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No Fences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,310. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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A powerful historical/fiction heart-warming family saga that passes through nearly eight decades and three generations, concluding with a twist in 2008. Beginning in 1925, the story is set in the South and the West and employs just the right amount of romance, intrigue, mystery, friendships, history and colorful characters to uncover the brutal politics of the plight of the Wild Horse of the West.
Helen's Daughter
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,670. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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When the Trojan prince Paris abducted Helen of Sparta, she left behind a daughter, Hermione. After the Trojan War, Hermione remains ambivalent toward Helen, and on edge as her world is once more turned upside-down.
Rhuddlan
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Price: Free! Words: 249,130. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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William Longsword, illegitimate son of Henry II of England, has been sent into exile in northern Wales. His nemesis, Earl Hugh of Chester, has retreated to a manor in Wales after a disastrous defeat at Henry's hands. The two resume their rivalry on this foreign ground, a conflict which expands to involve wives, lovers, local chiefs and a neighboring abbey.
Ireland Rose
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Series: Ireland Rose, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,080. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
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As sweeping historical romance. From the high society of Charleston to the green hills of Ireland.
Pentadaktylos: Love, Promises and Patriotism in the Last Days of Colonial Cyprus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,380. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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A haunting saga of dedicated love, old promises and conflicts of patriotism set in the turbulent Middle East. A British Army officer returns to the Mediterranean Island of Cyprus to discover he has a son from a passionate love affair eighteen years before. Real and terrifying problems surface. His seventeen year old son is now a terrorist fighting for independence from British colonial rule.
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
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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.
Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Emissary to Byzantium.
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,810. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Loosely based on the Primary Russian Chronicles, the story is of a Saxon prince and his two companions who arrive at the time of the founding of a Viking empire on the major rivers of Russia. In spite of implacable enemies and rapids, the Vikings and their allies swarm down the Dnieper River and attack the queen of cities -Constantinople.
Willow's Way
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,090. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Former professional clown, Inspector Steven Gravel of the Northwest Mounted Police takes his job very seriously. But when he approaches nearby Dawson Cattle Ranch to supply beef to a newly established fort, he finds that owner and widower Cletis Dawson is more interested in marrying off his ripe middle daughter, Emily. But Willow, the oldest and thorniest of the three, captures Steven’s heart.
Grass Dance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,600. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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After Custer’s defeat at the Little Bighorn in June of 1876, North West Mounted Policeman Braden Flynn is assigned the task of escorting the fleeing Sioux into Canada with the U. S. Calvary in hot pursuit. While doing so, he falls in love with Sitting Bull’s niece, Dancing Bird, but must overcome the clash between two governments and the decline of a proud people to win her love.
Marius' Mules III: Gallia Invicta
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
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56bc. As Fronto and his friends winter in Rome, trouble is brewing in the north. The tribes of Armorica, driven to desperate action by the harsh rule of Crassus, raise their standards in defiance of the Roman eagle causing a chain reaction that threatens everything the legions of Caesar have achieved. Can the general's commanders stamp out the fires of rebellion before the whole of Gaul is ablaze?
The Sometime Bride
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Series: Regency Warriors, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,110. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
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At the end of the Peninsular War, Catherine Audley, daughter of Britain's spymaster on the Iberian Peninsula, has a problem. Is she now the widow of a man who never existed? Is she the well-rewarded, but discarded mistress of her father's protégé, the enigmatic Englishman known as Blas the Bastard? Or is she a beloved wife whose only rival is her husband's determined expediency in a time of war?
Jerusalem Imperilled
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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The year is 66 AD. Jerusalem is in the grip of the corrupt, venal Procurator, Gessius Florus. Political and revolutionary groups struggle for dominance, religious sects quarrel, the Procurator’s iron grip overshadows all. A Jewish slave in the port of Ostia, where the boats from Judea dock, chronicles the conflicts, conspiracies and intrigues that threaten to overwhelm his homeland.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part One: The Great Gather)
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Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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Under the cloud of imminent Roman invasion, the northern druids gather the clan leaders. Calach is the 15 yo eldest son of the chief of the Caledonii Clan, and is cast into clan politics for the first time. Destined to be chief one day, and knowing the importance of the gathering, he is bewildered by the chief’s antipathy to each other. He begins to plot on his own. Thus begins Calach’s story.
The White House
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Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Two women reach for happiness amid the dangers of an eighteenth century colony. Annie Simpson is captured by Blackbeard and taken to an inn called The White House. There she meets Lizzie Poole, the innkeeper's daughter who longs for happiness of her own. Based on the legend of the Hammock House in Beaufort, North Carolina.
Some Sunny Day
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Series: LAVENDER ROAD, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 166,790. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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It is 1940 and the people of Lavender Road are living through the Blitz. 'Funny, poignant, emotional, unputdownable, Some Sunny Day rips along, taking you into wartime London and the lives of these engaging and varied characters.' ‘An exciting, action-packed book, which makes a very enjoyable, satisfying read as the women begin to make their way in a male-dominated world.’ Western Telegraph
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Two; The Druid's Plan.)
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Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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This is Part Two of the Caledonii series. 74 AD. The Druids’ attempt to unite the clans against the oncoming Roman threat has failed. Having hatched a plot to unite the clans anyway, Calach, is called to meet with Kheltine, the Archdruid of the Norlands. Taken out of Caledonii lands for the first time in his life, Calach is in unchartered territory in more ways than one. Many surprises await.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Three; The Coming of Age)
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Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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The year is 75 AD. The druids attempt to unite the clans failed last year. To aid the chief’s sons plot to unite the clans, Calach travels to the southern fortress of Bar’ton. Intent on keeping the plan from the druids, Calach’s younger brother Uwan’s own druid training has become more rigorous. Calach must be patient if he wants the plan to succeed. The fate of the Norlands depends on it.
Danny Boy and Tennie
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 5 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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TWO AMERICAN FRONTIER SHORT STORIES in the 1800S Danny Boy Whimsical and humorous, a riverbank tavern is the setting for pioneers quenching their thirst after a long wagon train journey to Indiana. It’s a roaring good time until knives are pulled. Tennie Storms on the plains are dangerously evil as the wagon train seeks shelter. Chris must work fast to save his Tennie. A love story with action.
Gees van die Labrador
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 20, 2011 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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The book provides entertainment, especially to those who wonder about life on a farm. Country folk on the other hand may be taken back to their own days on the farm and find themselves reminiscing about their carefree times in the country. The book is based on a more simple life around a small rural town in the “Riemland” or thong country. Experience farm life as only Makkie can cook it up.
Because I Go Like That and Fall Down in the Water
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Because I Go Like That and Fall Down in the Water is a touching novel about decency and deep friendships in an awakening agricultural Hawaii. It is a story depicting the era, the character of the people, and the changes to an enchanting land.