1920, Shots Fired, Officer Down

Posted on: September 9th, 2013 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography
1920, Shots Fired, Officer Down

  Honolulu Motorcycle Police Officer Stan Cook, during a traffic stop, is confronted by a driver high on crystal meth and a AK-47 assault rifle. The outcome is a shootout where the drive fires 20 rounds from the AK-47 and Officer Cook fires 18 rounds from his Smith & Wesson 5906 9MM pistol. The driver is killed and Officer Cook … Continue reading

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

Posted on: March 6th, 2012 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

  This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers. Ishmael Beah used to be one of them. What is war like through the eyes of a child soldier? … Continue reading

Beyond Birkie Fever

Posted on: August 23rd, 2012 by Walter Rhein
Assigned categories: Biography
Beyond Birkie Fever

  Cross-country skiers are hearty folk. The compulsion to race marathon-length distances in subfreezing conditions requires an eternally optimistic and fiercely independent spirit. The fear of blinding snow or paralyzing cold does not deter them, and it has been said that skiers do not merely laugh at adversity; they are completely oblivious to its existence. America’s greatest cross-country ski race … Continue reading

From A Name To A Number

Posted on: March 29th, 2012 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography, Non-Fiction No Comments
From A Name To A Number

  Alter Wiener’s father was brutally murdered on September 11, 1939 by the German invaders of Poland. Alter was then a boy of 13. At the age of 15 he was deported to Blechhammer, a Forced Labor Camp for Jews, in Germany. He survived five camps. Upon liberation by the Russian Army on May 9, 1945, Alter weighed 80 lbs … Continue reading

John McAfee’s Last Stand (Kindle Single)

Posted on: December 6th, 2012 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography
John McAfee's Last Stand (Kindle Single)

    There was always something unusual about John McAfee. The tech entrepreneur made a fortune from the antivirus software that bears his name, but he also spent years as a cocaine addict, spiritual guru and yoga expert. In 2009, after losing millions in the stock market crash, he decided to retire to the tiny Central American nation of Belize. … Continue reading

Memoirs of an Outlaw

Posted on: July 12th, 2013 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography, Daily Features
Memoirs of an Outlaw

  In Fallujah, during a particularly difficult time in the Iraq War, a group of Marines are deployed on a tour that will bring them closer together, while threatening to tear them apart. The Delta Company Outlaws are a group of Light Armored Reconnaissance Marines deployed in 2004 to one of the most hostile war zones in the world. Through … Continue reading

Roll Call, A SHOCKING True Prison Story

Posted on: July 30th, 2012 by David M.
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Roll Call, A SHOCKING True Prison Story

  Roll Call is a story with a cast of characters that include Mexican drug cartels, southern California street gangs and Hell’s Angels all fighting for their piece of the drug culture. In the middle of it all, B.J. is hell bent for destruction until he realizes his destiny in the nick of time. Add a good detective squeezed out … Continue reading

Seven Years

Posted on: November 20th, 2012 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography
Seven Years

  Seven Years is a true life adventure. Be part of the Author’s crew as he sails his rusty old yacht in huge seas, runs aground on sunken reefs and anchors off exotic shores. Hold your breath, and hang on tight, whilst you accompany this old biker and sailor as he navigates the shifting shoals of Middle East politics and … Continue reading

The Outsider

Posted on: March 25th, 2014 by Kayte M
Assigned categories: Biography, Daily Features, Non-Fiction
The Outsider

By Ariel Sabar. Roger Garlock Barker was one of the most extraordinary — and least known — figures in the history of psychology. Just months after becoming chair of the psychology department at the University of Kansas in the late 1940s, Barker decamped with his family to the tiny backwoods town of Oskaloosa, population 725. It wasn’t escape Barker was … Continue reading

The Secret Habits of Steve Jobs

Posted on: April 27th, 2012 by David M.
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The Secret Habits of Steve Jobs

  With all of the great geniuses of our time, it can be difficult to find a single one that really stands out but apparently, Apple CEO Steve Jobs was one of those who really stood out. Why? Well, for one he was well known for all of his accomplishments in the world of computers. He developed technology that was so … Continue reading

Unspoken Abandonment

Posted on: April 8th, 2012 by David M.
Assigned categories: Biography, Non-Fiction No Comments
Unspoken Abandonment

    One of the most powerful and moving stories you will ever read, this book will completely change the way you look at life. ‘Unspoken Abandonment’ is the story of one man’s struggle to return home from the war in Afghanistan, only to find the person he once was may never be the same. Bryan Wood is a military … Continue reading