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West of the Big River: The Avenging Angel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Award-winning author Michael Newton spins an action-packed, historically accurate yarn in THE AVENGING ANGEL, another exciting adventure west of the big river.
West of the Big River: The Lawman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
William M. "Bill" Tilghman had one of the most illustrious careers of any Old West lawman, serving as sheriff, town marshal, and deputy United States marshal in some of the toughest places west of the Mississippi. But he faced perhaps his greatest and most dangerous challenge when he rode alone into the wild Oklahoma Territory settlement of Burnt Creek on the trail of a gang of rustlers.
Deceptive Hearts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
He survived war, and returned to devastation... A hero of the Irish Brigade, Shane MacDermott returned to New York to find his family decimated and his world shattered. She risks her life to save the people she loves... Lydia Daniels will risk anything to protect the women she shelters beneath the roof of her elegant Gramercy Park mansion-even if she has to trust the one man who can destroy her.
The Life and Times of Persimmon Wilson
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
“‘I have been to hangings before, but never my own…’ Thus begins the retelling of Persimmon Wilson's journey to find his true love. He goes from a Louisiana slave plantation to a Texas ranch, to riding with the Comanches, to Drunken Bride, TX, where he will be hanged. His is a love story, an adventure story, and a very American saga.
Making Thunderbirds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Concerns a young Marine during the Korean conflict who briefly meets a young woman and is later reunited with her.
The Legend of Stuckey's Bridge
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Series: Stuckey's Bridge Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In 1901, the Virginia Bridge & Iron Company began re-building a fifty-year-old Mississippi bridge and discovered bodies buried on the banks of the river. In earlier days, flatboats witnessed him on the bridge at night, waving a lantern, offering travelers a hot meal and a soft bed. Not much else is known about the man locals refer to as Old Man Stuckey...until now.
A Union of Brothers
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 57,310. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Firman Kirk, a young lumberman working in the mountains of central Pennsylvania, was recruited to join an elite unit of sharpshooters for the Union army shortly after confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter. His sense of duty to Country outweighed the trepidation he felt in exposing himself to the realities of war.
Cry No More
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Series: Brighid, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,660. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Jump into a fast paced thriller set in 1978 where a young Damien Borceau is on the verge of becoming a serial killer as he joins the CIA with a secret agenda of unbridled mayhem and murder. He becomes part of a plot by his new employer, Doctor Charlene Brighton, to avenge the murder of her family. The story is a mixture of medical thriller, spy novel and military action.
The Trouble With Cass:A Civil War Era Murder Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Trouble With Cass is and exciting and romantic mystery set in the Civil War era. Cass Brooks is a beautiful, intelligent, and resourceful young woman with few scruples. An underlying murder plot with an unforgetable ending makes this a good read. It's a colorful whodunit with some unforeseen twists.
The Quadrant: At the Crossroads of Anjier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 223,700. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Second in a 3-volume narrative set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. In Volume II, Maine native Capt. Ben Melchett and Welsh Romany seaman James Robertson narrow the gaps in culture, work and belief. Mediated by the hand of first mate Eben McCabe, they move closer to their true vocations. Though they come within sight of their landfall, it is the sea which has the final word.
Bounty For Booth
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Who is Gabe Stone? And what secret does he harbor surrounding the Lincoln assassination? Reality bumps into the bizarre when a memoir is found beneath the deathbed of Jeremy Gabrick Stone, who journals his life as a scenic designer for actors Edwin and John Wilkes Booth. But when he paints a portrait of President Lincoln, and a fast friendship is forged, all roads lead to tragedy...or do they?
The Last Summer of Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in New York City during the summer of 1970, The Last Summer of Love focuses on one family, the Sevens, especially on two twenty-one-year-old cousins, Kiel and Katy. The novel follows family members as they navigate the radically changing urban culture and adapt to new attitudes toward gender, religion, authority, war, drugs, and sex.
Dream of Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,610. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Each night, when Robin drifts off to sleep, she finds herself dreaming about the life of a woman in the Victorian age. She soon realizes it’s not a dream at all, but she is truly slipping into San Francisco’s past. With the help of a rookie police officer, Robin takes off on a spellbinding adventure, sifting through a century’s worth of clues to untangle history.
Indebt Us Not!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 153,180. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fate delivered to the doorstep of Professor Augustus Wright, an orphaned and illiterate young boy who had the hereditary blood coursing through his veins to thwart a 200 year old plan to create a sovereign financial empire within the borders of the United States of America similar to that which was created in England three centuries ago…and still exists there today as the Bank of England.
Family Affair: The Dragon Cast Down--Book II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,750. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
Frances Gadsby, 17, is a Keeper of Dragons who takes on evil in 1884 Duluth, Minnesota. Dragons, seen only by Frances and her kind, feed on emotions bred by the seven deadly sins—anger, greed, sloth, pride, lust, envy and gluttony—and it is Frances’ job to slay them. When the past abruptly intrudes on her friend Katie Waverly’s life, it brings danger-and dragons-to everyone they love most.
The Cast-Iron Star and Other Western Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,120. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
THE CAST-IRON STAR AND OTHER WESTERN STORIES brings together the finest tales of legendary Western author Robert J. Randisi, creator of The Gunsmith series. As one of the most prolific Western writers of all time, Randisi brings his trademark fast pace and flair for action to the stories in this volume.
Walton Creek Love: His Heart, His Way
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rod Hall is a man that keeps to himself. He doesn't socialize with town folk and he has never been one for gossip. He's never cared about the next man or woman for that matter. But when a gorgeous clerk and librarian takes up residence in Walton Creek, Rod realizes that he has definitely met his match. Can Rod convince Becky Stonewall to settle for his kind of love?
Depressing Ages
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Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Luke Miller just wanted to go to college, but can he? No money, no job, and many hopes for life. So many opportunities, hopes and dreams, so little cash. After all the banks closed by Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s rule, money has come even harder to come by. If growing up in the thirties wasn't hard enough, a freak accident rattles through the tough times.
All The World In Wax
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Small town life is made that much more interesting by the annual carnival but is the greatest attraction more than it initially seems?
A Fine Thread
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 21st Century
A girl travels to Philadelphia to visit a hat shop run by Lulu Mae Reeves, a hat maker for famous singers and movie stars, and discovers the secret behind the tradition of buying from the shop.