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The Regent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,700. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Galla Placidia, exiled sister of the Roman Emperor, is determined to put her young son on the Western throne. She is aided by the barbarian Aspar - who loves her but is tormented by his own dark secret - and opposed by her cousin and the ruthless General Aetius. As events move to a stirring climax, Galla must choose between her fierce ambition for her son and a life with the man she loves.
Cordia's Will
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On the brink of the Civil War Cordia Pike is faced with marrying a man she does not love or sending him off to war heartbroken. When she falls in love with another man, she must decide whether to follow her heart or acquiesce. Will her one true love return from battle and make her is own or will he be too late and watch as Cordia marries another?
The Missions Bloom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
The Minorcan Quarter, The Colonial Tale of St. Augustine
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Series: Minorcan, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 127,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Beginning during the American Revolution, The Minorcan Quarter spans a turbulent period in history. Don Francisco Pellicer and his fellow immigrants struggle through hardships to build new lives in St. Augustine after escaping years of slave-like conditions in New Smyrna. Follow the destitute band as they scratch out an American existence in the wake of countless lives lost and endless hardships.
Blue Sheep Red Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Cammilla’s head for business and determination put her at odds with the customs of a male-dominated society in 14th century Florence, a city heavily reliant on its woollen cloth industry and banking. From child, to bride, to mother, Cammilla’s resilience and unwavering fortitude are constantly tested as she strives to secure a future for her family and seeks to unravel the secrets of her past.
La dame d'Albi
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,740. Language: French. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Durant l’été 1457, le futur roi Louis XI, en exile, apprend le mariage annoncé de la nièce de l’évêque d’Albi avec le fils du seigneur de Beynac. Ce mariage lui déplait. Il lui fait perdre son influence en Languedoc, favorise le seigneur de Beynac que le Prince considère comme son ennemi, et plait au roi de France.
Remembering PT-927
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Price: Free! Words: 132,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
During WW II, a farm boy from Oklahoma is assigned to the Torpedo Boats in the Pacific. Circumstances confront him to face the enemy on a more personal level than he could have ever imagined. Can enemies learn to help each other to survive? Jordan faces the great puzzle of his time, the path an individual decides on when his country is locked in a deadly struggle with another nation.
The War Wolf
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Series: The Sorrow Song Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,340. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England's saga of 1066 opens with the forgotten Battle of Fulford Gate. The largest Viking army ever to set foot in the British Isles lands under the command of King Harald Hardrada of Norway and his ally Tostig Godwinson, brother to Harold, King of the Saxons. The huscarl Coenred stands before the spears of his enemies, fighting for his people, his lords, and the woman he has come late to love.
Trail of Crosses
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Series: Lost Colony, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,790. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Chief Wanchese intercepts Jane Mannering and her section of the Colonial caravan at the crossroads of the Great Trading Path, Jane’s worst fears are realized. It’s a pity the handsome devil happens to be the most ruthless and feared tribal chief in the region. Engaging his attentions was certainly never a part of her escape plan.
The Opal (Book 2 of the Matt Turner Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cuban loggers have discovered an Egyptian opal sealed deep within a tree, hidden from the world for at least 1,000 years - centuries before Columbus explored the region. With his gift of psychometry, Matt Turner would seem the obvious choice to extract the gem's history, and an enemy Matt thought long gone isn't giving him any choice at all.
Middle Crossing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
Gamel, once an orphan of the hold, now an adopted sibling of the hold’s Lady Bella and Lord Goodwin, is charged with responsibility of hold defense. This duty, with his obligation to raise the obstinate and destructive stud colt Demon falls on his 16 year old shoulders. When an unforeseen threat penetrates the hold defenses, he must act quickly to prevent the loss of everyone he knows and loves.
So Long, Vietnam
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if a group of infantry soldiers on the verge of invading Cambodia refused to fight? With luck, humor, and determination three young Americans, one black and two white, lead their fellow GIs towards a peace that had eluded America in Vietnam.
Attack Hitler's Bunker!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 1 review)
An RAF squadron flies into the jaws of death for one man. Richard Earlgood, maverick RAF fighter pilot, and Michael Dorfmann, an ambitious Luftwaffe double-agent, plan a daring daylight attack on Hitler himself. This single raid could win the war, but only one man can win the heart of Anna, the sultry Station X decoder who brought them both together.
Oliver Twist - After the Edit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Dickens's original story contains 26 Incredible Coincidences, 21 Unanswered Questions, and 5 Plain Impossibilities. "Oliver Twist - After the Edit" sticks as close to the original as possible while getting rid of them all. It is both a serious piece of literary criticism and an even more enjoyable story. Includes the sort of critical notes a modern editor would make on the original ms today.
Spake As a Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 144,730. 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.
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
Vienna's Last Jihad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Brash and brilliant, twenty year old Mathis Zieglar, Professor of Languages, faces an agonizing choice: should he fight the Turks who take his family hostage and move to destroy Vienna? Or should he betray his army to save his kin? Vienna’s Last Jihad is an historical novel set against the 1683 siege of Vienna.
Huckleberry Finn
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Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 9 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.
Blood On Their Petticoats
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
The Last Reiver
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Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.