A Police Action

A Police Action A Police Action is a gripping coming of age Vietnam War era romantic novel It is the story of two lost confused young adults It is love at first sight when nineteen year old Samantha Powers meets Jame

  • Title: A Police Action
  • Author: A.A. Freda
  • ISBN: 9781480943513
  • Page: 278
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A Police Action is a gripping coming of age Vietnam War era romantic novel It is the story of two lost confused young adults It is love at first sight when nineteen year old Samantha Powers meets James Coppi at the country Honky Tonk in Colorado Springs There are just two problems for a storybook ending for Samantha s passion She is pregnant with someone else s child aA Police Action is a gripping coming of age Vietnam War era romantic novel It is the story of two lost confused young adults It is love at first sight when nineteen year old Samantha Powers meets James Coppi at the country Honky Tonk in Colorado Springs There are just two problems for a storybook ending for Samantha s passion She is pregnant with someone else s child and James, a young soldier, is heading for a war in Vietnam.Will this instant attraction be enough to form a lasting bond What will happen after James is deployed Will he return home safely, and, if so, will it be for Samantha Follow along as the young lovers mature through individual hardships and those that they share.

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    1. Whether you are a student of human history or if you lived through the Vietnam (not a) War era, A.A. Freda’s A POLICE ACTION will resonate with true emotional grit, while carefully sidestepping the raw horrors of the war that wasn’t. This is as much a love story as it is the story of war. Two young people, one, a young and brash soldier entrenched in the nightmare of Vietnam, the other, the idealistic young woman he left behind. Samantha and James met by chance, a twist of Fate, and their bu [...]

    2. A Police Action was the story of a young guy, James Coppi, who has been drafted into the Vietnam War in order to avoid trouble with the law. He didn't have any real goals, and didn't know what he wanted to do with his life-- he just always kind of drifted from trouble to trouble. While at Fort Carson, he meets a young girl in trouble and wants to help her. He instantly like Sam, but seems afraid of commitment. During his tour of Vietnam, he finds out how bad war can be. Many friends die, he sees [...]

    3. A POLICE ACTION/Angelo Freda Raising the bar…In a substantial and gripping look at military life, author Angelo Freda has stitched together a rivetingly clear pattern of his character’s inner growth against the background of the U.S. campaign in Vietnam, one of the more bitter and divisive wars the U.S. has been part of.
His novel, A Police Action, invites readers to be privy to the conflicts that lurk behind conflict — two countries hurtling end-game desires against each other, officers [...]

    4. Another fabulous, un-put-down-able coming-of-age drama by A A Freda. Set against the back drop of the Vietnam War, our young couple - Sam (Samantha) & Coppi - meet shortly prior to Coppi being deployed, and facing the horrors of war leaving his young lover back home to cope alone.The odds are stacked against the couple from the outset of their beautiful, turbulent romance, and we are drawn in to their chaotic story, hoping and wishing all the way.A A Freda writes brutally honestly and has a [...]

    5. I found it funny how everyone went to James Coppi for a loan; though there were times it seemed as if he didn't have a sense of responsibility, but he was responsible when it counted. I got a copy in exchange for an honest review.

    6. Army draftee James Coppi is headed for Vietnam. Tension is high in his Colorado barracks. Coppi and his comrades are training to fight a war in the jungle, and with only ten months left of his tour he just wants to live long enough to muster out and go home to the Bronx. Coppi’s decision to go into town with the others his first Friday night becomes a major turning point in his life.He meets Samantha (Sam), a woman that catches his eye. Disregarding all the pitfalls associated with becoming in [...]

    7. An easy read, cute love story and a very honest opinion of the military and that particular theater of operations. I'll compare the overall story to Ben Affleck's Pearl Harbor, a love story in wartime.Fine job Mr. Freda.

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