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Lovely Little Liar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Abandoned at the altar, ruined and destitute, Abigail Westcoate has a new start, a new name, and a new life as a governess…with the sister of the handsome marquess responsible for destroying her livelihood, and he seems intent upon stripping away more than her lies.
Chasing Dragons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The untimely death of his father gives Joe the opportunity to make his escape. He takes off on a quest to trace his grandfathers footsteps through WW1 France; hoping that somewhere along the way he'll stumble on his own purpose in life. But he unsettles a past that draws him in, setting off a chain of events that binds him to his grandfathers past, and seals his own future.
Sophronismos - The Rise of Alcibiades
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A book about philosophy and historical fiction that explores the life of Socrates and his associates during the middle period of his life. It was during this time that Athens and all of Greece was in turmoil, and the father of western philosphy underwent a significant transformation.
Blades of Grass
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A disenfranchised soldier in the British army crosses paths with the widow of a Colonist. Despite their differences they help each other on their journey across the war torn colonies in search of a new home.
The Sage
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Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In Book Two, Ahmose continues the archivist’s legacy. Egypt prepares for war. Strife with the Sand-Dwellers to the east threatens stability and even Ahmose and Kai’s friendship is put to the test. In the midst of conflict, the archivist’s murderer returns and he is looking for revenge. He would like nothing more than to silence Ahmose forever.
Jerusalem Imperilled
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 66 AD. Jerusalem is in the grip of the corrupt, venal Procurator, Gessius Florus. Political and revolutionary groups struggle for dominance, religious sects quarrel, the Procurator’s iron grip overshadows all. A Jewish slave in the port of Ostia, where the boats from Judea dock, chronicles the conflicts, conspiracies and intrigues that threaten to overwhelm his homeland.
Bias and the Adulterous Daughter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In ancient Ionia, there are no private detectives. However Bias, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios in Priene, has been asked to solve a private mystery. Kreton, the patriarch of the neighboring estate, suspects his daughter-in-law of carrying on with someone other than her husband. Bias must find out in this short story sequel to Murder at the Festival of Apaturia.
Five Flowers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Five Flowers is the story of five women who find themselves drawn together through several lifetimes. The challenges they face deal with love, betrayal and finding their way to personal independence.
The Cross of St. Mary's
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lame after a Viking raid, Ulf leaves Leystoke to learn a new trade. Working for the ironsmith Hunlaf in Hemingburh, he is busy doing work for his lord's new church. When Feirgil the Irishman is hired to make the great cross for the altar, life at the forge becomes tense - and what of the master ironsmith's young daughter, the quietly self-possessed Goldrun?
Convergence of Valor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Confederate submarine experiment evolves into the CSS H. L. Hunley, and Gunter Rohlenheim, a German spy, using the alias Sam Miller, is consumed with the desire to become part of her crew. When the Hunley is called up of rduty as a blockade breaker in Charleston, South Carolina, Gunter is torn between loyalty to his homeland, the submersible, and an attractive war widow.
Cenacolo
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Joseph Orbi's Cenacolo is a novel based on the award winning play of the same title, dealing with two harrowing weeks in the life of Leonardo da Vinci. It is a historical novel of intrigue, unbearable suspense and forbidden love. Its principal characters are some of the giants of the Renaissance; Leonardo Da Vinci, Niccòlo Machiavelli, Ludovico Sforza and Çesare Borgia.
Every Girl’s Dream
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Forced to leave home, after being shamed, Sheena McTavish is surprised by the kindness of a stranger. Callen Chandler, a U.S. Army scout, is unexpectedly stricken with compassion for the lonely, green-eyed young woman he discovers being sick behind the stage office. Cal and Sheena find themselves thrown together in a struggle for survival.
Le Point de Non Retour (The Point of No Return)
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 221,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A tale of brave French settlers who risked all to find a home in the wilds of Canada. History begins with their many adventures. 400 years ago Samuel Champlain and company battle nature and the politics of the era to pursue their dream.
Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Emissary to Byzantium.
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,810. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Loosely based on the Primary Russian Chronicles, the story is of a Saxon prince and his two companions who arrive at the time of the founding of a Viking empire on the major rivers of Russia. In spite of implacable enemies and rapids, the Vikings and their allies swarm down the Dnieper River and attack the queen of cities -Constantinople.
His Face to His Enemies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Strong Bear, a proud Cheyenne Dog Soldier, refuses to be forced onto a reservation. He decides to resist to the last, choosing his own fate –staking himself out in the traditional manner, with his face to his enemies… A short story by Troy D. Smith, winner of the Peacemaker and Spur Awards.
Victoria - 1st Book in The Women of Magnolia Hill Saga
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Series: The Women of Magnolia Hill, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Victoria Slaughter was a strong willed young woman. She knew what she wanted in a husband and it wasn’t going to be a prearranged marriage as her parents had. When the Civil War looms near, her father has to take matters into his own hands. In comes Zane Camden, a hard-working, handsome shipping magnate from Boston. Could he win her heart before war breaks out?
Less Than Nothing: a novel of Anasazi strife
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“I really enjoyed it. It was well-written.” —Thomas Windes, thirty-seven-year veteran Anasazi archaeologist with the National Park Service. When the Crab Nebula Supernova appeared on July 4, 1054, it hung like a tiny sun in the daytime sky. What did the ancient ones of Chaco Canyon, N.M., do when they saw this unpredicted event? Went into a cannibalistic frenzy. It takes the combined efforts
Cross the Vatican Line; The Search for the Mahogany Ship
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Portuguese, it is said by some, charted the east coast of Australia 250 years before Captain Cook. One old man searches the dunes to uncover the legendary Mahogany Ship said to be one of the Caravels that sailed on a secret mission known by just a few and forgotten in time.
February 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
World War 1, the draft, the vote for women, both caused Robert Borden, Prime Minister of Canada to go back on his word, to break his promises to avoid conscription and to legislate women’s suffrage. At this time the Canadian Parliament Buildings burned to the ground. There never has been an agreed upon, definitive cause to that fire though there is an official line. Here is what really happened.
House of Corruption
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,050. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In 1890s New Orleans, three unusual men cross paths: Reynard LaCroix, his lycanthropy in remission with a silver bullet lodged against his heart; Artémius Savoy, a lapsed secular priest keeping vigil over Reynard's progress; and Mahonri Grant, a Mormon gunslinger on the run. Brought together by murder, united in a common cause, they pursue an unholy creature to save a young woman's life.