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Pinto and Sons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
A Way Back to Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
After the death of his wife, Edwin Goodeve withdraws from life. Facebook and the internet fill his day until he realizes that he knows more about his Facebook "friends" than he does his own neighbors. Pressured by his editor, Edwin decides to write about five neighbors and learn about their lives. As he does, he begins to reconnect to humanity and find his own way back to life.
Necessary Evil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1944, American forces attack the Japanese-held island of Tinian. Tedtaotao, an orphaned native boy, must avoid both forces to survive. After the invasion, he is captured by the Americans and "adopted" by a bomber squadron. He notices a few things that put him onto a top-secret project, and ends up stowing away on the mission to drop the first atomic bomb.
Remembering PT-927
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Price: Free! Words: 132,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During WW II, a farm boy from Oklahoma is assigned to the Torpedo Boats in the Pacific. Circumstances confront him to face the enemy on a more personal level than he could have ever imagined. Can enemies learn to help each other to survive? Jordan faces the great puzzle of his time, the path an individual decides on when his country is locked in a deadly struggle with another nation.
Leslie DuBois Historical Fiction Bundle
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Three full Historical Fiction Novels from best-selling author Leslie DuBois.
HIlls of Pride
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Montgomery accompanies her father from the New Orleans she loved and understood to the very different world of Winchester, Virginia. As she struggles to understand and to be accepted, this new world she is trying to embrace begins to crumble about her. As we walk with her through these hills of pride, Jamie must learn how to cope with a society that claims she is not worthy of inclusion.
Descent Into The Maelstrom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 152,940. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Henry Holt is an elderly World War Two hero with a combat induced memory gap. He believes that a tiny, medieval key he has carried for years holds the answer to his nearly fatal wounding during the Battle of the Bulge.His resolve to solve the mystery of the conclusion of his exemplar military service enables him to fill in the gaps with a paradoxical result as gratifying as it is terrifying.
Roses of Ridgeway, Volume One
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Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
This volume contains 3 Historical Romance novellas: -Kissing the Captain: Interracial BWHM (African American Heroine, Hispanic Hero) -The Preacher's Paramour: AA- (African American Hero and Heroine) -Loving the Lawman: Interracial BWWM (African American Heroine, Caucasian/White Hero) Heat Level: Sweet (love scenes take place off page, behind closed doors)
Shark in the Water
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Series: Cold War Chronicles, Book One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,800. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Assent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
At the close of World War II, Dr. James Palmer, nationally esteemed physicist who developed nuclear research used in the atom bomb dropped on Japan, mysteriously disappears.
Wissahickon Souls
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Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 138,920. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by Possibilities Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Wissahickon Souls is set in the Philadelphia area in the early 19th century, and is a story of love, race, regret, triumph, and reconciliation.
The Ticket “Terror Below”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An American submarine sinks under mysterious circumstances with all hands. Trip Black, nephew of one of the lost sailors, is determined to find out exactly what happened. What he uncovers is deception and lies that could start a world war.
The Bamboo Bends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of one man’s mission to rescue forgotten prisoners of war.
So Long, Vietnam
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if a group of infantry soldiers on the verge of invading Cambodia refused to fight? With luck, humor, and determination three young Americans, one black and two white, lead their fellow GIs towards a peace that had eluded America in Vietnam.
Little Lies, Big Consequences
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This story centers on lies which are about substantial events and have significant consequences. Very broad sweep, spanning a period of several years, these characters wrestle with honor and duty at the time of Napoleon. The author renders a fast paced story about how lies (and everything else) have many unintended consequences, many of which cannot be undone.
Hometown News
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Although the local newspaper has been central to the identity and life of American cities large and small, few readers know what goes on inside its newsroom. Hometown News takes you behind the scenes as a new generation takes command and brings vision to a mid-American industrial city. But more and more, this colorful team discovers the bottom line battles the deadline. Who wins in the end?
Alabama Days
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 139,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Alabama Days by James Eckardt, cover design by Colin Cotterill A few weeks after the 1965 Selma March, four teenage Catholic seminarians from Long Island arrive in Birmingham, Alabama, to work for Father Edmund Fraser in a door-to-door voter registration campaign. Nights, they return to the same black neighborhoods to play guitars and lead crowds in singing freedom songs.
Swept Away
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is 1889 and for Samuel, Johnstown is nothing but a grimy steel town with no way out. The only beacon is Abigail, the socialite he meets to steal kisses and more. But a threat far worse than their secret lurks in the valley - an aging dam upriver, holding back the swollen waters of Lake Conemaugh. When torrential rains pour down, it is only a matter of time before they are all swept away.
Firebrands
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Shannon’s one and only dream was to live in Chicago. Now she finally had her chance, tutoring the young brother of the wealthy and striking Nicholas Collins. But fate will intercede in a burgeoning romance with her new employer. For it would be a hot time in the old town tonight. It is 1871 and Chicago will burn, the winds will blow, and only the firebrands survive.
Smokey Bear: The Cub Who Left His Pawprints on History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,820. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the first novel written about the real bear cub who survived a forest fire high in the New Mexican mountains to become the living representative of his namesake, the icon Smokey Bear, famous for preserving wildlife and wilderness.
Spake As a Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 137,750. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.