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A Second Chance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.89 from 55 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Flower of Iowa
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of World War I. In France during the final months of the war in 1918, young American Tommy Flowers juggles the challenges of life in the trenches with an unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. The men must navigate this revelation as the war reaches a crescendo. Flower of Iowa is a tale of love, bravery and tragedy.
A Day of Fire: a novel of Pompeii
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E. Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn and Vicky Alvear Shecter bring to life overlapping stories of patricians and slaves, warriors and politicians, villains and heroes who cross each others' path during Pompeii's fiery end. But who will escape, and who will be buried for eternity?
From the Coast of Gaza
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"FROM THE COAST OF GAZA" It's all about Gaza. It's all about the people of Gaza. It's all about their miseries, their suffering and patience. "From The Coast Of Gaza" is a brief answer to many questions like "What is Gaza? Why is Israel attacking Gaza? Why is Israel keeping Gaza under siege? What is Hamas? Why does Hamas shoot rockets into Israel? All proceeds go to help the Children of Gaza
Tidal Effects
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Series: Gray Tide In The East, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Tidal Effects follows the events in Gray Tide in the East, firstly as conflict arises with the USA over Germany’s attempt to build a major naval base on their newly acquired colony of Martinique, and then as Germany tries to exert its influence over the troubled Austro-Hungarian Empire. The story is seen through the eyes of real people drawn from history, and based on thorough historical research
The Roman Enigma
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,030. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The acclaimed novel of spies, codebreaking and intrigue in WWII Italy by bestselling author Walter Murphy ("The Vicar of Christ," "Upon This Rock"), is now a convenient ebook. First published by Macmillan and Dell, it's now presented in a quality digital edition, including active Contents. The plan... Italy, 1943. The Target: Enigma, the German's code machine. The Agent: Robert Rovere of the OSS.
What the Duke Wants
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Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
The Price of Love
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Series: The Legacy Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Legacy Series family saga continues into the Edwardian era. Each character has paid the price for innocence and deception. Now discover the price paid for love.
The Outlaw's Tale
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Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,520. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Leaving the safety of her nunnery walls behind, Dame Frevisse is waylaid on the King's Highway by a band of outlaws and drawn into an unholy web of treachery and deceit. The Outlaw's Tale is the third installment of award-winning author Margaret Frazer's twice Edgar-nominated Dame Frevisse Medieval Mystery series.
Reluctant Queen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Queen Margot returns to Paris and Henri de Guise. But as her situation becomes increasingly insecure as Navarre speaks of divorce, where can she find safety? Gabrielle d’Estrées, a young beauty, wants to marry for love. But is the love of a king enough to secure Gabrielle the happiness and respectability she craves, and a crown for her son as the next dauphin of France?
Mediterranean Madness (book 3 of 9 of the Rundel Series)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,550. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The English fleet sails through the French fleet in a dense fog. Ben fights at the Battle of St. Vincent and later Tenerife. He is sent to rescue an unwilling Italian lady from the French. At Camperdown, he is forced to take over control of the ship when his captain panics. That leads to his assignment to a mutinous ship. After much suffering he returns to Barbados and later fights at Aboukir Bay.
Đêm trước & Cha và con
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,620. Language: Vietnamese. Published: October 11, 2010 by Nha Nam. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Hai tiểu thuyết nổi tiếng của nhà văn Nga Ivan Turgenev có chung đề tài về cuộc sống của thanh niên Nga trong giai đoạn khủng hoảng về tư tưởng xã hội.
Midshipman Rundel (book 2 of 9 in the Rundel Series)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ben is transferred at the age of 15 to a most unhappy ship. He is forced into the position of ‘acting surgeon’ because he is the only one with medical training. When he is freed from that duty, he is shanghaied aboard a slaver and later he and ten of his men are captured by pirates and forced to serve. His clever escape leaves he and his crew with three ships to sail.
The Light Horseman's Daughter
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,550. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
While resisting eviction from the Queensland family property during the Great Depression Emma's father is shot dead. But left destitute, with her crippled mother and young twin brothers to care for, Emma fights back. In her struggle to survive she must overcome, ruthless wealthy relatives, racial bigotry, child abuse, corrupt financiers and choose between the love of two very different men.
Loyalty's Reward - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 2
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Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 147,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
With the beginning of WW1, Nancy and Dan find their plans temporarily altered as Meg and Jeb become special friends. Meanwhile, Dan fights off pressure to enlist in the army due to other commitments. Nancy discovers the war effort is beckoning as Seattle friends provide her with an exciting opportunity.
Falcon at the Court of Siam
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Set toward the end of the seventeenth century, Falcon at the Court of Siam recounts the true story of Constantine Phaulkon, a Greek of low birth who spectacularly rose to fame, and infamy, as King Narai's favourite courtier - in effect, if not in name, First Minister of Siam. No other foreigner, before or since, has ever held such a position of power and influence in Siam.
Loyalty's Haven - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 3
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Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 116,500. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the final chapter of this popular family saga, new challenges await as Nancy continues her charity work in Victoria. In 1918 as the war comes to an end, tragedy strikes in the form of the deadly Spanish Influenza Epidemic. Whittle's extensive research dispels any thoughts that the Pacific Northwest was not affected by this dreaded disease - then happy news boosts morale in the Brown household.
This Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This Time rediscovers the fifteenth century Richard III as he attempts to unravel the mysteries of the twenty-first century. Not only must Richard III acclimate himself to this whole new world—to sometimes comic effect—he must try to undo the damage done to his reputation through 500 years of history. "This Time" named General Fiction Finalist in the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards
Twilight of the North
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Series: Vikings, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
For 250 years the Vikings sailed the oceans. Their exploits are legendary. THE TWILIGHT OF THE NORTH recounts the exciting story of Erik Sigvaldsson. We follow him from the Battle of Stiklestad, as a member of the famous Varangian Guard in Byzantium, to the crucial Battle of Stamford Bridge. He also meets and fall in love with a slave girl.
Loyalty Binds Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
LOYALTY BINDS ME is the 2nd book about Richard III in the 21st-century by award winning author, Joan Szechtman. A year after THIS TIME (1st book)ends Richard III has arrived in London with his combined family--21st-century wife and two daughters, and 15th-century son, when he is arrested for a 500 year-old murder. Richard must now defend himself without revealing his true identity.