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Impulse Tracker
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
On a quiet night in the year 1996, 20-year old Alan is in his small apartment, about to make an important life decision. His thoughts are torn between the electronic music he makes with his computer and starting a career path with a computer software company. Will he continue working on his music and keep his dead-end job or take the important job offer?
A Parliament of Crows
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Three women in black. Always in mourning clothes--secretive, devious and deadly--they might at first appear to be long lost members of the Addams Family or characters drawn by Edward Gorey, but the women in this novel are inspired by three sisters from history who were anything but humorous. The story of their lives and their crimes is the very definition of Southern Gothic.
No-Such-Thing: The Committee
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 153,490. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An historical fiction account of healing Multiple Personality Disorder. It chronicles one individual suffering 45 years of psychotic splits with reality and then healing; only by the Grace of God and Love that conquers all. It is timely yet astoundingly uniquely told in both therapist and client bi-lateral viewpoints.
Rondy Voo
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,170. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
UP IN THE MOUNTAINS, it’s easy to get lost in time. Everywhere, there’s rocks with green-blue lichen on them, and trees so tall that it hurts your neck to see the tops. Except for the cars and trucks parked beyond the trees, you could easily believe that you were actually in the late seventeen hundreds. Come with us on the first of many adventures with our hearty campers! Step back in time!
The Dewey Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Dewey Boy is historical fiction about the eight-year old George Perrin Dewey’s summer on the Perrin Farm in Berlin, Vermont, USA, owned by his Aunt Lucy and Uncle Porter Perrin. Some of his many adventures predict his future as the famous Admiral George Dewey. The book is suitable for classroom use, with discussion questions and explanations of idioms used in that time period.
Lifters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the wild world of boomtown Seattle, circa 1908, store detective Emma Prothero stirs things up with the discovery of a well-connected gang of shoplifters that may be tied to a polar expedition and a world class wrestling match that may be "fixed." When some of the trails lead back to her own family and its dark secrets, Emma goes all out to find the truth.
I Wish You Were Mine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
An unsuspecting American student finds herself in the center of Hitler's war in Munich, Germany. It was the onset of World War II, and she was far from her home and parents in Philadelphia. Witness to her professor's arrest by the Gestapo was in itself shocking; however, it became personally devastating as only a severed first love can be. Did he survive Concentration Camp Dachau? Was he dead?
Bait House
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Bait House a novel Whidbey Island of the North West, a war torn Confederate survivor, Jeremiah Roupe, his family, homestead, boarding house and cherished community. Bait House
Dead Civil War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Post Mortem Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
A struggle for power arises in the United States and leaves the world in desolation. Strange creatures arise from the ash of battle and travel in packs. What is left of humanity gathers in small groups, trying to outlast the terror they know as reality. They must confront the man who played his hand to make this all happen. Will America learn from its mistakes?
Against All Odds
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Vinnie is 18 years old, a year out of high school, and still not knowing what he would do with his life. After another argument with his father and another big to-do with his live-in brother-in-law, Vinnie knew what he must do. He went to the nearest enlistment center and enlisted in the Army for duty in Korea. So it was that Vinnie finds himself in Korea in 1950.
Sold into Slavery: The Middle Passage, The Story of Adaku Part II
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Part 2 on the Middle Passage in the series Sold into Slavery, The Story of Adaku promises an inspiring journey that dwells on friendship and love, of hardships and terror, of betrayals and loyalties, all forged amidst the roar of slavery on the harsh Atlantic seas.
A Time Apart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Chances Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Time Apart explores the bittersweet duality of our existence among the past and the present. Kara, a twenty-something Los Angeles art school graduate has resigned herself to contentment in the routines of everyday family life. But an unexpected attraction to Jake, a slacker-colleague in her office, is further complicated when the two find themselves mysteriously transported to 1930s Los Angeles.
Lincoln's Curse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lincoln’s Curse Written by Anthony Marino May 24 1999 More than a few Southern terrorists attempt an assassination upon President Lincoln, before Booth does it at the Ford Theatre.
Back Channel: The Kennedy Years
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,440. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
William Bertram MacFarland describes himself as a patriot, a soldier, a spy and an assassin. He served as a Special Assistant to President Kennedy and had an office in the West Wing of the White House. The book takes the reader behind the scenes and into the Oval Office. It is a fast-paced, informative, and sometimes heart-pounding novel.
One Extraordinary Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
During August of 2001, life is carefree for Freddy Will. His life changed after 840 million dollars came his way, courtesy of an enormous bank error, along with witnessing the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. This historical fiction takes us through those turbulent events that changed Freddy’s life, and those close to him, forever!
The Sailor And The Carpenter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Finding himself indentured to a ship’s captain Timothy Beadle finds himself on the far north-western shores of The New World. As the ships sails home with holds full of rich furs, a cyclone hits and Timothy ends up on the shores of Spanish California. Rescued by a young Indian boy, Jaime, Timothy is taken before grey robed priests, who offer him .
Kate
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Price: Free! Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Kate was born, post Civil War, in Western Appalachia. Turning eighteen, tragedy forced her to face the world alone. A Bounty Hunter introduced her to a world populated by trains, hotels, steamships, fashionable clothes, society and tracking dangerous felons. Kate is a strong lady in all aspects of her life, willing to break cultural codes on how women were obliged to deport themselves.
More Than Sparrows
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Series: The Larkspur Valley Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Big changes are coming to the people of Larkspur Valley in this 20th Century historical novel about the power of love, the special bonds of family and friendship, and lives that are supernaturally transformed by faith. A Christian novel by the author of GLIMMERS OF HEAVEN.
Through a Dusty Window: New York City Stories 1910-2001
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Live a century of New York City history in one sitting! Through a Dusty Window offers ten vignettes in the literary style - giving readers a voyeuristic tour of the past. All ten stories are set in one brownstone apartment on New York's Upper West Side. Stewart takes us on a whirlwind tour through Prohibition, WWII, Lennon's murder and more.
Rubbertown
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,080. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's 1984. Candidates are talking politics and religion, evangelists are preaching family values - and, the most popular and sensationally advertised condom in America is made in a conservative western New York village. When a local minister stages a protest at the plant, Glory, NY becomes the site of a national 'faith vs secularism' showdown, dividing residents and inviting tragedy.