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Mrs. Faggit's Seaside Lodgings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Rosy Garland Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Peel back the yellow-budded wallpaper. On these panels someone wrote of sullen lives, sealed secrets, gossip, false charm, jealousy and rivalling ancestors... all behind the fantasy facade of a recluse's delight that retains its 19th century quirkiness. Mrs. Damask Faggit, spinster and inheritor of the family's walls, entranced the leathery house into a sprightly
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. 5. A Druid's Work
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Caledonia, 83AD. As the Romans press their advantage in Scotland, Calach of the Caledonii clan must ready his forces for the Roman invasion of the highlands. His brother Uwan, a young druid has a plan to end the war with little bloodshed, and must embark on a dangerous voyage to the heart of Rome itself. Between the two, they hold the very future of their country in their hands.
Cousin Elk: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.
Solomos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A biographical novel about the life and work of Dionysios Solomos, national poet of Greece.
The Lights of Bombay
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The priceless amulet of Viceroy Almeida is the key behind this brilliant piece of historical fiction set in Nazi Germany and the India of the 1980's.The characters are many and unacquainted but their fates are forced to converge as soon as they cross paths with the amulet.A powerful thriller that will take you on a roller coaster ride of suspense spanning 500 years.
Ripples of Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The book is about Nigeria civil war and the culture that defined the moment for one family. To hunt snake is forbidden in some part of eastern Nigeria. At the peak of the warfare,communities ran out of food and had to eat what ever they saw. The result was a fierce arguement about what offends the gods, survival and culture. At the end, culture had to pave way for survival.
Memoirs of an Immortal Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
The complexity of the relationship my father shared with our visitor was not known to me. He possessed a certain allurement, one not easily understood, yet subtle and understated. When he first arrived, I could not not know he would be the key to my salvation or that I, in turn, would also be his. It was only with time the truth would become known and the courage would rise to publish it.
The Prisoner of Grimsby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
As he grows old, sea captain William Wright is cruelly exiled from his house by his son and daughter-in-law. Forced to live in the garden shed, he is left only with his memories, but designs a unique and terrible revenge on his banishers. Gritty family tale of Grimsby and its contemporary seafaring industry from sailor John Coffey.
Sherwood Forest: Blood Libel
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 6. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a child dies in Nottingham, suspicion falls on a Jewish family, forcing Robin to intervene. The rebels' refusal to aid one of their own causes Bess and Alice to take matters into their own hands.
The Scavengers of Graveny Marsh - Prerelease Version
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Series: The Juno Letters. Price: Free! Words: 85,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The stables stood since Elizabethan times on the grounds of Whitstable Castle in Kent. There was a time when the trumpets of war sounded that the stables’ grooms fitted the castle mounts for battle. That was before the Great War. Before machine guns, mustard gas, and aeroplanes. It was a glorious time, at least in the myths woven to disguise the blood and screams of men and horses dying in battle.
Assumption of The Thorn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
THE JORDAN SERIES blends action, romance, history and geography all into wonderful stories of religious diversity. Travel with JORDAN as he enjoys life, marries, travels across half the known world, suffers terribly, makes a fortune and settles down with a place of his own, simply to be torn apart by the demands of a lovely woman.
Expecting His Proposal: A Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
In Book Two* of the Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story series, what if Darcy had not wounded Elizabeth's pride by insulting her at the Meryton assembly and had danced with her instead? What if Elizabeth was so agreeably engaged with thoughts of the master of Pemberley that by the time his visit to Kent was drawing to its end, she was indeed expecting his proposal? *Each book is standalone.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014.
The Wizard's Daughters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,210. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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When down-on-his-luck swordsman Erich von Jülich-Berg accepts a job protecting Walther the Artificer on a trip from his village to the Free City of Köln, his only motivation is to replenish his empty purse. But Walther's twin daughters have other plans for Erich in this unique alternate history adventure set in pre-Reformation Germany.
Pursuit of Passy
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Price: Free! Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A thrilling novel of a man hunt with a nation's existence at stake.
Love at Grandhall
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Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: British English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Eliza Harrington is young, blunt, and not fond of balls, but 19th Century society does not care. Her mother and aunt hurl her at every single man of good fortune that happens to walk past them, and the rules of society force her to be polite to them.
Finding The Sky: The Jo Harper Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Twelve-year old Jo Harper thought 1910 would be another boring year in the Wyoming range town of Willowby, Wyoming. Then tough-talkin' pistol-shootin' Abby Drake came to town and made Jo a deputy law and order woman... Collecting four exciting Jo Harper novellas, Finding the Sky pits Jo and her friends against cattle rustlers, outlaws, a bank robber and a tinhorn gambler.
Mary's Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One evening in late 1921 or 1922, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are talking over the unexplored portions of their past. A person might expect the older Holmes to have any number of these—but here, it is Russell who astonishes her husband with news of a previously unknown, even unsuspected, uncle. Jake Russell: scoundrel, charmer, eternal youth. What young girl could resist his charms?
La Rosa e la Croce - Estratto
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Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: Italian. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Liguria Occidentale, Anno Domini 1261. La piccola Contea di Ventimiglia è assoggettata al potere della Repubblica di Genova. La popolazione è allo sbando. Il cavaliere templare Oberto Apronio è fuggito alla prigionia dopo aver partecipato alla Settima Crociata. Con la complicità di una parte della nobiltà progetta un’offensiva per liberare Ventimiglia. Il Conte Apronio è detentore di un segreto...
American B&B
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mike and Amanda, owners of The American B&B, specialized in bringing about unusual vacations. Through reenactors, they were able to bring about any request their guests may have. That is until Mr. and Mrs. Evans booked ‘The Valentine’s Day Massacre’ as their choice of events. However, when the day arrived, what took place was not at all what they were expecting.