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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?
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.
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: $7.99 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.
Wagon Master
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Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Chad is a wagon master and he thinks he is a coward. He still manages to deliver supplies to the frontline, rescue wounded, befriend the young Princess Asmara and inspire respect in his enemies. A story from Harrhein, set five hundred years ago in a fictional world, of a different sort of soldier.
Sword of Woden~Sorrow Hill~A Novel of Beowulf Ecgtheowson.
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Series: Sword of Woden, Book One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Geatland 500 a.d As the power of the Roman colossus wanes and dies the tribes and clans of Germania rush south. But they do not come alone. Unknown to men, the gods are also waging a war among themselves and Beowulf, the grandson of King Hrethel, has become the Allfather's chosen weapon. Sorrow Hill is the first volume in a trilogy shortlisted by the Historical Novel Society, Editor's Choice.
Territorial Rough Rider
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The three men find themselves on a military train and end up enlisting in the Rough Rider unit being formed by Teddy Roosevelt. In trying to save their skins, all three find themselves in the expeditionary force invading Cuba to defeat the Spaniards who are at war with the United States. The accuracy with which the battles are recounted is chillingly dramatic and unforgettable.
West of Washoe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This was not the first time Gil Ross had been to Virginia City in Nevada Territory. In the spring of 1860 he had gone there as a reporter to write about the new silver strikes. Four years later, he's there as mining engineer to prepare an official report on the potential wealth of the region for the Lincoln Administration. Much had improved, but there were new problems.
The Postmaster and the Spider
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Spring 1865--Thinking his war is over, Sevier Russell returns to his home in East Tennessee to find Hawkins County in shambles. A guerrilla leader runs the town, night riders threaten his family, and a string of brutal murders points to someone who is using the chaos for their own ends. It seems that when the armies stopped marching, the killing got personal.
A Trail to Wounded Knee
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,110. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In 1876 tensions run high on the prairie, where settlers push ever westward into Indian territories. Lt. Thaddeus Coyle was supposed to help keep the peace. Little did he know the greatest threat would be from his commanding officer. Driven to disobey a direct order, Coyle winds up court-martialed and abandoned by his family. A ruined man, he finds his only friend is Tom Merritt—Swift Hawk.
Rose in Dreamland
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Coney Island in 1907, known for its freaks and spectacles. But for Rose, Coney Island becomes a place of wonder, a place that makes memories. A place that saves lives...
The Last Campaign
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Cañon de los Embudos, Mexico - It's 1886 and General George Crook is holding a peace conference with the last wild band of Apache renegades and their chief, Geronimo. The Apaches are expected to lay down their arms and go peacefully to Arizona - until Geronimo disappears into the night with a small band of warriors.
Sherwood Forest: Robbing The Rich
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a Nottingham villager stumbles across the outlaws' camp, Robin is challenged to find a new way to help his people. Meanwhile, the town innkeeper's daughter is romanced by a travelling minstrel, much to her father's disapproval.
Swift Thunder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lance Barlow was only nineteen when he started riding with a Missouri militia group known as the Border Ruffians. Hed joined them seeking adventure, but their wanton destruction and murder of the Free-Staters was too much for him. After a brutal attack on a farm family, Lance couldnt take any more. He rebelled and switched sides. He reunited with his best friend, a freed slave named Shadrack.
Raiders of the Western & Atlantic
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Young Josiah Waymeier, a private in the 2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, has been chosen to be part of a daring and dangerous plan. A select group of Union soldiers will attempt to steal the General behind enemy lines and drive the engine straight to safety in Union territory, burning Confederate bridges as they go. Meanwhile, Josiah's mother has devised a bold plan of her of her own.
Almost Denied
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,980. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Regency Romance... Buying a piece of land, or building a city, shouldn’t be this hard… No one is going to take Gianna LeBon’s land and home from her. Not any man, not for any price. Pretending to be married may not be enough to save it or her. Colonel Ross Rayne knows how to deceive an enemy but he’s never had to use those skills on a stubborn, hard-headed, beautiful woman.
Audition for a Legend (Hellhole Saga, book 2) by S.L. Kotar and J.E. Gessler
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Series: Hellhole Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
To survive past the one-year life expectancy the Federal men in Topeka had given him, Kiley will need all the help of trusted friends to survive the threat of drifters, gunfighters, and outlaws, all eager to try their hand at bringing the new "Badge" down. If he lives, he will become a legend; if they gun him down, he will fill a grave on Boot Hill – next to those who had come before and failed.
Leica II
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: Italian. Published: August 13, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1943-1995. La macchina fotografica Leica II, che Manfred eredita dal padre con numerosi negativi, trascina tutti davanti alla propria coscienza e diventa il filo che lega diverse persone, alcune realmente esistite, che per vari motivi hanno posseduto quella macchina fotografica...