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The Innkeepers
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Abigail and Simon are innkeepers in the tiny town of Bethlehem. They are expecting an important guest who has rented all their rooms. But Simon wants to allow a couple of young travelers to stay because the girl is pregnant. Abigail won't hear of it, but Simon finds a way.
Me & Joan (of Arc)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Suicidal stand-up comic Lili meets Joan of Arc; and, playing her side-kick, makes war on "the Fathers of the Church" exploring sexuality, love, guilt, faith, and the place of women. Though almost Banned In Philadelphia, a Catholic priest cheered: “a very authentic interpretation of St. Joan of Arc…renders more clearly than [Shaw or Anouilh] her religious faith…relates Joan to modern feminism.
Broken Pieces: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Natalee restores museum pieces, but she's not sure there's much hope for her own shattered life. Until one Christmas Eve, when she meets a stranger with a broken past of his own...
Christmas Legends
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book holds Christmas stories and legends from all through the years. Stories of birth, happiness, and tears. These stories we will treasure forever and always. As for all of you, Happy Holidays!
Poverty Gulch
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Series: Cripple Creek Mining District, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Cripple Creek Mining District Series is a fact-based accounting of the discovery and early development of the gold fields in and around Cripple Creek, Colorado. Poverty Gulch tells the true story of how that gold was first discovered.
Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the grand tradition of historical fictional biographies by Robert Graves (I, Claudius), Marguerite Yourcenar (Memories of Hadrian) and Gore Vidal (Julian), THE SECULARY OF A WANDERING JEW - ENVY, brings to light the story of an outsider fated to roam through the ages under the shadows of History.
Lazarus, Man
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Price: Free! Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is the story of Lazarus of Bethany, told through tale and tribulation.
The Journey (short version)
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Price: Free! Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Note: This is the same book as The Journey without the Bible verses. Take a walk through the Gospel of Mark. Stand on the bank and watch as John baptizes Jesus. Walk the cobble streets, dusty roads and climb the mountain paths as you get to know this man. Then go to Mount Calvary and stand at the foot of the cross as they crucify your Lord. Get to know your Savior a little more intimately.
A Mother's Eyes
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Sleeping Beagle Books. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Do not be afraid, Miriam, for you have found favor with Elohim.” Come with us on a journey through her life, as she learns to live with the results of her agreement. See her life, her Son, and His Church through A Mother’s Eyes
Benny and the Bank Robber
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Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When his father dies, Benny Richardson's mother says they have to leave Philadelphia for a frontier farm in territorial Missouri. Benny tackles a mystery of the man who saves his life, a savage black stallion, a sharp knife, and ten thousand dollars in gold, missing along with a bank employee who was everybody's friend. God said, "I will never leave you nor forsake you," but can Benny trust Him?
Return Home
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Price: Free! Words: 14,870. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Callie's obsessions of the wild west had driven her to run away from home as a teenager. After she leaves her husband Jonathan with their five year old boy she reaches her destination but life isn't what she had anticipated in the west and when Jonathan come looking for her she has to make a decision to rectify her mistakes.
Saul, First King of Israel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Saul, First King of Israel is an attempt to present dramatically the story of Saul found in the biblical book of 1 Samuel from the perspective of Saul and the prophet Samuel. It covers Saul's call to become Israel's first king, his sins and their consequences, and his fall into murderous jealousy as his eventual successor, the boy David, comes to prominence.
The Prison of Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Spend nine day's in a prison cell in Rome with Paul (The Apostle) and a young convert named Tychicus as they write the Epistle to the Ephesians. Paul's eyesight is very poor so Tychicus looks at his words in the dim light to make sure they are legible. As Tychicus reads Paul's words they come alive and jump off the page as God reveals himself to Tychicus.
Names
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Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Christmas gift to my readers and colleagues here at Smashwords. May the joy of His Nativity illuminate your Christmas season and be yours throughout the coming New Year.
Finding Her Way
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Series: Wildflowers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In 1848, women can expect a few bumps along the Oregon Trail. Corinne Temple, age seventeen, has a few ridiculous challenges to face outside the river crossings, snakes, Indians, accidental gunshots and finding enough privacy to be clean along the grimy trail. * *Previously released as Seeing the Elephant - appropriate for ages 10 and above**
God's Due Respect
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012 by Two His Glory Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Nahath and Jalam, two young soldiers in the Philistine army, learn through experence that the God of the Israelites expects respect. They watch as their High Priests and Commanding Officers try to handle the Israelites Ark of the Covenant. Based on I Samuel 4 from the Bible
The Secret Touch of Mary Kincaid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by River Valley Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The talent God gave her makes her an outcast. Mary Kincaid has a gift, a healing touch. Once a street urchin, Mary was rescued by the kindly Liang, who taught her the ancient art of massage. She believes her ability to ease pain is more than a physical treatment—it’s a ministry. But folks in town see it as scandalous and act as though coming into contact with Mary might tarnish them.
I Jonah, The Darkness
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Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Run away from God. Get swallowed by a whale. Preach the Gospel to those you hate. Sleep under a gourd. Go with Jonah down the path to darkness, sink with him into the depth of darkness, know the darkness of the heart and finally see light in the darkness. Travel with Jonah on his dark journey to Nineveh. Be warned for what you find hiding there in Jonah's darkness you may find hiding in you own.
ShadowGod - Age of Kings
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Price: Free! Words: 185,590. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The light is breaking upon the horizon. Ancient prophecies unfold. The swinging lamp in the hand of the harbinger burns brightly but it bespeaks the advent of both good and evil. And. . .Messiah comes! At Dread Towers Ha-Satan rises up to cast a baneful shadow over all things. Black hordes dispatch, a struggle ensues. A shepherd boy sits upon the ancient throne to prefigure Messiah.
I, Abraham
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You set the price! Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
What would old Abraham tell us if he could talk to us today from his tent in southern Canaan? What would he say about sacrificing his son Isaac? about Sodom and his fickle nephew Lot? about Lot’s wife turning to a pillar of salt? about his wife Sarah taken into Pharaoh’s harem? Read here, in first-person style, what Hebrew Patriarch Abraham has to say about his life’s adventures.