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Troop 402

by Donald Ph.D. Ladew (February 21, 2013)

When a commuter plane crashes in a violent storm in the Canadian Rockies, four unlikely passengers must find a way to survive. Each will be tested in ways that can't imagine.

Their chances seem impossible at...

Fox Is A Lion

by Osran Morson (October 08, 2014)

The Fox Is A Lion is an action adventure story bridging 2 continents, Australia and Africa, and a ship.

Based on a true incident, this story follows an abused eleven year old migrant boy who escapes from an orphanage...

The 8ight

by Maxine Kia McClendon (February 21, 2013)

There were 8.

Emmitt, Tess, Luke, Pepper, Fabian, Demi, Jude, and Silvia.

Eight children, each one with an unknown hidden superhuman ability. When their families are slaughtered and the children are abducted by...

Cosmic Entwinings

by Roger W. Gruen Commendations Incorporated (June 22, 2014)

Brilliant, young scientists are drawn together by a Nobel Laureate who has "proved" that space is not empty; it is a continuous fabric made of tiny, entwined "strings". His team is to devise experiments that...

The Wooden Horse

by Eric Williams & Gregory A. Freeman Skyhorse (July 01, 2014)

An epic adventure—the most brilliant escape and evasion from the Nazis ever written.

Eric Williams, a Royal Air Force bomber captain, was shot down over Germany in 1942 and imprisoned in Stalag Luft III, the...

The Rise of Peace

by Dr Hafiz Shahid Amin (April 07, 2014)

..The Scenario... The Central Theme..

A Fiction Novel on World Power Politics. A novel of action, adventure, suspense, political and war fiction.

The novel has been written in the context of present day fast...


by L.A. Mango (March 27, 2014)

No one wants to turn 17 years-old... not even the ones that say they aren't scared to, because they're lying.

We've all been taught to learn the same thing: To be soldiers.

We all learned about different creatures,...

Advent Of Darkness

by Gary Caplan (December 02, 2013)

Advent of Darkness won 2014 Indie Excellence Finalist Award in Fantasy & Advent of Darkness is a Finalist of 2014 International Book Awards in Fiction-Fantasy.

Advent of Darkness has been chosen one of the NABE...

Model Citizens: Riding for a Fall

by Henry Pepper (August 18, 2013)

Model Citizens is the wild, illegitimate, daughter of Melrose Place. This erotic thriller unfolds during one dramatic week in the exciting and dangerous world of the Super Model.

When Angela Durand and Joanne...

Blood Sport

by Robert F. Jones Skyhorse (October 08, 2013)

Welcome to the wilderness of masculinity, where anything goes—where women throw themselves unreservedly at men and games are played to the death. This is the outdoor paradise of the Hassayampa, a legendary...

Komatke Gold

by Benjamin Vance Benjamin Vance (September 16, 2013)

An adventure novel dealing with brutal murders, smuggling, archeological discovery, and a life's validation.

An unsuspecting retired military officer attempts to retrace steps of early manhood by revisiting...

Under Tower Peak

by Bart Paul Arcade (April 04, 2013)

This tautly written debut thriller was named one of the 10 Best Mysteries of 2013 by the Wall Street Journal.

After two tours as a sniper in Iraq, Tommy Smith has returned to his former life as a cowboy and wilderness...

The Face of Freedom

by Benjamin Vance Benjamin Vance (August 13, 2013)

The Face of Freedom is a novel for all genders concerned with the current trading of Constitutional Freedoms for governmentally sponsored safety.

In this novel incompetent manipulation of political and military...

The Count of Monte Cristo

by Alexandre Dumas & Tim Green Skyhorse (August 01, 2013)

Originally published in 1844, The Count of Monte Cristo is one of the most well-known adventure tales of all time, and its story has formed the basis for dozens of films, television shows and adaptations alone....

Dubai 2050: City of Gold Survivors - Unforgiving Desert and Beyond.

by Hassan Al Jabri (August 02, 2013)

This is part of Dubai 2050 City of Gold Survivors series. Part I: The Dead End Sea. Part II: Unforgiving Desert And Beyond.

Zed's desire to find the secrets of his origins and probe the limits of his world remains...

