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Fires of Alexandria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,090. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The greatest mystery of the ancient world remains the identity of who set fire to the Great Library in Alexandria. One hundred years later, Heron of Alexandria—the city's most renown inventor—receives coin from a mysterious patron to investigate the crime, setting in motion a chain of events that will shake the Roman Empire and change the course of history forever.
Giorgi's Greek Tragedy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale of revenge ensues as Giorgi's parents are murdered by agents of the Ottoman Sultan's elite Janissary Corps. Seeking revenge, he and brother Yianni scour the rugged mountains aspiring to join forces with the outlawed Greek freedom fighters. Tale is set in the Taygetos Mts. in the Peloponnese peninsula of Southern Greece during the Greek War of Independence 1821-1829 from Turkey.
Okie Boy II — Julian's Journey
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 164,840. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Okie Boy II: Julian’s Journey continues the fictional story of the Milligan family as they struggle to escape the clutches of the Great Depression and attempt to establish lives for themselves in and around the city of Wenatchee in Washington state. This book deals with the family’s renewed struggle to survive and to maintain some sense of the kind of people that they want to be.
The Ardeatine Connection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,110. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An American visiting relatives in Italy becomes involved in a search for Church documents, which become linked to the Church’s involvement in crimes perpetrated during World War II up to the present.
Serpents in the Sun
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,780. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bennett family moved to Jamaica after inheriting a coffee plantation in the Blue Mountains. This novel covers three generations of their lives, loves, triumphs and failures as the build an amazing, profitable plantation, producing some of the finest coffee in the world, and then run afoul of history.
Savannah Bound
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lancashire cotton, Queen Victoria and Buffalo Bill. In 1896 cotton bestrode the world. Suzannah from Savannah and Ben from The Peak District are drawn into Manchester. Can they escape the malevolent entwines of Mr. John and the smart young men of business? Can Suzannah escape her small cotton town roots. Will she succeed?
The President Elect: Book Three – General Joseph Smith
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a book about what might have been. In Book Three, a civil war looms. The Nauvoo Legion is conscripted into the U.S. Army, with Joseph Smith at its head. Joseph leads a campaign to return the southern states to the Union. Brigham Young leads a party of Saints to the Rocky Mountains. At the end of hostilities, Joseph Smith returns to the White House, only to face his greatest challenge.
The President Elect: Book Two - Joseph Smith the Candidate
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Price: Free! Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a book about what might have been. In Book Two, Joseph completes his campaign through the eastern states. He meets Abraham Lincoln and returns to Carthage as a trial witness. The national election is held, and Joseph and his shadow cabinet travel to Washington City as the Southern states begin to secede from the Union. Joseph makes preparations to move the Saints to the Upper California.
The President Elect: Book One - Joseph Smith the Prophet
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Price: Free! Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a book about what might have been. What if Joseph Smith had survived Carthage Jail and had gone on to run for President of the United States? In Book One, Joseph Smith recovers from his wounds and begins his campaign for the Presidency. Joseph is thrown in jail in New York City but escapes. He revisits the Hill Cumorah, where he learns about his mission and ultimate destiny.
The River That Flows Both Ways
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1634 Harmen van den Bogaert was the first European to visit the warlike Mohawks, and was acclaimed as the savior of New Netherlands. Rewarded with major responsibilities,he began to raise a family and seemed destined to become one of the colony’s leaders. Then he was accused of an unnatural crime with his own slave, and fled for his life.
Neither Rebel Nor Tory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Hanyost Schuyler was mocked by his fellow whites as a fool for preferring the Mohawks to his own people. But when the American Revolution came, only Hanyost had the imagination needed to save the lives of 700 trapped Americans and maybe the fate of the Revolution itself.
Hemlock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Boudica (Boadicea)a Viking Princess married an Iceni King Prasatugas, to live in England, which was under Roman occupation. Who made her drink Hemlock?
Legend of the Lonely Hart
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,860. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Chrys Hart was 17, she emptied her sister’s bank account and fled from her family's New Mexico ranch, the Lonely Hart. She started a new life in San Francisco and was written off by her family. Now, fifteen years later, she returns for her mother’s funeral and uncovers a secret that unravels her family’s legendary past.
Las Vidas de Felix V
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 119,340. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Las vidas de Félix V es la historia de un huérfano bajo el tutelaje de un poderoso miembro de la elite de la Santa Sede.
North with Franklin: The Lost Journals of James Fitzjames
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,670. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on original letters and diaries, North with Franklin recreates an officer's journal covering the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition of 1845. "A richly re-imagined fable." The Arctic Book Review.
The Weeping Chamber
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Simeon's life is falling apart, and he fears he may never see his wife and daughter again. As he arrives in Jerusalem for Passover, he is looking for a miracle. In this novel, Sigmund Brouwer retells the passion of Christ through the eyes of one man as he experiences an astonishing encounter with Christ in his last hours of life.
The Crown and the Kingdom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 205,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Adultery. Politics. Deceit. True love. Cruelty. No, it's not a novel about Washington, DC in the 21st century, but about France and England in the 14th century. Come explore the exciting world of kings and princesses, popes and outlaws, and know .... that it's all true!
The Year of the Rat
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Too soon after the second Big War and occupation by the Japanese army, Shanghai in 1948 faces occupation by Mao Tse-tung's army. The affluent foreigners believe this is just another civil war and will stay, but the Russian refugees who escaped the 1917 Bolshevik revolution know they will be killed.
Mary Anne
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Sold!" wept Mary Anne on her deathbed. "Sold for a bottle of rum!"
Norbury's Confession
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,480. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Norbury's Confession" is a historical fiction novel spanning the twentieth century, showing how the lives of the wealthy, patrician Norbury family of New York crosses paths with the Lambies, a hard working farm family from Minnesota. Set against the rise and fall of the asbestos industry in America, the story asks the question; "is it still murder if the only weapon used is a lie?