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1780: A Time to Live Free or Die
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,650. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It was their darkest hour . . . when the British captured Charleston, South Carolina and with it, the entire southern American Army. Patriots everywhere gave up, ready to accept defeat and the cold winds of tyranny blew hard against the flickering flame of Liberty. Yet, there remained small bands of patriots—men and women—who would not quit . . .
In the Shadow of the Pyramid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,550. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Historical Fiction -- The whaling vessel Niantic picked passengers with Gold Fever off the beaches of Panama in 1849 and took them to San Francisco. The crew jumped ship. Niantic was hauled ashore and planted at the corner of Sansome and Clay as a hotel. Present day, Don Worthy discovers its hulk and claims the right of salvage. The story takes place in the past and present in San Francisco.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.
A Shilling on Good Friday
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 350,300. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel based on the life of Englishman William Reynolds. Sailor, soldier, prisoner, coalminer…Reynolds’ story switches from Victorian Portsmouth to Nova Scotia, to Civil War torn America. Come April 1865 and in the aftermath of the events at Ford’s Theatre – the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln – fate decrees that Reynolds is set to lead a gruelling manhunt across rural Pennsylvania…
Runner - The Legend of D.B. Cooper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210,390. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The secret identity of D.B. Cooper has been revealed and he’s on the run as an international fugitive. D.B. Cooper, believed to be the only man who could never be caught, hijacked a plane, escaped using a parachute, eluded the FBI and hid for decades. As the pack of authorities closes in, Cooper must be cunning and full of tricks in order to escape yet again and in a way that no one can follow.
Buster, a story of a slave
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Buster, a story of a slave" is a novel in which a young man from an Upstate New York community, inherits a South Carolina plantation and becomes a slave owner which is the last thing he wants to be. He gradually becomes strongly apposed to the institution of slavery when he meets Buster, a slave.
The Gracie Jones Chronicles: Visiting the Vanderbilts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,400. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Family-friendly historical fiction: The year is 1912. Gracie Jones awaits the return of her good friend, Cornelia Vanderbilt. Cornelia is due to arrive home soon on the maiden voyage of the Titanic, along with her parents, George and Edith Vanderbilt. After the family arrives back in the states safely, Gracie joins them for some time in New York City, before joining them for a trip to Biltmore.
Black Centipede Confidential
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Where is the Analytical Engine? Who is the faceless assassin called Anonymoushka? Why does William Randolph Hearst want to fire Percival Doiley? What the heck is going on with Bloody Mary Jane Gallows? How can the Black Centipede possibly save the day?
The Prisoner, Stalag VIIA Moosburg
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
An ex WWII POW, a B-17 gunner, returns home only to find that his wife has left him taking his child he has never seen. He finds it necessary to return to Germany in order to clear his conscience and cure a severe depression caused by an incident that occurred while at the POW camp Stalag VII-A Moosburg.
Moonlight Falls on Seven Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,440. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When a wealthy heiress disappears from Seven Sisters in 1850, rumors swirl. But no trace of the girl had ever been found--until now. Historian Carrie Jo Jardine and her handsome employer find clues to the heiress' whereabouts and more mysteries are revealed. With Carrie Jo's ability to dream about the past, she watches a sinister plot unfold. Can she survive threats from present and past?
The Path Taken
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Emily has been mourning the death of her intended and comparing every potential suitor to what she remembers as his faultless perfection. Her dreams tell a different story. Each night she's drawn toward a man she doesn't know, and her heart aches to find love again. When minister Noah Barton arrives in her small town, Emily sees the face of her dream.
The Vicar of Christ
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 300,760. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The New York Times Bestseller is now available in modern digital formats, featuring a new Foreword by Justice Samuel Alito. This book has been considered an unusual, fascinating, and well-written observation of the life of a man who was first a war hero and Medal of Honor winner from the Korean War, then Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, later a monk, and finally elected Pope: Pope Francis I.
White Gold
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 158,590. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by Jonkro Books. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The electrifying saga of the machinists, masons, powder-gangs, cooks and mechanics who flocked to Panama to build the Canal and how in their quest to reshape the world they risked it all for an enticing dream and the sake of love. A profoundly human story, White Gold will appeal to those with a taste for romance and adventure as well as anyone who has dared to pursue the dream of a better life
The New Adventures of Richard Knight, Volume 2: Race With Hell!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A 10,000 mile air race over the most dangerous environments on the planet. 31 of the world’s most daring pilots – before the killings start. An ancient evil awoken from its tomb to wreak ancient revenge on the living. Detective airman Richard Knight targeted for death.
The Conspiracy of American Democracy - The Battle in New York
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Conspiracy of American Democracy: The Battle in New York is a thrilling, compelling, and suspenseful political novel that is set in the year 2028 when the United States of America as we know t has disappeared. The novel tells the story of former American citizens who have found themselves fighting in daily battles against the Russian-supplemented socialist army of the new regime.
Blood, Innocence And Glory
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From antebellum St. Louis to Chicago in the 1880s, Blood, Innocence and Glory will take you through the lost dreams and sacrifices of the Delancy family, whose secrets are accidentally revealed to eighteen-year-old Danette Delancy in a haunted southern Illinois mansion. It's a novel you won’t forget.
Echoes of the Old Ways
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
At the end of the Red River War, tribes of native people on the Southern Plains were now restricted to government-controlled reservations in Oklahoma Territory. Frontier settlers began to move into and claim the land as their own. Old customs die hard, however, and echoes of the old ways reverberated across the land.
Love Blooms in a Snowstorm: A World War II Inspirational Romance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This was 1942 and the country was at war. Enemy subs were a stark reality. Last year, on December 7, when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, the country was plunged into war. But then Tom’s V-mail arrived informing Shirley he would no longer write to her, that he was marrying Helen, his high school sweetheart. Shirley was heartbroken. So why did he stop in tonight?
Drie Hoofden op een Kussen - Nederlands
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,730. Language: Dutch. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
De Amerikaans-Joodse jongen David Kerzner voorziet als kind al voor de Tweede Wereldoorlog de enorme vlucht die televisie zal nemen. Hij heeft een droom: Fabriceer en verkoop televisie om de wereld te verbeteren.
Searchlights and Shadows
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Series: The Garden of Allah. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.