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Return to Coronado
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Return to Coronado is a plot-twisting tale of treachery, courage under extreme duress, and young loves and losses, played out against a backdrop of war.
Saints and Soldiers: Thunderbolt Squadron
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 129,690. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lieutenant "Dobby" Dobson and Captain Micheal "Flash" Turner lead their squadron of Thunderbolt fighter pilots across the sands of Africa and through the rains of Italy to fight the Germans and Fascists in World War II. What they discover is that they must free themselves from their inner demons as well. Read an exciting tale as these men find the Saint in every Soldier.
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor
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Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.40 from 5 reviews)
Set in the 1890's, a poor European immigrant learns about the land of opportunity when he comes to work in the coalmines of Illinois.
The American Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the luxurious excess of 1920s New York, a young English soldier, demobbed after the First World War, falls for the rich American socialite - but is the American Dream all is appears?
Discarded Christmas Spell
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Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Author of Ghost On Black Mountain and The Storycatcher has a new Christmas story. Talley May lives a hardscrabble life on Black Mountain, doing the work of a boy. Then a ghost appears and her whole life is changed. Set in Appalachia on Ann Hite's beloved Black Mountain, this new set of characters will thrill Ann's loyal readers and draw in more.
The Making of a Soldier
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,150. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author gained custody of his great grandfather’s Civil War diary at age seven. He then bought his CW musket from his grandfather for $25.00. He spent years translating the diary from Welsh to English and adding family history, starting with their immigration from Wales in 1825. The author briefly had the pleasure of knowing his great grandmother, Sarah. He still remembers her tiny pipe.
Morgenthal & Co. The Story of an Important Investment Bank 1972-2010
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 231,050. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
a Goldman Sachs insider's story of Wall Street.
A Perfect Nanny
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Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Whittakers were stunned when they discovered that Meddie, their devoted nanny, had disappeared. They considered her a part of the family, so when she left without a trace they were puzzled and upset. Not only was Meddie a perfect nanny, she always seemed to know what was going to happen before it occurred. Where had Meddie gone and what did she know that she wasn’t willing to tell them?
Angels in the Corner: A Family Saga
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Series: A Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,620. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Angels in the Corner: a family saga is the sequel to Elephant in the Room and continues the Ramey family tale. Kate struggles to raise her four daughters in the declining lumber boom era. She manages with the help of Harley the hobo who provides wisdom and comfort. It is a portrait of relationships between family, friends, loved ones and the unique and yet parallel generations.
1917: The Perfect Game
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Who knew that 2 self-realized wisdom masters would be brought together in 1917 for one of baseball’s most momentous games? In this historical fiction, it’s a madness of baseball, Einstein, World War 1, Sigmund Freud, Jim Thorpe, American racism, Longchenpa, President Wilson’s deception, awakened mind and romance, all swirling together in a dust devil of the most unique baseball game in history.
Arrangements
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Janet Auchincloss is nervous. She's about to have dinner with her daughter's future in-laws, Joe and Rose Kennedy, and discuss arrangements for the pending nuptials. Although she's well aware of Joe Kennedy's reputation--as both a shady businessman and an unfaithful husband--nothing could prepare Janet for the tense evening ahead.
Iron Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,060. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Violence stole young Ben Brand's family from him, but blessed with uncanny speed and skill with a gun and befriended by an old mountain man, Ben sets out on a bloody quest for vengeance. As he tracks his enemies over the years and the miles, Ben battles men and the elements—and risks his own soul—to become the avenging nemesis known as Iron Heart! Originally published under pen-name Walt Denver.
Under a Pacific Sun
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 141,640. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the post WWII Philippine islands, battled hardened former Marine fighter pilot Gunner McQuaid opens an air cargo business, hoping for a more tranquil life, but instead finds himself caught in a new war between South China Sea pirates, white slavery thugs and a secret Chinese plot to take over the war torn island nations in the Pacific.
Riding to Camille
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Hurricane Camille: August 19th, 1969. How could 29 inches of rain fall in 5 hours, which NOAA says is close to both the physical and theoretical limit of the possible. These characters are fictional, but what happens to them comes right out of the histories recorded at the time. No one knows who is alive and who is dead, and Sam himself is a changed man from what he has witnessed...
Chasing the Sun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1947. In the deserts of California, men are competing to become the "fastest man alive". The sound barrier has already been broken, but still the tests with the Bell X-1 continue. Lt. Bobby Kohler is next in line to compete for the title of "fastest man alive". Will his decisions on test day lead to disaster, or enable him to pursue his dream of chasing the sun?
Black Magic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Capt. Matt Black and Dr. Andrew MacGillivray are a pair of paranormal private eyes hot on the trail of someone — or something — killing women during the raucous 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Stranger things are afoot however when their friend, L. Frank Baum, finds a man who was attacked not far from the World's Fair.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
Yesteryear
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A young woman wonders if it is only a dream when she suddenly finds herself in 1942, and literally walks in her Great Grandmother's shoes.
Lena's Bequest
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 and represented by Jonah Magar. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bequeathed a hidden fortune by the father she never knew, Lena’s search becomes complicated by inner turmoil over the man who abandoned her and his ruthless enemies, also searching for the Czar’s treasure. Months away from starting law school, when a stranger enters her life, Lena accepts the challenge and discovers her parents’ hidden past and dark history.
Give Me Liberty, Give Them Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A short story of the impending American Spring thrust upon the United States government.