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Del Morbo - Una cronaca del 1770
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Price: $2.58 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: Italian. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Lille Havn. Un piccolo porto in un minuscolo regno del Nord, da qualche parte fra Prussia e Danimarca. Indistinto, irraggiungibile, il profilo inclinato di un veliero all’àncora in alto mare, immobile sul filo dell’orizzonte... La sua comparsa coincide con l’erompere spaventoso del morbo, con una triste sequela di ammalati e di lutti. Ma chi è che parla nella paura, fra il delirio e e la morte?...
Les Enfants perdus - Signe de Piste
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Printemps 1945. Les Russes déferlent sur l’Allemagne. A Berlin, du fond de son bunker, Hitler considère l’étendue du désastre dans lequel il a entraîné le Reich "millénaire"… Un rêve, pourtant, le hante encore : « La dernière levée ! »
Watch For The Talleyman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,670. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dolly Tomkins lives in the mean streets of 1920s Salford where the only one making a decent living is the talleyman, who has a moneybag where his heart should be. Dolly’s mam is in hock up to her ears, but when Nifty Jack offers to wipe the slate clean in return for Dolly’s favours, she takes him on at his own game. And in the process is in danger of losing the love of her life.
Tug River Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a fictional murder mystery set in 1897 at the site of the Hatfield & McCoy feud. Deputy Sheriff Richard James, a Canadian, finds himself having to juggle cultural differences, grief over the recent loss of his wife and son, and a murder investigation, after a McCoy is found dead from a snakebite. The death threatens to reignite the Hatfield/McCoy feud as Richard struggles to solve it.
Absolution's Curse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Decades of scams litter Frank's past, but an impromptu return home brings a chance to start an honest life, setting into motion an adventure with stakes no ex-riverboat gambler should accept.
The Gunner's Daughter - A historical satire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A Reverend, sent to a small New England town in 1771 to settle the estate of a rich man, is duped by greedy land speculators into applying archaic medieval laws of torture to do away with the town's population.
Sinai
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by December House. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
How can a fresh corpse in a Cairo morgue be 3,500 years old? From the Egypt of The Exodus, to an Egypt falling under an Islamic revolution Sinai is a timeslip thriller for our time.
Georgiana Darcy's Diary / Pemberley to Waterloo Bundle
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Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 145,760. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
This bundle includes Georgiana Darcy's Diary and the sequel Pemberley to Waterloo which make up the first two books of the Pride and Prejudice Chronicles. A preview of book three, Kitty Bennet's Diary is also included.
In Turbulent Times
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 132,550. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Since its inception as a semi-autonomous country within the United Kingdom, Northern Ireland has survived the convulsions of the Civil War, the privations of the Second World War, the abortive IRA campaign of violence in the 1950s, and the student-led agitation for civil rights in the 1960s that led to over thirty years of brutal terror, euphemistically referred to as The Troubles.
Somewhere County, Kansas
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
We, who live in the 21st Century, rarely wonder what it was like to live in the 19th Century. Specifically between 1800 and 1912. Now, there was a writer, who lived during that time, but her Historical Novel was never published. A Historical Novel is a contradiction in terms. Then I came along, whereof I find this writers novel in a metal box in the middle of Kansas, and I rewrote this Novel.
Jack Straw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jack Straw, a cowboy-cum-miner is late to a dying western trade and finds himself stuck in a fading boom town. His fortune turns when he crosses paths with Shannon, a tramp, who by way of Texas, has set his sights on a future in the west. Together, they navigate the underbelly of cow towns, saloons and hotels along the Southern Pacific, each heading toward their fate, a half a mile from Tucson.
The Fires of Menai
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In the year 60, Nero orders his legions to attack the sacred island of Mona off the coast of Wales. They are met on the beaches by a mob of Druids, screaming curses and waving torches. Two people from different worlds--Angharad,daughter of a Celtic freedom fighter, and Marcus Valens, a Roman tribune--find themselves caught up in the terrible events that follow as all Britannia erupts into flames.
Long Live The American Empire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Great American Rebellion has failed. George Washington was killed with most of the Continental Congress in battle, and Benedict Arnold has used his resulting fame and adulation to launch a career in British politics. The great issues of the 19th century, from imperialism and westward expansion to slavery and the industrial revolution, confront a very different America.
Black Moon - The legend of Pango-marama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
NZ Maori deemed Hawaiki to be their ancestral home & Tiki, 1st man from the heavens, to be son of the god of war and the goddess of death. But half-human, half-bird Manaia, son of Tane and Hine-nui-te-Po, was the 1st. The 2 tribes lived in harmony for generations but food dwindled & the bird people were ousted. Follow their perilous paths, even to the Underworlds, retold in this gripping legend.
Luftigel and Doppelgänger
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Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this fifth volume of the Magnetron Chronicles series, Magnetron’s mysterious disappearance in 1901 is revealed, as are his romantic interests. Having journeyed to Berlin, the Hogalum Society members seek to clear their names and hunt down Eldridge Compost before he can do more harm. In so doing, they will be drawn into Compost’s schemes, culminating in a battle to the death over German skies.
Eternity (The Calnis Chronicles #2.2) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain #1: Emergence)
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Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Having escaped an ambush, Luke must discover who, or what, is controlling the police. But is he willing to put his recently discovered immortality on the line for his new allies? 
The second Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
Ricasoli Soldier: A Novel Inspired by True Events
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Leo left his native Sicily in 1806 to serve in the British Army in Malta. All he had were dreams and ambitions of youth. He wanted to become a professional soldier to serve his country. Based at Fort Ricasoli, he forged new friendships and fell in love with Lisa, a village girl from Kalkara. But his hopes, dreams and ambitions turned into a terrifying ordeal and desperate struggle to stay alive.
The Moss Garden Journal Of Chan Wing Tsit
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Price: Free! Words: 76,090. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
1750. A young Buddhist priest traveling to Korea is caught in storms, driven across the Pacific and shipwrecked. Lacking survival skills, he is taken in by the local people who are far from the barbarians he expected; they are complex, political, sophisticated, urbane and multilingual; a community of traders and priests with deep cultural and spiritual ways and little need for his Buddhist dharma.
The Prisoner
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Price: Free! Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first 50 years of Australia's settlement by the white man was a time of brutality, cruelty, and harshness - not always on the part of the prisoners. One man, transported for a crime today's world would consider minor, finds that regardless of his crime, regardless of his past, he comes to a time when he discovers some things are worth dying for.
The Plot
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A short fictional story in which the life of Jesus Christ is depicted as a carefully orchestrated political plot.