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The Postmaster and the Spider
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Spring 1865--Thinking his war is over, Sevier Russell returns to his home in East Tennessee to find Hawkins County in shambles. A guerrilla leader runs the town, night riders threaten his family, and a string of brutal murders points to someone who is using the chaos for their own ends. It seems that when the armies stopped marching, the killing got personal.
The Observer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One young woman recklessly defies expectations about a lady's proper place. Another, her maid, is secretly spying on her mistress's indiscretions. Based on real events, The Observer spins a universal tale of forbidden ambition, frustrated love, and ultimately, empathy across boundaries of class and culture.
Lessons in Love and Life - A Short Story
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Series: The Oregon, 2.2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Amy Hamilton finally has everything she ever wanted when Rika, the woman she loves, moves to the ranch. But years of having to hide her feelings leave her insecure, and her fears get the better of her. Convinced that Rika is growing bored with ranch life, Amy comes up with a daring plan.
Pearl River
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Virginia-born physician returns from a surgical apprenticeship in Paris, vowing to avenge his father's death at the defense of Washington in the War of 1812. Returning by way of the Gulf of Mexico, he travels along the Pearl River searching for General Andrew Jackson's army. Befriended by Choctaw Indians, he is guided to the army and joins to participate in the Battle of New Orleans.
Amelia's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,930. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Set during the War of 1812, Amelia Samuels is being forced into a loveless marriage by her father. When she has nobody left to turn to, she befriends the village stranger, Patrick Buchahan. Together the two discover the reason behind her unwanted engagement, but perhaps a little too late.
Grants Chapel Alley
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Grants Chapel Alley is based on true events. Good days were when life was merely unpleasant. The tiny houses that were behind Grants Chapel Alley were modeled after slave cabins. This was life in Macon, Georgia in 1950.
South of Cayenne
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In 1949 after returning to the States, a Berlin Airlift crew crashes in an unexplored area of Brazil. Only two of the five-man crew survive. The information is closely held---only President Truman and a select few know the cause of the crash. On national security grounds, the information is classified 'Top Secret' and sealed for fifty years.
The Bent Reed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Despite a stern mother and a life-threateningly crooked spine, Sarah McCoombs is determined to live the life of which she’s dreamed. When her family’s farm is overrun in the Battle of Gettysburg, she must put those dreams aside and find the strength to nurse both Union and Confederate wounded soldiers.
Shadows Wake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gold Hill is a peaceful place with a dark secret and forgotten calling. In ancient times, a native tribe trapped evil inside the mountain. That prison is now weakened, and the tribal blood line responsible for its maintenance is dangerously diluted. Lillian, a social outcast with secrets of her own, learns about love, friendship, and loyalty, but can she save Gold Hill and all she holds dear?
Side Door to Heaven for Hemingway
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 173,380. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Even though suicide kept him out of the main gate, Ernest wrangled a way into Heaven's side door. He also gives us a beautifully captivating flashback to his most idyllic summer up in Michigan, 1917.
Spirit Falls
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Series: The Long War, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Spirit Falls is the first novel in Townsend's The Long War series. It is an affecting story of childhood friendship growing into profound love, a coming-of-age novel set in the empty and hardscrabble landscape of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Vietnam: A Distant Memory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is my story. It is written as historical fiction. More than forty years later, Vietnam is a distant memory. For those of us who served there, it is lived every day. We left Vietnam but Vietnam did not leave us. Historical Fiction view of a combat veteran telling some of the story. There is much more to tell, I just can't bring myself to write it. Ride along and feel the tension. It was life.
Mercenary
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lee Christmas gets drunk and falls asleep at the throttle of his locomotive, plowing straight into an oncoming train. Blacklisted from the railroad and his marriage in tatters, he flees New Orleans on a steamer bound for the tropics. Mercenary is the story of the USA's most famous soldier of fortune: the hard-drinking drifter who changed the fate of a nation.
Bounty Man
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 239,690. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a story of the Civil War seen through the eyes of a young man whose primary interests are war and women. He is not a superhero, he gets scared when people try to kill him. He is not an educated man, not officer material, but he is well read and smart. The war he fights is as real as I can make it. People in this book are people, not cardboard cutouts.
Her Majesty's Yankee
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Series: The Civil War by Col. Thom Nicholson, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,010. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Wolfpack Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The youngest son of the Duke of Bransworth finds himself drummed out of the Army in disgrace and, still a fighting man, travels to the United States where a Civil War is raging. Not only does he soon find himself in the gunsmoke and cannon fire, but attracts the attention of President Lincoln and General Grant. And an epic battle is on the horizon...Gettysburg.
Conspiracy 911: A Truther Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
For anyone wishing to read about the best vetted alternative theories to the Official Story of 911, this riveting political thriller weaves these into a single taut thread. Set as a fictional event, the story moves quickly and urgently towards what will be for many, a very surprising ending.
The Rook Volume 2-Special Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
A New Pulp Classic Flies Again in a Special Edition from Reese Unlimited and Pro Se Productions! The Rook Volume 2-Special Edition features the continuation of one of the best known New Pulp Heroes Ever, created by Barry Reese!
Time Walkers Bundle
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Series: Time Walkers, Books 2 & 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,230. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Maggie is a modern day woman with all her flaws, thrust back into a time when men were carving out the history of America. She has just enough knowledge of the past to know trouble is coming, yet soon she is kicking herself for not paying better attention in history class. She meets her match in a warrior named Winn, and together they fight to write their own tale for the history books.
Proof Through the Night
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is July 1812 and Lady Sarah Anne, a high-minded aristocrat traveling on a British ship, is captured by the American privateer, Captain Patrick Morgan. The young United States has declared war against powerful Great Britain. Within the backdrop of the terror of the British siege of the Chesapeake Bay, Lady Sarah Anne and Patrick learn how two opposing hearts and minds can become one.
Absence of Grace
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Series: ...those conniving Gods, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing fountainbluepublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
You decide. We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Is it as simple as the god’s ennui and idle quest for amusement? Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…