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Smokey Bear: The Cub Who Left His Pawprints on History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,480. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the first novel written about the real bear cub who survived a forest fire high in the New Mexican mountains to become the living representative of his namesake, the icon Smokey Bear, famous for preserving wildlife and wilderness.
Blades of Grass
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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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.
The Collected Short Stories of Kediak
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Lions, kukanku, and bears oh my! Follow the ice age trader/adventurer Kediak as he travels around the Middle Lands and encounters a legendary hunter, unique species, and cannibals, all with a backdrop of prehistoric cultures and the bitter extremes of the ice age.
On The Gunline: A Hugh Harnlee Naval Saga
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,470. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Gunner's Mate (Guns) First Class Hugh Robert Harnlee begins his rise in the US navy following a turret fire on the USS Wilmington on the gun line off the coast of Vietnam in 1970.
Piccadilly Doubles 1: The Spirit Horses and The Scalp Hunter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lou Cameron’s acclaimed WWA Spur Award-winning western, The Spirit Horses, based on true events in the Old West is finally available in ebook, as part of the new series of ‘Piccadilly Doubles’. The Scalp Hunter is a bonus story written by Robert E Howard, well-known for creating Conan the Barbarian.
Mr Jack Nobody
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,570. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Your name is Jack Nobody. Orphaned at the age of five you now live in the workhouse and survive on meagre wages and rations augmented by petty thieving. Still, it's a little better than climbing up chimneys which you had to do previously until you grew too big for that work. Now at the age of nine what are your prospects? Poverty, disease or prison?
One Above and One Below
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
One Above And One Below unfolds the stories of Michael and Franz, their lives, loves, aspirations and difficulties. Trevor Towers' charming novel is full of interesting and in-depth naval details, thrilling descriptions of sea battles and honourable characters.
Hidden Truth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jacob Rawlings, retired magistrate, fisherman and master story teller, transports his daughter and grandchildren to his days of working on smacks in the 1860s, fishing boats trawling the perilous and unpredictable sea.
Theodor Fontane - A Prussian in Victorian London
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There are countless factual and fictional accounts of life in Victorian England, but not many by foreigners, and few as engaging and entertaining as these sketches by the German novelist Theodor Fontane, written when he lived in London for publication in German periodicals.
Warpath
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Series: Searcher Western, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Searcher, John Stone wonders if he’ll ever find peace. It’s a good bet he won’t find it on the way to Tucson, not with a band of Mexican cut-throats after him, sworn to avenge the death of their leader. And not while the desert is home to the marauding Apache. Even if Stone can dodge the bullets and arrows, ahead lies the vast desert itself, more merciless than any battlefield he's ever faced.
Ride the Wide Country
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Series: A Hart the Regulator Western, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Regulator is Wes Hart, ex-Texas Ranger, ex-rider with Billy the Kid. The train had a very special cargo as far as the Regulator was concerned. His lady and her two young kids were aboard. Then the desperadoes came. Lead flies like a red-hot hailstorm and one of the victims is one of those kids. Hart has a vengeance run on his his hands now. Those killers will pay in blood and he will collect.
Massacre!
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Series: Herne the Hunter, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Hunting down his quarry in Kansas brought back memories Jed Herne had kept locked away for more than twenty years. He’d been a young boy, full of gall, with his friend Whitey Coburn. He had rode alongside the Younger and James brothers as part of Quantrill’s Raiders through Missouri and Kansas. They’d killed around a thousand folks. Now he had the chance to exoricse the bad memories ...
The Kincaid County War
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Series: Wild Bill, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,420. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wild Bill Hickok was working for the law when he went to Kinkaid County, Wyoming. Hundreds of prime longhorn cattle had been poisoned, and Bill was sent by the Pinkerton Agency to get to the bottom of it. He didn’t expect to land smack dab in the middle of an all-out range war, but that’s exactly what happened. before this was over he’d be testing his gun skills if he hoped to get out alive.
Gaylord's Badge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Frank Gaylord truly believed he’d done a good job in Colter County. There was talk behind his back - how he was secretly on the payroll of the Chain Ranch, of how he favored the large cattle barons over the small ranchers.Gaylord had always been an honest lawman, but when wealth, power and a beautiful woman are dangled in front of him, it looks like his badge is about to be bought.
Bärnstenar i vattnet
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 184,030. Language: Swedish. Published: August 28, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
"Jag har då aldrig sett sådana ögon. De lyste i mörkret som glödande kol. Och så håret! Som eld, jag svär. Och när barnet lades i moderns famn, så dog hon. På fläcken. Bara så där. Det var djävulens barn, det är jag säker på."
Le notti buie dei Franchi
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Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Anno Domini 781: nella cittá di Tours accadono misteriosi delitti.Qual è l'identità della prima vittima?Cosa si nasconde dietro agli omicidi?E chi è il misterioso investigatore?Una storia vera che sembra leggenda, con personaggi reali e una ambientazione accurata: il romanzo ha richiesto piú di due anni di lavoro e decine di volumi per la ricerca bibliografica necessaria.
The Illusion of Being Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Charleston, South Carolina, cousins Paul Gildbridge and Luke Pharo are searching for a letter from Catherine the Great to one of their ancestors. Following the trail, Luke realizes he is on a spiritual search that began in Russia when he met a witch in Moscow, while Paul is pushed to consider where his real passions are leading him.
Stuckey's Gold: The Curse of Lake Juzan
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Series: Stuckey's Bridge Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
“Stuckey’s Gold: The Curse of Lake Juzan” is the final installment in the “Stuckey’s Bridge Trilogy” and is the tale of four generations struggling to escape a curse caused by greed.
Spake As a Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 136,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.
A Secret Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,280. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014 by Prism Book Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The German Army of World War II rips Karl Von Steuben from his family and privileged life, forcing him to conceal his American sympathies and Jewish heritage.