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Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. Or is this just a little white lie?
Worth a Thousand Words
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When the spoils of war is paid with blood, will the ghost of one soldier's daughter save him from the limbos of the afterlife?
If Words Could Tell
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Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 83,660. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
William Shakespeare on his 450th anniversary has lost all patience with the level of speculation surrounding his authorship and is determined to meet it head on, he is helped by a chance event when a graduate actor dosses down for the night in a condemned inn that dates back to his time. ben is familiar with the controversy so assents to the writers' plea so agrees to accompany him to his own time
Homeland's Hope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Stage and screen legend VIRGINIA BENOIT performs for standing room only crowds in her adopted home of France. When the Nazis roll into Paris, she flees to Casablanca, taking the heart of a enemy General with her. While in there, Virginia devises a plan to use her position, talent, and influence with the high ranking Axis officer to aid the Allied cause.
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the British-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. The Zulus, however, have other ideas. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
the novel 'exodus'by leon uris is translated in marathi language.
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Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: Marathi. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
attached here one page as sample
Dancing Upstairs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Susan has been in Provence for over a year when Jimmy Hanson brings news of her family in Ireland. Determined to put the past behind her, she travels to Kilmain with Chaz and Jimmy where she befriends an elderly lady who knew her mother well. When Susan decides to visit Leeds for Christmas, she follows the route her mother took as a runaway – but she wants nothing to do with her father.
Σολωμός
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,150. Language: Greek. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ένα βιογραφικό μυθιστόρημα για τη ζωή και το έργο του Διονύσιου Σολωμού, εθνικού ποιητή της Ελλάδας.
¡Muerte al Borbón!
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Un anarquista que intenta atentar contra Alfonso XVIII durante su primera visita a Gran Canaria en 1906.
The Pendulum of God
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You set the price! Words: 149,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"It has been a long time since I have enjoyed myself so much with a literary work." - Albert Salvadó, author. "The scene of the eruption of Vesuvius is a master piece!" - Marlene Moleon, author and editor. "If there was such a thing as a six star ranking, I'd give The Pendulum of God six stars" - Joan P. Ashley, author. "Awesome, awesome, awesome!" - By Richard D. Reader
Encounters in Bethlehem
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bible story of Jesus' birth tells that there was no room at the inn for Mary and Joseph because of the census crowds in Bethlehem. In the crowd, others were present to witness the couple, the star, the shepherds, and this miraculous birth. Encounters in Bethlehem tells the story of some of these everyday individuals at the inn and the affect on their lives of the birth of God's son.
Confessions of Time Spent with Humans
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Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An account of a family torn apart by a secret as told by a chair, so sit and listen.
Risking Exposure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When fourteen-year old amateur photographer and Hitler Youth member Sophie Adler contracts polio, she unintentionally starts a journey from which there is no return, one that changes her status from Nazi insider to Nazi target.
A View from the Bench
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
The Ghost of Lotus Mountain Brothel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Alice Ling Yoo, also known as Ling Ling, is a working girl in China. This is her diary. The story of an average girl with big dreams. Times are changing. Asia is overrun with foreign businessmen of questionable character. Political upheaval is on everyone's mind. An economic future uncertain. Historic times. The year is 1911, but it could just as well be today. For China lovers of all eras.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory
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Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Stone Giant
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You set the price! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
The House at Zaronza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,990. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Rachel Swift travels to Corsica to discover more about her forebears. She comes across a series of passionate love letters and delves into their history. The story unfolds of a secret romance at the start of the 20th century between a village schoolteacher and Maria, the daughter of a bourgeois family. Maria’s parents have other plans for her future, though, and she sees her dreams crumble.
The Lost Years of Jesus Christ
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Price: Free! Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Joshua of Nazareth, better known today as Jesus Christ, is about to celebrate his thirteenth birthday and become a man in the eyes of his people. After witnessing young Joshua’s charisma and speaking ability at the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, a power hungry Sadducee priest named Moloch journeys to Nazareth hoping to recruit the boy for his own purposes.
As Angels Weep
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Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,540. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Throughout occupied Europe, amidst tyranny and terror, common people gathered around their kitchen tables and plotted treason. It was a crime against the state to save a life. “The Three Angels” are the stories of just three of the survivors hidden during the Holocaust by these quiet heroes. They remain mostly anonymous. We must be content to know they existed, and stood against a great evil.