Charles Sheehan-Miles has been a soldier, computer programmer, short-order cook and non-profit executive. He is the author of several fiction and non-fiction books, including the indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future. He served in combat with the 24th Infantry Division during the 1991 Gulf War, and was decorated for valor for helping rescue fellow tank crewmen from a burning tank during the Battle at Rumayla. Since then, he has been a regular speaker on issues relating to the Gulf War, ill veterans and the impact of post-traumatic stress. He is a former President and co-founder of the National Gulf War Resource Center and has served on the board of the Education for Peace in Iraq Center. Prior to becoming executive director of Veterans for Common Sense in August 2004, he was director of the Nuclear Policy Research Institute in Washington, DC. He continues to serve on the board of directors of Veterans for Common Sense. Charles currently manages a restaurant in Atlanta, Georgia, where he lives with his wife Veronica and their two children, along with two alien invaders from outer space disguised as small furry animals.
Insurgent: Book 2 of America's Futureby Charles Sheehan-Miles
Three months after the end of the West Virginia civil war, Valerie Murphy
From an author described as "one of America's criminally neglected authors," Insurgent is the riveting sequel to the surprise bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future. Originally published as 5 serialized ebooks, Insurgent is now available in a complete package for the first time.
Three months after the end of the West Virginia civil war, Valerie Murphy faces her worst fears as the violence escalates. Former Congressman Al Clark, now Governor of the bankrupt state, must quell an insurgency even as he struggles to put the state back together.
In a small town south of Charleston, West Virginia, Corporal Jim Turville faces combat, love and fear in an conflict which grows increasingly dangerous with every day.
- Cincinnatus Press
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- 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.95(d)
- Age Range:
- 16 Years
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This book is INCREDIBLE. It is nothing like what I usually read, yet I am drawn in almost immediately. Thank you so much Charles Sheehan-Miles for writing something that I dont only enjoy but love!
Excellent book. Enjoy the Author's writing style and character development. You can feel what the characters feel. Waiting for the sequel. Couldn't put this one down.