Gifts of the Heart

by Hassan A. Tetteh & Christopher Dewing (July 25, 2013)

HASSAN TETTEH'S powerful novel is an inspiration and gift. Dr. Kareem Afram, a young military physician and heart surgeon, comes of age in the desert of Afghanistan. He survives trial, challenges, destruction,...

The Count of Monte Cristo (Mermaids Classics)

by Alexandre Dumas (May 18, 2013)

The Count of Monte Cristo (1845) is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (père) (1802-1870) who also wrote the famous classic "The Three Musketeers".

Mermaids Classics, an imprint of Mermaids...

Lord Jim (Mermaids Classics)

by Joseph Conrad (May 18, 2013)

Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad (1857-1924): "....a young British seaman, becomes first mate on the Patna, a ship full of pilgrims travelling to Mecca for the hajj. When the ship starts rapidly taking on water and...

The Scarlet Pimpernel Books

by Baroness Orczy (July 17, 2013)

The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy, four books:

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The Essential Baroness Orczy Collection

by Baroness Orczy (July 17, 2013)

The essential collection of books by Baroness Orczy:

The Bronze Eagle, A Story of the Hundred Days

Castles in the Air

El Dorado

The Elusive Pimpernel

I Will Repay

The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel

The Nest...

The Doctrine of Presence

by Benjamin Vance Benjamin Vance (June 09, 2013)

The Doctrine of Presence introduces the reader to honest men and women challenged with half-truths and false accusations during their attempts to expose animal abuse among wildlife cinematographers in Kenya....

The Vlishgnath Chronicles

by Daniel Mitchell (April 24, 2013)

Set in an immersive high fantasy setting, The Vlishgnath Chronicles follows the adventures of Sir Vlishgnath the Cleansing Light, a paladin sworn to service in the name of the deity Mithos. In The Exorcism of...

The Allan Quatermain Omnibus

by H. Rider Haggard (March 27, 2013)

Compiled in one book, the essential collection of Allan Quatermain books by H. Rider Haggard:

King Solomon's Mines

Allan Quatermain

Hunter Quatermain's Story

She and Allan

Allan and the Holy Flower

Allan's Wife...

The Pink Sneakers Club

by Christian Jr. Bertoni (February 21, 2013)

At 3:05 pm the Chemical Plant across the river sounds its horn indicating a shift change . . .

At that exact moment Belinda Johnson falls from the school roof, her Quarterback boyfriend Mark Harris becoming...

Spy Land Women Play Me

by Perry Ritthaler (March 04, 2013)

"Spy Land Women Play Me" season one is a dangerous spy story with twists and turns that naturally take shape deep inside of the readers mind; information the reader can verify and investigate online; touching...

The Essential Pirate Anthology

by Robert Louis Stevenson (March 07, 2013)

Compiled in one book, the essential collection of books about pirates:

Thrilling Narratives of Mutiny, Murder and Piracy

The Madman and the Pirate- R.M. Ballantyne

Blackbeard Or, The Pirate of Roanoke.- B. Barker...

The Essential Harold Bindloss Collection (Illustrated)

by Harold Bindloss (March 05, 2013)

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Dutchman and the Devil: The Lost Story

by Pat Parish (February 26, 2013)

For as long as I can remember, treasure hunters have been captivated by accounts of the Dutchman Jacob Waltz's life and the whereabouts of his hidden gold mine. Can any tale be more compelling than that long...

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

by L. Frank Baum (March 14, 2013)

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, timeless childrens classic by L. Frank Baum now available with incredible illustrations by Christian J. Meesey.

The Luck of the Maya

by Theodore Brazeau (February 21, 2013)

About the story.... 'The Luck of the Mayaâ?? is an adventure with science fiction overtones and even a love interest. It takes place partly in the Petén jungle of southern México, partly in Houston and...

The Last Trip of the Magi

by Michael J.D. Lorinser (February 21, 2013)

Jade Byner has endured the abuse for a long time. The seventeen-year-old is not as innocent as she would like others to believe, but she may have good reason to fear for her life. Her intricate escape plan seems...

Twentieth Century Limited Book One - Age of Heroes

by Jan David Blais Highpoint Press (December 21, 2012)

Overcoming disabling injuries, Vietnam vet Paul Bernard becomes an award-winning journalist and television newsman. Known for holding a mirror to American society and long critical of the radical right, after...

