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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.
The Money-Miler
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,660. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The last story written by pulp pioneer Homer Eon Flint. Branching beyond his classic speculative fiction, Flint embraced the exploding mystery genre in this tale of a young man presented with more money than he ever imagined and those determined to relieve him of it by means mostly foul. Throw in a beautiful young woman with her own agenda and let the adventure begin!
Backswipe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Backswipe chronicles the challenges facing archaeologist Doctor J. Burke, her rookie partner Nathan and team of 25th century specialists as they attempt to teleport a glamorous lost airliner back from 1951 San Francisco to their home museum. This science fiction history mystery weaves rapidly through Cold War California and Hawaii while offering intriguing glimpses into humanity's possible future.
Love & Haight
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Price: $4.64 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
They were a generation who wanted to change the world with flower power.
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.
Will the Real Carolyn Keene Please Stand Up
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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Historical fiction about the creators and creation of Nancy Drew and the controversy that still surrounds her.
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.
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.
Flint Bluff, an American Saga
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Flint Bluff, an historical fiction novel, has received high praise as an extraordinary saga which follows three generations in the lives of several families as they settle a frontier community on the Mississippi River in the upper Midwest. The author incorporates events of humor, character-building, pathos, love, war, crime, and spirituality in this exciting, entertaining and informative book.
The Declaration: Tales From a Revolution - South-Carolina
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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A hardworking tobacco farmer in the Carolina Uplands, Justin Harris wants only to provide for his family. The outbreak of revolution turns his life upside down, and he cannot anticipate how even his seemingly most inconsequential actions will touch the lives of generations yet to come. Through crushing setbacks and hard-won victories, Justin’s perseverance serves as a gift to his descendants.
Blessings From A Tree
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
As Jenny Macrae returns to the farmhouse from a secret rendezvous she suddenly realizes the kerchief with her name embroidered upon it is missing. If the lost article is found by the slave catcher it will certainly expose her secret, revealing her crime. It will also bring to light her family’s differing beliefs in slavery, further dividing the close-knit family as the calls for war grow louder.
Battle Hymns
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
1942: While her fiancé trains for the battlefront, Charlotte Donahue does her part by volunteering as a nurses' aide with the American Red Cross. Here she is drawn to a mysterious soldier, Lieutenant William Kendrick, whose jet was shot down in the skies over Germany. As Will's wounds begin to heal, he and Charlotte develop a friendship that will bind them together in ways they never imagined.
Madame Dorion: Her Journey to the Oregon Country
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Marie Dorion was an incredibly brave woman of the Iowa Tribe who, with her husband and two small children, guided an expedition from St. Louis across the country to present-day Oregon in 1811-1812. Though fiction, this book is a heavily fact-based account of that journey. Marie’s indomitable courage played a major role in opening the Oregon Country; she was truly our first Pioneer Woman.
19 Years 10 Months 24 Days
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel of time-travel and the Underground Railroad. Museum tour guide Sophie Irving is one day caught in a rainstorm that begins a chain of encounters with people from the past. As instances of time travel become stronger, Sophie and two of her friends land themselves in a posse of vigilante abolitionists and a dangerous plot to rescue a group of slaves from an 1857 auction.
Hired On
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,700. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hired On is Volume 2 of the award winning short stories of Will Starr. In the title story, Hired On, a young man who has just joined a trail herd as a cook suddenly finds himself faced with the challenge of a lifetime...alone
Legacies, An American Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 194,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Legacies; an American Journey, recounts the history of one family of Italian-American soldiers and policemen, and their long battle against the Mafia, Fascism and Communism. It details their sacrifices, triumphs and losses. This book recounts their flight to America to escape the Mafia’s and Mussolini’s vengeance, and their military service in the American army during World War II and Vietnam.
Love Abideth Still: A Novel of the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the bloody battlefields of Winchester and Bull Run to the quiet streets of Philadelphia, Love Abideth Still is a story based upon the lives of the author’s Civil War ancestors. A tale of sacrifice and forgiveness—of a love rekindled from beyond to the grave.
The Incident: Lost in the Woods
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The story of three brothers and how one brother's tragic mistake affected the other two. One was on the run from the law. The other two wanted to protect him, however, they had to take care of their families first. It was a journey from the swamplands of Louisiana to the "better life" in California.
The Healer's Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
For more than thirty years, bestselling authors James Reasoner and Livia J. Washburn have chronicled the story of America in their award-winning historical novels. THE HEALER'S ROAD is one of their greatest sagas, the sweeping story of a family dedicated to the practice of medicine and caught up in the violence and heartbreak of America's bloodiest war.