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The Emancipation Of Nate Bynum
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,230. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Emancipation of Nate Bynum probes the trauma, confusion and havoc of seventeen-year-old Nate Bynum after the death of his master, Jacob Bodine. The War is at its end, but the journey for this young slave is only beginning. To save his sisters and take them to freedom, Nate will tempt fate in an uncertain world.
Last Lynching On Mount Oread
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One Negro student overcame impossible odds and became the first black man to be admitted to the law school, but he failed to escape the noose of a lynch rope, cutting his college career short. This tale details the universitiy's attempt to cover up the lynching, and the efforts of the city's only Negro police officer to bring the lynchers to justice.
The Kaw Valley Scandal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In order to grow their wealth and prominence, Lawrence's rich and the up-and-coming devised a secret method of controlling the courts. This tale is about the men who broke the grip the city fathers held on the halls of justice and returned them to the common man.
Secret of The KU Catacombs
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The steam tunnels winding their way under the Kansas University Campus have mystified students, faculty, and law enforcement from the time that the first tunnel was dug. University officials now keep the tunnel entrances a secret, and this tale exposes the main reason why.
Eldridge House Disappearances
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Eldridge Hotel is a 4-story structure made of brick and concrete with limestone sills. It is one of the tallest buildings in Lawrence, Kansas. Founded by Colonel Shalor Eldridge, the hotel developed a mystic all its own. Twice burned to the ground, first by the notorious Sheriff Jones and then by Quantrill, it sprung up anew, taller, grander, and more mysterious than ever.
The Man Who Tamed Lawrence
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Man Who Tamed Lawrence is an historical fiction tale about a remarkable, Negro police detective who rose to prominence a Lawrence, Kansas in spite of a climate of widespread discrimination and segregation.
Finders Seekers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Surviving both the Missouri/Kansas Border War and the Civil War, a Union soldier didn’t survive his homeward journey. Decades later James and his twin brother found a toy soldier by the creek on the Boyer farm. twin brother. Little did the youngsters know that the items they uncovered would lead to a summer of surprise and mystery. The greatest surprise, however, would be found in an attic trunk.
The Catbird Seat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,940. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A con gets conned in the 1923 heavyweight bout between Jack Dempsey & Tommy Gibbons. The match fleeced a one mule oil town. Only a mastermind could have perpetrated such a scheme. His name is "Knox Golden" Armstrong. Seeking revenge for his father's murder, Knox offers up the next title fight to the guilty roundtable of shady business leaders as a way to promote their town and generate $1,000,000.
A Gift From St. Nick (Historical Romance)
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Series: Love's Great War (Historical Romance). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hans Lubeck lost his birthright to a woman's deceitful games. Schoolteacher Lenore Kerrigan devotes her time to her pupils and good works. But this holiday season, fate and an island of matchmakers have other plans. Will they accept the gift of a lifetime, or will the past steal away any chance at happiness?
The Adventures of Dr. Shadows, Book 1: The Eye of Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When an archaeologist is murdered in Hong Kong, A valuable medallion stolen and members of an archeological expedition menaced it is time for the amazing granite man, Dr. Shadows to get on the trail of a fiendish, clever killer.
Thrust From the Hand of God
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One selfless act, one naïve decision, so innocent in the making, so condemning in effect, how foolish John had been not to expect trouble to follow. Murder or self-defense, what did it matter? One man was dead and another wanted revenge.
One-Way Elevator
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,770. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Four people from different walks of life find each other in the same elevator bank on September 11th. Three step into the elevator, while one has the doors close in his face. The last thing Jim Winters sees before the doors close is the face of a young woman, who failed in her attempt to keep them open.
Lost in Tanganyika
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1862, William and Elizabeth Darmon escape from Zanzibar, crossing hostile territory to Lake Victoria. Pursued by ruthless slavers, they flee to Niam Niam country in Darkest Africa. There, William is forced on a desperate mission to save his wife from cannibals. Upon his return, he discovers evidence that she has been sold as a slave to the Arab Rashid family in Hayil across the Red Sea.
Calum's New World
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Series: Clan - Season 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Clan: Season 2, Episode 3. Calum’s New World A Bitesize 1 hour Read. Our hero, Calum Maclean, has almost made it to the New World. All he has to do is stop the French hanging the ship’s crew. And stop the man-o’-war blowing them out of the water. And if he does manage to achieve the impossible, the assassin, Jacob Metzger, is waiting for him in New York.
Woods Runner, Massacre at Schenectady
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Huron Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A fast paced, vivid fictionalized depiction of a little-known historical event that tied together the sometimes violent history of Canada and the United States.
White Trash - Book Four of the Plantation Series
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Amy Scullins bore the name of the county hangman, her legal father. Yet by blood she was the daughter of dashing Clayton Deavors and rightful heir to the sweeping acres of The Columns, the Deavors' magnificent plantation that stood proudly over Natchez, Mississippi. But her shameful burden was her unscrupulous family, who sought to break her through the evils of seduction and blackmail.
Ghost of the Airwaves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ghost of the Airwaves is the suspenseful tale of radio actress Abigail Hanson, whose husband died under mysterious circumstances. Everyone believes the culprit is caught until a mysterious typed letter from "Ghost of the Airwaves" comes through her mail slot. Abigail becomes determined to find out who killed her husband and uses her own observant eye to help coax the police along.
Prophecy Fulfilled (The Eternity Series, #3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Newhouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow She who walks with wolves and Shadow Hawk in the third book of the series as they embark on their new lives together on Blackfoot Tribe's lands. Will She who walks with wolves maintain the strong twin soul life mate bond with Shadow hawk? Can she handle the rewards and burdens concerning her gifts from the Great Spirit?
Templados por el sol, mecidos por el viento
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Price: $1.12 USD. Words: 73,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Clara acepta un trabajo temporal que la llevará desde su Galicia natal hasta los cañones de Arizona junto al enigmático anciano Duncan Sutter. En un viejo cuaderno, Liz describe su periplo al atravesar el Atlántico y los Estados Unidos mientras la guerra asola la vieja Europa. Tribus indias, magia, lingotes de oro, hipnosis y naufragios en una novela de viajes que rinde homenaje a Edward Curtis
Before the Fire
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Before the Fire is a radically different spin on the historic fiction novel. It is a true story, written in a narrative style, from the recollections of the protagonist, Southern belle and debutante, Miss Vivienne Marchand. Inspiration is taken from dreams, visions and other “near-miss”, déjà vu moments, experienced by the author, Maya Garcia.