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The Cross Of Santiago
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,400. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When a long-lost aunt bequeaths a mysterious golden cross to Amanda Morrison, a strange series of events ensues. On a quest to find the truth about her family's past, Amanda unlocks the secret to an ancient love story, destined to find its happy ending. An intriguing tale of love, redemption and the power of a soul's promise.
Patsy
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story that has been waiting to be told for 50 years. What happened on that fateful day in Dallas when Kennedy was shot and the chilling events leading up to the assassination. Lee Harvey Oswald is cast in the title role… but he sheds that role and becomes the leading man in this drama that shocked the nation – and the world – and gives him what he had been searching for his whole life.
Ticket to Paradise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ticket to Paradise is Historical Fiction at its best – meticulously researched and based on the true story of the Welsh emigration to Patagonia. With a wealth of characters brought to life, populating a story that illustrates the fight against injustice and the terrible forces of nature. Ultimately it is the story of one man and his family, and their quest to find a better life for themselves.
Washington Burning
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,260. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
a ship’s captain at 15, wolfe became a hero at 24 winning the only u s navel victory in the revolutionary war. he grew rich as a french privateer and was intimate with josephine bonaparte and marie antoinette. he nearly stopped the british from burning washington in 1814 and was key in the defense of baltimore. this is mostly true story of his torrid love affair while washington burned.
The Kid on Slapton Beach
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
War is hard enough when your dad is missing in action, and even harder when you have to leave everything you know and love. Twelve-year-old Harry is one of three thousand people leaving the coast in Devon during the Second World War as US troops move into the area, planning secret D-Day rehearsals on the beach there in April 1944. But what if your most treasured possession is left behind?
Wolf Creek: The Quick and the Dying
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The people of Wolf Creek look at artist James Reginald De Courcey and see an English dandy who couldn’t hurt a fly. But like most people in town, he has a secret; he is actually the infamous outlaw Sampson Quick. Months ago, he left his gang and decided to turn over a new leaf… but they have found him, and need his help to bleed Wolf Creek dry. And they won’t take no for an answer…
West End Kid: Tales from the Forties
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An imaginative collection of 9 short stories about a group of kids growing up in Hamilton, Ontario during World War Two. This coming of age collection captures the spirit of the times and reflects the age-old challenges facing every generation.
Mrs Morgan’s Gift
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,020. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the widow of Joe Carter's old employer leaves a very generous gift to him, his wife, Peggy and their children, little does Joe know at the time, but it is set to change his family's life forever. It leads them on a path from poverty and enables them to touch the lives of others with their good fortune. Against a backdrop of social change in Britain in the first half of the twentieth century.
Remember Wake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on a true story. . . December, 1941—Tiny Wake Island is under attack. This compelling novel of World War II tells the true story of the civilian men captured on Wake and enslaved in Japanese prison camps and the women they left behind.
Hot Coffee on the Mississippi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
“Hot Coffee on the Mississippi” takes place during the great depression of the 1930’s near a town named Hot Coffee. The father, Jim York, loses his job and is forced to make their small farm support his family, and they all work together to survive. The York family has hard times and good times during those depression years.
Better You Go Home
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 93,590. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Chico Lenoch wonders why his Czech father refuses to contact family left behind the Iron Curtain. After discovering letters revealing the existence of a half-sister, he travels to the Czech Republic to find his forgotten sister and unearth the secrets his father has buried all these years. Chico’s quest is complicated by his urgent need for a donor kidney. Might his sister be a candidate?
The Balkan Cross
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Yance Adams, an American employed by a millionaire art collector in London in 1914, is sent to Egypt to pick up a religious icon that at one time was kept in the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople, Turkey, the city that was founded by the Roman Emperor Constantine in the 4th century. It is in Egypt however, that Yance is pulled into a vortex of conspiracy, murder and international intrigue.
Benjamin Street
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Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Why would a wealthy 74 year-old man want to renovate a dilapidated apartment building in a poor section of a crime- ridden city? Jack Bartlett is driven by memories both wonderful and horrendous during his tenure there in 1943. Inner demons now make the resurrection of the tired building his one and only priority.
George's Creek to Georgia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,890. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Having done thirty years of genealogy research on her family, Barbara Dumas Ballew tells the story of four generations of her ancestors from 1795 to 1880. She'll keep you spellbound as she weaves the saga of their lives.
Waiting for the Crest
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,110. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 and represented by Durragraphix. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
2013 saw the once-in-a-lifetime flood of epic proportions in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The flooding occurred with a ‘perfect storm’ of events, which saw spring run off from the Rocky Mountains west of the city, coincide with heavy rains.
Fancy Vol 7: The Final Chapter
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Series: Fancy, Book 7. Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
After their wedding, Fancy and husband Bob Gentry settle in the new town of Seattle to begin their lives together. Danni Potter's father dies after telling her she was adopted and urging her to go west and try to find her birth family. Will their paths cross?
Felling of the Sons: A Bonanza Novel
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 101,270. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Cartwrights are back! Characters from the popular TV western live again in this approved novel of revenge and murder. An enemy from Ben Cartwright's past vows to take the lives of his sons in payment for the death of his wife. A rousing good tale even if you never saw the TV show.
The Project Lion Series: The Candidate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,670. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Driven on by a need to locate and secure his wife and children, Alex Martell finds himself thoroughly unprepared as he becomes swept up in global conspiracies and the agendas of competing world powers.
Balls (September 1981)
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Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Daring Damsels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 386,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A LADY'S CHARADE by Eliza Knight DANCE OF DESIRE by Catherine Kean MIDNIGHT SHADOW by Laurel O'Donnell SPRING'S FURY by Denise Domning