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Amanda's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Amanda had just turned twelve when the mean-spirited servant Jane arrived at her colonial plantation household, full of dark hints and dire predictions about Amanda's future and her past. Could Jane's terrible words be right? Risking everything she'd ever known, Amanda sets forth to learn the truth.
Impressment
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Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Teenage Zachary and his father end up in a dangerous situation when they are captured by the English.
Serpiente de estrellas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Esta es una novela en la que se entreteje la cotidianidad objetiva de lo que fue México Tenochtitlan, una civilización perfectamente constituída, cuyos valores residían en el fervor religioso, el honor, la guerra, el inmutable destino y los sacrificios humanos.
El reino de este mundo
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
El tema principal de esta novela, lo real maravilloso, esta enmarcada en la Revolución haitiana. Ha sido ampliamente aceptada por la crítica y pertenece ya al canon académico, e introduce al lector, a través de los ojos de un esclavo, en la fascinante atmósfera de una Haití en busca de independencia, descubriendo un mundo de pasiones en medio de los tremendos lujos de la corte bonapartista.
The Bishop's Curse
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The year was 1860 and while the nation teetered on the brink of the great Civil War, another albeit smaller rebellion had broken into the open in the little town of Carthage, NY. Given the gravity of former, the latter squabble seemed insignificant except to the mid-19th Century Irish Catholic church members of St. James Parish. For them it was a serious life-changing event that they believed put
Croatoa: A Short Story of the Lost Colony of Roanoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A short story that blends historical fiction, romance, and the paranormal in an imaginative re-telling of the last days of the Lost Colony of Roanoke.
To Love A Redcoat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Lady of the Bay Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The daughter of a staunch patriot, Susanna Hazard has little regard for Jake Hunter, the handsome British private her family is forced to quarter. As Revolution looms, sparks fly when Jake's past catches up with him, and Susanna is forced to choose between forbidden love or family loyalty.
Absolved from Allegiance
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The American Revolution - it begins as a series of disagreements between a Mother Country and a group of its Colonies and explodes into a savage war that changes the world forever. The first two years of this conflict are a whirlwind of achievements and failures for both sides.
The Voice at the Door
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by Fuze Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The Voice at the Door recreates the fateful meeting of Emily Dickinson with the famous Philadelphia pastor, Charles Wadsworth. The fictional account weaves her letters and poems into a tapestry of intellectual and spiritual communion. It encompasses the three great mysteries of Emily Dickinson’s life: her agonized love poetry, her partial blindness, and her subsequent withdrawal from the world.
The Alliance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,320. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Jack Mallory sailed into Carolina waters seeking revenge upon fellow pirate James Logan, but he never expected his well-laid plans to be foiled by a mere child: Logan’s daughter. But the two pirates’ truce will be tested when a privateer sets sail to destroy Logan. Will Jack help Logan or ally with the privateer to at last see justice served for his own parents' deaths?
Washington's Providence
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Former history professor John Curry has been recruited by a time-travel company to scout the best vantage point for clients to witness the inauguration of the first President of the United States. There's just one problem: When he arrives in 1789, there is no inauguration—and no United States.
Opportunities: Jamie Leith in Darién
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,590. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In July 1698, five ships sailed from Scotland on a secret mission; a final hail-Mary attempt to save both their economy and their country. Their goal? To colonize Panama, set up a new trade route overland into the Pacific, and change the history of the world forever. Street-smart teenager, Jamie Leith, inadvertently stows away, becoming shackled to the adventure. This is his story, and much more.
Overcoming Bears
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Heather Mackay. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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A story about the exhilaration of living in nature's remote places, the generosity and wisdom of some of North America's forgotten people, the horror of war and ultimately, how love and remorse can lead to insight. It maps a poignant tale of joy and pain, beginning in the 1880s in Denmark as the cold tightens its hold, and Eric Nielsen, a farm hand, signs on as a crew member on a herring boat.
The Other Side of the Ridge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,170. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Transported to the past through a weather anomaly, retired Brigadier General Daniel Rodin is captured by Confederate soldiers. He is taken to their camp where he meets and is questioned by General Robert E. Lee himself!
The Sister of Mary Dyer: The High Price of Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,410. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Convicted by the Puritans in 1660, Mary Dyer faced the gallows on the Boston Commons. Often misunderstood by her husband and six children, she turned her back on those who loved her for the higher principle of protesting the anti-Quaker Laws. What must it have been like to stand beneath the gallows and watch a loved one make the ultimate sacrifice for something you do not fully understand.
Las aventuras del monje Ipolito y el increíble Banano verde
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: Spanish. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Estas son las aventuras de un monje Portugués y su siervo Pablo. Esta historia está basada en hechos históricos reales sobre cómo el plátano o banana verde fue introducida al nuevo mundo.
Breaking Ties
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Series: Lost Colony, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One hundred and fifteen colonists disappeared from Roanoke Island in 1587. No bodies. No graves. No trail led to their whereabouts. Until now. Buried beneath layers of intrigue for centuries, a chilling conspiracy has surfaced – one involving murder, blood money, and a betrayal of the fledging English colony so terrifying it can only be revealed in Breaking Ties.
The Prize: Tales From a Revolution - Vermont
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Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
While his father fights with the Colonial forces against the British up and down the length of Lake Champlain, young Caleb Clark finds himself thrust into an unlikely friendship that will change his life - and alter the course of history.
The Light: Tales From a Revolution - New-Jersey
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Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
As a Quaker blacksmith, Robert is used to the challenges of fire and iron. When the American Revolution splinters his own family and threatens his community, he will wrestle with questions of belief and philosophy. He must rely on his inner light to keep his family safe, and lead them to freedom.
Ticket to Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ticket to Paradise is Historical Fiction at its best – meticulously researched and based on the true story of the Welsh emigration to Patagonia. With a wealth of characters brought to life, populating a story that illustrates the fight against injustice and the terrible forces of nature. Ultimately it is the story of one man and his family, and their quest to find a better life for themselves.