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Playing Black
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
In a Time of Magic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In A Time of Magic is a tale of wildness, transformation and sexuality. On the tranquil Gulf Island of Vasquez, off BC, Ryan and Selene struggle to meet the challenges of returning to the land, opening to love, experimenting with sexuality, and learning from ancient spiritual traditions. This story will speak to anyone who has wondered what it would be like if they didn’t have to obey the rules.
Omphalos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
Bloody Lessons: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In Bloody Lessons, the third installment of the Victorian San Francisco Mystery series, it is the winter of 1880 and the teachers of San Francisco are under attack. Annie Fuller, the reluctant clairvoyant, has been called in to investigate by Nate Dawson, her lawyer beau, and readers will find a delightful blend of a cozy mystery and romantic suspense.
Starling
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 129,330. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
STARLING is an epic tale of love and survival, finding home and finding family. Its story is interwoven with the sweeping events of its period: Mass emigration from Scandinavia and Northern Europe, The Boer War, The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, the dawn of World War I. Six people recount this saga, in a style that blends classic Jane Austin and globe ranging James Michener.
Abigail's Legacy--A novel of early New England
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Abigail disappears amid accusations of witchcraft, but she leaves her lover Paul and young friend Bess a legacy of independence from the Puritan constrictions of seventeenth-century Concord. In parallel stories, connected by Abigail’s enduring inspiration, Bess becomes a gifted healer while Paul seeks a life that will balance his English and Indian natures.
Love Finds Its Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Love’s journey can be a long one, fraught with dangerous twists and turns. But if it’s meant to be, love will always find its way……..
The Paper Masque
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Elsie Wembley has never suffered boredom gladly. Oldest of three—and second in line to the throne—she knows Carby like the back of her hand, always staying only one step ahead of trouble. When Elsie meets button-down Laurence Flynn, however, it seems she may finally have found someone to keep her out of it for good—at least until his secrets catch up to them.
Bloody Season
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the three-time Golden Spur Award winner--the classic novel about Tombstone, Arizona... * The gunfight at O.K. Corral is the ultimate Western adventure--and Estleman's novel is the definitive account "Pistol-hot...rawhide tough."--Kirkus Reviews "Gritty and unwashed realism...a brutal showdown."--Elmer Kelton "High drama...so real you can smell the horses."--Elmore Leonard
Liberty
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When a plot to overthrow Caesar ensnares Rhyddes and Aquila as pawns in the dark design, Aquila must choose between the Celtic slave who has won his heart and the empire to which they both owe allegiance. Trusting no man and knowing the opposite of obedience is death, Rhyddes must embrace her arena name—and the love of a man willing to sacrifice everything to forge a future with her.
The Sound and the Silence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, in December 1971, Nick Nickell, a young California teenage farmer, joined the war effort to help secure American freedom. As a Marine Corpsman he fought to save lives during the battle at Okinawa. He returned home a hero…and a broken soldier.
Borderland
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Price: Free! Words: 87,550. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Before the Civil War divided the land, the land divided a proud family. Will Hartman's sons and daughters were a fierce and determined American family, with a legacy of honor and a bold dream to build new lives on the Missouri frontier.
Indebted
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,000. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
2 hired thugs, 1 sheriff, a pair of unlikely friends, & 1 court appointed nuisance-- what could possibly go wrong? This is a humorous adventure about the bonds between brothers-- even unintentional ones-- & the many hiccups of life. INDEBTED is a 'clean' read. Except for Gideon, who can ruin a new set of clothes in 3 sec. flat, pinch the blue ribbon prize & skid calamitously into town by supper.
Ripping Solice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
. The inhuman eyes glow with a malice that freezes the blood in my veins. The sickening yellow dots approach, and a hand shoots from the darkness locking itself around my neck. Its claws dig into my skin, squeezing my throat and blocking my building scream. The shadow, of what used to be a man, steps forward baring sharp dagger teeth that cut into its bottom lip. It opens its mouth ...
Heirs & Spares
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Set amidst the backdrop of Europe's Reformation in the late 16th century, Heirs & Spares is one part history, two parts palace plotting, and a whole lot of juicy romantic intrigue. Break out the spiced wine and sink in to this rousing read.
The Work of The Devil
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,950. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
London 1641: The first revolution by the people for the people is about to begin. Patrick Growsby, a printer's devil soon finds himself embroiled in a series of murders while the crown tries to muzzle him as he begins the very first investigative journalism. A romp in the spirit of the times through the sounds, sights and smells of a ribald city about to explode into open rebellion.
Epic Unearthed
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Price: Free! Words: 77,800. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
While glaciers began to melt all over the planet 12000 years ago, water levels started to rise 300 feet, swallowing any evidence of cultures living near the ancient coastlines. However, archeologists have found new civilizations older than the Egyptians and Sumerians. As history has to be rewritten, we have to ponder who were the heroes and antagonists of a forgotten time of the Atlanteans
The Kong Meng Legacy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,920. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Opium. A shipwreck. Lost treasure and; a murder mystery: The Kong Meng Legacy is a historical thriller with the lot. Set in Melbourne in the 1850s. Three strangers’ from around the world are drawn to the Gold Rush. Their lives will collide with consequences that will reverberate to the present day.
Time of Apache Tears
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Series: Tears of Apache Stone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,440. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(2.00 from 1 review)
The great grandson of the Apache warrior known as SJ66 takes on a task that will lead him up against a vengeful gang of villains sworn to destroy not only Stone but the whole town along with him. It will call on all of Stone’s abilities in the white man’s world and the deadly skills he has learnt from his Apache kin to survive and find justice.
Trinta e Três
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
E se Jesus tivesse nascido no Século XX? E se ele fosse brasileiro? Esta é uma obra de ficção que se passa durante trinta e três anos, entre 1940 e 1974 onde personagens imaginários interagem com personalidades reais em uma história que prende o leitor até o fim.