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Long Live The American Empire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Great American Rebellion has failed. George Washington was killed with most of the Continental Congress in battle, and Benedict Arnold has used his resulting fame and adulation to launch a career in British politics. The great issues of the 19th century, from imperialism and westward expansion to slavery and the industrial revolution, confront a very different America.
The Original Edison Field
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,620. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
The baseball season of 1951 doesn’t arrive soon enough for young Jimmy Fletcher, and the perfect refuge for this 10-year-old boy during that enchanted summer in the fictional town of Marshfield is transformed into The Original Edison Field. That’s where his dream of playing for the New York Yankees takes root. Unexpectedly, his quest ends all too soon.
Barter Depression Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Follow the Eversole family through their lives, loves, and tragedies. Raymond Jr., a young Indianan boy, tells his tale about the trials and tribulations living on a poor family farm during the depression.
Song of the Jayhawk; or, The Squatter Sovereign
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,490. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Before there were red states and blue states, there was Kansas. A place that divided the nation like never before, or since. A place where mayors were generals and journalists were terrorists. A place where drunken guerrilla armies roamed the prairies, threatening farmers and rigging elections. A haunted place where mysterious beasts led settlers into undiscovered countries.
What Survived
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
An American soldier of World War II watches in horror as old friends and new companions erupt in bursts of blood and gunpowder. As Tim attempts to escape enemy territory in southeast France, the full impact of war weighs both upon his body and his mind. In only a few days, Tim watches honor crumble and dozens die, and he must search for something, anything that will keep him sane.
An Orphan's Heart
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Series: Okatibbee Creek. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
An Orphan’s Heart is the real-life story of Ellen Rodgers, who with the broken spirit of an orphan and the soul of a gypsy travels the rugged South to find the only thing important to her...love.
Encounter
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story depicting JFK and Jackie's first-ever meeting.
Marlon Brando and Wounded Knee
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Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A hollywood star takes on a social cause
Brethren: A Gripping Tale of Counter Espionage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(3.00 from 1 review)
"A fun, fast paced read!" - J Price "... a good, quick read ... give this book a look." - J Luttrull "A great page turner! - K Peterson Allan Capstein trafficked the package from New York to Marie Du Berge, a beautiful Cannes film star in exchange for free airfare. What he didn't agree to was being drawn into a counter espionage ring set on assassinating a crazed Middle Eastern despot.
Dawn Drums
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Moonlight Mesa Associates. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
May of 1864 was perhaps the Civil War's most terrible month. Dawn Drums begins at this crucial time and its action coincides closely with the sesquicentennial of the events it depicts. Despite the Civil War's horror and savagery, the main characters of this truly gripping, historical novel emerge as heroes who, even today, remain inspirational and noble.
Dangerous Camp On the Kenai
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Series: Tales of the Alaskan Gold Rush, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
(3.00 from 1 review)
“Bitterroot” Lodlow Rothrock didn’t come to Alaska for the gold in the year 1899. He had a government job and was happy just to be a part of the last frontier. Doing a little surveying on the Kenia Peninsula a good hundred miles southwest of Anchorage, he sets up camp for the night in the hunting grounds of a killer.
Crossing The Line
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
1967. In a world where the South won the Civil War and two nations share the American continent, US Federal Intelligence agent Northrup McLean, evading the CSA's Ministry of State Servitude, joins forces with Thaddeus Lynch, an Engineer for the modern Underground Railroad. Together they struggle to expose an international plot that could easily turn the American cold war into a very hot world war.
Kings of the Comic Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1938, Steve and Curly look for work writing and drawing the early comic books. From disaster to triumph to fresh disaster, they struggle for a foothold in careers behind the scenes of the four-color adventures.
The Rescue
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Series: The Lady Pirates · Pirates: Abigail. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Abigail: sailor, daughter, pirate. When the law catches up with her father, Abigail must outwit rival pirates and a federal marshal to get him back.
Red Clay and Roses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
The Widow's End
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When widow Katie Lafferty arrives at the Pythian House, a home for widows and orphans, she has little hope for the future. And there's more grueling work than she could have imagined. One of the few bright spots in her drudgery is Latin Master Everett Brown at the school across the street. As Katie struggles to conform to the rules and settle into her new life, can Everett Brown be her knight?
Petra
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Price: Free! Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A deadly game of hunt and find, one wanting not to kill and the other demanding no less.
Danger Too Close
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After a devastating attempt to plant a hidden explosive in the Kremlin, CIA agent James Matthis is converted to a sleeper agent. After being recovered by the United States, his goal is to destroy the Soviet missile silos which have just launched a partly successful first strike. But can he recover from his brainwashing before it's too late?
After America: Rebuilding
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States of America has collapsed and the continent is breaking into individual sovereignties based on geography, culture, political persuasion, and economics. The story is told through the eyes of Sam Buckwalter, one of the founders of Appalachian America, a new nation forming in the true Appalachian Mountains of the continent. They conclude by writing a new constitution.
The King Of The Irish
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Price: Free! Words: 106,670. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Newcastlewest Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
British spies have infiltrated the United Brotherhood, to quash another Irish rebellion. When one of the spies turns up dead in a Chicago sewer, police detective Daniel Coughlin is swept up in a power struggle between warring factions of the Irish nationalists, a fight that could see him hanged for a murder he did not commit. If his political clout does not come through for him, he is a dead man.