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Ghost Cave: a novel of Sarawak
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale of tragedy and romance unfolds in the jungles and gold mining country of Borneo. Ah Min, a young Chinese immigrant, follows a friend to seek his fortune in Sarawak in the mid-19th century. Ah Min explores a humid land of beguiling women, of fragrant spices and of ghosts. But the oppression of the English White Rajah draws the men into a rebellion that will have catastrophic consequences.
Close Encounters of the Old West
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,200. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Long before the X-Files, nearly 70 years before the Roswell incident, President James Garfield, mortally wounded by an assassin's bullet, commissioned young Jonah "Tenkiller" Montana, an educated Cherokee half breed, to investigate unexplained and troublesome mysteries like sightings of mysterious "airships", tales of alien encounters, and troubling Native American stories of the Old West.
Tess Mercury and the Crooked Pink
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Series: Tess Mercury, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,190. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Tess Mercury and her posse of bounty hunters set out to catch Ezekiel “Angel” Cooper, a Pinkerton wanted for murder, but wind up tangled in an even greater conspiracy involving infamous robber baron, Sterling Rush.
Through The Baltic Looking-Glass
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Series: Through The Baltic Looking-Glass, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Time:1912.Place:a fictional island in the Mediterranean Sea.The main personage Oscar Maria Graf is a great traveller and younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde.The series of his adventures in the Island ends when he receives a message from his homeland in the fictional Baltic country Nyomanland:his cousin asks him to come because the cousin’s mother disappeared and something is wrong at home.
The Amarnan Kings, Book 3: Scarab - Tutankhamen
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Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,560. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Scarab and her brother Smenkhkare are in exile in Nubia, but are gathering an army to wrest control of Egypt from the boy king Tutankhamen and his controlling uncle, Ay. Meanwhile, the kingdoms are beset by internal troubles and the Amorites are pressing hard against the northern borders. Generals Horemheb and Paramessu must fight a war on two fronts while deciding where their loyalties lie...
Victory Or Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1836 Texas, after the Alamo falls, Jim Wilson is ready to flee with his wife and his life. But his father fought at Valley Forge, and soon he discovers that, whatever the consequences, he must make a commitment for “Victory or Death
Sensible Advice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Short Victorian Romance - A school teacher is the town's most confirmed spinster, much to the chagrin of her mother. When her mother's friend plots to set her up with her bachelor brother-in-law, Jane is caught up in a storm of well-meant advice. She never planned to chase a man, but love can spring from the unlikeliest places, and suddenly Jane will do almost anything to win the man she wants.
Blood On Their Petticoats
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
Conspiracy 911: A Truther Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,030. 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.
A Place Called Groton
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 95,750. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Take musket in hand and step back into early Colonial history to A Place Called Groton, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Among the first English settlers in 1655 were Samuel and Rebecca Reed, who would go on to successfully endure the hardships of the frontier, raise two children and survive the brutal King Philip War.
The Death of Medicine
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,880. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is the incredible true story of the doctor often called "The Savior of Mothers" or "The Savior of Women". Yet very few people in the English-speaking world have heard of him. But why should someone learn about a doctor from mid-nineteenth-century Vienna? One major reason is that an understanding of what happens in this novel might some day save your life or the lives of those you love.
Japanese Magnolia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,630. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The true forbidden love story of two men, a samurai and a peasant in Edo Japan. Can a Japanese samurai of impeccable lineage in Edo period Japan get away with being gay? Can he break all the rules of society and get away with it?
Wickham's Wife: A Back-story to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,340. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
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All George Wickham has ever wanted is to live the life of a gentleman with the woman he loves by his side, enjoying leisure, pleasure and prosperity together. Unfortunately, he has neither the means nor the talent to support such a lifestyle, and the independent lady he has fallen in love with is sensible. Until he has some security of his own, she will never risk hers by marrying him.
Lilibet's Secret Diary - December 1937 to June 1937
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: British English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It's December 11th 1936, and 10 year old Lilibet hears of some news that will change her and her family's life forever. She decides to keep a secret diary chronicling these extraordinary events.Will she fulfil her destiny,and also remember which the main course fork is and which the dessert fork is? Lilibet's Secret diary is a factional diary of they young, future Queen Elizabeth II.
Vendetta
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by James Reasoner. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Peter Madsen became a priest to atone for a life of violence and a wartime tragedy and thought he had put away his gun for good. But then a grief-stricken young woman who's like a daughter to him sets out on a quest of vengeance, and Madsen is forced to take up the gun again as he sets out to save her from herself. This classic novel demonstrates once more why Ed Gorman is an acclaimed writer.
Legend of the Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,470. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
John is offered an alternate future, a future that requires him to become a knight. Will he succeed? Will he win the hand of Princess Luna? Or will doing so jeopardize the future that Iole told him about? And what is Iole's real reason for helping John? As John finds out, all is not as they seem to be.
Mail Order Bride: Westward Destiny (Montana Mail Order Brides: Book 4)
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Series: Montana Mail Order Brides, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,720. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Gold Crown Publishers. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A historical western cowboy romance novel about a mail order bride. ** A clean romance novel ** When Jamie meets Luke, Luke is bowled over by the beauty with the emerald green eyes and auburn hair, but is instantly tongue-tied. Jamie is not sure how they’re going to develop a relationship when he can barely talk to her, but she sets out to seduce the handsome man with the soulful brown eyes.
Alexander's Lighthouse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,930. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 92 AD, Alexandria Egypt is the unchallenged pinnacle of Western intellectual achievement. A melting pot of Egyptians, Greeks, Jews, and Romans, the city frequently boils over into violence. A young engineer finds himself caught between the Romans and rebel forces as he helps invent the most powerful weapon in the world.
To Ride A Tall Horse
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Series: Western, Book 8 · Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Western short story by L. J. Martin, takes a youth, who's family is starving, from near Paso Robles into the great, dry, western San Joaquin Valley, where he accepts a horseback ride from a group of vaqueros. Based on a true story. When the Anglos won California from the Mexicans, little law prevailed, and some very bad things resulted. Works by L. J. Martin: Shadow of the Mast Tenkiller Moj
Real Life Portrait
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 147,110. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Real life Portrait is a literary novel ─ the compelling story of the author’s father, Wallace Anderson, a noted Australian sculptor from the 1920s to the 1950s. It focuses on art in war and in peace, following Wallace’s struggle to balance family responsibilities and creative fulfillment.