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Fire in the Hole
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the late 1880s, two Austrian coal miner brothers were among the thousands of Europeans that immigrated to America. Going to work as replacement 'scabs' for the striking miners at one of the many mines of the booming Southeast Kansas coal fields, they searched for a better life as new naturalized citizens, but instead, found the same dangerous and unhealthy working conditions.
Power Outage
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Join Bob, Dave, Susan and Emma in a cross country action packed adventure as they journey to their philosopher king after the electrical power goes out everywhere. If you still somehow think Osama blew up the World Trade Center buildings 1,2 & 7 then this is not the book for you. If you are looking for some entertainment, a thriller, something completely different then jump right in.
Shadows Wake
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
An unexpected danger; a courageous resolution. . . Gold Hill is a peaceful small town with a dark secret and forgotten calling. When an ancient evil threatens to escape its prison within the mountain, the tribal bloodline needed to contain it has become dangerously diluted. One girl and her friends are all that stand between the mountain demon and the outside world.
Gone for a Soldier
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Series: The Owen Family Saga. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Virginia secedes from the Union, Rulon Owen enlists and goes to war. It will take vigilance and luck to survive and make it home to his wife, Mary, and the son he's never seen. At home, Mary faces her own soul-draining battles. Separated by war and circumstance, Rulon and Mary discover that not all enemies wear the Union blue.
A Glitch in Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
When a wealthy recluse invites some friends to visit, he sends his helicopter to transport them to his home. But his visitors are puzzled by the strange behaviour of the helicopter pilot. The man claims to have been one of a group of people who underwent a time travel experience. The time traveller, it seems, is the subject of Biblical prophet Ezekiel’s famous vision of ‘wheels within wheels’.
Again and Always
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
A childhood friendship, separated by distance and time, blossoms when Grace and Joseph reconnect and forge a new relationship amidst the challenges of family secrets and betrayal.
Capable of Honor
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 225,990. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Capable of Honor, the third novel in the grand, bestselling Advise and Consent saga, is a compelling blockbuster that shines a harsh and revealing spotlight on how the media shapes the news, guides public opinion, creates policy—and tries to shape history itself.
Fair Wind to Bahia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Shipwrecked on a Brazilian beach in the year 1834, two couples stumble onto a plantation where they find a knife in the owner's back. Harrowing encounters with Indians, escaped slaves and ruthless landlords conspiring to assassinate eight-year old future leader, Dom Pedro II, lead to a dangerous transfusion to save the cholera-stricken young prince.
The Forth Conspiracy
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Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
William Darmon and his wife Elizabeth, owners of Mayfair Hall, fall victim to rival Forth family who introduce a bill into Parliament called the Writ of Confiscation. It will repossess the Darmon's ancestral home unless they can find their missing deed. A late family friend hid the document on a trip to Egypt decades earlier, leaving a clue to its location only visible in the night sky of 1825.
The Adventures of Chip Doolin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Adventures of Chip Doolin is the highly reviewed and rated short novel by Neal Bogosian, for young adults and baseball fans of all ages. The novel chronicles the tales of a spirited and determined farm boy from Somewhere, Virginia, who has few life tools and an abundance of raw talent, who becomes the starting first baseman for the 1909 Detroit Tigers. Before Babe Ruth, there was Chip Doolin!
Tombstone Conspiracy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
When Confederate officer Brady Brandau returns home at the end of the war, he finds his family estate devastated and his relatives dead or missing. Deciding to continue the war in his own way he heads west, accompanied by a beautiful Confederate spy. The phantom legion that they gather in Arizona Territory cannot even be proven to exist.
Twist of Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Time = the fourth dimension and a measure in which events can be ordered from the past through the present into the future But what happens when two of those dimensions collide? From breathtaking fjords and conquering Vikings of Norway to the lush green isles of Ireland and its ever-battling lairds; from the white sand dunes of Egypt to a simpler life in the USA, including the iconic Route 66.
A Very Irish Curse
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Could the events of more than four hundred years ago really have some bearing on the murder of a brilliant history student? Was it right for two professors to go to investigate, finding themselves drawn deeper and deeper into a world of witches and the occult, centring on a tiny Irish town where the unnatural happenings of 1689 have never been fully resolved…
My Lady Ellen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ellen Sinclair is the daughter of a Bristol merchant, a member of a family ambitious to succeed. Brought into fashionable society at the age of fifteen, she struggles against her fate for the man she loves, but is caught between two loyalties...
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.
Sky Lark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
The Blackguards
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
"The Blackguards” is a story of politics and big business as Nick races to uncover the truth before he gets killed. Targeted for the general reader, it will also appeal to those interested in conspiracies, mysteries, and suspense. The characters are tough Americans up against near-impossible odds, making “The Blackguards” a relevant, good-versus-evil thriller with just enough facts & reality.
The Town That Disappeared
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Driven from his neighborhood during the Chicago fire of 1871, Adrian moves to the Michigan wilderness. The town is called Singapore – as if a name could make a tiny spit of a town into a great seaport. Just as Adrian starts to feel that Singapore is his home, he discovers the moving sand dunes along the Lake Michigan shore are slowly burying his town. How can he fight both man and nature?
Stalking Jack
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,410. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The SS City of New York is about to embark on its maiden voyage to England. It is August, 1888 and Madeline Donovan is a passenger on this ship. It is an unexpected trip she has taken, because the thought of being in America or around anything familiar at Christmas, when the anniversary of the tragedy occurred, would be unthinkable. Now everything changes, Jack the Ripper arrives.
Fallen
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fallen intertwines the lives of Grey Bear, in the aftermath of the Marias Massacre of 1870, and Calvin, the son of an alcoholic, abusive father, escaping to the wilderness of Northwest Montana in 1997. Central to Grey Bear's story is the relationship with his son, a strong-spirited, inquisitive boy of ten named Running Dog. After Grey Bear's tribe is decimated by a ruthless Cavalry brigade.