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A Song for Ana
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 181,800. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
In 1913 Jade Alexander escapes the arms of a controlling father to join a vaudeville act. There, she meets a handsome young musician from Romania, whose quiet demeanor and secret past draw her to him. But could he ever love someone as damaged as her? And can he save her from a journey of self-hatred before it is too late?
Hawk Banks
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Price: Free! Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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Pairing up with Texas frontiersman Hank MacElrae, the inimitable Bostonian Hawk Banks sets off in quest of adventure on the Plains of Texas. A distinctly incompatible pair, the two nonetheless manage to make their unlikely friendship work and, enduring all manner of unlikely events, they succeed in finding their way into the heart of Texas, thereby becoming founding fathers of a new nation.
A River Between Them
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Two generations. Two love stories, intertwined… What if a piece of furniture could change your life? As the story of two star-crossed lovers unfold through letters found in an old trunk, another love story takes form between two strangers thrown together by fate.
The Healer's Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
For more than thirty years, bestselling authors James Reasoner and Livia J. Washburn have chronicled the story of America in their award-winning historical novels. THE HEALER'S ROAD is one of their greatest sagas, the sweeping story of a family dedicated to the practice of medicine and caught up in the violence and heartbreak of America's bloodiest war.
The Boxcar Blues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
THE BOXCAR BLUES is a hard hitting story about two homeless teenage boys, one white and one black, and their fight for survival during the Great Depression. Luke and Curly fight a phony murder charge, suffer lost love and overcome hatred on their grueling road to success. Their tempered steel toughness and street savvy allow them to rise from vagrants, to become owners of a prosperous airline.
Unrefined
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Laugh and cry with the Unrefined Connor family—slaves to the farm and mechanic work that is their means of survival, chained by guilt and fear, trapped by despair and worry. Unrefined is the tale of a three-generation family pummeled by tragedy beyond the common hardships of the Great Depression. Some will come to see their difficulties as a refining process. None will survive unscathed—if they su
Absence of Grace
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Series: ...those conniving Gods, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing fountainbluepublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
You decide. We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Is it as simple as the god’s ennui and idle quest for amusement? Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…
Escape from Way Station Manor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lily, the only daughter of a wealthy mercantile shopkeeper follows her dream of empowering indentured passengers from the Orphan Train. She orchestrates an escape for seven orphaned children to travel to Indiana where they will establish a private home school. Hope and courage fill this story with great expectation, but it will be five generations before the dream is fulfilled.
Seven Out
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When a gun goes off on board the steamship, the adventurous fugitive Wil Driscoll abandons his plans for buying information on a priceless artifact to make a quick getaway. An ex-pilot turned treasure hunter, Wil had booked passage down the Mississippi River in order to learn the whereabouts of a century-old pistol. With less than an hour to jump ship, he must track down the pistol's thief.
Mercenary
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lee Christmas gets drunk and falls asleep at the throttle of his locomotive, plowing straight into an oncoming train. Blacklisted from the railroad and his marriage in tatters, he flees New Orleans on a steamer bound for the tropics. Mercenary is the story of the USA's most famous soldier of fortune: the hard-drinking drifter who changed the fate of a nation.
Battle Hymns
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
1942: While her fiancé trains for the battlefront, Charlotte Donahue does her part by volunteering as a nurses' aide with the American Red Cross. Here she is drawn to a mysterious soldier, Lieutenant William Kendrick, whose jet was shot down in the skies over Germany. As Will's wounds begin to heal, he and Charlotte develop a friendship that will bind them together in ways they never imagined.
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.