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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 3 reviews)
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.
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!: (The RAF secret raid to bomb Hitler's Berlin Bunker that never happened - probably)
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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)
For a limited time, you can get THREE THRILLERS - FREE > ow.ly/t6L4R (just copy and paste the bold text link into your browser) Rudolf Eineger was left with his finger inside a dead body. Repulsed, he withdrew it and wiped it on the black SS tunic. Richard Earlgood, maverick RAF fighter pilot, and Michael Dorfmann, ambitious Luftwaffe double-agent, plan a daring raid on Adolf Hitler's Bunker.
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: 146,720. 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.
The Peking Incident
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
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.
The Eyeball Conspiracy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.
Huckleberry Finn
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Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 11 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.
Final Victory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.
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.
Forgiven
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Richard meets the love of his life, before leaving New Zealand to fight the Boers, but once in South Africa he becomes part of a team to hunt down a notorious anarchist and is drawn down a trail of misadventure and murder that is left unresolved; until he must protect a beautiful woman and meets his nemesis face to face. Forgiven is set in the English colonies of New Zealand and South Africa .
Much Secret Sorrow: Guy of Gisborne 1
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Series: Guy of Gisborne, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 277,110. Language: British English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Robin Hood: you know the stories, you know the hero – or do you? How did he elude so many sheriffs? Overcome so many adversaries? Alone ...or was there a man on the inside? History paints Sir Guy of Gisborne blacker than black, the enemy of a great English hero, but on his death-bed Guy reveals to his confessor the secrets of his double life – as spy and covert enemy of the very sheriffs he served
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.