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The Hard Price of Freedom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Essay » Literature
The son of Juan Hernań Valdez de Araya and a Caribbean slave, Eduardo, learn that freedom always comes with a price, and that price must be paid by those most deprived of it, the most desirous to have it. Some will sacrifice their all for the sweet embrace of it and for that of those dear to them. Only those that have known true deprivation can appreciate its loving reward.
Partners in Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A young woman uses a time machine to take her back to 1861; the start of the American Civil War. There, she falls in love with a Confederate guerrilla leader. Their adventures take her from ecstasy to heartbreak. Everything changes; when, through fate, she falls for a Union colonel. When the War ends, she uses the time machine to change history; unaware of what this fateful decision will lead to.
Donehogawa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This story is about a small group of men and boys who sailed from Plymouth England in the year of 1626 and landed near Cape Cod. They were boat builders and therefore constructed a somewhat seaworthy craft. They were all fleeing from perceived danger and had no plan to return again to England.
El pirata enmascarado. Guayaquil 1687
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: Spanish. Published: February 5, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
El libro recoge la peor invasión pirata que la ciudad de Guayaquil padeció en su historia. En 1687 una coalición de piratas ingleses, franceses y holandeses entraron a Guayaquil guiados por un pirata enmascarado que no dio a conocer su identidad. Ambientada en el lugar, con giros de época, se mezcla la acción y el romance, la historia y la novela, en una de las mejores historias de piratas.
Ravensbane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A woman wronged in love calls upon the mystical spirits to spell a scarecrow in order to avenge her past. Tragedy ensues when her enchanting puppet discovers he has a soul. Inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, Feathertop, and the 1908 play, Scarecrow, by Percy MacKaye, this revised two-act play with alternative light and dark endings is perfect for school and amateur theater productions.
The Pirate's Revenge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
A unique coming-of-age story about friendship, faith, and survival. Readers of Christian fiction often shy away from delving into stories that deal with the violent and disturbing atrocities common during the Golden Age of Piracy, but authors L.N. Cronk and Heather Frey Blanton use the realities of the time with purpose – to remind us that God has His hand on every situation in our lives.
Colonial Capers
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You set the price! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In a darkened boathouse on the edge of Boston Harbor, Phineas Phillips and a small band of dissidents sit quietly watching two British ships that are at anchor along the Pearl Street Wharf. Soon a band of heathen Indians will board the two schooners and toss all the tea into the harbor. With advance knowledge of what may happen, Phineas and friends have a different plan in mind.
Legend Upon the Cane
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Price: Free! Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Legend Upon the Cane is the tale of the courageous chief of the Natchitoches Indians and the French explorer, Louis de St. Denis. It follows their adventures in early 18th century Louisiana and culminates in 1714 where together they establish the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase, Natchitoches.
The Pirate's Apprentice
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Price: Free! Words: 45,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 1 review)
John desperately wants to join Bellamy's crew and will do anything to prove his worth to Captain Black Sam. Defying his mother is only the beginning. As John is spurred on by blind ambition, his actions become so impetuous that even Black Sam is caught off guard. Inspired by a true story.
Evaline's Fiddle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
1600s... a beautiful violinist travels to New Orleans searching for love.
The Minorcan Quarter, The Colonial Tale of St. Augustine
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Series: Minorcan, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Beginning during the American Revolution, The Minorcan Quarter spans a turbulent period in history. Don Francisco Pellicer and his fellow immigrants struggle through hardships to build new lives in St. Augustine after escaping years of slave-like conditions in New Smyrna. Follow the destitute band as they scratch out an American existence in the wake of countless lives lost and endless hardships.
La virgen del Sol
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,510. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
La Virgen del Sol es una novela apasionante, que transporta al lector a las tierras del Inca, a la vez que le descubre la espiritualidad de esta cultura milenaria.
Blades of Grass
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A disenfranchised soldier in the British army crosses paths with the widow of a Colonist. Despite their differences they help each other on their journey across the war torn colonies in search of a new home.
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.
The Last Reiver
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Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.
The Pride of Howard County
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Price: Free! Words: 58,550. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of John Lincoln as he travels from the suburbs of Macon Georgia to New York City and finally to the Roger’s farm in Howard County Missouri. It’s on this farm a wayward spirit discovers a life he couldn’t have ever imagined, a place to heal and have his faith in mankind restored. With intense highs and crushing lows this is the story of the enduring nature of the human spirit caug
Fate and Fair Winds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Adventure/Romance novel of the American Revolution. Major John FitzSimmon, has been traveling from Georgia to Pennsylvania along the coast, studying the mood of the Colonists for his commander Gen. William Howe. In casual clothing, he saw no reason to wear his uniform, stopped in Philadelphia to meet with his brother. There he meets a pretty young farm-girl searching for independence and adventure
Blackbeard's Cabin Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Daniel Melvin was born in Scotland, became a cabin boy, and was captured by Blackbeard the pirate. He escaped to become an American legend. This historical fiction story is an account of this formative year in his life.
A Friend of America
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Series: A Friend of America, book and learning guide, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Seventeen year old Alexander Hamilton and his best friend Hercules Mulligan travel to Boston to stave off an assassination attempt on the leaders of the Sons of Liberty. Along the way they learn about the American Revolution and meet patriots like John and Abigail Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, and Samuel Adams. Alex and Hercules get caught up in the revolutionary spirit as they join the fight!
The Star of India
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Series: A Voice from New Mill Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A young Frenchman of noble birth becomes a world shaper. Set in the colorful time of the 18th century European East India Companies, Jean-Louis Dupon perseveres as he strives to take his place as a royal of France. The Star of India is the second novel of a three novel drama series called A Voice from New Mill Creek.