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The Stone-Worker's Tale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Simon the sculptor had been truly touched by God's gift. He saw beauty that others could not and brought it to life through his craft. But Simon also saw the beauty of Elyn. Clandestine meetings have given way to sinful lust, and now the two lovers have vanished. But Frevisse alone suspects there may be some darker truth behind the midnight vanishing...
Love Abideth Still: A Novel of the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the bloody battlefields of Winchester and Bull Run to the quiet streets of Philadelphia, Love Abideth Still is a story based upon the lives of the author’s Civil War ancestors. A tale of sacrifice and forgiveness—of a love rekindled from beyond to the grave.
Saying Goodbye to Warsaw
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Like many young girls, Abigail loves to chase butterflies and happily teaches children to make daisy chains. Unfortunately, Abigail has committed a heinous crime. The year is 1940; the place is Poland; Abigail happens to be Jewish. Along with half a million other Jews, Abigail and her family are forced to live in the bombed out ruins of Warsaw. Will the uprising be enough to save Abigail’s spirit?
Death Overflows - Ian Watson & Andy West
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The American agent has two masters and an alternate agenda. He isolates Abigail and Paul at a compound in Nebraska while plague begins to ravage a world unaware of their discoveries – until surprise rescue frees them to further risk their lives for deliverance. Can Abigail´s knowledge save several billion people from a ghastly death? For back in the 12th century, the Syrian doctor has succeeded.
The Weeping Sands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Three narratives of love and loss are interwoven in John Wheatley's novel which is set on the isle of Anglesey, Wales. Spanning 350 years, from English Civil War to present day, a ruined mansion provides the link between past and present. Meanwhile, the `weeping sands` of the title, the Lavan Sands, at the eastern edge of the Menai Strait provides a melancholy background to the novel`s events.
Horrors of History
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The history of mankind has been dark, violent and oftentimes bloody. Have you ever wondered what really happened in Roanoke or whether Vlad the Impaler was actually a vampire?
Finnegan's Gold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Penniless, pregnant and on the run after killing her abusive lover in self defense, Jenny Hanson wonders if life gets any worse than this. She needs a place to have her baby and chaos of Dawson City in the midst of the Gold Rush seems just the place for her to disappear in plain sight. But, she hitches a ride with the man sent to bring her to justice, North West Mounted Policeman Mike Finnegan.
The Pict
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In this richly detailed historical novel, the Pictish tribes of Scotland unite under the indomitable spirit of one man to stand firm in the face of Roman aggression.
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth movement's weekly meetings, where lies and tasty treats are used to entice her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to her home in Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Hitler Youth training camp. Her gradual disillusionment, followed by her harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control
A World within A World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a fictional biography, which goes deep into the mind of Carl Jung, one of the founding fathers of psychology. It goes into his motivations, and what makes all of us human. Carl Jung turned his mind into a juggle of perceptions, expecting every human being to hunt for the kill, in hopes of finding the line between individuality and choice.
Templars' Secrets: Solomon's Lost Gold
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Templars' Secrets: Solomon's Lost Gold is a sweeping saga that takes you on a journey starting with the Europeans and their efforts to establish trade in North America 8,000 years before Columbus set foot in the Western Hemisphere. The story is full of historical context and adventure, which serve as the foundation for a rich backdrop.
Wax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,320. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Young women come of age in the shipyards during WWII, only to lose the best jobs they've ever had to returning soldiers after victory. When, post-war, Tilly builds a business making candles, and an arsonist destroys it, she is forced to face the truth about her life. Wax is set in the 1940s, as the seeds of the civil rights and feminist movements are sown -- along with victory gardens.
The Thief Taker
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,970. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Fleeing London, Thomas Newton reaches Paris full of hopes for a new life with Pierre Baptiste. The hopes are quickly shattered. There are unsettling rumors about Pierre's past and very real threats in the present. Arrested on false charges, thrown into a dank prison, Thomas must decide whether he can trust Pierre's help to winning back his freedom.
The Outlaw's Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,520. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Leaving the safety of her nunnery walls behind, Dame Frevisse is waylaid on the King's Highway by a band of outlaws and drawn into an unholy web of treachery and deceit. The Outlaw's Tale is the third installment of award-winning author Margaret Frazer's twice Edgar-nominated Dame Frevisse Medieval Mystery series.
The Sins of the Fathers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
RAF ECHANOVA collaborated with Philippine veteran-journalist CARLOS D.MARQUEZ,JR. in this historical fiction-drama about the martial law era in the Philippines. The two authors shared their passion revealing the darkest days of the imposition of martial rule. Get ready to suppress your emotion as you will gasp for your breath reading “The Sins of the Fathers” from authors Echanova and Marquez.
Fires of Alexandria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,090. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The greatest mystery of the ancient world remains the identity of who set fire to the Great Library in Alexandria. One hundred years later, Heron of Alexandria—the city's most renown inventor—receives coin from a mysterious patron to investigate the crime, setting in motion a chain of events that will shake the Roman Empire and change the course of history forever.
Heavy Water: A Detailed Collection of Information Regarding the Norwegian Factory Sabotage
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After a not-so-swift landing, a group of commandos are set out to find and destroy a heavy water plant in Nazi-occupied Norway. The stakes have never been higher. Surviving, alone, will be a challenge for this small group of men. This book will keep the reader on the edge of their seat with every word. "Failure was not a sufficient option."
As Angels Weep
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,440. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Throughout occupied Europe, amidst tyranny and terror, common people gathered around their kitchen tables and plotted treason. It was a crime against the state to save a life. “The Three Angels” are the stories of just three of the survivors hidden during the Holocaust by these quiet heroes. They remain mostly anonymous. We must be content to know they existed, and stood against a great evil.
Carenza's Heirs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,550. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this sequel to Carenza's Journey Carenza has settled down with Hugh in Nether Heydon in Worcestershire. Her antiques business keeps her independent and her eldest daughters, Lily and Georgia, are ready for university. There Lily falls in and out of love with Janyn Beckworth. She thinks she's learned the hard way how Mr Right can turn out to be Mr Wrong. But Janyn is only just getting started.
MacAlpine's Stand
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A war has begun in the small country of Albion. The governing power to the south has forced the clans of the north to near decimation, but one man chooses to take a stand for freedom and honor. Angus MacAlpine, left fatherless at a young age and inexperienced in the art of war, leads a group of misfits, battling the elements, poverty and each other to seek revenge.