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The Pearl of Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012 by TWB Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
If money is the root of all evil, then the Pearl of Allah is the judge, jury and executioner. Based on a true story, follow Timoteo Matito, his family scattered by war, on an epic journey from the Philippines to America in search of a pearl that caused his father’s death in the jaws of a giant clam while pearl diving off the coast of Palawan.
Behind the Grey: A Novel of the Civil War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Seahorse Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young Southern lady must strike out on her own as the life she knows is torn apart—first by the horrific acts of a stranger, and then more completely by the cruel realities of America's Civil War. On her mission to avenge a terrible wrong she disguises herself as a Confederate soldier and joins the battle, and during her journey she learns that truth—and love—can be found in unexpected places.
Mighty Fortress
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You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.
Home of his Soul
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,410. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Two men lie dead in the bedchamber of Lord Artus's wife. His Master of Horse, for reasons he cannot imagine, is running down the stronghold hill as a mysterious woman enters its gates with a gift. Dark caves, a lost memory and those who would hold him back threaten to stop his quest to find his true destiny, but his desperate search could also rob him of his soul.
Pop! Goes the Weasel
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Memories of growing up in Australia during World War II inspire a story that weaves in and out of imagination and reality. For two children in Melbourne, the war is distant and unreal, but, almost imperceptibly, life is changing around them. Abruptly, they find themselves evacuated away from a loving family to harsher circumstances in the country. Do their experiences destroy or strengthen them? I
Tales of the Wild West- Cowboys
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The men who ride the open range of the far West are known under a variety of names: vaquero, range rider, mustanger and buckaroo, but the name most commonly known is cowboy.
Tales of the Wild West- Children's Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The first white children to come west were sons and daughters of the pioneers. They trudged barefooted beside the wagons, across the dusty plains, through the heat and the prickly pear cactus and over the mountains of sharp volcarlic rocks. Some never made it and piles of stones and improvised crosses marked their graves.
Tales of the Wild West- Campfire Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The storyteller spins a web of fantasy while the campfire sends a shower of sparks leaping into the night sky to drift among the ancient stars.
In Hitler's Backyard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Mann family live in Munich, Germany during World War II. Life is rough. Then Carl, the father, gets a job in Hitler's Backyard. Anna and her mother support the Jews. Surrounded by high-ranking German officials and a visit from Hitler tests them. Will they say something that will prove fatal?The family walks a tightrope of fear. Can they survive in Hitler's backyard?
Playing for Keeps
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He fled life in the shadows for a life in the limelight... When tragedy overtook Lucas Davenport's family, he fled to the bright lights of the stage. She sought the past she barely remembered. Mary Kathryn O’Brien returns to the genteel world her mother left behind – but can Irish Katie ever truly hope to belong? Is Lucas and Katie's love a brief intermission, or are they Playing For Keeps?
Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story - Plus Taino
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Contains two historical Novellas, "The Minorcans of Florida" and "Taino." The first is based on an ill-fated British colony in Florida in the 18th century and its Minorcan slaves. The second is based on the people who met Columbus, the hardships and dangers they faced before, during, and after the arrival of Columbus.
The Duchess War
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Series: The Brothers Sinister, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Miss Minerva Lane is a quiet, bespectacled wallflower, and she wants to keep it that way. After all, the last time she was the center of attention, it ended badly—so badly that she changed her name to escape her scandalous past. So when a handsome duke comes to town, the last thing she wants is his attention. But that is precisely what she gets...
Exorcising Angels
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When Machen's "The Bowmen" was first published, many believed his tale of heavenly archers defeating WWI German troops was true. Here, Tim Lebbon & Simon Clark pay homage with Exorcising Angels, set during The Blitz of WWII, when (in the words of the Bishop of London) all of Great Britain needed to pray a "plea to the Heavenly Father for divine protection against these Swastikad angels of Death."
Birthof a Nation
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 113,720. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Birth of a Nation is a story of change, warning of the dangers when one people try to impose their will on others. The year is 1861 and the American Civil War threatens to ravage a continent. Can a band of friends from an uncertain future succeed in a desperate quest to right injustice, or is history doomed to repeat itself?
A Splendid Defiance
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Series: Roundheads & Cavaliers, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,790. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Banbury, 1644. The Cavaliers hold the Castle, the Roundheads want it back and the town is full of Puritans. Consequently, the gulf between Captain Justin Ambrose and Abigail Radford appears unbridgeable. The key to their fate and that of the Castle is defiance. But is it enough? An enchanting story of forbidden love - and also the true account of one English castle during the Civil War.
The Highlander's Lady
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Series: Stolen Bride, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,210. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Highlander tamed... Laird Daniel Murray seeks adventure not marriage, until he stumbles across an enchanting lady with an offer he simply can't refuse and a desire he attempts to dismiss. A lady's passion ignited... The future of her clan at stake, Lady Myra must trust the handsome, charismatic Highland laird who promises to keep her safe--and sets her heart to pounding.
The Second Landing
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You set the price! Words: 160,990. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A fascinating study of Eastern Europe told by those who got out during and after World War II. The Second Landing is absolutely riveting. It helps to form a total concept of the period. For historians the book should have been a non-fiction historical chronicle, a source book, as much of what the author deals with, is not widely known.
Stone Thrower, the Legend of Louis Charbeneau
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Illusory tales of New World wonderments provide a spine-chilling backdrop for an exhilarating adventure of a one-armed boy searching the great unknown for the Jesuit priest who had taken him into his heart and raised him as his own.
The Long Dark Trail - Western Short Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this book you will find four western short stories, two non-fiction articles, and excerpts from two forthcoming western novels by Kerby Jackson. Jackson will take you way back to the wild, wild west where revenge lay in wait around every corner, and the aroma of black powder filled the air. Western short story collection approx. 18,000 words.
The Caretakers (Battle Cards)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Description The Caretakers The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.