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The Nature of a Crime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After gambling with, and losing, money from his employer’s estate and fearing that discovery and a prison sentence is around the corner, the narrator decides to end his life rather than face up to the disgrace. His last act on earth is to write a suicide note to the woman he has always loved - explaining everything and reminiscing on their relationship.
Бату
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Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: Russian. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
«Бату» — это рассказ о монгольском чабане, призванном в советскую армию. Вместе с другими монголами он воюет под началом генерала Белова под Москвой и Киевом.
Chronos and Old Facts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A budding scholar gets sent to a hidden building on the campus to meet Chronos, the keeper (and destroyer) of old facts. What he learns from Chronos will make him re-think everything he thinks he knows. Is it chronological snobbery, or is it just good scholarship?
a stunning book of but one story
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Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: Australian English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A test file for the Hunter Writer's Centre, contain's their young employee's most recent English assignment, a 300 word text in response to a unit on war poetry. Warning, may contain violent appropriation of Italian culture.
Rallying Cry/Last Vessel of Atlantis
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Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
From a secret and amazing World War I regiment to a lone Atlantean ship facing a world of savagery—two stories of high adventure.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 1 - The Barbarian Cycle
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Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 1 to 4 of the original Carthaginian Empire series and two bonus episodes previously only available in the print anthology.
Morning Glory
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Series: Morning Glory, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,940. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The first novel in a trilogy about the love story of the Philippine National hero Dr. Jose Rizal, and the Irish beauty, Miss Josephine Bracken.
El juez de Sueca
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 8, 2014 by Forjadores de Sueños 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Novela corta (unas 80 páginas). Septiembre de 1911. Durante una huelga general contra la guerra de Marruecos, el juez del pequeño partido de Sueca (Valencia) hará todo lo posible por restaurar la paz social en su jurisdicción, incluso exponiendo su vida, si es necesario.
Aerial Apparitions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Pilots experience unexplained and strange events all the time, but they will not discuss them with non-pilots. All of these stories are based on actual events as told to me. I am publishing it s fiction to protect their identities and the names of companies or military units. I have added some dialog and descriptions to make it more entertaining to the average reader.
Dentellières
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 23. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: French. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A Courseulles, en Normandie, tandis que finit le XIXe siècle, un négociant de dentelles apporte leur ouvrage à ses ouvrières. Allons avec lui pour les rencontrer !
The Cave Painter's Daughter And Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a collection of short stories set at differing periods, starting with a murder story set in pre-historic times, a dramatic encounter during the English Civil War, and some of the adventures of Tilly Price, a little maid working at ‘the big house’ during the Edwardian era, who is a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes.
Julius Caesar: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of Julius Caesar uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The story portrays the 44 BC conspiracy against the Roman dictator Julius Cae
Love, Interrupted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Martin Grandjean longs to show his love for Arivan Tremonde, but life for two painters in fin de siècle France can be chaotic for artists, and a whimsical fate keeps intervening. Comedy and gay romance. Love, Interrupted is an alternative universe side-story to the novel Lantern Slides From Old Bohemia, but it is a stand-alone work that can be read without any knowledge of that book.
The Capture and Murder of Der Reichsfuhrer SS Heinrich Himmler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nazi Germany formally surrendered on May 9th 1945. Post war one major participant was missing and that was the monster Heinrich Himmler...killer of an estimated 8 to 9 million innocent European citizens. He and nearly a dozen of his gang went missing for almost two weeks after the end of the war.
Жизнь и байки старого ядерщика
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Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
Рассказ не о том, как ковался советский ядерный щит, а о людях, которые жили, любили, «пахали», выпивали, умирали. Писал с интересом, уважением и любовью.
Мне страшно
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Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
Героиня - дочь летчика-испытателя - проживает полную драматичных событий жизнь в советской и постсоветской Москве. Интеллигентность и сила духа героев позволяет им пересилить страх и встать наперекор государственной системе
Kepi Blanc
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerhardt was born to be a soldier - to fight and die with honour for his country. But when a chance encounter in the North African desert finds him pitted against the legendary French Foreign Legion, Gerhardt embarks on a harrowing odyssey across the changing landscape of modern warfare, discovering what it truly means to be a soldier.
Echo Beach
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Two men during World War Two, one anxious to serve, the other just wants to stay alive. How can one man help another? Written by a veteran and released specifically for Armistice Day 2013. Remember our troops, both past and present. They give up their today so you might have a tomorrow.
The Woman Who Ran Away
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever wanted to run away? Felicia does. Her life as well as her ten-year-old son’s may depend on it. Now is the time for her to act, to protect her son from the worst of her bad choices. She’ll find them a safe place for the night, and the rest will take care of itself. Yet at the back of her mind is a nagging suspicion it wont’ be that easy.
Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lin Han wants to honor her sister, but few options remain open to her. Still, she struggles to do the right thing and to keep her sister's memory. Historic fiction taking place during Tang dynasty China.