Out of the Blue [NOOK Book]

Overview

France, 1916. The Great War. High above the carnage in the trenches, British and German aces joust like knights of old for control of the skies. The strain and tension of living every day on the edge of death leads to dangerous choices and wild risks. When British ace Bat Bryant's past catches up with him, he strikes out in panic and kills the man threatening him with exposure. But there's a witness: the big, ...
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Out of the Blue

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Overview

France, 1916. The Great War. High above the carnage in the trenches, British and German aces joust like knights of old for control of the skies. The strain and tension of living every day on the edge of death leads to dangerous choices and wild risks. When British ace Bat Bryant's past catches up with him, he strikes out in panic and kills the man threatening him with exposure. But there's a witness: the big, handsome American pilot Cowboy Cooper.

Cowboy, it seems, has his own ideas of rough justice.
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Editorial Reviews

Joyfully Reviewed - Cassie Joyfully Reviewed
Out of the Blue is a fantastic historical novella. (It) snared me with the twin lures of a historical time period I rarely read about and a British hero whoís completely in control in the air, but not so much on the ground. After Josh Lanyon reeled me in with those things, his wonderful characterization and deft hand with combat scenes kept me enthralled. Anyone who enjoys historical romances should read this book!† Out of the Blue definitely earns its place on that highest of keep
Jessewave Reviews - Wave Jessewave Reviews
"Have you ever felt so immersed in a book that it seemed you were part of the action? Out of the Blue will have that effect on you. The adrenalin of the suicide flights, the courage displayed by the airmen in rescuing their comrades while under heavy fire, the firefights in the air, the drone of the aircraft, the crashes as planes went down in flames with their pilots still shooting at the enemy, the camaraderie among the pilots - the action was all too exciting at times!! This is such a wonderf
To Say Nothing of the Kitteh - Emerald To Say Nothing of the Kitteh
"Beautifully written and action packed, this tale has gone straight to the keeper shelf. This author has taken a subject that I would normally have minimal interest in and made it riveting and provocative. The story here was lyrical, expressive, captivating in a way that very few ever manage. One of the few authors who have gotten exponentially better with every story. Out of the Blue is a book that must be added to the top of every reader's TBR list. Very well done!"
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015128512
  • Publisher: Just Joshin
  • Publication date: 9/4/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 95
  • Sales rank: 258,299
  • File size: 491 KB

Meet the Author

A distinct voice in gay fiction, multi-award-winning author JOSH LANYON has been writing gay mystery, adventure and romance for over a decade. In addition to numerous short stories, novellas, and novels, Josh is the author of the critically acclaimed Adrien English series, including The Hell You Say, winner of the 2006 USABookNews awards for GLBT Fiction. Josh is an Eppie Award winner and a three-time Lambda Literary Award finalist.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 10, 2012

    The way it was. A heartwrenching but still beautiful story abou

    The way it was.

    A heartwrenching but still beautiful story about pilots in World War I.

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