fought side-by-side in a war can ever … Read more

Cherries, John Podlaski

Action & Adventure, Humor & Satire, Literature & Fiction, Military Fiction, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

In 1970, John Kowalski is one of many young, naive teenage soldiers sent to Vietnam to fight in an unpopular war. Dubbed “Cherries” by their more seasoned peers, these newbies suddenly found themselves thrust into the middle of a terrible nightmare – literally forced to become men overnight. On-the-job-training is intense, however, most of these … Read more

Celeste: The Dark Queen, Samantha Eklund

Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Military Fiction, Murder & Crime, Romance, Teen & Young Adult

Celeste, the wise and beautiful queen of Vehrys, has been betrayed. On the night of her 26th birthday, the man who had loved her since their shared childhood poisoned her, stabbed her, and then left her for dead. Since then, the sun hasn’t risen in their land. Since then, bloodthirsty and abhorrent beasts have roamed … Read more