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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.
It's All Chaos: Tales of the Young, the Old, and the Middle Aged
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Aaron's authentic vision of the post WWII's sterile era sparkles. To paraphrase Orson Welles's tribute to James Cagney's screen performance: Nothing in Aaron's fiction is real, but everything is true.
The Light of a Fire Opal
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Series: Light Gatherers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The orphaned child of a runaway slave demonstrates a mysterious gift of healing. Her adoptive family must hide her wondrous power from the plantation masters. When The Civil War brings a harvest of wounded to their door, the secret is out. Join her as she grows and builds a life of love and freedom. Romantic, clean, historical fiction with a paranormal twist.
Rose Of Skibbereen, The Beginning
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Price: Free! Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The first book in a family saga about Rose Sullivan, an Irish girl who comes to Philadelphia in 1880 and finds love, heartache, loss, and unexpected joy during the tumultuous years around the turn of the century. She marries an Irish mystery man named Sean McCarthy, who has a violent past and a secret life, and he takes her to new heights and depths of passion.
Far to the West of Vinland
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Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Kensington Rune Stone was reportedly found by a Minnesota farmer in 1898. It tells of a Norse expedition to the area in the year 1362. This story offers a scenario of how the KRS may have originated.
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.
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