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Ready Reference Treatise: A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 54 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 75. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court” is a comic satire which reveals the sixth century England and it medieval culture through the perspective of the central character Hank Morgan.
A Tear For Sarah
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story about a young Kentucky woman who in 1862 finds herself in dire straits because her husband is away from home serving the Union Army in the Civil War. She has been left alone with her small daughter and finds she cannot cope with her problems so she decides to take her child on a harrowing journey to his military post and bring him home. Based on a true story.
Snow White and the Seven Digital Dwarfs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a fiction story of how the world’s largest computer company succeeded in the computer mainframe industry while other, smaller companies perished. It is a dry, technical treatise and is not recommended reading for the average word consumer.
Out of the Past
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Emma and her business partner, Sharon, meet quite a cast of characters while in Charleston. During their visit, Emma is haunted by visions of a past that isn’t hers. Emma's new friends can interpret bits and pieces of the visions for her, but one in particular offers more answers than the others.
Justice Comes to Sorrow (Sorrow #3)
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Series: The Sheriff of Sorrow, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When the hangman was found murdered and Jenny Primm discovered missing, Sheriff Caleb Haskell setout with his deputy, Nils Frosen, to track down the suspects. There were now three murders and the execution of an innocent man was drawing near. He needed answers and instinct told him that he was on the right track to getting the truth. [A Novelette]
Midnight Choir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,080. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Before "The Big Sleep", real detectives forged the hard-boiled tradition on America’s mean streets. Set in a steamy 1907 Seattle, "Midnight Choir" depicts the bustling dawn of the century through the struggles of an aspiring “New Girl” and a tough Irish cop to live roles for which the rules are not yet written, while reaching toward each other through conflicts love can heal, and some it can’t.
Stranger Stan
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Stranger Stan, in this short story, is about life during the Great Depression of the 1930's in America. A time of hunger, sorrow, depression and hope was a rare commodity. To maintain one's dignity, required metal and physical strength unequaled for the times. Stan was the 'stranger' of the times.
Time For Me to Fly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
"Time For Me to Fly" is a dramatization of actual events that occurred leading up to the 17th and final mission of the B-17 Bomber “The Rusty Nail” and its crew on July 29th 1944. The story is presented and told as to how it may have looked through the eyes of SSgt Charles Curtis Campbell. It includes dates,locations and events which actually happened during WWII.
Lines of Blue and Gray: Tales of the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The American Civil War was by far the most dramatic time in U.S. history. No one could escape its influence who lived in America while it was fought; indeed, we can still not escape its influence today. It was a contest for the soul of the nation, to define who and what America was to be. This volume is a collection of several Civil War short stories I’ve written over the years, as well as stand-a
A Vision Touch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
To some it's just a pocket watch, to Jade, it's a window to the past. Simply touching the watch enables her to see the history tied to the watch. In this case, the watch is tied to a specific family. This leads her down the path of sorrow, happiness and tragedy. This path also leads her and her friends to a treasure and a murder.
Behind the Grey: A Novel of the Civil War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Seahorse Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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A young Southern lady must strike out on her own as the life she knows is torn apart—first by the horrific acts of a stranger, and then more completely by the cruel realities of America's Civil War. On her mission to avenge a terrible wrong she disguises herself as a Confederate soldier and joins the battle, and during her journey she learns that truth—and love—can be found in unexpected places.
Playing for Keeps
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He fled life in the shadows for a life in the limelight... When tragedy overtook Lucas Davenport's family, he fled to the bright lights of the stage. She sought the past she barely remembered. Mary Kathryn O’Brien returns to the genteel world her mother left behind – but can Irish Katie ever truly hope to belong? Is Lucas and Katie's love a brief intermission, or are they Playing For Keeps?
Birthof a Nation
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 113,720. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Birth of a Nation is a story of change, warning of the dangers when one people try to impose their will on others. The year is 1861 and the American Civil War threatens to ravage a continent. Can a band of friends from an uncertain future succeed in a desperate quest to right injustice, or is history doomed to repeat itself?
The Long Dark Trail - Western Short Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this book you will find four western short stories, two non-fiction articles, and excerpts from two forthcoming western novels by Kerby Jackson. Jackson will take you way back to the wild, wild west where revenge lay in wait around every corner, and the aroma of black powder filled the air. Western short story collection approx. 18,000 words.
Mary Jemison - The True Story
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sanctioned by the Seneca nation as the only true account of the life of Mary Jemison, Gangi tells her story as if she had walked Mary's path.
Trapped in Shades of Grey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the trying days of World War II, everyone was called upon to do their patriotic duty. But what if that duty required you to live, eat, sleep, and fight alongside the enemy? Could you do your duty and keep your humanity? Christoph Ernst faces this challenge as a deep cover agent. As time passes, he learns that it is easy to hate the enemy until you have to become one of them.
PIVOT a 90-minute play for radio
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Series: The TIME-LIFE Conspiracy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It didn’t just happen that soundbite television came to trivialize the great issues of the day. Someone willed it. A very surprising someone. With the best possible intentions. For the best possible reasons. In all sincerity. To save the Republic.
A Crime of Influence a screenplay
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Series: The TIME-LIFE Conspiracy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1952, in the last titanic struggle for the soul of America, one man has the vision and the power to do what has to be done. Harry Luce can do his patriotic duty — and destroy his friend. Or Harry can be loyal to his friend — and betray his country. Which would you choose?
An Election of Patriots a true novel in their own words
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Series: The TIME-LIFE Conspiracy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It didn’t just happen that soundbite television came to trivialize policy. Someone willed it. A very surprising someone. With the best possible intentions. For the best possible reasons. In all sincerity. To save the Republic. To elect the best possible President. A crime of influence. Perpetrated by real people. Who paid a real price. This is their true story. In their own words.
Rings of Trust
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Price: Free! Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When David Broussard leaves Iwo Jima, the decorated Marine thinks he'll never be in combat again. The Ku Klux Klan thinks otherwise in rural Louisiana in 1953. The white supremacists come after him when his son accepts an invitation to a black child's birthday party. A man disappears, and the Klan leaves David Broussard a note: 'You're next.' He needs help to protect his family. But whom to trust?