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The Irish Boer
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 156,640. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Arthur O'Driscoll is the older brother of Frances who nursed British troops during the Boer War. This is the companion book to An Irish Nurse in Africa and deals with the war from the point of view of the Orange Free State. O'Driscoll leads a Boer commando and later is able to use his ability to imitate British accents to become a Boer spy.
POSH - a New Zealand novel
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This series watches a small, terrified boy escape the ravages of squalid Victorian London. He stows away on a migrant sailing ship heading for the other side of the world. He escapes the predatory advances of a paedophile captain, and is adopted by an on-board family. The first book deals with terrible hardships experienced in the 1800's on these vermin packed ships heading for the colonies.
The Staff of Moses
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The incredible story of a cast of Holocaust survivors who discover part of the prophet's staff in an antique car, and trace it back to Mt. Sinai, where they encounter a glimpse of the future.
Thrown Together: A Novel of Love in a Turbulent Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The world seems to be coming apart. Into the stew of chaos, a mix of characters are thrown together. Matthew Boyer--just back from the war; Amy St. Clair--disenchanted with her conventional marriage. From the paddies of the Mekong Delta, the classrooms of Ohio State, the teeming meadows of Woodstock, cross-country highways, and the flowerchild world of Frisco, their search for meaning swirls.
The Society of Pirates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,990. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jesuit Lies or a Pirate's Fortune? Pirate Captain Tomcat Barrel wasn't happy to find himself with a hold full of Jesuits instead of treasure, but the Black Robes swear they know the location of a trove of gold. Now the question is whether Black Lips Hetchy or Don Escrado, Squire Phosper's philosophical monkeys or his enticing daughter, Jesuit poison or Tomcat's own crew is the greater danger!
Alberta Skies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,780. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Upon the prolonged death of her father, Lauren Butler decides to see if there is anything left of the love she and Adam once shared before he left for the wild and rugged District of Alberta two years ago.
The Man Who Saved the American Revolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A little known American Revolutionary War general saved the rebel cause not once, but three times. General John Glover and his Marblehead mariners predate the U.S. Marines, and these soldier-sailors saved General Washington from certain defeat on Long Island, Pell's Point and Trenton. Glover sacrificed family and fortune to the Revolution.
Storms and Shadows
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 95,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The novel follows the fortunes of the de Braose family and their relationship with King John. Responsible for the Abergavenny massacre, William de Braose is hated and despised by the Welsh. Things escalate when a maid, Ailith, joins the family as Matilda de Braose's maid. Troubled with visions of the future Ailith realizes that Matilda has a destiny that is darkly entwined with King John'
The Downing Sisters
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 175,830. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Two award winning, full-length historical romance novels in one volume
Nor the Years Condemn
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
At the beginning of World War 2, Britain was in the deepest trouble imaginable. 5 minutes flying time away crouched a monster. Alone against it, Britain called out to her Empire. For pilots. From all corners of that Empire, they volunteered. Only the best & brightest were chosen. Daniel Quinn was one of these young men who came to fly against the monster. They had a 1-in-3 chance of survival.
Benedict Arnold: Legacy Lost (A Ghost's Story)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,140. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This historical fiction novel blends a collage of facts, real characters, and plot line into a mystery that supports the theory that there is more to the story of Benedict Arnold than what history books reveal.
The China Doll
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The summer of 1932 was a troublesome one for Jack Alder. His grandmother's health was fairing poorly, they were having a difficult time making ends meet during the Great Depression, and the town banker was threatening foreclosure on the family farm. The future seemed dismal and help was nowhere in sight. But Grandmama's faith in God brought renewed hope in the form of a lost childhood toy.
Pentadaktylos: Love, Promises and Patriotism in the Last Days of Colonial Cyprus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,380. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A haunting saga of dedicated love, old promises and conflicts of patriotism set in the turbulent Middle East. A British Army officer returns to the Mediterranean Island of Cyprus to discover he has a son from a passionate love affair eighteen years before. Real and terrifying problems surface. His seventeen year old son is now a terrorist fighting for independence from British colonial rule.
The House: 1916
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,520. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Americans change houses regularly without really knowing the sellers or the buyers. The House: 1916 tells the tale of one house and its inhabitants over the 20th Century. The house is in New Jersey, but it could be in any town in the U.S. Under this one roof are many stories.
La Gesta del Marrano
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 175,790. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2011 by Crabapps Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
La gesta del marrano es una de las grandes novelas del siglo. Reúne suspenso narrativo, belleza poética y admirable sabiduría. A partir de un histórico auto de fe cometido en Lima en el siglo XVII, el autor despliega un conmovedor himno a la libertad y una de las denuncias más rotundas contra la discriminación étnica e ideológica.
To A Far Country
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Series: Highland Tales, Book 3 · 18th & 19th Century, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Evicted from their Highland croft, Jamie and Flora Lennox, with their baby daughter and other families of the township, go to Nova Scotia to start a new life. The leaving of the glen is heart-rending, and soon more disasters strike, on the voyage and as they move westwards to find suitable land. Can they survive in this new, raw country? Will they find happiness in their new lives?
Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Trader of Kiev.
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young prince of Wessex is captured by Viking raiders. He and his friends manage to escape captivity in Denmark, and begin an epic journey to Norway and then Sweden. The rest of the story is loosely based on the Primary Russian Chronicles. There, they join a Viking expedition to conquer Novgorod, and, within a year, they travel down the mighty Dnieper river to settle in Kiev.
Coffeyville
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A Harry Houdini Short Novel Coffeyville, Kansas, is known as the “Town that stopped the Dalton Gang.” Many shots were fired in the early days of Coffeyville…but there was one lone bullet, fired some years after the Daltons were laid low, that passed unnoticed by most. One man, however, would never forget; a young Harry Houdini, still some years before fame would find him.
Can Dreams Come True?
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Series: 20th Century Sagas, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,650. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In this fifth Midlands saga Kate, scholarship girl, meets Robert who offers to take her flying. Kate's heroine is Amy Johnson, and she is ecstatic. Then various calamities make life difficult. Expelled, with no job, Alf killed and Hattie unstable, Kate struggles to support them, but more problems arise. Will Kate's dream of flying ever come true?
Wild Catriona
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Series: Highland Tales, Book 2 · 18th & 19th Century, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Catriona's passion is for fabrics and printing. With father lost at sea, her mother losing the will to live, her Uncle wanting her to marry the bigoted newcomer, and her cousin wanting her as his mistress, she must flee to her Dutch relatives. Needing money after hers is stolen, she persuades Rory Napier to employ her to supervise the block printing of linen at his Glasgow factory.