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A Dead-Game Sport
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Riding the Devil
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
Preserve and Protect
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States is thrown into chaos as the President is killed in a plane crash shortly after securing his party’s nomination in a hotly contested race for re-election. As suspicions are cast upon the circumstances of the place crash, the incumbent party quickly convenes to nominate a candidate in a storm of domestic and international chaos.
Liberty Fair
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a young America over the summer of 1825, Liberty Fair is a lighthearted tale of a village turned upside down as it prepares a pageant in honor of the last surviving general of the American revolution, the Marquis de Lafayette. With a lively glimpse into New England's picturesque past, Liberty Fair is a historically based romantic comedy that easily entertains and warms the heart.
December Road
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Series: Seasons of Love and War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Kaylob returns home after two years of imprisonment in a POW camp in Vietnam. Will he ever be back to his whole self again after what he’s endured? Beth Ann has the daunting task of dealing with his Post-Traumatic Syndrome, while engaged to Kaylob’s arch enemy, Blake Tanner, a rich and powerful man who refuses to let her go.
Return to Quail Crossings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,200. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
No one expects Evalyn Brewer to return to Quail Crossings from California married with a child, and that includes Evalyn. But when Robert Smith, a country boy from head to toe, offers her and her daughter a chance at a normal life, reputation intact, Evalyn can’t help but accept. Little does Robert know, Evalyn is keeping a huge secret.
The French Detective (Jacques Dugas New Orleans Mysteries)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is New Orleans, 1900. A little Sicilian-American boy is kidnapped. There are no leads and no one wants to talk with the police. NOPD Det. Jacques Dugas assembles detectives, street cops, friendly Italians and a strikingly-pretty woman, part Corsican, part English, who happens to be an expert linguist. Pitted against a crime boss known as il Maiale (the Hog) and a terrifying henchman.
Lock Ready: A Canawlers Novel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Even as the Civil War winds down, there is still danger on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal for those who work upon the waterway. The Fitzgerald family faces their greatest threat as a group of Confederate saboteurs plots to destroy the canal. In the past, the Fitzgerald family could have faced the dangers, but they are separated and dealing with their personal problems.
Volunteer for Glory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,550. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Love and War divide and conquer. Torn between her love for two men, Rachel stays on the farm while Stuart and Jared battle the Confederates.
The American Game
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Enemy soldiers play a series of baseball games together during the American Civil War. Soon, however, the war will catch up with them, and they will be forced to fight one another again.
The Wounded
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Series: The Long War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
“The Wounded” is the second book of Townsend’s The Long War Series. Ricky Belisle travels across the south and west of America, a minor league baseball player, seeking redemption before his family, his people, his lifelong friend, Marie Jeanne Charbonneau.
Colonial Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the late 1700's, a poor girl named Charity is sitting on a bench, eating her last piece of bread for the month. So when she decides to get more food, the marketer tells her to go to "The Tavern". And, of course, while she's going to "The Tavern", she gets lost. Join her on her journey to find her home - or be running away instead.
Cordia's Will
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On the brink of the Civil War Cordia Pike is faced with marrying a man she does not love or sending him off to war heartbroken. When she falls in love with another man, she must decide whether to follow her heart or acquiesce. Will her one true love return from battle and make her is own or will he be too late and watch as Cordia marries another?
Christmastime 1940: A Love Story
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Series: Christmastime, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 53,220. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
An uplifting and romantic Christmas story full of old-fashioned charm. A tale of transformation involving a struggling single mother who is trying to make a fresh start in life and a man who has lost his connection to humanity.
Bootshaus on Frost Lake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Write On E-Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the author of Short Stories From The Heart comes this heartwarming tale of family, fate, and love. Bootshaus On Frost Lake follows the tale of the Rose family throughout the generations, and the beloved boathouse and surrounding gardens that held them all together. A wonderful rags-to-riches tale, readers will enjoy this story that both captures the imagination and warms the soul.
A Confederate Conspiracy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,300. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When John Wilkes Booth stepped into that theatre to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, he did so without the knowledge or consent of the Confederate government. But what if the Confederates had developed their own plot to assassinate the President? What if it were up to a disgraced Union soldier named Jack Wescott to unearth the plot and save the President?
The Missions Bloom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
A Pirate to Treasure (Descendants of Sea Grove Series, Book One)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,510. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Jerica Jordan Fontaine is a woman scorned. Who does she turn to when she feels the need for revenge? Why, her half sister, of course. Lavinia is very adept at laying curses and making things happen. Or, as Sean Devereux will be tormented to discover..not happen.The Descendants of Sea Grove Series has all the excitement, intrigue, and romance that you have come to expect from all Kitty Margo books.
Fremantle Volume One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
FREMANTLE is a historical novel set in 1863 at the height of the American Civil War. Due to the above average length it is in two volumes. The main character, Arthur Fremantle, was a real British Coldstream Guards officer who came to America to observe the war. The book is full of historical information, especially concerning the British involvement, but this is tempered by a heady romance.
Pinto and Sons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.