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Fair Wind to Bahia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Shipwrecked on a Brazilian beach in the year 1834, two couples stumble onto a plantation where they find a knife in the owner's back. Harrowing encounters with Indians, escaped slaves and ruthless landlords conspiring to assassinate eight-year old future leader, Dom Pedro II, lead to a dangerous transfusion to save the cholera-stricken young prince.
The Forth Conspiracy
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Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
William Darmon and his wife Elizabeth, owners of Mayfair Hall, fall victim to rival Forth family who introduce a bill into Parliament called the Writ of Confiscation. It will repossess the Darmon's ancestral home unless they can find their missing deed. A late family friend hid the document on a trip to Egypt decades earlier, leaving a clue to its location only visible in the night sky of 1825.
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...
Fallen
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fallen intertwines the lives of Grey Bear, in the aftermath of the Marias Massacre of 1870, and Calvin, the son of an alcoholic, abusive father, escaping to the wilderness of Northwest Montana in 1997. Central to Grey Bear's story is the relationship with his son, a strong-spirited, inquisitive boy of ten named Running Dog. After Grey Bear's tribe is decimated by a ruthless Cavalry brigade.
Leica II
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: Italian. Published: August 13, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1943-1995. La macchina fotografica Leica II, che Manfred eredita dal padre con numerosi negativi, trascina tutti davanti alla propria coscienza e diventa il filo che lega diverse persone, alcune realmente esistite, che per vari motivi hanno posseduto quella macchina fotografica...
The Eyeball Conspiracy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.
L’onorata vendetta
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: Italian. Published: August 11, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Stefano è un giovane architetto che, dopo cinque anni, ritorna a Tropea, paese d’origine di suo padre. Qui viene accolto dalla vecchia zia, donna Letizia, austera e combattiva, sorella del compianto Giorgio D’Amico, Pubblico Ministero a Palermo nella metà dello scorso secolo...
Confessions of Time Spent with Humans
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Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An account of a family torn apart by a secret as told by a chair, so sit and listen.
Seventy Years Accomplished: Second Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 169,860. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Haile Selassie I is the King of Kings and Lord of Lords. Seventy Years after his Coronation on November 2, 1930, God sent forth his Son, in the year 2000, to preach an indisputable gospel which is the righteous call to bring the nations into remembrance of the LORD.
The Conscript
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Allan Campbell was a moderately successful Sydney architect. Outwardly, an average professional man of fifty nine. He had overcome his disability of a lost right leg. But his colleagues and friends didn’t see him try to sleep. Every week since May 1971 he dreamt of how he lost his leg. Every week. He dreamt of the terrible detail, and the acts which lead to the final event.
Risking Exposure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When fourteen-year old amateur photographer and Hitler Youth member Sophie Adler contracts polio, she unintentionally starts a journey from which there is no return, one that changes her status from Nazi insider to Nazi target.
Royalties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Taliesin Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Ambition and drive have transformed Eve Solomon and Alex Getz into Hollywood royalty. But as their careers and lives intersect across the years, there is a price to pay—a price for true love that can never be measured.
A View from the Bench
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
The Ghost of Lotus Mountain Brothel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Alice Ling Yoo, also known as Ling Ling, is a working girl in China. This is her diary. The story of an average girl with big dreams. Times are changing. Asia is overrun with foreign businessmen of questionable character. Political upheaval is on everyone's mind. An economic future uncertain. Historic times. The year is 1911, but it could just as well be today. For China lovers of all eras.
Don't Cry For Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Don't Cry For Me is a play which takes place in Zambia and Zimbabwe in the 1970s, during Zimbabwe's liberation struggle. It follows the Zimbabwe People's Revolutionary Army and those in a Girls' Military Training Camp.
The Dawn's Chorus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Dawn's Chorus is a book of intrigue, double turns and second guessing set against a backdrop of devastating historical drama.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory
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Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
The Blood Archive : Book Two Russian Trilogy
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Series: The Russian Trilogy, The Blood Archive: Book Two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A KGB killer hunts for a lost archive, worth billions, destined to change the course of history. Katya Marston, a refined English woman and Roo Yoder, a Midwestern sheriff, hold the key to locating the archive, linked to the brutal murder of the Romanovs in 1918. The mismatched couple race between London, New York and the French Alps to find the treasure and escape death at the hands of the KGB.
Stone Giant
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Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
Final Victory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.