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The Alhambra Decree
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,060. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Will the young Catholic girl ever find her Jewish parents? The year is 1491, and Isabella Obrigon, a sixteen-year-old noble and beautiful young woman is kidnapped by a group of Jews and Conversos, (Spaniard Jews converted to Catholicism) when she finds out that she isn’t of noble birth but the child of a Jewish woman that died giving birth to her.
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."
The Pendulum of God
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You set the price! Words: 149,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"It has been a long time since I have enjoyed myself so much with a literary work." - Albert Salvadó, author. "The scene of the eruption of Vesuvius is a master piece!" - Marlene Moleon, author and editor. "If there was such a thing as a six star ranking, I'd give The Pendulum of God six stars" - Joan P. Ashley, author. "Awesome, awesome, awesome!" - By Richard D. Reader
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.
Newborn Nazi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"This family is amazing! A Nazi spy. A future SS officer. A brother in America oblivious to everything. And a sister who would kill us all." Germany, 1934 - SS officers entered the house of Hedwig Schultz and ripped her young brother from her. Selected for an elite division of the Hitler Youth, he will train indoctrination into the feared SS. Hedwig finds herself in a world of secrets and lies.
The New World Architect
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 167,940. Language: British English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of biographies of the 23rd and 24th centuries, of both the great and ordinary, and as including the considered prophet and overall architect of the new World Charter, Makali Defaru.
Libby Morgan: Reunion
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Series: American Heritage Quilt Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,040. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Libby Morgan: Reunion is a tender, coming of age story about a young girl who learns the truth about her family's past, all the while learning the art of quilt making from her very talented grandmother. Libby's tenacity pushes her family into solving a mystery surrounding her grandmother's first-born twins who were thought to have died and ensures her father's inheritance of a fortune.
Conspiracy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,910. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by Llumina Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Fountain murder trial took place in Hillsboro, New Mexico Territory in 1899 for the killing of an eight-year-old boy, Henry Fountain, three years earlier. Pat Garrett, on his last big case, twenty years after he killed Billy the Kid, investigated the murders of Henry and his father Albert, then lost a major gun battle with the defendants when he tried to arrest them.
One Above and One Below
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
One Above And One Below unfolds the stories of Michael and Franz, their lives, loves, aspirations and difficulties. Trevor Towers' charming novel is full of interesting and in-depth naval details, thrilling descriptions of sea battles and honourable characters.
Hidden Truth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jacob Rawlings, retired magistrate, fisherman and master story teller, transports his daughter and grandchildren to his days of working on smacks in the 1860s, fishing boats trawling the perilous and unpredictable sea.
The Peking Incident
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
Fire in the Hole
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the late 1880s, two Austrian coal miner brothers were among the thousands of Europeans that immigrated to America. Going to work as replacement 'scabs' for the striking miners at one of the many mines of the booming Southeast Kansas coal fields, they searched for a better life as new naturalized citizens, but instead, found the same dangerous and unhealthy working conditions.
Sky Lark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...