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Alabaster - Stories Behind the Gospel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Alabaster, Stories Behind the Gospel is a collection of unique short stories that provides a glimpse into the back-stories of some of the most beloved encounters in the New Testament. These fictional back-stories don't simply retell the Bible passages in a narrative fashion, but develop the characters, explore their motivations, and reveal the mysteries of faith and love.
Σολωμός
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,140. Language: Greek. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
O Γιώργος Τάρταρος παρουσιάζει ένα βιογραφικό μυθιστόρημα για τη ζωή και το έργο του Διονύσιου Σολωμού, εθνικού ποιητή της Ελλάδας.
La blonde au "Chant d'arômes" (Les Trois Âges - Volume 3)
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Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 3. Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: French. Published: September 20, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ce soir-là, il observait l’assemblée avec un regard triste. Il savait qu’il était un un nourrisson rescapé du Vel d’hiv. Aujourd’hui, le temps avait passé et on le retrouvait accoudé au bar d’un appartement des Champs-Élysées. « La blonde au “Chant d’arômes” » est le dernier tome de la trilogie « Les trois âges », une saga qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.
Virtuoso
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Virtuoso follows the young Californio, Artemio Mondego, in late Spanish California. His vagabond lifestyle is forever altered when the mysterious and preternatural man, known only as Maestro, enters his life. Duels, pirates, romance, and a clandestine society! Virtuoso conveys the enthralling story of unique and fascinating individuals, whose impetus drives them to accomplish great deeds.
Sounds of War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Nazi troops surrounded Leningrad in September, 1941, intending to shell and starve the city into submission, Anna, a seventeen year old aspiring musician, watched as her once-beautiful city transform into a war zone.
A Concubine For the Family
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
kirkus review: “an adept stylist and storyteller, author weaves this tale of upper- class china in upheaval(1937-41). an engaging family saga by a talented storyteller.” this “book-fragrant” family's harrowing experiences highlight feminine solidarity and heroism, including dramatic events in an opium den, foot binding, acupuncture and raising silkworms. lisa see: “I really enjoy the story."
Guardian Angel
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Douglas was having dreams. The events in the life of Mary Queen of Scots were being played out before him almost every night. Was he really watching what happened more than four hundred years ago? Would he uncover the truth that had eluded historians for centuries? Would the dreams somehow help him to solve the clues to find the secret family legacy he had inherited from his mother?
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
Le Papillon Vert
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,840. Language: French. Published: September 13, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Charles-Marie de La Condamine (1701-1774), chevalier de Saint-Lazare, membre de l’Académie des sciences et de l’Académie française, est un peu l’inspirateur de Jules Vernes, de Tintin, et d’Indiana Jones… Grand voyageur en Méditerranée, au Pérou, en Amazonie, et Guyane, il découvre le caoutchouc, le curare et le meilleur quinquina.
Pages Of Your Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An aging Shirley Rumming has never had so many reasons to disclose details of her life. A life she concedes is based on secrets and lies. She worries her silence will demonstrate betrayal. Attempting to seek understanding and forgiveness she must reveal all however, her body is failing and she fears she is not long for this world.
Daughters of the Dragon - A Comfort Woman's Story (Korean Version) 용(龍)의 딸들 위안부 여인의 삶과 죽음
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,750. Language: Korean. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
제 2 차 세계대전 중, 일본군들은 200,000만 명이 넘는 여성들을 강제로 끌어가 성 노예를 삼았다. 이 책을 통해 한 여인의 삶, 그 질고의 삶을 살면서 끝까지 져버리지 않았던 약속과 그것을 지키기 위해 절망 속에서도 오직 한뜻으로 용기와 강인한 정신력을 볼 수 있다.
La guerra de Leda Aguiño
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 10, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Leda Aguiño es la historia de una superviviente en una época de egoísmos.
Newborn Nazi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"This family is amazing! A Nazi spy. A future SS officer. A brother in America oblivious to everything. And a sister who would kill us all." Germany, 1934 - SS officers entered the house of Hedwig Schultz and ripped her young brother from her. Selected for an elite division of the Hitler Youth, he will train indoctrination into the feared SS. Hedwig finds herself in a world of secrets and lies.
The New World Architect
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 167,940. Language: British English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of biographies of the 23rd and 24th centuries, of both the great and ordinary, and as including the considered prophet and overall architect of the new World Charter, Makali Defaru.
Libby Morgan: Reunion
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Series: American Heritage Quilt Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,040. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Libby Morgan: Reunion is a tender, coming of age story about a young girl who learns the truth about her family's past, all the while learning the art of quilt making from her very talented grandmother. Libby's tenacity pushes her family into solving a mystery surrounding her grandmother's first-born twins who were thought to have died and ensures her father's inheritance of a fortune.
La leyenda de las Guerreras Jurakanis
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,800. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Siglo XVI. Un galeón de la Armada Imperial parte del puerto de Sevilla con destino a Veracruz, Nueva España.
The Man With Ruby Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"I live so that others may die." That is the conclusion reached by Piotr Nerbecki. Child of a loving land - owning peasant family, brought up in the Orthodox Christian faith, native to a stateless land fought over by four kingdoms. The whirlwind of suffering inevitably reached Piotr, when an evening raid resulted in the murders of his parents.
Conspiracy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,910. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by Llumina Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Fountain murder trial took place in Hillsboro, New Mexico Territory in 1899 for the killing of an eight-year-old boy, Henry Fountain, three years earlier. Pat Garrett, on his last big case, twenty years after he killed Billy the Kid, investigated the murders of Henry and his father Albert, then lost a major gun battle with the defendants when he tried to arrest them.
The Five Stone Steps
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Price: $8.15 USD. Words: 87,930. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
South Shields born John Orton brings to life the memoirs of a Shields bobby in the 1920s and gives an authentic picture of his home town, its character and its characters nearly a century ago.
Without Redemption
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Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the spring of 1846, William and Elizabeth Darmon receive a mysterious letter from a soldier dying on a Punjab battlefield. Soon after, a Sikh refugee arrives at London dock pursued by a Russian agent who kills the warrior and kidnaps Elizabeth. William trails them to India and confronts the predator high on Rakaposhi Mountain.