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Morning Shadow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two short, but very powerful, stories by two-time Spur Award winner Frank Roderus. In “Morning Shadow,” a French trapper is enchanted by a captive Indian child, and must make a fateful decision. In “Four Gold Coins,” a man awakens from a drinking binge with a pocketful of coins he did not have the night before –are they a lucky break or a curse?
Lanzarote Undiscovered Paradise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by The Florida Hooiser. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An undiscovered paradise lies in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa. part of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote is a jewel waiting to be discovered,
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.
Mila's Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Mila’s Tale” is midrash—the retelling of a Biblical passage. Half of it is a new Laurie King short story; the other half is the author’s commentary on the text (“Jephthah’s Daughter” of Judges 11) and her suggestions for further reading. This is the first in Laurie King’s proposed Ladies of Spirit project, a collection of Modern Midrashes accompanied by her analysis and reflections.
Warmachines of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #4)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Alexandrians must contend with an enraged Roman Empire intent on destroying the technologically advanced upstart. While Agog takes his army of steam chariots north, Heron must investigate rumors of ancient weapons thought too destructive for the battlefield. As they speed towards conflict with the undefeated Roman Legion, the Alexandrian side must make a demanding sacrifice to survive.
Rose's Mail Order Husband - (Montana Brides #3)
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Series: Montana Brides, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Gold Crown Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A historical western cowboy romance about a mail order husband. This third book in the Montana Brides series reveals the shocking conclusion to the mystery of Cornell Pollard’s murder. Everyone thinks the youngest sister, Rose, has lost her senses for defending Jake’s innocence. Will she find a way to prove his innocence at the last moment, or is she making a terrible mistake by marrying him?
Betrayal: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors, Book 3
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Series: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013 by Eres Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
“The best of men…the most treacherous of lovers.” There are many ways a woman can be foolish. Gwennan has proven all but one of them. Her husband has one goal; hers is not so different they cannot find a compromise. Her heartbreak does not necessarily mean she is defeated. His betrayal does not necessarily mean she has lost everything.
The Travelers' Club: Fire and Ash
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Travelers’ Club is back! As 1880 draws to a close, the members of the secret British adventuring group, The Travelers’ Club, are back in the saddle and looking for trouble. With new members along for the ride, the intrepid team will take on international spies, wily women and the ancient Atlantean threat at the very Gates to Hell in the Territory of Arizona and the untamed American West.
The Race
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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Follow the lives of the Fitzgerald family on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal as Tony and Thomas Fitzgerald race their canal barge against a train. If you enjoyed "Canawlers" and "Between Rail and River" by James Rada, you'll want to follow this adventure set a few years after the Civil War during the canal's heyday. Originally published as a limited-edition chapbook for CanalFest 2003.
Celtic Dreams of Glory: The Dramatic Story of the Only King of All Wales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,590. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
CELTIC DREAMS OF GLORY - Set in Wales in pre-Norman times, this unusual and gripping novel deals with a time period few writers have explored. The story follows the battles and personal triumphs of Gruffyd ap Llewelyn as he becomes the first and only King of All Wales in 1057, and embraces the lives of his two greatest supporters, Gwriad and Dafydd, the sons of the famous General Cydweli.
The Lake War: Kinkaid with the Inland Fleet
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Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 6. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This prequel takes us back to Kinkaid's first assignment as a Continental naval officer, when he is sent up to the New York woods to advise Arnold in the building and fighting of an inland fleet of gunboats to stop the British advance.
Jacob's Ladder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,100. Language: British English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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It’s 1642 and England is in an economic and political melt down, a situation similar to today’s economic and political mess. The King won’t bend, Parliament won’t break, it’s an explosive deadlock. During those few chaotic months before King Charles declared war on his subjects there was, for those who dared to take it, the opportunity to get away with murder, in return for impressive rewards.
The Partners' Tale: Dead Man's Gold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Three ne-er-do-wells -the old man called Red, the callow youth Jim, and the vain Mexican Paco -decide to avenge their recently deceased acquaintance Lucky by hunting down Death himself and killing him. An old Indian points them in the right direction to find the Grim Reaper -but Death has prepared a surprise for them...
Chessboard of Destiny
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Published by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS The aging Gypsy busker plays his concertina... his mind floods with memories… memories of the traditions of nomadic Gypsies, of his childhood marriage, her death in childbirth, life in the concentration camps… and his survival. A carefully plotted story of intrigue, old and new love, deprivation and suffering… a chessboard of destiny!
Winchester "One of One Thousand"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
When a modern-day construction crew unearths skeletal remains beneath a gigantic boulder they discover a saddle and a Winchester, "One of One Thousand" rifle—still intact—clutched in the desiccated bones of what was once a man’s hand. This story traces the history and remarkable journey of the rifle through the eight people who owned it and their adventures in the old west in 1873.
Iron In His Soul
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Old Testament story of Joseph, in The Bible, has fascinated people for centuries. Here is a man who held a unique place in history. His is a true ‘rags to riches’ story, told out against the backdrop of the ancient Egyptian Empire. It is a story of hatred, of treachery, of slavery, prison and ultimate triumph.
The Gate to Eden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
STEALING HIS HEART. Crack shot Maddie Campbell isn't your ordinary thief. She'll do she'll do anything to insure the safety and survival of her young daughter and the three hundred other widows and orphans left homeless and penniless after a horrific mining accident.
A Breed of Men
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Series: Storm Family - Cattlemen Saga, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Mart Storm cantered through the long New Mexico evening where a man expects guitar music and the smiles of beautiful, hot-blooded women. They came for him in the half-light. One of them knocked him out of the saddle with a single shot, another fired point-blank to blow his brains out. The bullet parted in his hair, creasing his skull. The devil, as the saying goes, looks after his own!
Fairlyden
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Series: Fairlyden, book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 134,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Mattie Cameron is young, deaf and pretty. Sandy Logan loves her and vows to marry her when she is of age, but The Laird intends to use her to buy the silence of Jacob Reevil, who covets the Cameron farm – and Mattie. When Sandy finds himself facing a trumped up murder charge he and Mattie flee during the night. They find refuge at the derelict farm of Fairlyden with cripple, Daniel Munro
My Subconscious Talks, and You Wouldn’t Believe What It’s Saying About You
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Victorian people had a lot to suppress, and not a lot of time to do it, considering their preference for needlework and handmade furniture.