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Liberty & Opportunity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
In 1898 Amanda elopes with Jack and develops a publishing empire. Daughter, Dorothy falls in love with a soldier about to be charged for desertion from the trenches in WW1. In World War 11, Cindy becomes a Land Girl in war torn England and tragedy strikes the family. Each period has drama and sometimes tragedy, but vividly illustrates the determination of each woman to enrich her life through
Spy in the House of Fitzwalter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 178,880. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Spy in the House of Fitzwalter is a medieval tale of treachery, tenacity, and truth; of swords and lies, conquerors and spies. Follow Robert de London from Morocco to England and France, while he wages war with whispers in the chapel and swords on battlefields of blood. Whom does he serve, King John or Baron Fitzwalter?
The Ornament Book
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
“My childhood was another life. In America it will disappear. It will be back in Astento when people remember me. Laughing, running, playing tricks with my friends. They will have my childhood. It will not come with me.”
Skinner At The International
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
During the 1950's the author worked as a window cleaner on buildings in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Chicago, and elsewhere. Some crew members would have been called the homeless of the fifties. This story may bring new understanding about the homeless of today.
Bold Conquest
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Guy de Montgomery's Norman invaders sweep across the English countryside to claim Godstone Hall and its fairest prize of war, Lillyth. She is irresistibly drawn to this virile conqueror who woos her to a sensuous surrender. Bold Conquest is a classic tale of loyalty and passion that sizzles with white-hot intensity.
Counts of Marienberg
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,250. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
How does a country become a brave Nation? Adam Rolands would say that it can be through the experience of a ‘bleeding’ heart and by being ‘downtrodden and without hope’. It certainly is in the case of Poland, of which country’s sad history this is an interesting treatment.
On the Crest of a Wave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,630. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jolly Jack was the cabin boy on The Adventurer and he was only 12 years old.
Leonardo: Masterpieces in Milan
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Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Leonardo da Vinci came to Milan a broke, unemployed artist. He left Milan 16 years later as a broke, unemployed artist, fleeing the French. But in the years in between he worked for Duke Lodovico, painting the Last Supper, designing an Equestrian Monument, planning several wedding festivities, and much more. If you enjoyed Leonardo the Florentine, you will enjoy Leonardo: Masterpieces in Milan!
Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Minorcans of Florida is a story of white slavery, based on the Minorcan slaves at the British colony established at New Smyrna, Florida from 1763 to 1783. The story centers around 15 year old Miguel Ortegas, who is orphaned when his father dies on board ship during the trip from Minorca to Florida. He and the girl he loves endure many hardships and dangers.
Vague Souvenir
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You set the price! Words: 83,950. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Vague Souvenir: a World War 2 novel. Marine Leroy is a French child fiercely attached to her tutor. She will be betrayed: her family is divided between the Fascists and the members of the Resistance; for some, the war turns division into opportunity. Lyman Hall is a young American economist who dreams of world peace. Their dreams are shattered, but can any good possibly come out of the war?
The Man Who Sold the Roman Empire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ancient Rome under the mad Emperor Commodus. Laetus, head of the emperor's bodyguard, knows that his master must be removed for the good of the Empire. But who is best suited to replace him, and how can they prepare for the coup without attracting the paranoid Emperor's suspicion? Laetus will have to resort to desperate measures before order can be restored. But at what price?
Rock Rising Above the Water
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on true events, the story of Enzo Bardelli unfolds when his grandson asks him about the murder that, until now, had always been a family secret.
The Parthian
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Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of Pacorus, a prince of the Parthian Empire who is captured by the Romans and sent to Italy to live out the rest of his days as a slave. But fate intervenes and he is freed by a gang of runaway gladiators led by a man named Spartacus. This is the epic tale of the Spartacus slave revolt, as told by the man who fought by his side.
Thus Spake the Bard
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Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Allan of Barnsdale pledges loyalty to a doomed knight in exchange for inspiration to craft his tale of King Arthur...never imagining they are en route to an ambush by outlaws in Sherwood Forest.
Radical Times
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Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Pick Garver returns to his hometown after the Civil War a hero to some, a turncoat to most, and less likely to be with his true love than when he left.
Celtic Dawn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Britain, 400 BC. The High King is dead, and he leaves two sons, Brennos and Belinos, who are both supported by rival tribal factions. One of the brothers is destined to be High King, the other to be banished. And yet his deeds in exile will resound down the centuries when the savage Celtic tribes burst down from the Alps to sack the nascent city-state of Rome...
Tanrının Çorbasını İçmiştik
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,060. Language: Turkish. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Gazeteci-yazar Recep Genel, İthaki Yayınevi tarafından basılan “Tanrının Çorbasını İçmiştik” adlı ikinci romanında 1930 yıllarda Kayseri’de başlayıp İstanbul’a uzanan bir öykü ekseninde Anadolu'ya yerleşen Çerkeslerin öyküsünü anlatırken, etnik grupların gözünden Cumhuriyetin azınlık politikalarını da eleştiriyor.
Bilmiyorumkadın
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,340. Language: Turkish. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Scala Yayınevi tarafından yayımlanan Bilmiyorumkadın; 90'lı yıllarda Türkiye’de yaşanan politik karmaşanın orta yerinde, kendi açmazlarını, acılarını bir girdap gibi yanında taşıyanların romanı... Recep Genel, romanda Behiye ve Talat'ın 'olmaz', 'onmaz' aşkları ekseninde, geçmiş ve gelecekle olan bağlarını kaybeden insanların hayata tutunma mücadelesini anlatıyor.
Dust on His Soul
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 136,300. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspired by the life and times of Stephen Biko an apartheid activist arguably as important as Mandela. This novel is a fictional account of such a character. A story of sacrifice, suffering but ultimately redemption. Set in apartheid South Africa during the 1970s and 1980s, the dark days of South Africa's history also bred an incredible thirst for justice. A triumph of the human spirit.
Loyalty Binds Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
LOYALTY BINDS ME is the 2nd book about Richard III in the 21st-century by award winning author, Joan Szechtman. A year after THIS TIME (1st book)ends Richard III has arrived in London with his combined family--21st-century wife and two daughters, and 15th-century son, when he is arrested for a 500 year-old murder. Richard must now defend himself without revealing his true identity.