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Pages Of Your Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An aging Shirley Rumming has never had so many reasons to disclose details of her life. A life she concedes is based on secrets and lies. She worries her silence will demonstrate betrayal. Attempting to seek understanding and forgiveness she must reveal all however, her body is failing and she fears she is not long for this world.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-
Upon A Midnight Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
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"We must marry at once!' Stefan, Duke of Montmouth declared, fully expecting his betrothed to be delighted he had come to her rescue. But Rosalind refuses. She's insulting, infuriating, intoxicating and alluring enough to drive a man insane. With the fortitude of a sailor shipwrecked, abandoned, and a soldier warring for his life, Stefan decides to lay siege to the greatest prize, her heart.
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
Young Jiffo: The American Featherweight
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Much more than a boxing story, we witness the coming into manhood of Jiffo, an illiterate street brawling slum hoodlum, when Tom Riley, the retired heavyweight champion of Australia, invites him to join his boxing academy. Through the sport, Jiffo learns skill, character, and courage leading him to rise out of the no-hope existence in Sydney in 1900.
Remembering PT-927
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Price: Free! Words: 132,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
Rosie Wrinkles and the Wiccan Deity
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Why is eight-year-old Rosie Wrinkles in a sack…? And who is this strangely clad person with writing on his head who she persuaded to release her with the promise of showing him her magic? These are the first thoughts Rosie has on waking and finding herself abducted and going who knows where!
The San Gabriel Years
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Price: Free! Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A historical western set between the years 1858 through the early 1900's from Texas and the wild west through California. Grizzly Bears, Marauding Indians, Flash Floods, Bush-Whackers, Gun-Slingers, "The San Gabriel Years" brings to life real historical figures like you have never read before in this rare and fast-paced tale by American Author and Poet "Mark Paul" Sebar.
HIlls of Pride
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Montgomery accompanies her father from the New Orleans she loved and understood to the very different world of Winchester, Virginia. As she struggles to understand and to be accepted, this new world she is trying to embrace begins to crumble about her. As we walk with her through these hills of pride, Jamie must learn how to cope with a society that claims she is not worthy of inclusion.
Sweet Harmony
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sweet Harmony, the first in the Sweet Harmony Trilogy Harmony, Minnesota, 1937 Iris Andersen, protagonist, turns thirteen. Her two sisters are Merry Columbine, nine, and Martha Rose, three. Her parents left Richmond, Virginia, Iris’s real home, and moved to Harmony, Minnesota, a farming community. Iris had no say in this life changing event.
La guerra de Leda Aguiño
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 10, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Leda Aguiño es la historia de una superviviente en una época de egoísmos.
Newborn Nazi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"This family is amazing! A Nazi spy. A future SS officer. A brother in America oblivious to everything. And a sister who would kill us all." Germany, 1934 - SS officers entered the house of Hedwig Schultz and ripped her young brother from her. Selected for an elite division of the Hitler Youth, he will train indoctrination into the feared SS. Hedwig finds herself in a world of secrets and lies.
Whispered Music
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Find out if love prevails in this regency retelling of how Beauty tamed the savage beast. Scarred at a young age, Dominique Maksylov, Royal Prince of Russia, has lived a reclusive life. As a musical prodigy, he's known worldwide, but few ever see his face. Until Isabelle Hartwell enters his life.
The Wolf's Pursuit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,100. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
What happens when one is both Hunter and wolf? And how does a woman protect her heart from one who has the power to destroy everything she holds dear? Hunter Wolfsbane, Duke of Haverstone, should have never taken the mission...not after meeting her, not after kissing her, not after wanting her. A regency retelling of Little Red Riding Hood.
The War Wolf
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Series: The Sorrow Song Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 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 as the largest Viking army ever to set foot in British Isles lands under the command of the giant King Harald Hardrada of Norway and his ally Tostig Godwinson, brother to Harold, King of the Saxons. The huscarl Coenred find before the spears of his enemies, fighting his people, his lords, and the woman he has come late to love.
The Left-Eye Gang
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Smoke Tallen started out with a rough deal in life. It’s difficult making a break with the past and with success other pains follow. A mysterious near-death shooting brings a confusing mess of murder and trouble with it and before long Smoke must turn again back to the old ways he has left behind.
Trail of Crosses
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Series: Lost Colony, Book 2. Price: $4.99 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.
Roses of Ridgeway, Volume One
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Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
This volume contains 3 Historical Romance novellas: -Kissing the Captain: Interracial BWHM (African American Heroine, Hispanic Hero) -The Preacher's Paramour: AA- (African American Hero and Heroine) -Loving the Lawman: Interracial BWWM (African American Heroine, Caucasian/White Hero) Heat Level: Sweet (love scenes take place off page, behind closed doors)
Blind Cupid Collection
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Series: Blind Cupid. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,900. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Madam Rea chose the name The Blind Cupid for her brothel because she knew love would never take root in the den of sin. Rea and her employees hide wretched pasts and devastating secrets while remaining cool and detached with regard to their carnal dealings. But Desmond, Lila, and Rea cannot deny the desire they feel or the fact their hidden emotions and passions are awakened.
Shark in the Water
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Series: Cold War Chronicles, Book One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,800. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Assent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
At the close of World War II, Dr. James Palmer, nationally esteemed physicist who developed nuclear research used in the atom bomb dropped on Japan, mysteriously disappears.