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Compassion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,720. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A haunting novel of time, memory and survival in Stalinist Russia. Nina, alone at night in Leningrad, writes the poem that will get her sent to the camps if the NKVD discover it. At the other end of the continent, Andrei despairs at the thought that she might already be dead. Intertwining ordinary lives with vast political events, Compassion shows how love conquers tyranny and terror.
A Virgem
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A VIRGEM dá-nos conta do Portugal moribundo no tempo do Estado Novo, mais precisamente na década de trinta. Um país suspenso no tempo, deslumbrado com o estrangeiro, pobre em recursos e ideias.
A Convergence of Luck
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
It’s the 17th century; the Tyrone rebellion has failed and The Flight of the Earls has begun. England has come into full control of Ireland and tension is brewing between the natives and the new foreigners. But amidst the chaos, a young thief is joined into a ragtag group of thieves but soon finds himself in the middle of a war over an artifact that the boy has come into control of.
Dancing in Combat Boots
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When the going got tough during World War II, America’s women got going. By the millions, housewives and mothers stepped into factories, offices, hospitals---anywhere capable hands were needed. The eleven fictional stories in this remarkable collection are based on real women whose experiences were at once typical and extraordinary. EVVY Award!
The Witch Hunter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The story takes place in Lindheim, a small town and castle in the district of today's Hesse, during the mid of the 17th century. As a result of the appointment of a new bailiff by the governing nobles of the castle, a witch hunt is starting, which in its size is nearly unique. The plan of the bailiff involves his enrichment with the belongings of the victims.
Hitler Stopped by Franco
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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The amazing, untold story of how Generalísimo Francisco Franco, Caudillo of Spain, out-negotiated Adolf Hitler and aided the Allies in winning World War II.
Escape
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
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The year is 1940. Fifty Jewish refugees seeking sanctuary in the US are fleeing from Luxembourg on their way to Lisbon.They are accompanied by a German sergeant officially assigned to provide them with safe passage. This fictional account is based on the author's actual experiences with his parents. It describes the dangers they encounter and the relationships that develop during this odyssey.
The New World Architect
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 167,940. Language: British English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of seven biographies of the 23rd and 24th centuries, as of both the great and ordinary, and as including the considered prophet and overall architect of the new World Charter, Makali Defaru.
Eadric the Grasper
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Series: Sons of Mercia, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,060. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This action-adventure laced with romance follows the “worst Briton of the 11th century” (BBC History Magazine), Eadric Streona, through his journey from poverty to power. Eadric will do anything to achieve a peaceful life for himself and his true love—even betray his country and put a Viking on the English throne. But what if his greatest opponent is the same person he wishes to save?
The Sacred and the Profane
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Sacred and The Profane is a historical novel based in 18th century Florence. Against the backdrop of the Roman Catholic Church and the feared Inquisition,this is a dark, passionate tale which contains a whole wealth of ingredients: scandal; romance; injustice; cruelty; torture; murder; fear; passion...but over-riding it all is the infallible ability of the human spirit to overcome adversity.
Ombres et lumière - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dans le train qui l’emporte en Sibérie, Pavel Olougine est songeur. Il repense aux belles années de son enfance, après qu’un capitaine de la Garde Impériale l’ait entraîné dans des aventures incroyables, en compagnie de son ami Nicolaï Oushakov, avec les premiers boy-scouts de Russie. Le garçon se remémore les bivouacs au temps des nuits blanches, une rencontre inoubliable ...
Ascension
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,160. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Konrad must face what it means to be a Jew and fight for survival. He has friends on the outside, a wife and a lawyer, but will they be enough to counter the might of the Nazi machine?
Libby Morgan: Reunion
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Series: American Heritage Quilt Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,040. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Libby Morgan: Reunion is a tender, coming of age story about a young girl who learns the truth about her family's past, all the while learning the art of quilt making from her very talented grandmother. Libby's tenacity pushes her family into solving a mystery surrounding her grandmother's first-born twins who were thought to have died and ensures her father's inheritance of a fortune.
St. Luke and the Smile of the Madonna
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,350. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Abbess Katrina dies under suspicious circumstances and an antique preparatory drawing of a famous Renaissance painting is discovered in her desk,the police search for a possible murderer, while art-historian Irma van Doern seeks answers to questions about the drawing: who was the model for the Madonna? did the painter himself model as the saint? what happened between painter and model?
Fair Wind to Bahia
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Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Shipwrecked on a Brazilian beach in the year 1834, two couples stumble onto a plantation where they find a knife in the owner's back. Harrowing encounters with Indians, escaped slaves and ruthless landlords conspiring to assassinate eight-year old future leader, Dom Pedro II, lead to a dangerous transfusion to save the cholera-stricken young prince.
Blossoms and Bayonets: A Story of Love, Faith and Courage under Japanese Occupation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,230. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on a true story, Blossoms & Bayonets is suffused with the tense atmosphere of World War II in the Pacific. The story lends an eyewitness perspective to events as they unfold for one family in Korea, revealing an era of nuance and complexity. The result is a work that speaks volumes about the power of faith.
Sacrilege Sacrifice
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Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 54,160. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This historical novel based on the tradition of a remote village during the early 19th Century. It focused on the journey of an ordinary woman, Abebe who dared all and gave all for the love of her only child. Its a tale of love and willpower playing together to force a Kingdom and its culture to standstill.
The Incident at Montebello
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,530. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Incident at Montebello is based on a true event— In 1930, Italian Premier Benito Mussolini was driving through the Italian countryside with Cornelius Vanderbilt, Jr. when his car struck and killed a little girl, Sofia Buonomano. The Buonomano family is torn apart by Sofia's death and is caught in a political firestorm that spreads from their village to Rome and across American and Europe.
Zürcher Sagen
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Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: German. Published: March 12, 2013 by Tanja Alexa Holzer. Category: Fiction » Classics
27 Zürcher Sagen aus der Feder des klassischen Literaten Meinrad Lienert.
Daughters of the Dragon - A Comfort Woman's Story (Korean Version) 용(龍)의 딸들 위안부 여인의 삶과 죽음
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,750. Language: Korean. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
제 2 차 세계대전 중, 일본군들은 200,000만 명이 넘는 여성들을 강제로 끌어가 성 노예를 삼았다. 이 책을 통해 한 여인의 삶, 그 질고의 삶을 살면서 끝까지 져버리지 않았던 약속과 그것을 지키기 위해 절망 속에서도 오직 한뜻으로 용기와 강인한 정신력을 볼 수 있다.