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The Tide Mill
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,280. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 13th-century Sussex, an illicit love-affair and ruthless power-politics find focus in a masterwork of medieval engineering.
Blue Bells of Scotland: Blue Bells Trilogy One
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Shawn Kleiner has it all, fame, money, beautiful women. Until the night his girlfriend has enough and abandons him in a Scottish castle tower. He wakes in medieval Scotland, mistaken for Niall Campbell, devout Highland warrior, with the fate of Scotland riding on his selfish, womanizing shoulders. Tasting Shawn’s modern luxuries, will Niall want to switch back?
Goliath
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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His mother is reviled as a whore, his half-brothers detest him and his employer wants to mess with him. Thus begins the story of David and Goliath as it might have been before the religious scribes got their hands on it. A tale of betrayal, love and impossible odds, not least when young David is pitched into an arena to fight a terrifying bull-headed colossus.
Someday Soon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,950. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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The bombing of Darwin by the Japanese in 1942 was Australia's Pearl Harbor.Faith and her brother,Joe,escape the carnage aboard Joe's ketch Faraway,along with Koko,an Australian born Japanese fleeing internment.They are soon separated by the fortunes of war and face their own personal battles against espionage and injustice,Joe as a soldier,Koko as a POW and Faith as the lover of a U.S.army pilot.
The Bigg Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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It's the 1840's on the Lake Superior frontier, when a mysterious stranger arrives in the town of Sault Sainte Marie. Outside the Blood and Guts Saloon, he learns of a plot that will leave a trail of murder and mayhem. But who is he? Why has he come? And will he ever be able to drink his whiskey in peace?
Daughters of Iraq
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
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Daughters of Iraq is a fascinating story following three generation of women as they journey from Iraq in the first half of the twentieth century to modern-day Israel and Seattle. It is the story of a Jewish family that emigrated from Iraq to Israel to start a new life in the newly established country.
A Pig in the Roses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,630. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Athens is a city living on its nerves, a city on the verge of war with Sparta. When Diokles - merchant, family man, inquisitive, loyal and a terrible lyre player - finds his wife’s uncle Makron accused of murder, it is his duty to defend him. But this is no simple killing, and Diokles must not only smoke out the truth but risk his own life to protect his wife and children.
Lavender Vows
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by Avid Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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A novella of passion and love in Medieval England. Lord Bernard of Derkland needs to find a wife, if for no other reason than to satisfy his father and his incessant badgering. He has no interest in marrying, but when he meets the beautiful and gentle Joanna of Swerthmore, he knows immediately that she is the one. The only problem is: she's already wed.
The History of Rock and Roll in 99 tweets
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You set the price! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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A twitter novel. Follow Harry as he rampages through six decades of romance, rock and roll, and mayhem. A story constructed in 99 short chapters, each one 140 characters or less. Harry's story weaves along like a getaway driver from a smash and grab, with the radio blaring. The soundtrack to his life throbs away in the background as you wonder what can possibly happen to Harry next...
The Stone-Worker's Tale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Simon the sculptor had been truly touched by God's gift. He saw beauty that others could not and brought it to life through his craft. But Simon also saw the beauty of Elyn. Clandestine meetings have given way to sinful lust, and now the two lovers have vanished. But Frevisse alone suspects there may be some darker truth behind the midnight vanishing...
Starlight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Ulf, a farmer in Anglo-Saxon England, starts a new life after a Viking raid. Short story.
White Sands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,810. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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A sweeping action adventure from a dangerous but forgotten era... an inventive first time novel spun from one of America's most notorious unsolved crimes.
Loyalty Binds Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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LOYALTY BINDS ME is the 2nd book about Richard III in the 21st-century by award winning author, Joan Szechtman. A year after THIS TIME (1st book)ends Richard III has arrived in London with his combined family--21st-century wife and two daughters, and 15th-century son, when he is arrested for a 500 year-old murder. Richard must now defend himself without revealing his true identity.
Pave Bolo: Target Iran
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Series: The Paladin Papers, Book 3. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
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Iran is reeling. The Stuxnet computer virus is infecting its nuclear program. Iranian leaders are hungry for revenge. They stubbornly resist calls to halt their nuclear programs and plan a crushing cyber-strike against the United States. It’s time for PALADIN and his Onyx Ops team to derail Iran’s nuclear ambitions. They unleash one unique weapon with a Cold War legacy another from tommorrow.
Shades of War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,090. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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SHADES OF WAR is a historical fiction set in a small mining town in British Columbia during World War I. Clare Tate, a thirty-one-year-old war widow and suffragist from Toronto has barely unpacked her bags when she becomes embroiled in a murder mystery that involves the female members of a troubled family.
Season of Regret
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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The bride wore black: severe, sedate, sorrowful black. A spirited teenager, Gillian Heinrich is pregnant and abandoned by her one-time lover. Fearing the disdain for his child in their 1950’s small town, her father bribes his ranch hand, Charlie Barnes, to wed his rebellious and unwilling daughter. Charlie readily agrees, never realizing he’s sealed his own fate in the Season of Regret.
Whiskey Runner
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Maggie Hayes loves careening a wagonload of bootleg whiskey across the Canadian prairie with the U.S. Calvary in hot pursuit. She’s been hauling rot-gut for her Pa ever since she’s been old enough to handle a team. Northwest Mounted Police surgeon Dr. Colin Fraser has his hands full when a nighttime raid on the Hayes bootleg whiskey operation brings back a desperately ill Maggie.
Reminiscence
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Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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As the sun sets and night creeps into the grounds, an old gentleman prepares for dinner. That evening he receives a visit from an old acquaintance, whose visit changes both their lives forever. A gripping story of love, nostalgia, ambition and betrayal, Reminiscence is the latest story from the 'Forgotten Tales' saga by Jake Murphy.
Havana's Secret
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,310. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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Sam Carter, the son of a Confederate submariner who never returned from the sea, thought he understood the rules working for the fledgling Secret Service branch of the U.S. Treasury. When he was assigned to Havana as a foreign agent, Havana's Consul General Fitzhugh Lee coached him that in the spy business, there was only one rule — don’t get caught.
Frock Coat Dreams: Romances, Nightmares, and Fancies from the Steampunk Fringe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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From the dawn of cryonics, to an irascible zombie, to a magical vineyard, this collection of Steampunk tales ranges far and wide through the genre, bringing you faerie stories, dark humor, and moments of beauty to stoke your most treasured desires. Contains six short stories and six poems.