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Treason: The Violation of Trust
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Treason" is about first settlers in colonial North America. They were Puritans in the 17th Century, Quakers in the 18th Century, in the Loyalist Diaspora to Shelburne, Nova Scotia after the American Revolution, and Canadian soldiers in the trenches of World War I. It is about their life and times, of the politic individuals who held sway, and the cause and effect of their use and abuse of power.
Druids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Hades Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Rhonwen, a healer, keeps the Druidic culture and practises alive in a land ravaged by a Roman civil war. Sworn by her Mother to a blood oath of vengeance, she must choose between fulfilling the promise or following her own heart`s path.
The Water Gate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Since the 1974 Watergate scandal, every subsequent scandal has carried the suffix "gate". If scandals are named after the Watergate Complex, what is Watergate named after? This novel tells the story of how Watergate may have gained its name.
Osama Bin Hiding (And his Love of Dr. Pepper)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A reporter is nabbed by men from the Taliban and is given a private audience with the most wanted man on the planet. Why? His captor keeps alluding to a game that is eons old. What game? What is I.T.H.A.S.G.A.? And what is it about Oh Henry chocolates and Dr. Pepper?
Clare: A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 237,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Alcuin Communications, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Clare Keane is fourteen years old when her mother dies of pneumonia in the tenement room they share in turn-of-the-century Cork, Ireland. Left with two younger brothers, her closest family thousands of miles away in St. Paul, Minnesota, Clare begins a dangerous journey that takes her from Cork through the port of Queenstown to Ellis Island, New York, and finally St. Paul.
Redemption
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Bianchi family must deal with the corruption, sexual abuse, and explotiation in the Catholic Church in 1400's Rome. Chiara watches her brother, a priest, become corrupted in his desire to succeed, and turns to her friends, one of whom is a Jewish storekeeper with long-reaching ties to the Bianchis.
Saskatchewan
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A family saga about a Canadian prairies dynasty, the discovery of oil and a small rural town living in the shadow of a serial murderer.
Between the Dark and Dawn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,690. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An historical novel of the great San Francisco earthquake and fire
Apache Tears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
An Apache youth, stolen from his home after a massacre, is forced into slavery. The young man dreams of freedom and hungers for revenge. Join Kaetin on his journey through life as he seeks freedom and deals with the bitterness of revenge. Walk beside him as he meets the White Eyes, Geronimo, and Pancho Villa. Will he accept the call to be an Apache warrior or does his life follow another trail?
Lizzie's Legacy - Lizzie Series, Book 4
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Series: Lizzie, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lizzie continues her plans to give women, and the poor, a voice in local politics at the same time discovering that a dear friend has returned from exile opening old wounds but giving her a brilliant idea. Following her 18th birthday, Lizzie, makes a life-changing decision to take on the greatest challenge of her young life. Don't miss this final chapter of Lizzie's story.
To Keep Away The Chill (and other victorian stories)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection that ranges from ghosts on the open plains in the US, to High-Society London and back to mid-Western America, all during Queen Victoria's reign. Some are based on true stories and some are the way I wish things were, without all the rules and class distinctions.
The Last Letter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
She wouldn’t have believed it if she hadn’t found the letter... Katherine's mother arrives on her doorstep, dying, forcing her to relive a past she wanted to forget. After years of anger, can Katherine find it in her heart to understand why her mother made the decisions that changed them all? Can she forgive and finally begin to heal before it’s too late? Will the letter set them free?
Streets of Hope - Lizzie Series, Book 3
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Series: Lizzie, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,880. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lizzie's empire continues to expand but her reputation and good deeds have now come to the attention of evil competitors. A visit to the farm in Hertfordshire includes an unexpected happy awakening but her journey to adulthood was never meant to be easy. She and Quon meet an unexpected and deadly adversary who changes their lives forever. Book 3 of 4
Rosedale In Love: The House of Mirth Revisited
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,930. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1905 New York, Jewish financier Simon Rosedale plans to force his way into high society through marriage. But will Lily Bart, the impoverished society beauty he has his eye on, lower herself to marry a Jew? Written in a period voice, Rosedale in Love audaciously revisions Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth, offering readers a timeless American story of greed, envy, scandal, love and revenge.
Line by Line
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The 1930s: As the Great Depression deepens and her family disintegrates, Maddy Skobel flees her central Ohio town—by freight train—determined to make her own way. Learning to survive as a hobo while facing hardship, danger, and violence, Maddy must discover her own resourcefulness and strengths.
Mùa Biển Động tập I - Những Đợt Sóng Ngầm
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 25, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mùa Biển Động tập I - Những Đợt Sóng Ngầm trường thiên tiểu thuyết lịch sử Nguyễn Mộng Giác ebook edition Kệ Sách xuất bản - 2011 Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-5759-8
Sol's Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Berlin, 1922. World War I is over. Most of the world enjoys peace and prosperity, but Germany suffers. People dine on cats and dogs. German money is rapidly becoming worthless. Amid the problems, two boys--Solomon Freund, Jewish, and Erich Weisser, Catholic--declare themselves "brothers in blood." But as their friendship grows, so does Hitler's power over the German people.
The Comfort of the Shriek
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When President Lincoln is shot dead, an apocalyptic cult worshiping in the swamps of Louisiana fears the end of days is near. When they find the apocalypse's angel buried in mud, they know it. One of them, though, has decided the angel is not theirs to fawn over, it's his. And he'll do anything at all to keep it...
The Last Man's Dead
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 122,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Espionage, political and military intrigue, double agents, seduction, murder, lust and love may have been part of everyday life for some of those living in Berlin during the years it was a divided city. For a few, like Rudolf Hess incarcerated as the sole prisoner in Spandau prison, life was simpler, and yet he held secrets that would be politically devastating if he were free to reveal them.
Xs and Os
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This Pushcart nominated story takes place in Arkansas during World War II. When Jubie Lee Franklin meets Sachiko Kimura, they find though their skin color is different, they have something in common.