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Political Chemistry: Margaret Thatcher and Dorothy Hodgkin
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Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fascinating set of fiction from fact conversations between two extraordinary women. Margaret Thatcher is known to all. Dorothy Hodgkin should be: she is Britain's only female scientific Nobel Prize winner, a reward for her groundbreaking work in determining the structure of penicillin and vitamin B12. Dorothy, a woman of the left, was Margaret's tutor at Oxford university where this book is set.
Abduction at Griffith Observatory
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Los Angeles. 1935. Writer James Murray is hard at work on a third novel, living with the girl he loves and enjoying a life he once could only dream about. But an innocent outing to Los Angeles’s new Griffith Observatory changes all that when a commotion during a presentation leads to a kidnapping. James feels compelled to find out the truth behind it.
The Moment The World Was Still
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1942 in the United States. At the moment in America the Manhattan project is going on. Then the unexpected happens when Adolf Hitler got to the Atomic bomb first and invades the United States. Follow Anten and his friends on a journey to try and stop Nazi Germany from taking over the world.
In all the breaths I’ve taken from you
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
William is assigned to 116° Infantry Regiment landing at Omaha Beach. Struck in the chest by a bullet, he finds himself the only survivor in a sea of mutilated bodies. It will be found and rescued by a French farmer, Maurice Montreau, and he leds to the farm Grandcamp-Maisy. The book, far from being just a war novel, it is a profound reflection on the meaning of life.
Market Time Conspiracy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In his third novel, James Duermeyer tells a rare story - a glimpse into the life of a young man facing his worst nightmare. It is a wonderful, heart-felt story that gives the reader a look into the disability of PTSD. But the story is much more than that. It is a story woven from a boy's growth into manhood, war, friendship, humor, perseverance, genius, and most importantly, love.
MacArthur's Luck
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Series: The Fortunes of War, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 163,330. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
January 1945: Gen. George Marshall dies unexpectedly, replaced by Douglas MacArthur. American armies race the Soviets for Berlin, and history's bloodiest war threatens to spiral into an even greater conflict. From Jackie Robinson at the Rhine to Robert Heinlein at Okinawa and Barry Goldwater above Tokyo, this alternate history will forever change the way you look at the end of World War Two.
Stuckey's Legacy: The Legend Continues
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Series: Stuckey's Bridge Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,010. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Thrown into a world of murder, treachery, and an intense game of cat and mouse, Levi would find his time on Jekyll Island ending differently than it had begun. Was she only after his money? Occasionally, it seemed to him she only wanted him dead. Or maybe it was the other way around.
The Lincoln Stalker
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A chance discovery of journals on an Indiana farm from an individual who knew Abraham Lincoln for over 45 years, sheds some light on a few aspects which hadn’t been covered before. Thorton Andrew Davis VIII, the great-great-great-great-great grandson of the man who wrote the journals partnered with noted author Steve Akley to present these stories to the public for the first time.
A Treasure Box Full of Cedar Hollow
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Series: Snippets from Cedar Hollow, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Cedar Hollow Short Story: When ten-year-old Miranda Barrett stumbles across a mysterious box in the attic of the vacation cabin belonging to her family for generations, she uncovers a real-life mystery that leads her family to Vines and Roses, the only bed and breakfast within fifty miles of Cedar Hollow.
Palmetto Empire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,750. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by James Reasoner. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A classic historical adventure novel set during the First Seminole War, packed with color, action, violence, and romance. Sweeping the reader into another time and place, it tells a compelling tale filled with realistic, intriguing characters and vividly captures a little-known but vital turning point in the history of the American nation.
Flint Bluff, an American Saga
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Flint Bluff, an historical fiction novel, has received high praise as an extraordinary saga which follows three generations in the lives of several families as they settle a frontier community on the Mississippi River in the upper Midwest. The author incorporates events of humor, character-building, pathos, love, war, crime, and spirituality in this exciting, entertaining and informative book.
The New Men
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Tony Grams comes to America at the start of the twentieth century, set on becoming a new man. He lands a job at the Ford Motor Company that puts him at the center of a daring social and economic experiment. Ford offers to double the standard wage for men who will be thrifty, sober, and dedicated--and will let Ford investigators into their homes to confirm it...
Under the Almond Trees
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,600. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Under the Almond Trees is the novelized account of three ordinary women who lived extraordinary lives in early California. One learns independence when she is widowed and must lead men. Another desires a career in a man’s field. The third wants only a traditional family—until her husband refuses to pay for their daughter’s college education. Their legacy resounds beyond family.
A Whole Other World "Life in the Shadows of Prison"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vietnam vet Carter takes a job as a prison guard, immersing himself in the world of hardened inmates, cramped cells and locked doors. He learns the routines, uncovers the deceptions and takes on the challenges of prison life. Inmates lie, cheat, steal, gamble, and commit assault and rape—all daily occurrences faced by the correctional staff. To survive, Carter must earn the inmates’ respect
For Love of Banjo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Deceit stands between Banjo Wilding’s love for Maggie O’Leary and his search for the father he never knew.
Tamer, A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Lurkey proves he is much more than a clown in this story of true love and courage.
Expect It When You Least Expect It
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Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Short story about a teen during the mid 1980's and his job at a local grocery store.
Tycoon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,780. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
Billy Brewster is in line to take over the family business, but he finds a young upstart named Stanley is not only ready to take his place in the family business but with Billy’s girlfriend as well. "Tycoon" follows the three of them through boom and bust in a book that Stanley Marcus of Neiman Marcus fame called “a splendid book about an industry that has long suffered from a lack of understandi
Lily's Ride: Saving her Father from the Ku Klux Klan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,660. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's sunset in rural North Carolina just after the Civil War. Lily's parents are away when an anonymous note warns the Klan intends to kill her father that very night. To rescue him, Lily must ride her father's thoroughbred stallion on the same roads over which a hundred Klansmen from three counties are traveling. The San Francisco Chronicle wrote that: "The night ride of young Lily Servosse
The Legend of Little Eagle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hélène Marchal discovers that she owes her life to a US aviator, John Philip Garreau. In 1944 in France, he had acted in a heroic way, sacrificing himself to avoid the destruction of a house with his almost uncontrolable plane. Hélène's mother, then a child, was inside. Hélène goes to Montana. She will piece together the life and journey of a young man nicknamed Little Eagle. A story on destiny.