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The Threlfalls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1948, Charlie Fletcher, a Leeds publican and black marketeer, always has cash and ration coupons. He marries a young Irish girl, Siobhan, along comes daughter, Susan. With an alcoholic mother and a secretive father, Susan finds friendship with classmate, Jimmy, and his mother, Pauline, who she quickly learns to rely on through the hardships of life growing up during the 50’s and 60’s.
Blind Hope
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lola Catrell is a young woman who journeys to the Gulgong Goldfields in 1871 to act as tutor for 8 year old Prue. The booming goldfields township is vividly brought to life as Lola befriends Dylan, a Welsh miner and a larrikin Irishman. She battles the ruthless stepfather, a scheming paedophile and corruption that is rife within the town. Her journey begins in Sydney, her life begins in Gulgong.
The Hundred Years Farce
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
The United States invaded México in 1846! What if they never left? See what the world might look like if the Old South had acquired the territory of México before the Civil War. This alternative history covers the period from 1846 to 1946 and indulges in political satire that is more relevant than ever.
Lies We Were Told
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,140. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Novelist Leslie MacDill recounts the exploits of an American in search of his Irish lineage who unearths dark family secrets and is forced to confront his own devils and demons, aided by a Caribbean healer, her granddaughter, and a ginger-haired inamorata with probable paramilitary ties. Danger and passion both await the American, who treads an unfamiliar path in the land of his ancestors.
Lily's Story
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 287,950. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bev Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lily’s Story tells the tale of a remarkable pioneer woman, born in the backwoods of Ontario in 1840. Lily’s struggle to survive and grow and discover her place in the scheme of things is complicated by the travail of frontier living, and the impact of historical events themselves. Lily’s Story is part history and part fable, with historical personages and a bizarre gallery of local characters.
Kitsune-Mochi
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Series: Kitsune Tales, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Sequel to the award-winning KITSUNE-TSUKI. The onmyouji Tsurugu no Kiyomori and his allies must protect his daimyou‘s household from a dangerous rival without revealing their own secret — or they die by the hands of their friends instead of their enemies. Includes Japanese glossary.
The Highlander's Conquest
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Series: Stolen Bride, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,880. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
BOOK TWO: The Stolen Bride Series What is a Highlander to do when he falls for the daughter of his enemy? And what is a lady to do when she cannot trust her heart? Surrender never tasted so sweet…
Backswipe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Circles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,700. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
With much of the world still undiscovered, a small band of people live a peaceful life, until the dream vision of a young boy changes everything. Only nine winters old, Feather’s dreams turn his seemingly ordinary childhood into the journey of a lifetime. He must help his people face a terrifying destiny from which they cannot turn away. He must find a way to make his people listen.
Revenge Requires Two Graves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The brutal murder of Emery Cooper is the catalyst for his son's cross-country expedition. With his father dead, his mother missing, and a price on his own head, Ray Cooper leaves Wisconsin and joins a wagon train in search of his remaining family member. But Ray and his traveling companions are quickly stripped of their boyish innocence as they discover the harsh realities of prairie life.
The Wall Will Not Last
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We are in New Amsterdam in the 1600s. These are treacherous times and Johanna, our young heroine, faces many dangers and overcomes them to finally succeed and prosper as the English force the Dutch out of the colony and rename it New York.
Strife Beyond Tamar
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Series: 17th Century, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Cornwall and its people are involved in the Civil War. Royalists in Cornwall are determined to keep the Roundheads out of the county.
Story 15: Miss Yingning, or the Laughing Girl
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
A Love Too Proud
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,290. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
From the moment the arrogant, young nobleman entered her life, it became clear to Callie that nothing would be the same again. When she was forced to stand trial for a crime she did not commit, neither of them ever imagined that their lives would become so hopelessly entangled, their hearts forever entwined.
D-Day War On the Beach
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
this short story is about one man and the treacherous day known as D-Day
Clytie's Caller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bath, 1816. Clytemnestra Preston has become so terrified of life that she refuses to leave her room. Not even her family can convince her to take her place in Society again. Doctor Samuel Whittington, late of His Majesty's Army, may be her only chance for a cure ... and romance. Can Sam convince Clytie to open the door, and her heart?
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.
Father Thames
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Stories from the incoming tide... Entertaining tales from some of the migrants, invaders, royalty and refugees who have crossed the North Sea and come up the River Thames to London. Written in the first person, these 20 short stories are ideal easy reading for tablets and mobiles.
The Hanging of Hard Barnes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Raised in the dark shadow of his twin brother Hardin, Lloyd Barnes is on a mission to save Hard from the hangman's noose. In the corrupt L.A. scene of the late 1920's, though, Lloyd's task looks hopeless as the California penal system makes ready for its last legal public execution. The Hanging of Hard Barnes is a 75-page short novel.
The Lady of Seville
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 149,770. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
'The Lady of Seville' is a sweeping adventure and a compelling and poignant love story, set against a backcloth of the turbulent clash of worlds, cultures and faiths that was 16th century Spain and Spanish America.