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The Prince and the Pretender
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
To this day, the truth behind the supposed death and reemergence of the first "False" Dmitri remains a mystery. Explore this sordid and tragic tale of Tsarist Russia during the Time of Troubles through the eyes of young Xenia, daughter of Tsar Boris Godunov. Xenia must choose between love, lust, and family in the midst of scandals, war, and tragedy. Her decision will change the fate of all Russia.
Texas Rain Dance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The most publicized drought was during the 1930s. However, from 1950 ~ 1957 there was an equally, if not more severe drought, in the Midwest of the USA. This historical story is fiction based upon fact. It's a story of one family who experienced the hardship of those times in Los Angelo, Texas.
The Amazing Adventures of Cholly Blake
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 1 review)
A newspaper’s grossly overblown account of a Great Lakes ‘sinking’ dramatically changes a humble sailor’s life in 1879 -- and turns him into a Canadian hero. The fantastical exploits of Cholly Blake include piracy, duels, treasure-hunting, a thrilling raft voyage, terror in a runaway balloon, visits to a vile “sweating den” -- and they nearly trigger an accidental "war" with the United States.
Alexei and Rasputin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
ALEXEI and RASPUTIN gives a face, a personality and a soul...to the boy who carried on his small frame two impossible burdens - heir and hemophiliac. Taken from first person historical accounts, ALEXEI and RASPUTIN is a novel about the boy whose murder changed the course of the world. Due to the unearthing of the tsarevich's remains in 2007, there is renewed interest in the family.
La Princo ĉe la hunoj (Originala romano en Esperanto)
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 200,300. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 25, 2013 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
620-paĝa originale verkita, historia romano pri la vivo, kulturo, moroj de la hunoj en la 3-a jarcento aK.
Il sacro fuoco della regina
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: Italian. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
E’ una storia di amore, di amicizia, di guerra vissuta nel 1200 a.c. nel Lazio. La trama si sviluppa in un clima colmo di premonizioni e di destini incrociati, dove il naturale e il soprannaturale, la morte e la vita si fondono in un continuo inseguirsi per dare spazio alla leggenda. Gli spunti narrativi e i personaggi mitologico-storici intorno ai quali si sviluppa la trama, provengono dall’Eneid
Runaway “Their Moment in Time”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.
Tara's Forgotten Son
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Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.
The Priest's Tale
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Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Ottoman Cycle, book 2 Crete, 1492. With vengeful Turkish pirates, slave markets, sea battles, enigmatic desert nomads, secretive knights, swordfighting Italians and a distressing time clad once more in priestly garb, Skiouros' life has never been more complex, and his end goal never seemed so far away.
Alexei and Rasputin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
ALEXEI and RASPUTIN gives a face, a personality and a soul...to the boy who carried on his small frame two impossible burdens - heir and hemophiliac. Taken from first person historical accounts, ALEXEI and RASPUTIN is a novel about the boy whose murder changed the course of the world. This is the second edition of the novel originally written in 2000. Due to the unearthing of the tsarevich's rema
The Girl from Ithaca
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Imprintli. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A Spartan war ship sails into Ithaca and two men arrive to demand the fulfillment of an oath. When Odysseus joins the Greek alliance against Troy, his little sister, fourteen-year-old Neomene, is thrust into a world she knows little about.
Between Rail and River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the Fitzgerald Family continues in this second book of "The Canawlers" series. Having experienced the horrors of the Civil War as it reached the C&O Canal, the Fitzgeralds must now try of survive as the canal draws more attention from the North and the South. They are also faced with problem unrelated to the war but impacting each member of the family.
Heller's Canal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tired of hunting dwindling buffalo, Sam Claiborne yearns for the Rocky Mountains. In search of water, he happens upon Littleton, Colorado Territory. “Resupply and rest ,” he laments, leading his horse and dog into town. Young Emma Garrison pleases his eyes and speaks of the dry Platte River and growing despair. Sam senses foul play. Heller’s Canal is the beginning. A battle for justice is the end
Hildie at the Ghost Shore
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Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Hildie is the mistress of Runecraft. Come meet her in Belgium and experience the magic of the Runes, Sleipnir, and Odin. This is a historical and supernatural mystery, a short story that was originally published at Fiction365. If you like quiet little mystery stories with a flavor of the past, and a dash of the spirit world, Hildie will bring you there.
A Rebellious Spirit: Daniel Tracey
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Series: The Tracey Irish Family, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Daniel Tracey, an Irish farmer from Tipperary, seeks escape from hardships in Ireland in 1815, hoping to establish a homestead in Canada for his little family. Instead his family is almost torn apart as he finds himself immersed in the struggle for true political freedom and democracy in Lower Canada and becomes a Patriote fighter in the 1837 Rebellion.
Viva Cuba Libre
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Screenplays » Drama
This screenplay is a fictionalized drama of the real involvement of a young British man in the leadership of the Cuban counterrevolutionary organization "Unidad Revolucionária", supported and ultimately betrayed by the CIA and the United States government. After the Bay of Pigs our hero is picked up by G2, interrogated for 3 months and sent to trial as the responsible CIA agent.
Masterson
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1919 frontier lawman Bat Masterson revisits the scenes of his early days and discovers the wild west has vanished. Now there are wheat farmers and Prohibition-- and an effort to blot out the past. In this poignant novel, Masterson comes to grips with his legend and tries to set the record straight.
Feep's Commentaries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Josiah Feep, a French and Indian War soldier, meets a lovely shopgirl, Ophelia, but then is sent off on a dangerous campaign to capture Fort Ticonderoga.
KAISA: A Historical Novel of Michigan’s Copper Mining & Oil and Gas Exploration Industries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Born in the Michigan copper mines of a Holland, Michigan, Dutch schoolteacher and Finnish copper miner during the turbulent times of the 1913 Keweenaw Peninsula copper miner’s strike , Kaisa’s saga traces her life to the 1930s oil boomtown of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan,Mackinac Island, Michigan and Jekyll Island, Georgia, where Nazi U-Boats threaten, Kaisa finds love and intrigue.
Wallace: For Freedom Alone
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Red Cap Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
‘Wallace: For Freedom Alone’ is the English language translation of the first part of the trilogy written by E. G. Spitzer of the legendary battle of the hopelessly outnumbered Sir William Wallace, Chieftain of Ellerslie, against the English occupying power for the freedom of his beloved Scotland.