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A Good Car
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Price: Free! Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ed Valenti is stuck in a loop of booze and gambling, constantly losing track of time and happily numbing his memories whenever possible. One night he wins a car at a game of poker. That car will bring to his doorstep a worried father looking for his son and from that moment on Ed's life won't be the same.
Through the Baltic Looking-Glass. Part 8
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Series: Through The Baltic Looking-Glass, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Kasimir-Theodor, the eldest of cousins of Oscar Maria Graf the narrator, fights a duel. Oscar has to agree to participate at the weird rite, meeting to Lord Aboleo’s request. “Darkness to Illuminate” Part 8 of my historical Through the Baltic Looking-Glass. To be continued.
Encounters in Bethlehem
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bible story of Jesus' birth tells that there was no room at the inn for Mary and Joseph because of the census crowds in Bethlehem. In the crowd, others were present to witness the couple, the star, the shepherds, and this miraculous birth. Encounters in Bethlehem tells the story of some of these everyday individuals at the inn and the affect on their lives of the birth of God's son.
Jane's Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
1820-- Jane leaves Ireland and suffers deplorable conditions of the ship to arrive in Philadelphia, USA. Forced to work in a factory, she is accosted by her boss and pressured into giving him more than she is willing. America is not all she hoped it would be as she faces discrimination, humiliation and uncertainty. This is an excerpt from Tower of Tears: The McClusky Series Book 1
Redemption Road A Christian Western
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Justifiable homicide. That's what they called it. Therefore, I only had to serve twenty years instead of the mandatory life sentence, for murder. The judge said I could have been hanged. I got out in seventeen years for good behavior. Now here I am on my way home.
Undone
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Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
France on the eve of the Revolution. The aristocrats tell the starving peasants to eat cake, but what are the aristocrats themselves feeding on? If these old letters are genuine, the fifth world--especially vampires--have infiltrated the nobility, ad the young women of Château Gagnon are in peril. Nicolas, in secret and grave danger, writes to let the story be told before everything comes undone.
Unavoidable (The Oregon Trail Series)
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Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Samuel Granville came to Missouri on a two-part mission. First was to get a group of emigrants from Independence to Oregon City. Second was to get his brother Nick back home to the Willamette Valley. While glad to see Sam, Nicholas Granville doesn't feel ready to rejoin his former life. He just wants to be alone with his grief and only agrees to help Sam in town with the pioneers.
England at the FIFA© World Cup - 1930 to 1966, A Brief History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2014 by UK Independent Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This book will remember all the famous English moments in World Cup history, tell you how we did, who scored, what happened and what was the fallout. England’s shock first round exit in 2014 in Brazil was unexpected but added to an already fascinating story to the World Cup epic that has played out since 1950.
Saving Eddie (Abridged)
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Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?
Radio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Flash Fiction about a man's remorse over a friend's death.
Blades of Grass
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
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.
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.
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...
Sherwood Forest: Robbing The Rich
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a Nottingham villager stumbles across the outlaws' camp, Robin is challenged to find a new way to help his people. Meanwhile, the town innkeeper's daughter is romanced by a travelling minstrel, much to her father's disapproval.