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Under Lamplight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
‘Under Lamplight’ is a story of ordinary people in extraordinary times. War uproots futures and changes directions and expectations. Love is the enduring emotion which strengthens resolve that adversity challenges. Spanning seven decades and thousands of geographical miles, ‘Under Lamplight’ shines its glow, sometimes harshly, sometimes gently into the deepest feelings of its characters.
My Brother the Enemy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Fear on the streets. Death on every corner. But the real enemy is the brother at his side. A short, heart-wrenching historical novella on a large canvas from the founder of History In An Hour. My Brother the Enemy is a story of jealousy, sibling rivalry and betrayal against a backdrop of the Cold War, Soviet oppression, violence and a desperate bid for freedom.
The Black Maria
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When love becomes your greatest enemy Moscow, 1935. Stalin is in power. People live in constant fear – fear of each other, fear of being denounced, and fear of Stalin’s secret police, the NKVD. Ordinary citizens live behind a mask – a public face that enables them to toe the Party line and conceal their true feelings and personal thoughts.
This Time Tomorrow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,230. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Two brothers. One woman. A nation at war. A compelling story of war, brotherly love, romance and betrayal during World War One. "I would say this novel is far superior to Pat Barker's Regeneration." Vast in scope and intimate in the portrayal of three lives swept along by circumstances, 'This Time Tomorrow' moves from the drawing rooms of Edwardian London to the trenches of the Western Front.
La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges
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Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
Solomos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A biographical novel about the life and work of Dionysios Solomos, national poet of Greece.
Ripples of Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The book is about Nigeria civil war and the culture that defined the moment for one family. To hunt snake is forbidden in some part of eastern Nigeria. At the peak of the warfare,communities ran out of food and had to eat what ever they saw. The result was a fierce arguement about what offends the gods, survival and culture. At the end, culture had to pave way for survival.
La Rosa e la Croce - Estratto
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Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: Italian. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Liguria Occidentale, Anno Domini 1261. La piccola Contea di Ventimiglia è assoggettata al potere della Repubblica di Genova. La popolazione è allo sbando. Il cavaliere templare Oberto Apronio è fuggito alla prigionia dopo aver partecipato alla Settima Crociata. Con la complicità di una parte della nobiltà progetta un’offensiva per liberare Ventimiglia. Il Conte Apronio è detentore di un segreto...
Beware of the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
Romancing the Rogue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 720,870. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Ten author historical romance box set.
If Words Could Tell by Rory Bannon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,650. 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 he 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.
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: 38,130. 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.
The Pendulum of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. 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
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.
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.
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.