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The Bishop's Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"MAY GOD STRIKE ME DOWN WITHIN THE HOUR!" To the guests at the mourning feast for Thomas Chaucer, the last words of the detested Sir Clement Sharpe had been enough to damn him in the eyes of God. But the crafty Dame Frevisse and cunning Bishop Beaufort suspect that there may be an all-too-mortal hand at work in Sir Clement's death...
The Serpent's Curse - Sarmizegetusa
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Serpent's Curse encloses pages of lively ancient realities, mixed together with real life and emotions. The action of the novel takes place between years 106-108 A.D., in the newly established Roman province Dacia Felix, and has the Roman tribune Titus Avitius Germanus, a cohort commander, as its main character. The tribune finds himself caught up having to decide between the upright orders...
My Last Train Ride
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the last train ride a Jewish person takes until their arrival at a death camp.
A Miracle in Shreveport
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Series: The All Nations Team. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
"We were lucky to make it out of Shreveport alive on that early spring day in 1917." A story of the first truly integrated baseball team, decades before Jackie Robinson, set during the early years of World War I. Magic, miracles, and more... Part of the historical baseball novel, The All Nations Team (also an ebook).
The Joshua Machine
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011 by Oestara Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the first half of the 1800's in Truro Massachussetts, the mysterious John Rills built a wind chime that he claimed would only sound in a wind higher than a hurricane. But John's best friend Justin has other matters on his mind, for his uncle Antrim has stolen his ship. Besides, Justin knows that there is no wind greater than that of a hurricane. "a little gem of a book." Kathryn Yelinek
A Pig in the Roses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,630. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Athens is a city living on its nerves, a city on the verge of war with Sparta. When Diokles - merchant, family man, inquisitive, loyal and a terrible lyre player - finds his wife’s uncle Makron accused of murder, it is his duty to defend him. But this is no simple killing, and Diokles must not only smoke out the truth but risk his own life to protect his wife and children.
Cold Duty: Selected Readings from the Diary of a Gelusian Repairman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Manchester, 1860. Jamie Broadman is ripped from his comfortable life in the stables and inducted into the family business: protecting the secrets of the royal family while building a stronger Britain. Britain would never be the same. Courtesy of the British Museum and the Broadman Estate, these are the edited diaries of the man who single-handedly created the modern world...by accident.
Babylon's Thirst
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You set the price! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The baking sun condemns Enkidu's family to a slow death. To save them he must get water, but to do that, he must defy the king. A short story of ancient Babylon.
Hannah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Hannah is based on the life story of a convict woman Hannah Stanley, convicted of Granbd Theft in England and transported to New South Wales. She works in the military hospital in Sydney, marries a seaman and survives to bear 12 children and share many adventures wiuth her husband in the Australian bush.
The Saga of Beowulf, Part Two: The Land of Ice & Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,030. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Saga continues as the Nordic hero Beowulf returns home from his epic adventures in Dane-land, only to be horrified at what he finds. Clans will rise and kings will fall as history is carved in blood upon the cold hard barren lands of northern shores. He has overcome horrendous Ogres, defeated hideous Witch-Hags and toppled monstrous Trolls. Now he must confront the hardest battle of his life.
Hiram's Honor: Reliving Private Terman's Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Written by an accomplished author and a direct descendant, Hiram's Honor is a riveting true story about a Civil War soldier captured at Gettysburg and sent to Belle Island and Andersonville. He miraculously survived 17 months! Written in the first person, this meticulously researched story is highly praised by the Civil War community and experts at Gettysburg, Manassas, and Andersonville.
Die Eine und der Andere
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2011 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nachdem Alexander in der Nacht zuvor entführt worden war, erlangt er sein Bewusstsein zurück und stellt mit Schrecken fest, dass er gefesselt in einem kalten, düsteren Keller gefangengehalten wird. Er wehrt sich gegen die aufkommende Panik und fragt sich:Warum?
The Grace
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You set the price! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The armies of Assyria hound Nabopolassar to Babylon. Can he save the city…and himself?
Flesh and Stone
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You set the price! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Unis and Pepi. Slaves of the Pharoah or makers of history? Find out in the short story Flesh and Stone.
Bones Of Love, Stories of Old Hawaii
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Woven of bones and love, here are seven beautifully provocative, sometimes strangely disturbing, stories of a sadly vanquished culture and how it loved —“The Bird Catcher,” “House of Bones,” “Warrior Woman,” “Broken Vow,” “Where Has He Gone?,” “Bones of Love,” and “Thigh Bone.”
The Leaven Of The Pharisees
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,250. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011 by Newcastlewest Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Molly knows nothing about her late father's past but when she steps off the plane in Dublin Airport, she steps into another world---a world where children were taken from parents and locked away by the State and the Catholic Church. Her journey to bury her father's ashes will take her far from her destination.
Harem
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,610. Language: Turkish. Published: March 29, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Harem, yıllarca “Fantastik, egzotik, baştan çıkarıcı…” gibi yaftalamalara maruz kaldı… Harem, Osmanlı’da Kadın üzerine araştırmalarıyla ABD’de Benjamin Franklin ödülüne layık görülen Aslı Sancar’ın kalemi ve hakiki yüzüyle ilk defa bir romana konu oluyor.
The Hawk Ring
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,450. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A historical novel set in Britain under the Roman occupation, based on the revolt led by the Celtic Cadhweloenau (Catuvellauni) tribe and their king Caratacos (Caractacus). The story's main character, Colen, joins the retinue of Caratacos's druid Llygadog, and together they are involved in many adventures, battles and intrigues, until the king faces his final crisis at the hands of the Romans.
Alexander's Odyssey
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Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
If the legends are true, Alexander the Great descended under water in a glass-windowed barrel. But how would the sea-god Poseidon react to that?
The Seasons of the EmmaLee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the idyllic resort town of Charlevoix, Michigan, a story of unexpected love, betrayal, murder and redemption. The Seasons of the EmmaLee, a #1 fiction regional bestseller, is a love story of people in two different times, brought together by the magnificent cruising yacht, the EmmaLee.