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Marylebone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,090. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010 by Blue Leaf Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
James Keith, on a quest to find the Scottish regalia, visits the clubs in London and encounters Caroline Kent, who has just returned from Vienna. Caroline is enraptured by the mysterious Scotsman that disappears every time she gets close. Features two mysteries, Walter Scott, a surprise about the "mad King George," and you have the makings of a read that will delight! Sequel to "Dunnottar."
Fires of Alexandria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,090. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The greatest mystery of the ancient world remains the identity of who set fire to the Great Library in Alexandria. One hundred years later, Heron of Alexandria—the city's most renown inventor—receives coin from a mysterious patron to investigate the crime, setting in motion a chain of events that will shake the Roman Empire and change the course of history forever.
The Ashgrove
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 128,920. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Eight ash trees were planted in 1921 as a memorial to those men from the village of Charlton Ambrose who were killed in World War One. Rachel Elliott, reporter on the Belcaster Chronicle, is intrigued by the whole story and she decides to find out more. But there is a mystery, the Ashgrove includes a mysterious ninth tree, never officially planted—in whose memory is this tree and who planted it?
Journey to Rhyolite
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,000. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2009 by NorLightsPress. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nathaniel had his reasons for his journey to Rhyolite, the greatest boom town in the west. He hoped to find what the snallygaster had been taken from him. Some believed it was simply an old legend, this snallygaster that could snatch away those you loved. Nathanial knew better. It had taken Annabelle, the love of his life, and he had reason to believe she might be there.
Storyteller
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Series: Storyteller, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
“Blood and fire, gold and steel and poetry, a river’s voice in the silence of the night, and the shining strings of a harp – all these and more I have known in my time.” As a wandering storyteller and would-be bard in 6th century Britain, young Gwernin encounters enemies both human and supernatural, finds love and friendship, and learns the true meaning of a Bard’s profession.
A Childs War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,400. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
In the 1940 London blitz, George Ryland, a skilled engineer, and his wife Edna lose the style of life it took them years of struggle to obtain when they are bombed out of the house they own in a pleasant suburb. The nostalgic story of their small son Alex is set in the apparent calm of Oxford. Alex reacts with a mixture of hope and anxiety coloured by a selfpreserving humour ....
Sabará 18
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A novel set in Colonial Minas Gerais, Brazil, 18th century. In Portuguese only. Everything happens in Vila Real de Nossa Senhora da Conceição do Sabará. A minor event, a Saint Joseph's statue was stolen from within a Catholic church, turns itself into a big mistery, along with a priest murder and some other strange occurrences.
Like a Man
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Czech paratroopers make a night-drop into their Nazi-occupied homeland during WW II. Their objective? To kill the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany. They accomplish their mission against insurmountable odds, then seek safety in the catacombs of an ancient church. When confronted by an entire SS regiment, their chances of escape are slim to none.
Titanic: Echo of the Dying Confession: Book One of the Aroich Saga
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,750. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010 by Veenstra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Titanic: Echo of the Dying Confession is the historical supernatural fiction, based specifically around the factual details in regards to the design, creation, and ultimately the sinking of the steamship Titanic and gives a whole new idea to the question of what was really the cause of the ship being destroyed. With accuracy and a readable style of writing that captures the Victorian/Edwardian ma
Dunnottar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010 by Blue Leaf Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The whole country is at war. William Keith is the wealthiest man in Scotland but desires only to be the kindest. John, his younger brother, is eager to fight for his country, even if his motives are a little questionable. And Robert, William's oldest, is off to battle, but his mother's only hope is that he finds a wife in the process. Even the most righteous families have dark hidden secrets.
Treachery and Treason in Canada's Sealing Fleet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,650. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2010 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is an epic love story in a period when Vancouver Island was not part of British Columbia, not part of Canada and not part of the USA, though that was an option. The hardy residents fell under the administration of the Hudson's Bay Company. This is a rivalry between two `sea dogs' played out on the sealing grounds of the Pacific North West.
Laughter's Echo (Espionage Thriller / Mystery / Historical)
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Series: The Koniotis Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Koniotis Mysteries Book One. In the early 1990's Caitlyn Spencer arrives in Mediterranean Cyprus to help excavate the Chalcolithic era site at Kaliana. Suddenly her “visions” become more vivid and real. It’s almost as if she has lived there before. Darker and more sinister than her visions--she becomes embroiled in drug trafficking and arms dealing. And she has no idea who she can trust.
Last of the Ninth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Can the dead hold sway among the living? A Roman legion has been annihilated and an imperial agent has vanished. Malorix, "the Emperor's assassin", follows their trail eastward. Led on his journey by the ghosts of a dark present and a darker past, he moves inexorably toward a final confrontation with the Reaper, the terrible spectre that haunts the last survivors of Rome's infamous Spanish Legion.
Blue Bells of Scotland: Blue Bells Trilogy One
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shawn Kleiner has it all, fame, money, beautiful women. Until the night his girlfriend has enough and abandons him in a Scottish castle tower. He wakes in medieval Scotland, mistaken for Niall Campbell, devout Highland warrior, with the fate of Scotland riding on his selfish, womanizing shoulders. Tasting Shawn’s modern luxuries, will Niall want to switch back?
Not In the Least
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A Selection of [mostly] humorous sketches and original investigations drawn from the records of the author's imaginative circle, "The Why of the World." It includes important addition to the Theory of Holes, the Truth About Zippos, and a documented revelation intended to redress the libels on the late Captain Edward Murphy, in connection with a so-called "law" scandalously misusing his name.
Nor the Years Condemn
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
At the beginning of World War 2, Britain was in the deepest trouble imaginable. 5 minutes flying time away crouched a monster. Alone against it, Britain called out to her Empire. For pilots. From all corners of that Empire, they volunteered. Only the best & brightest were chosen. Daniel Quinn was one of these young men who came to fly against the monster. They had a 1-in-3 chance of survival.
The Severan Prophecies
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,740. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
When the Roman emperor Caracalla was assassinated, his family gave the task of safeguarding their dynasty to the questor Marcellus Decimus, the narrator of this story. How he led a young boy named Varius in a race against death that culminated in the restoration of the dynasty is one of the more remarkable episodes in the chaotic and violent history of Rome.
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.
The Ash Spear
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Series: Storyteller, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,810. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
In 6th century Wales, the ash spear was a symbol of warfare and of manhood, but it also stood for awen, the poetic inspiration of the bards. As war comes to North Wales, bardic apprentice Gwernin must master all three of its meanings in order to keep himself and his friends alive. The Ash Spear follows him in the thrilling conclusion of this first trilogy in the Storyteller series.
Harriet Murphy: A Little Bit of Something
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009 by Casa de Snapdragon. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Come in, enjoy a cup of coffee, and sit a spell with Harriet Murphy as she regales you with her tales of family, life, and love in the early 1900s in the former gold mining town of Old Pine near Lake Tahoe in Northern California.