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Upheaval
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Price: $2.73 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by John Daysh. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In December, 1860 Theodora Kydd arrives by stagecoach at Shawneetown on the Ohio River in southern Illinois. She is a retired nurse who has been sent by Chicago’s Allan Pinkerton to investigate unusual sightings of a sometimes island that can be seen from Shawneeetown’s shore.
Herod, Statesman, Builder and Commander
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
He was not the monster of popular imagination but rather a brilliant man of his time. Energetic, fearless and with some surprisingly loyal friends, servants and relations, he was also a good friend of the supreme earthly power, the Roman Emperor, Augustus and his right hand man Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa.
Children come by ship
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in and around a small country village, this is a meditation on love, religion, and what it means to be a ‘good' person in a world where lies and appearances are more important than kindness and compassion. In this consistently unfair world, we see life through the eyes of two innocent individuals.
Death and disease in the peak and other past perils
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Death and Disease in the Peak and Other Past Perils is a fascinating book by John Spencer who has researched the various diseases that were prevalent the Peak District in bygone times.
Werelord Thal: A Renaissance Werewolf Tale
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Series: Werewolves in the Renaissance, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 164,490. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Thal embodies the ancient magic of the pagan past. He challenges a world conquered by a spiritual system that denies the flesh and forgets the Earth. Although wanted for Devil worship and shape shifting, he still boldly walks the streets of 16th century Prague. Jesuits hunt him. Mercenaries fear him. Musicians sing his praise, and women are captivated by his alpha swagger.
Annie McGuire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Inspired by verse on the gravestone of a child in an old cemetery, this is the touching story of family and friends who may have surrounded the little girl buried there. Filled with love and tenderness, this tiny tale provides a view of simple times gone by, and leaves the reader with a warm heart and a misty eye.
Artemisia - a Regency Novel in the Tradition of Jane Austen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,350. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Supremely romantic, humorous and elegantly written, 'Artemisia' brings to life the irrepressible sparkle of Jane Austen’s Regency world. As Artemisia, niece of the Duke of Wentworth, reluctantly embarks upon her first London Season she uncovers a scandalous family secret...and, before long, is entangled in a conspiracy with the high-handed Marquess of Chysm that stretches to Napoleanic France.
Nicholas Romano
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In true picaresque tradition the novel explores the coming-of-age of Dino, a young Italian boy. Touched by the horrors of war even though evacuated to his uncle's farm in wartime Italy, he witnesses Blackshirt activities. His return to the city after the war takes him into a world of literature and philosophy. His desire to become an observer of history leads to an accidental stay in prison.
Devil Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,250. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Arizona, 1875. Teddy Gamble runs the Gamble Stage Line. She doesn't need a partner...especially not Rhys Delmar, the handsome Frenchman who won half her company in a card game. They are like gunpowder and flint, but Rhys and Teddy must work together stop a devious rival who wants to put them out of business. Can they survive long enough to find love beneath the wild, wicked Devil Moon?
Chronicles of War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Chronicles of War is a work of historical fiction following Iowa farmer and father of four Job Trites and his family’s experience of the Civil War. It's a fast moving narrative, scenes shifting between the Trites’ farm in Iowa to encampments along the Mississippi River, from letters and recollections to the battle of Arkansas Post. Careful research and creative storytelling, powerfully combined.
The Communist Campaign in Karelia: A Hearts of Iron III Strategy Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
The WW2 strategy game Hearts of Iron 3 by Paradox Interactive has been through some real changes over the years. While Semper Fi and For the Motherland expanded game mechanics substantially, the fundamentals of land combat remained relatively the same. With the release of Their Finest Hour, even basic assumptions about how to play the game have changed enough to justify another strategy guide.
Crime In Its Time
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Deceit is universal and murder has no permanent home. Both Al Capone and a medieval relic thief could understand them. So could lawyers, teenagers, union members, contract killers, and Home Economics teachers. With rich historical detail, these seven tales range from England in the middle ages to Wisconsin in the present-day.
The Sword is Mightier: Scholar Knight (Book I)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England AD 1454, the chaotic eve of the Wars of the Roses. Jack Rose would rather be a scholar than a knight. However, when a brutal landowner steals his family estates and plans to evict the tenants, Jack must take up the sword and win back his inheritance by force of arms. This historical novel is based on the popular War of the Roses computer game by Paradox Interactive.
A Fall of Kings: Champions of Anglia (Book I)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The year is 1066, and the Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of England stands upon the brink of destruction. The Earls of Mercia and Northumbria unravel a conspiracy that could tear the Kingdom apart even as it faces invasion from both north and south. Based on the popular Crusader Kings II game by Paradox Interactive, A Fall of Kings is a fictional novel set in an alternate timeline of our own history.
The Ranee's Tears
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Sarah M Jefferson’s Historical Romance & Mystery novel, ‘The Ranee’s Tears’, is interesting and entertaining from start to finish. The Ranee's Tears - diamonds of great merit; The ‘Master’, criminal and madman; Rohase Harcourt a young lady of charm, intelligence and determination; Edward Carshalton gentleman, diplomat and soon - forced by circumstances - investigator of murder and mayhem.
Spitfire pilotes- Seconde Guerre mondiale-Les femmes extraordinaires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: French. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Les Nazis pulvériser Londres avec des bombes mortelles ! Sarah Randle lutte pour sa survie. Les femmes commencent à ferry Spitfires et autres avions militaires pour le discours les pilotes de la RAF pour la bataille. Sarah est l'une de ces femmes extraordinaires. Un pilote de Spitfire beau sauve sa vie. Peut-il faire appel à son cœur brisé, à aimer à nouveau ?
Façade
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
It was the year 1885 when Emilie Baetes lost everything. Her mother, her lifestyle, and Elizabeth, her one true love... Now, it is 1895, and Emilie has the chance to gain part of her past back. Disguised as a man, Emilie flees London in hopes of finding her beloved once more.
The Guardians of Karma
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An intriguing and action-packed story, set during the epoch of 'first wave' prehistoric ice-age civilisations, based on ancient vedic scriptures and legends of India. Few chapters within the book also attempt to unfold the scientific and philosophical concept of 'Karma' in the form of 'socratic dialogues'.
The Kennedy Coup
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
With a new, never-published photo. The 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy sees key facts fading from memory. In a world enthralled by instant communication and immediate conclusions, the simplest solutions are embraced. Questions of “Why” the assassination happened are forgotten. This recalls that the proof of any conspiracy lies in what happens after the coup.
The Girl at Panel 857
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
January 1945. WWII still rages overseas. Eager to do her patriotic duty, Tennessee farm girl Vera volunteers for a mysterious assignment. What she sees will haunt her throughout her life as a dark shadow falls over the post-war world.