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For these American POWs, the war is not over. Abandoned by their country, used as political pawns by Stalin, their last hope for getting home again is backwoods sniper Caje Cole and a team of combat veterans who undertake a daring rescue mission.
After a lovely Russian-American spy helps plot an escape from a Gulag prison, they must face the ruthless Red Sniper, starving wolves, and the snowy Russian taiga in a race for freedom.
December 1944. As German forces launch a massive surprise attack through the frozen Ardennes Forest, two snipers find themselves aiming for a rematch. Caje Cole is a backwoods hunter from the Appalachian Mountains of the American South, while Kurt Von Stenger is the deadly German “Ghost Sniper.”
Having been in each other’s crosshairs before, they fight a final duel during Germany’s desperate attempt to turn the tide of war in what will come to be known as the Battle of the Bulge. Can the hunter defeat the marksman?
Even in the midst of war, some battles are personal.
5ws for Writing Students presentation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, June 2017.
Father’s Day Weekend Book Signing at the Old Gray Mare, Chesapeake City, MD, 11 am-1 pm, Saturday, June 17
Release of GHOST SNIPER audio book, June 20, 2017.
Writing and Teaching presentation, Stonecoast MFA at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME, July 2017.
Book signing at Lotus Festival, Historic Mount Harmon Plantation, Earleville, MD, Saturday, August 5, 2017
Anna Ella Carroll presentation, MLA Conference NYC, January 2018.
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