Twentieth Century Limited Book Two ~ Age of Reckoning

by Jan David Blais Highpoint Press (December 21, 2012)

Overcoming disabling injuries, Vietnam vet Paul Bernard becomes an award-winning journalist and television newsman known for holding a mirror to American society. Long critical of the radical right, after 9-11...

MacAvity's Burning

by Dan H. McLachlan (December 08, 2012)

When MacAvity's Pub is fire bombed, a hunt for the perpetrators sets off a series of bloody encounters in the Gospel Hump Wilderness of Central Idaho and the steppes of Central Washington. It is feared that...

Tube World

by David Inc. Swanson & Shane Burke (October 05, 2012)

Did you know the center of the Earth was hollow? Do you know the words that can take you there, if you're under the covers in your swimming suit and prepared for the trip? Can you imagine traveling anywhere...

The Black Hawks (Articles of Faith, Book 1)

by David Wragg HarperVoyager (October 03, 2019)

Dark, thrilling, and hilarious, The Black Hawks is an epic adventure perfect for fans of Joe Abercrombie and Scott Lynch.

Life as a knight is not what Vedren Chel imagined. Bound by oath to a dead-end job in...

Looking Further Backward

by Arthur Dudley Vinton Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

China invades the United States to restore US capitalism in the year 2020 in this dystopian 1890 sequel to Edward Bellamy's 1888 novel Looking Backward. Vinton's novel is written as a series of lectures delivered...


by Rafael Sabatini Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Count Francesco battles the forces of the Duke for the attentions of the Prince's niece in this rousing adventure that reminds us of the Romance in Adventure. Sabatini's Love-at-Arms is an exuberant romp through...

The Shame of Motley

by Rafael Sabatini Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

1926. Being the memoir of certain transactions in the life of Lazzaro Biancomonte, of Biancomonte, sometime fool of the Court of Pesaro. After a brief stint in the business world, Sabatini went to work as a...

Rebel Raider

by Henry Beam Piper Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

In the gripping Civil War story "Rebel Raider," H. Beam Piper takes a break from the science fiction that was his typical stock-in-trade and beams readers back into the midst of the conflict that ripped the...

Moon-Face & Other Stories

by Jack London Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

The title story is a short story by Jack London, on the subject of extreme antipathy. The unnamed protagonist of the story has an irrational hatred of John Claverhouse, the moon-face man. He hates really everything...

A Son of the Sun

by Jack London Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

A Son of the Sun is a 1912 novel by Jack London. It is set in the South Pacific at the beginning of the 20th century and consists of eight separate stories. David Grief is a forty-year-old English adventurer...

Somewhere Else

by Katherine Christensen Library For All (August 17, 2018)

It can be really frustrating to see and do the same things day after day. Sometimes all we want is to be somewhere else, doing something more exciting! But if we look hard enough, there might just be new things...

The Captain's Doll

by David Herbert Lawrence Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Down the road strayed the tourists like pilgrims, and at the closed end of the valley they could be seen, quite tiny, climbing the cut- out road that went up like a stairway. Just by their movements you perceived...

The Fox

by David Herbert Lawrence Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Set in Berkshire, England, during World War I, The Fox, like many of D. H. Lawrence’s other major works, deals with the psychological relationships of three protagonists in a triangle of love and hatred. Without...

The Ladybird

by David Herbert Lawrence Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Set toward the end of World War I, a German prisoner, a Count, convalescing in an English hospital, is befriended by Daphne, the “Ladybird”. They are acquaintances from years earlier.

The Prussian Officer

by David Herbert Lawrence Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

His first published collection, these twelve stories were written between 1907 and 1914, during a crucial period of development for Lawrence from which he emerged a leading figure of the modernist movement....

The Black Arrow

by Robert Louis Stevenson Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

In fifteenth-century England, when his father's murderer is revealed to be his guardian, seventeen-year-old Richard Shelton joins the fellowship of the Black Arrow in avenging the death, rescuing the woman he...

The Adventures of Captain Horn

by Frank R. Stockton Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

This was the third-best selling book in the United States in 1895. It begins:

"Early in the spring of the year 1884, the three-masted schooner Castor, from San Francisco to Valparaiso, was struck by a tornado...

All Things Are Lights

by Robert Joseph Shea Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

A story that entwines the fate of Cathars of southern France with the occult traditions of Courtly Love and the troubadours.