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David Watts Jr.

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in Mobile, AL, The United States



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Save one life... change the world. What if you saved 100,000 lives from North Korea?

I'm enjoying this giveaway process here on goodreads.... excited to give away give copies of my new historical fiction novel: Hope in Hungnam. The story weaves a fictional story around the true story of the Christmas Eve evacuation of 100,000 civilians from North Korea in 1950.

In addition to that, one ship - the... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.37 · 54 ratings · 18 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Hope in Hungnam

4.36 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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The Chase and Other Short S...

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Barnett-Watts Debate

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Hope in Hungnam by David Watts Jr.
"A five ***** review for "Hope in Hungnam" by David Watts

David Watts takes readers back to 1950 and leads them on an inspiring journey through the darkest days of the Korean War - days in which men bleed and die in order to save an entire generati..." Read more of this review »
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Thanks very much - I sure hope you enjoy!

I just processed all of these give-aways - and hopefully you'll have your copy within a week or so.

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Hope in Hungnam by David Watts Jr.
"Hope in Hungnam takes place during the darkest and coldest days of the Korean War. The year was 1950. In fact, it was 62 years ago this week that the events described in this book unfolded. The setting is the brutal Battle of Chosin Reservoir and..." Read more of this review »
Hope in Hungnam by David Watts Jr.
"This is a great read. I was born in Aug of 1950 and knew very little about the Korean war. David wrote about history in a way that was engaging, entertaining but knowledgeable. The mix between a great love story and the horrors of war kept me up p..." Read more of this review »
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Last of the Breed by Louis L'Amour
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What a great, authentic book which crafts a compelling and engaging story. Definitely not the normal Louis L'Amour genre - but this is good... a great story of survival in a hostile world.

If you're looking for authentic story-telling - this is a grea
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Hold Autumn in Your Hand by George Sessions Perry
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An impressive book which vividly and effectively captures the desperation and poverty of East Texas sharecroppers during the depression. It is not a long book, and as a result you'll find it a quick read. It is not particularly deep, but it is very e ...more
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I believe this is the right place for this. May I encourage you to check out my historical fiction novel of the Korean War?

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“You often told me that it is not the length of days that is the measure of our life. Rather, it is the measure of our life that is the length of our days.”
David Watts Jr., Hope in Hungnam

“He had seen enough conflict and combat in his life to know that man needed a reason to hope.”
David Watts Jr., Hope in Hungnam

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