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Stampede at Rattlesnake Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
With her father murdered and her brother crippled by bushwhackers, half her herd stolen and her crew massacred by vicious rustlers, beautiful blond Elly Horrocks is going to have her hands full keeping the family ranch going. Veteran author Clay More spins a fast-paced Western adventure in STAMPEDE AT RATTLESNAKE PASS, another gun-swift novel from the Western Fictioneers Library.
The Unraveling: A Sweater Vest Fable
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Series: Political Fables and Cartoons, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the tale of the rise and fall of a sweet and well-meaning sweater vest unwillingly and unwittingly involved in a national political campaign.
To the Shores of Tripoli
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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This is an historical fiction about the US Marines and Navy during the First Barbary War. While the three protagonists are fictional characters representing all Marines who served, most of the others are actual historical figures.
Beekeeper Version 2
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A father keeps secrets concerning a mother's death
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A love story with various twists and turns with a surprise ending. A player in the game of golf set in 1963. A strong social commentary on the business of golf and the glass ceiling that has yet to be broken. A fragile human story of love and passion in the worldwide tour of golf.
Blind Courage: A Novella
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Series: Refining Fires, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
A young child who never leaves her mountain home must make a treacherous journey to save her mother’s life. With fear as her only companion, she braves the remote mountain road and the city that holds as formidable a foe as the scary Piney Woods. Until a man comes into her life offering prayer and hope. Part Two of the Refining Fires series. Three stirring episodes. One magnificent Love story.
Refining Fire: A Novella
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Series: Refining Fires, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Her career in ruins, a desperate nurse answers an ad to care for a disabled veteran. Disfigured in the war, an antisocial businessman can’t get his mind off the nurse he had tossed out of his home. Strangers bringing redemption into each other’s lives in ways neither of them could have predicted. Part One of the Refining Fires series. Three stirring episodes. One magnificent Love story.
West of the Big River: The Artist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Before he was a world-famous Western artist, Charles M. "Charlie" Russell was a horse wrangler on a ranch in Montana during the worst winter in that state's history. THE ARTIST is the latest volume in the popular West of the Big River series from the Western Fictioneers. Acclaimed author Jackson Lowry spins as entertaining a tale as any of those from Charlie Russell himself.
BALLARD bonus expeditionary force
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the conclusion to the trilogy of supernatural e-novellas which began with BALLARD motor court and continued with BALLARD the republic of dogs, our ever-morphing cast of characters marches boldly into the teeth of an apocalypse in BALLARD bonus expeditionary force.
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?