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Hiragami's Box
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Evan Underhill receives a mysterious music box in his flower arranging class, he has no idea what he has been charged with carrying out. Join Evan and Taylor on their various misadventures through the southern parts of Taiwan.
I Jonah, The Darkness
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Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Run away from God. Get swallowed by a whale. Preach the Gospel to those you hate. Sleep under a gourd. Go with Jonah down the path to darkness, sink with him into the depth of darkness, know the darkness of the heart and finally see light in the darkness. Travel with Jonah on his dark journey to Nineveh. Be warned for what you find hiding there in Jonah's darkness you may find hiding in you own.
БАТУ
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Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: Mongolian (Cyrillic script). Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Энэхүү өгүүллэгт Зөвлөлт Холбоот улсын армид татагдан явж буй Монголын эгэл хоньчин залуу Батын* тухай өгүүлнэ.Бат болон бусад монгол залуу эрс Оросын генерал Беловын удирдлаган дор Москва болон Киев хотын дэргэдэх тулаанд оролцдог.
Sumangali: more than a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Zen Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Sumangali is his only deviation from pure philosophy. He felt an urge to write it as it reaches beyond the story into the psychology, beyond the personal into the total workings of human mentation.
The Witch Hunter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The story takes place in Lindheim, a small town and castle in the district of today's Hesse, during the mid of the 17th century. As a result of the appointment of a new bailiff by the governing nobles of the castle, a witch hunt is starting, which in its size is nearly unique. The plan of the bailiff involves his enrichment with the belongings of the victims.
God and the Lonely Emperor
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story about what power can do to the human soul.
Ένας έρωτας γεννιέται μέσα στη φρίκη...
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: Greek. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Ενας ερωτας γεννιεται μεσα στη φρικη... ". Μια αληθινη ιστορία. Ο συγγραφεας, αυτοπτης μαρτυρας, Πρωταγωνιστες ο Γιωργος και η Φροσω, δυο νεαρα παιδια που γνωριστηκαν και ερωτευτηκαν κατω απο αντιξοες συνθηκες. Εκεινος γιος εγκληματια κομμουνιστη, εκεινη κορη αντικομμουνιστη. Εζησαν τον κατοχικο εμφυλιο στην Ελλαδα το ‘44 και βιωσαν την απανθρωπια, τον παραλογισμο και τον Γολγοθα του Μελιγαλα .
Football, Democracy & Darwin
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Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Democracy, in this illustration, and in truth stands not as a form of government 'by for and of the people' rather a Plutocracy of wealth and power, defined along racial lines and furthering the interests of the citizenry only as happenstance as may benefit the long term interests of the ruling elite.
Yesterday Once More
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Series: Once More Series, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of historical short stories Table for Two (1537) Run Crimson (1587) The Second Ark (1646) The Loblolly Boy (1805) Diary of Dr Arthur Southwick (1881) Southpaw (1939) Jubilee Jones ( 1939) The Dome is Square and Made of Jelly (1880 – 2000)
Baker Company - Episode 3 Into the Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Baker Company - Episode 3 continues the story of the brave men of Baker Company and their allies who choose to do their duty against all odds. If you like tales of heroism, adventure and even a little romance, you’ll be sure to enjoy Baker Company. Episode 4: Into the Fire, the rousing finale, is scheduled for release on September 5th. A box set with bonus content will follow in the fall of 2013.
Der Hexenjäger
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: German. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Die Handlung spielt sich in der Mitte des 17. Jahrhunderts in Lindheim, einem kleinen Städtchen im heutigen Hessen, ab. Zur Folge der Ernennung eines neuen Oberschultheiß durch die regierenden Burgherren entwickelt sich eine Hexenverfolgung, die in ihrem Umfang nahezu einzigartig ist. Der Plan vom Schultheiß geht darauf aus, sich an dem Besitz der Opfer zu bereichern.
The Crooked Man
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Series: Sorrow, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
"In the time of Sorrow, one shall take shelter under the Dead, and there be met by the Crooked Man.” An uneasy peace has descended over the World Apparent. The Winter Realm and the Old Kingdom are recovering from the cataclysmic events of the Twelfth Reconquest, while in the south, the Djanki and the Sharib retreat to lick their wounds from the battle at Temple Rock.
Verjährt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: German. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Historische Kurz-Krimis 1072 in Cornwall versucht die junge Caitlin, ihr Erbe vor den normannischen Eroberern zu retten. 1795 bestraft in Paris der Gendarm Michel eigenhändig einen betrügerischen Bäcker. 1754 sorgt Hildegard, eine der rechtlosen "Fahrenden" in Schwaben, für das Weihnachtsessen. 1824 wird in Luzern die heimatlose Clara zum Spielball einer politischen Intrige.
The Perfect Curiosity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Truly heartless? Is it possible? Dr. Childers is one of the world’s finest surgeons. His hands never tremble and if the operation is particularly delicate, he can quiet his own heartbeat to further steady them.But brilliant as he is, he has never known love. Women are unimportant. Relationships don’t exist beyond the hospital walls. Is there something wrong with his heart? Some abnormality?
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book Thief
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 98 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 123. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Book Thief” was written by Markus Zusak, an Australian novelist. It was a highly successful book when it was published in 2006 for the first time. The story of the novel is narrated by Death. The story is set in Nazi Germany. The narrator explains that he was very busy like Germany was busy.
Erma Puckett's Moment of Indiscretion
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Series: Snippets from Cedar Hollow, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
2013 Pushcart Prize Nominee Short Story Nineteen-forty-six was a turning point for young Erma Puckett for three reasons. First, it was the year she became rich. Second, it was the year she fell in love. And third, it was the year she was run out of town.
Home, Where the Birds Won't Fly
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: Australian English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
2016, Australian journalist Darya goes back to her parents' hometown of Pripyat to report on the thirtieth anniversary of the explosion in the fourth reactor of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. "Home, Where the Birds Won't Fly tracks" her return home, and describes what she finds there. Runner-up for the 2012 John Marsden Prize.
World War 2 Waffen Storm Troops
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The momentum of Hitler’s Wehrmacht comes to a grinding halt on the Eastern Front when General Von Paulus’s powerful Sixth Army becomes trapped in the city of Stalingrad as the brutal Russian winter begins.
Soir d'élections
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: French. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dans la banlieue de Rouen, les citoyens sont mobilisés pour les élections législatives. Le candidat du Parti Communiste est, semble-t-il, bien placé. Il n'y avait alors pas de télévision. Les campagnes électorales avaient une autre saveur.
World War 2 The Turkey Shoot
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Great Turkey Shoot: After their defeat at the Battle of Midway the Japanese lost the elite of their carrier forces, and were facing a new threat... the loss of the Philippines.