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Blades of Grass
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Spake As a Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 136,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.
Micah and the Angel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Micah is an orphaned six-year-old boy, the son of a 19th century prostitute. Micah copes with the sudden loss of his mother and faces an uncertain future with the cold-hearted madam, Star. What gives him hope is an angel he encounters the night of his mother’s burial. Micah’s future is decided when the world his mother was born into comes face-to-face with the world she died in.
A Tender Embrace
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pat is fishing in the South Seas with his new girlfriend, and is unhappy when she wants to use him as bait. A story from the voyage of the Queen Rose, the first carrack to be built in Harrhein.
Superficial Sacrifices
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In this offbeat satire, a high priest living in ancient Egypt’s Golden Age reluctantly comes to grips with the distracting elements of modern life and its impact on religious devotion during the grand exposition of his kingdom’s most sacred holiday.
La Prometida
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
El día de la su boda, la novia aparece muerta en su habitación. ¿Quién la asesinó?
The Legend Of Goddess Vardayini
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2014 by Nona Gota Publishing. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The unique thing about this festival is that this ghee, accumulated from millions of devotees, is collected into large drums, before being poured on the chariot as soon as it passes by. You can see that a small lake of ghee is formed right as the chariot leaves the spot. Have you ever wondered about the secret behind this odd festival? Well the story goes like this -
Racing a Dog Star
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
In this sequel to WAITING FOR A COMET, Jo, Frog and sure-shootin' lady Constable Abby Drake return for another visit to the exciting town of Willowby, Wyoming in the hot, dry summer of 1910.
Wagon Master
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chad is a wagon master and he thinks he is a coward. He still manages to deliver supplies to the frontline, rescue wounded, befriend the young Princess Asmara and inspire respect in his enemies. A story from Harrhein, set five hundred years ago in a fictional world, of a different sort of soldier.
Rose in Dreamland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Coney Island in 1907, known for its freaks and spectacles. But for Rose, Coney Island becomes a place of wonder, a place that makes memories. A place that saves lives...
Confessions of Time Spent with Humans
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Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An account of a family torn apart by a secret as told by a chair, so sit and listen.
Sharma's Women
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Price: Free! Words: 97,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Aichje Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Filled with pride and ambition, two shepherd boys lead their nation from disgrace to greatness. But the price is high--very high. And their task is complicated by the fact that Sharma never could say ‘no’ to his women.
The Havens Raid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Marshal Ridge Parkman must infiltrate a notorious outlaw stronghold to avenge the death of a fellow marshal, and save the life of another.
Huckleberry Finn
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Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first printed in 1884, eight years after Mark Twain wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. It starts up where the other story finished, and the two books together are believed to be the best that Mark Twain ever wrote. Huck travels down the Mississippi on a raft, facing many dangers on the way, and learning about life and what it means to be a friend.
Mowbray Brothers
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Saturday night, summer of 1920. Mowbray Park is where the local lads go for a laugh, a beer, and a smoke. Eight-year-old Lucky sneaks out of bed to discover his brother and hero has taken a dare that could cost much more than his one shilling bet.
To See the ... Canary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The canary “sealed” Julia Boggs Dent to Ulysses S. Grant (and Calamity Jane) and helped her “presage” during the Civil War. Marked by a “bad eye,” she had second sight, as was acknowledged during the Grants’ travels around the world.
The Fourth Indian
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The “fourth Indian,” present at the massacre in Fort Randolph, reveals who cursed the murderers and the area and tells the story of The Grenadier Squaw. (The story is also a play.)
The Broken Poppy
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Price: Free! Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Remembering all those who died in WWI on it's 100th anniversary.
The Eternal Flame
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We do as we must in these troubled times to reconstruct that which God destroyed.
The Curse of Iron Eyes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Within minutes of arriving, Iron Eyes had killed them all -except for Harve Calhoon, their leader. He had somehow managed to slip away from his gang. Like a man possessed, Iron Eyes set out on Calhoon’s trail. It was a blood-soaked journey and the worst the bounty hunter had ever undertaken. Even for such a man of steel the odds he faced were fearsome indeed. Now death stared him in the face.