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Little Book
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This novel takes the reader into the mind of Ralph Waldo Emerson during the months he wrote his first book, "Nature," when he was in his early '30s, as well as re-creates the major events of his life leading up to that point, from early childhood up to his marriage to his second wife.
The Last Mission
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In World War II, American bombers flew over Germany from bases in England. These missions were a horrific lottery in which, for no apparent reason, some men lived and others died. A lifetime later one of the survivors returns to his base with the answer to an unsolved wartime murder, needing to know the fate of an English girl he loved and abandoned, and seeking the reason why his life was spared.
Texas Rain Dance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The most publicized drought was during the 1930s. However, from 1950 ~ 1957 there was an equally, if not more severe drought, in the Midwest of the USA. This historical story is fiction based upon fact. It's a story of one family who experienced the hardship of those times in Los Angelo, Texas.
Runaway “Their Moment in Time”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.
Tara's Forgotten Son
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Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.
Between Rail and River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the Fitzgerald Family continues in this second book of "The Canawlers" series. Having experienced the horrors of the Civil War as it reached the C&O Canal, the Fitzgeralds must now try of survive as the canal draws more attention from the North and the South. They are also faced with problem unrelated to the war but impacting each member of the family.
Viva Cuba Libre
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Screenplays » Drama
This screenplay is a fictionalized drama of the real involvement of a young British man in the leadership of the Cuban counterrevolutionary organization "Unidad Revolucionária", supported and ultimately betrayed by the CIA and the United States government. After the Bay of Pigs our hero is picked up by G2, interrogated for 3 months and sent to trial as the responsible CIA agent.
Masterson
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1919 frontier lawman Bat Masterson revisits the scenes of his early days and discovers the wild west has vanished. Now there are wheat farmers and Prohibition-- and an effort to blot out the past. In this poignant novel, Masterson comes to grips with his legend and tries to set the record straight.
KAISA: A Historical Novel of Michigan’s Copper Mining & Oil and Gas Exploration Industries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Born in the Michigan copper mines of a Holland, Michigan, Dutch schoolteacher and Finnish copper miner during the turbulent times of the 1913 Keweenaw Peninsula copper miner’s strike , Kaisa’s saga traces her life to the 1930s oil boomtown of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan,Mackinac Island, Michigan and Jekyll Island, Georgia, where Nazi U-Boats threaten, Kaisa finds love and intrigue.
Follow Your Heart
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Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow Your Heart is a poignant tale of a young couple's struggles to overcome difficulties during the early years of marriage in post Civil War Missouri. The novel tells about a love strong enough to survive the hard times with the cords of family values and faith intertwined throughout the story.
Unadvisable Enthusiasm: The Origin and Demise of Sports
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sports, created after the American Civil War as an outlet for young men, was honorable. One day, a "winner" shouted at "losers." The sports race was on. So was the downward path.
Yesterday and After
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Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A young mans' summer in Maine before World War II with his brother and mother. He visits two aunts and an uncle. It is the summer when the submarine Squalus sank and was brought up from the deep to serve in WWII.
The Ferryboat
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Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Where a young man has adventures in New York in the Thirties.
Grant and Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict.
One Came Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Four southern plantation owners, drinking whiskey and playing poker, realize that the Civil War is close to over and the South is losing. They all agree that they want to do something to cause the North as much suffering and pain as they can. They come up with an idea---sharp-shooting snipers.
There Is Life After Death
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Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The war is finally over. The Rockford family is ready to move on and enjoy their newfound happiness, but several of the young men struggle to adjust to their new lives. And despite the relief brought by war’s end, a series of tragedies strike Dan Rockford’s family, claiming a life in the process.
Life Amidst Ruin
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Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,690. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jake Rockford returns to Virginia so his children can meet their mother’s family only to be greeted by the War Between the States. The war will touch the lives of everyone he cares about, even his brother’s family back in Oregon.
A New Place in Life
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Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After spending seven years in the West, not much intimidates Dan Rockford. But guiding a wagon party full of woefully unprepared families on the Oregon Trail proves no easy task. The young guide clashes with the wealthy Southern gentlemen organizing the trip while looking out for his brother’s family and contending with his feelings for his boss’ daughter.
Her Kind, a novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rose Emma Parmlee reflects on her 90 years as she compiles a diary that she began in her youth. As she records the migration of a family from England, to the new England, to Iowa, Rose exposes a family's deepest secrets, including her own unrecoverable relationship with her mother, cousins a bit too close by blood and water, and an entire lineage her siblings never knew.
Sautee Shadows: Book One of the Georgia Gold Series
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Canterbury House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sautee Shadows: Book one of the Georgia Gold Series is the sweeping saga of four families whose lives intertwine through romance, adventure and murder´éżlinking antebellum Georgia’s coast and mountains during the economic expansion of the 1830s.