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FLYER
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,300. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
AN EPIC WWII ADVENTURE OF SURVIVAL AND REVENGE SET IN THE MYSTERIOUS JUNGLES OF BORNEO.
Centaur of the Savannahs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,240. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Centaur of the Savannahs, formerly titled Crousilleau, is based on the true saga of Dr. Jean Formy-Duval and his family who had to flee the terrors of both the French Revolution in 1789 and ten years later the Haitian Slave Revolt with a dramatic escape to coastal NC. The legend of this family has been handed down to their descendants from one generation to the next ever since.
A Political Dance
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Book One of a Trilogy, "A Political Dance" is a fictional account of a young man struggling against established political corruption. This novel tries to expose some methods used to accomplish those deeds. The characters are fiction, but were inspired by real people in Louisiana history. The series of events depicted are pure fiction, all leading up to the political Bar-B-Que.
Fremantle Volume two
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: December 8, 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.
Playing Black
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
Starling
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 129,330. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
STARLING is an epic tale of love and survival, finding home and finding family. Its story is interwoven with the sweeping events of its period: Mass emigration from Scandinavia and Northern Europe, The Boer War, The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, the dawn of World War I. Six people recount this saga, in a style that blends classic Jane Austin and globe ranging James Michener.
Love Finds Its Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Love’s journey can be a long one, fraught with dangerous twists and turns. But if it’s meant to be, love will always find its way……..
Bloody Season
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the three-time Golden Spur Award winner--the classic novel about Tombstone, Arizona... * The gunfight at O.K. Corral is the ultimate Western adventure--and Estleman's novel is the definitive account "Pistol-hot...rawhide tough."--Kirkus Reviews "Gritty and unwashed realism...a brutal showdown."--Elmer Kelton "High drama...so real you can smell the horses."--Elmore Leonard
Eight Days
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Reflections of an unforgettable summer. This is the Deep South and the setting for eight remarkable days one hot summer in the early '50's. An itinerant preacher comes to a small town and brings with him hope and love that affect one family in particular. John's words from the Scripture bring about changed lives and changed minds, as these townspeople come face to face with prejudice and racism.
The Idler
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Casa de Snapdragon. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jeremiah Watts, in a drunken stupor, signs a seaman certificate and suddenly finds himself aboard the Ann Alexander, a rickety whaling ship. While aboard this ship, he begins a transformation as he gains maturity and begins to resolve his authority figure issues. This story is drawn from his journal and love letters covering the years he spent aboard the Ann Alexander.
The Stranglers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Between your last prayer and the snap of the rope there's no time for mercy… The first victim was cut down from a limb outside Fort Benton. The second, bound and strung up in Bear's Paw. Now, Deputy Page Murdock has discovered two more men swinging from a hanging tree among the aspens along the Missouri River. They aren't drifters. They aren't bandits. They're the law.
Fire and Dust
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Series: The Fire Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,150. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
If you thought you knew the Civil War, think again. In Fire and Dust, Christopher Datta takes you beyond the clatter and gore of the battlefield to reveal the very hearts and minds of the Confederacy. His characters will haunt you like a rebel yell, sounding down through the years to touch you with their sacrifices, their struggles, and—most of all—their humanity. -Karen Lyon, Hill Rag Magazine
Just Another Sunday: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
Daughter of the Earth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the summer of 1856, 16 year old Korina Fischer's life changes when she witnesses the arrival of the US Camel Corp near her Texas farm. Discontent with the certainty of becoming a farmer's wife, the camels' arrival sets off a chain of events that change her life forever. When she & a friend are kidnapped, Korina learns the depth of her strength & how to survive the dangerous Texas frontier
The Founding of Josiah Turn
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Series: The Xyon Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When an unnatural earthquake strikes Mount Xyon in 1888 Appalachia, seventeen-year-old Josiah Turn loses everyone he's ever known and gains supernatural powers. Rebuilding his life after every out-of-control incident, Josiah finds a new place to belong until betrayal sends him home again. He must channel his power to protect the mountain from military insurgence.
A Whisper of Bones
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Whisper of Bones is book two in the Orphans and Inmates series. The past and present intertwine as modern day anthropologist, Maude Travers, pieces together evidence from an exhumed poorhouse skeleton and the journal of the Keeper of the Buffalo Orphan Asylum, Ciara Sloane Nolan. Paranormal visions lead Maude to a horrifying secret that threatened Ciara's own life.
Me 'n' Shorty
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 172,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
At the height of the Great Depression there were 250,000 teenagers on their own traveling all over the U.S. When two naïve seventeen year old boys met on the road and decided to team-up for their journey from Tennessee to California they had no idea of the dangers, the adventures, the love and the lessons in life that would force them to grow up fast.
DOG ROBBERS The New Deal Army
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,350. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Coming of age, heroes of the depression era.
The American Deluge
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,780. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
My Love, My Enemy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fairfax and Cassandra are happily married and deeply in love, however they take different sides in the Civil War. Although Cassandra is from an aristocratic Virginia family of slaveholders, she hates slavery. When the war breaks out, Fairfax goes to the front as a Confederate army officer. Cassandra is recruited as a Union spy.