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The Night Witches-Russian Combat Pilots WWII-Heroines of the Soviet Union
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Young patriotic Russian airwomen volunteer to fight as combat pilots at the Russian front for the defence of Mother Russia during WW 2. They ceaselessly attack the German invaders night after night in all kinds of perilous conditions. The Russians honor them with medals for their courage in combat, but the German soldiers dread the unwavering pilots known as the ‘Night Witches’.
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned
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Price: Free! Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
We Go Again
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: British English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Not long after surviving the horrors of D-Day, Corporal James Bowden finds himself as part of a small group of soldiers marching through Nazi-occupied France. Supplied with orders that are vague and unspecific and surrounded by men he doesn't know, will James survive society’s desire for justice and revenge?
Brick Brannigan is Buried Alive on the Faroe Islands!
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Series: Brick Brannigan, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Did you read "Brick Brannigan is Knee-Deep in Peril!" and find it silly yet oddly charming? Well, there's more where that came from! We've had our share of zaniness, lost relics, and mind control, so why not take it a few steps further in the gang's quest to prevent the end of the world??
The First Book of the Pure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Pures are people whose lives are long, and shrouded in antiquity and legend, yet still alive. Geronimo, an Apache from the Indian wars, King William of England, a Roman soldier, and a Pure woman who survived the Salem Witch Trials—these are some of the Pure. Normals, short-lived folks like you, are insignificant to them. Their struggle is intense.
Mysterious Miss Channing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Charles Carrington, Earl of Ransford is the very epitome of a devilish rake and he has no desire to change it. However, taking up the reigns of his family’s estate brings his grand plans of debauching the whole of London to an abrupt halt. Charles can only imagine the boredom he will experience, living in rural Ireland and being disgustingly respectable. Then along comes Julia.
The Oath
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,230. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Oath tracks the intertwined lives of Dr. Katz and SS Doktor Bloch, who both survive Auschwitz and the war to practice medicine in the United States, never losing the stains upon their souls.
Land Of Broken Promises - Maftur
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Maftur knows she wants to marry the boy next door. Before settling down as a wife and mother, however, she aims to become a glamorous secretary and prove she can earn her own living. She is also fiercely patriotic and cannot stand by while Palestine, the country of her birth, is threatened with a takeover. She sets about attempting to rectify the political situation in a non-violent fashion.
Wolf Hook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jim Heydrich is the nephew of a Gestapo leader. Raised in Canada, he finds himself back in Germany during the war. Resisting an invitation to join the Nazis, he instead finds himself a member of an English-language theater troupe working in Occupied Europe. Unbeknownst to Jim, the leaders of the theater troupe are members of the British Secret Service, using the theater troupe to recruit spies.
Sendependaj homoj (romantraduko en Esperanto)
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Price: $8.45 USD. Words: 187,210. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: January 8, 2015 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nobelpremiita romano, tradukita el la islanda al Esperanto de Baldur Ragnarsson. -- La epika romano (1934-35) rakontas pri la kulturaj kredoj kaj vivoj de islandaj kamparanoj komence de la 20-a jarcento ĝis iom post la unua mondmilito. Ĝi temas pri Bjartur, evoluinta de farmlaboristo al fiera posedanto de propra ŝaf-farmo, pri lia lukto kontraŭ la detruaj fortoj de naturo kaj moderna socio...
Balzac in Brazil
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by The Seashell Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In post-revolutionary France of the early 1830’s, the elite combats dissent and opposition through a network of censors, and unofficial deputies. As modes of surveillance, the police also set up businesses, including brothels, publishers and cabarets, enterprises that affect not only the targeted population but entertainers, actors and authors, among them Honore Balzac and Henri Beyle.
Zanzibar Uhuru
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,230. Language: British English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Two girls, Fatima, an Arab Zanzibari, and Elizabeth, colonial British, are caught up in the 1964 Zanzibar Revolution. The turmoil destroys lives and sets in place events that will take almost 50 years to resolve. Fatima has to survive years of despotic rule on the spice islands. Elizabeth returns to Zanzibar to fulfil her father’s final request. The link between them is the day of the Revolution.
Condor, Flying in Drake's Wake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Condor is a young man who is in love with the sea, but his twin brother, Hugh, does not share his passion. Thirst for adventure puts the two young men on a ship with Francis Drake. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Condor risks the wrath of Drake on several occasions while he seeks his brother both in Panama and Europe. This is a story of brotherly devotion, greed, cruelty and revenge.
The Milgram Victim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Pearl Weber's short marriage with Fritz, an immigrant, ended when he disappeared in Europe shortly after World War II ended. It became the task of Pearl’s grandson Paul to reveal the gripping story of his grandfather’s life. Paul eventually puts together the pieces of the puzzle. But throughout his quest, the reader remains uncertain whether the trail is that of a victim or a predator.
The Prophet from Pedras
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Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the beginning of the 1930's, when the Brazilian version of fascism - the movement of the green shirts and the sigma symbol of the socalled "integralists" - appear in Southern Brazil, Ludvig Kapstein, a non-practicing Jew, decides to leave his city and move far away. He is nicknamed "Prophet" because of his long beard, his wisdom and his free spirit...
A Life Once Had
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,740. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After losing his wife and daughter: oppressed by the political climate and worried he may be conscripted by the Nazis, Doctor Thomas Friedrich Schmidt enlists in the Wehrmacht Medical Corps at the start of World War II. His main focus in life is to care for the wounded troops, but is unable to come to terms with what is happening around him.
Dia Linn - IV - Le Livre de Neve (Une Bealach)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 4. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 98,210. Language: French. Published: December 19, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Le tome IV de Dia Linn, Une Bealach, est la fin d’un monde. Les O’Callaghan et leurs proches – ceux qui survivront aux batailles, aux flambées de haine du Ku Klux Klan, aux premiers soubresauts de révolte de la vieille Irlande après la Famine, aux guerres indiennes… – ceux-là ne pourront, peut-être, pas échapper à une autre sorte de violence.
A New Beginning
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Price: $4.50 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.
The Plot
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by WingSpan Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An action filled drama of the Ottoman Empire and Sultan Abdulhamid II's pan-Islamic movement to counter the designs of European colonialism in Turkey.
Impimpi
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Apartheid South Africa (1950–1976) provides the context in which an Eastern Cape boy grapples with mean­ing in an environment of superstition, religion, tradi­tion, war, racism, broken relationships and betrayal. Impimpi echoes our contemporary world: morality and justice continue to be corrupted by cultural zealots and religious extremists, love is still blind, and betrayal remains omnipresent.