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A New Beginning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 166,240. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1946 brought about a new era. It was also the year the cold-war began. But there was another battle closer to home: the proposed Bill for a National Health Service. The Bill, when passed, would, for the first time, give free medical care to each and every man, woman and child in Britain.
Omphalos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
Eight Days
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Reflections of an unforgettable summer. This is the Deep South and the setting for eight remarkable days one hot summer in the early '50's. An itinerant preacher comes to a small town and brings with him hope and love that affect one family in particular. John's words from the Scripture bring about changed lives and changed minds, as these townspeople come face to face with prejudice and racism.
Cooperatism
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,300. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this fictitious, historical account of the world in the 21st century, a historian from centuries into the future, writes a work of history recounting the events, people, and writings that lead humanity to attempt to shed its dependence on the universal money system. We follow along as a new system develops, causing people to reconsider their allegiance to a controlling, dominant, money system.
The Seeds of Chrisitianity Series 4-Book Set
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 382,660. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Seeds of Christianity™ Series 4-Book Boxed Set by E. G. Lewis contains four complete and unabridged novels: WITNESS – Book 1, DISCIPLE – Book 2, APOSTLE – Book 3, and MARTYR– Book 4. These best-selling Biblically and Historically Accurate stories of the Early Church have received over 125 5-Star Ratings. Available for the first time as a bundled digital set.
A Day of Fire: a novel of Pompeii
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E. Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn and Vicky Alvear Shecter bring to life overlapping stories of patricians and slaves, warriors and politicians, villains and heroes who cross each others' path during Pompeii's fiery end. But who will escape, and who will be buried for eternity?
Romancing the Rogue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 720,870. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Ten author historical romance box set.
Ugly Truth, Beautiful Lies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,040. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Joe and his wife Laura's holiday looks to be anything but relaxing when they are tasked to find out the truth about the disappearance, some 160 years previously, of Connor Magee, low born but noble and romantic, and his upper class sweetheart Isabella.
A Safe Haven
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Series: Flower from Castile, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Isabella continues her search for Miguel, despite the truth that he has met his death on the pirate ship. Columbus’s promise to find gold in large quantities for the Spanish crown has become elusive, sifting as sand through his fingers. The refugees from Castile’s forced exile are now faced with a new threat—Portugal has promised the Spaniard Monarchs to expel all non-Christians from their lands.
The New World
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Series: Flower from Castile, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year 1493 ushers in a New World, and Columbus is on a voyage with the Santa Maria, the Pinta, and the Niña to reach the Indies by sailing west. João Treves, one of his sailors, blackmails Columbus—threatening to reveal a secret that could ruin him—compelling Columbus to stow away Conversos on his next voyage. When the journey stretches longer than their food stores, the crew becomes fearful.
The Alhambra Decree
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Series: Flower from Castile, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,060. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1491, and sixteen-year-old Isabella Obrigon is kidnapped from her privileged life. When told she isn’t of Spanish noble blood, but rather the child of a Jewish woman who died in childbirth, Isabella becomes personally embroiled in the terror of the Inquisition. She finds herself imprisoned in the famed fortress of Alhambra, where she encounters the mysterious Miguel Costa.
Le Rital (1 - Dans l’Enfer de l’Isonzo)
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Series: Le Rital. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,660. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Inspiré d’une histoire vraie, ce roman retrace, à travers le parcours du personnage principal, le long cheminement vers l’intégration des Italiens arrivés en France au début du XXe siècle, époque tourmentée.
Case White
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,880. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
No work of fiction or nonfiction has done what CASE WHITE does in this monumental new novel by USA Today Best-selling author Thomas Sullivan. Set in the era of two world wars, this comprehensive work weaves together the bizarre mythology and eccentric beliefs that explain how a nation went insane for 12 years. Told through the compelling lives and loves of a pair of very unique characters.
Year of the Angels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What happens when the sweet magic of children mixes with the grimness of war? Year of the Angels, an outstanding novel by Erika Madden, describes the results. The author, guided by her personal experience as a child growing up in Germany during World War II, shows that in the world of children, war or no war, there are no boundaries and there is no hate.
A l'ombre de l'échafaud
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,250. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Durant la Révolution française, un jeune couple fuit les événements sanglants qui se déroulent à Paris pour s’installer dans un village perdu de province. Entre lois inapplicables et délation, ils doivent naviguer habilement pour protéger leurs proches, jusqu’à l’arrivée de la Terreur…
Compassion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,720. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A haunting novel of time, memory and survival in Stalinist Russia. Nina, alone at night in Leningrad, writes the poem that will get her sent to the camps if the NKVD discover it. At the other end of the continent, Andrei despairs at the thought that she might already be dead. Intertwining ordinary lives with vast political events, Compassion shows how love conquers tyranny and terror.
Yenni ... a Life Between Worlds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale of survival… after losing everything, leaving everything behind, what is left are the truly civilised, profoundly human values the author carried within her when all outward accoutrements have been destroyed
The Emigrants - Gold & Glory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 25, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Transport and the tyranny of distance was the real problem for the colony. Distance determined the how far wheat, the most valuable of the farm crops, could be transported. Cattle walked to market losing a little fat but the beef the small population could consume, was limited. Only sheep were valuable enough to show a profit. However, the lifeblood of the colony was labour. Then they found gold!
A Concubine For the Family
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
kirkus review: “an adept stylist and storyteller, author weaves this tale of upper- class china in upheaval(1937-41). an engaging family saga by a talented storyteller.” this “book-fragrant” family's harrowing experiences highlight feminine solidarity and heroism, including dramatic events in an opium den, foot binding, acupuncture and raising silkworms. lisa see: “I really enjoy the story."
Le Papillon Vert
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 125,840. Language: French. Published: September 13, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Charles-Marie de La Condamine (1701-1774), chevalier de Saint-Lazare, membre de l’Académie des sciences et de l’Académie française, est un peu l’inspirateur de Jules Vernes, de Tintin, et d’Indiana Jones… Grand voyageur en Méditerranée, au Pérou, en Amazonie, et Guyane, il découvre le caoutchouc, le curare et le meilleur quinquina.