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The Illusion of Being Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Charleston, South Carolina, cousins Paul Gildbridge and Luke Pharo are searching for a letter from Catherine the Great to one of their ancestors. Following the trail, Luke realizes he is on a spiritual search that began in Russia when he met a witch in Moscow, while Paul is pushed to consider where his real passions are leading him.
The Peking Incident
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 395,520. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
Tidal Effects
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Series: Gray Tide In The East, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Tidal Effects follows the events in Gray Tide in the East, firstly as conflict arises with the USA over Germany’s attempt to build a major naval base on their newly acquired colony of Martinique, and then as Germany tries to exert its influence over the troubled Austro-Hungarian Empire. The story is seen through the eyes of real people drawn from history, and based on thorough historical research
The Scorpion’s Helper
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine that Judas is the father of Jesus. Born under the sign of the scorpion, a bastard and outcast, Judas conceives a son with a young girl named Mary. The voice of Mary's god, a voice only Mary can hear, leads her away from Judas to fulfill their son's destiny. Ozeret, her mother's mute servant, is silent witness of the tragedy to come. Only Ozeret can rescue Jesus from the scorpion’s sting.
Fire in the Hole
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the late 1880s, two Austrian coal miner brothers were among the thousands of Europeans that immigrated to America. Going to work as replacement 'scabs' for the striking miners at one of the many mines of the booming Southeast Kansas coal fields, they searched for a better life as new naturalized citizens, but instead, found the same dangerous and unhealthy working conditions.
Fair Wind to Bahia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Shipwrecked on a Brazilian beach in the year 1834, two couples stumble onto a plantation where they find a knife in the owner's back. Harrowing encounters with Indians, escaped slaves and ruthless landlords conspiring to assassinate eight-year old future leader, Dom Pedro II, lead to a dangerous transfusion to save the cholera-stricken young prince.
The Forth Conspiracy
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Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
William Darmon and his wife Elizabeth, owners of Mayfair Hall, fall victim to rival Forth family who introduce a bill into Parliament called the Writ of Confiscation. It will repossess the Darmon's ancestral home unless they can find their missing deed. A late family friend hid the document on a trip to Egypt decades earlier, leaving a clue to its location only visible in the night sky of 1825.
Sky Lark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
Fallen
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fallen intertwines the lives of Grey Bear, in the aftermath of the Marias Massacre of 1870, and Calvin, the son of an alcoholic, abusive father, escaping to the wilderness of Northwest Montana in 1997. Central to Grey Bear's story is the relationship with his son, a strong-spirited, inquisitive boy of ten named Running Dog. After Grey Bear's tribe is decimated by a ruthless Cavalry brigade.
Leica II
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: Italian. Published: August 13, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1943-1995. La macchina fotografica Leica II, che Manfred eredita dal padre con numerosi negativi, trascina tutti davanti alla propria coscienza e diventa il filo che lega diverse persone, alcune realmente esistite, che per vari motivi hanno posseduto quella macchina fotografica...
The Eyeball Conspiracy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.
Seventy Years Accomplished: Second Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 169,860. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Haile Selassie I is the King of Kings and Lord of Lords. Seventy Years after his Coronation on November 2, 1930, God sent forth his Son, in the year 2000, to preach an indisputable gospel which is the righteous call to bring the nations into remembrance of the LORD.
The Conscript
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Allan Campbell was a moderately successful Sydney architect. Outwardly, an average professional man of fifty nine. He had overcome his disability of a lost right leg. But his colleagues and friends didn’t see him try to sleep. Every week since May 1971 he dreamt of how he lost his leg. Every week. He dreamt of the terrible detail, and the acts which lead to the final event.
Risking Exposure
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Price: $1.99 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.
Royalties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Taliesin Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Ambition and drive have transformed Eve Solomon and Alex Getz into Hollywood royalty. But as their careers and lives intersect across the years, there is a price to pay—a price for true love that can never be measured.
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.
Don't Cry For Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Don't Cry For Me is a play which takes place in Zambia and Zimbabwe in the 1970s, during Zimbabwe's liberation struggle. It follows the Zimbabwe People's Revolutionary Army and those in a Girls' Military Training Camp.
The Dawn's Chorus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Dawn's Chorus is a book of intrigue, double turns and second guessing set against a backdrop of devastating historical drama.
The Blood Archive : Book Two Russian Trilogy
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Series: The Russian Trilogy, The Blood Archive: Book Two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A KGB killer hunts for a lost archive, worth billions, destined to change the course of history. Katya Marston, a refined English woman and Roo Yoder, a Midwestern sheriff, hold the key to locating the archive, linked to the brutal murder of the Romanovs in 1918. The mismatched couple race between London, New York and the French Alps to find the treasure and escape death at the hands of the KGB.
Final Victory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.